Parish Openings

Food Service Director

St. Pius X, Urbandale, IA

St. Pius X has an immediate opening for Food Service Director.  The Director leads an amazing nutrition team and oversees all aspects of the school lunch program.  They are responsible for planning, organizing, directing, staffing and controlling the program in accordance to local, state and federal policies.  If you are interested in joining the fast-pace, Christ centered, St. Pius X school team, or have additional questions, please contact the school Principal, Mr. Alex Baranosky at 515-276-1061.  or email him

Faith Formation Director

St. John The Apostle, Norwalk

St John the Apostle Parish in Norwalk, IA is hiring a full time Director of Faith Formation for preschool through High School programs. This would include sacramental preparation, family, and youth activities and forming catechists. St. John’s is an active and vibrant parish just south of Des Moines.  For more information contact Father Dan Kirby at or 515-981-4855.

To apply for the position, send a resume with recommendations to  


Director of Evangelization

Sacred Heart West Des Moines

Sacred Heart Church WDM is adding a new position, Director of Evangelization!  If you are outgoing, high energy and have a heart for Evangelization, this full-time position might be for you.   Under the leadership of the pastor, the director of evangelization will shepherd the overall vision for evangelization in the parish. The individual will be responsible for creating, implementing, and evaluating a comprehensive strategy for evangelization at Sacred Heart. See the full job description and apply at

Director of Music & Liturgy

Saint Ambrose Cathedral

 Would you like to use your skills in music and coordination to keep our St. Ambrose Cathedral liturgies beautiful, meaningful, and high quality? Would you embrace our unique opportunities to involve parishioners and music of many cultures in our liturgy? 

For more information, please visit our website at:   Parish Life Tab-Community News.

Full-time Religious Education Director/Coordinator

St. Patrick's Catholic Church of Neola

 St. Patrick's Catholic Church is looking for an ambitious, self-starter to plan and oversee life-long faith formation through religious education programming, catechetical sessions, prayer opportunities, and service to others.   Visit for more information.


Director of Worship

Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart

Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart parish in Ankeny is seeking a full-time Director of Worship.  The ideal candidate will have experience and/or training in planning Catholic worship for the Church’s Liturgical Year as well as a working knowledge of Sacred Music, both choral and congregational.  This individual must be skilled at interpersonal relationships with experience and knowledge to deal effectively with a variety of situations and personalities.  Form more information visit our website:




St. Francis of Assisi, West Des Moines

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church is looking for a full time bookkeeper. The bookkeeper is responsible for managing church finances and financial business processes. This includes processing weekly offerings, other forms of income, school tuition collections and payment processing.  The applicant should have an AA or AS degree in Accounting, Business or a related field and 1-3 years of experience in Accounting, Business or a related field. The applicant must also have the ability to learn multiple databases; ParishSoft, PDS, FACTS and have experience with Microsoft Office. For a full job description, please visit their website at Applicants can send their resume to Tim Schulte, our Business Manager at


EDGE Coordinator

St. Francis of Assisi, West Des Moines

St. Francis of Assisi is looking for an EDGE Coordinator to serve our 6th-8th grade youth! The EDGE Coordinator oversees formation for 6th-8th graders utilizing, in part, the EDGE curriculum published by Life Teen. Hours are negotiable; full-time or part-time will be considered based on availability and qualifications. Some evenings and weekends required. If interested, please see the full job posting and application instructions here: The application deadline is August 3, 2023. The start date is negotiable but ideally no later than the end of August.


Facilities Manager

Holy Trinity, Des Moines IA 

Holy Trinity has an immediate opening for a Facilities Manager. The Facilities Manager is responsible for the use, safety, upkeep and operations of the Holy Trinity campus buildings and grounds.  Please see our website for more information.