by Bonn Crim

Contact information:
Diana Aparicio, Vice Chancellor for Personnel & Policies

Human Resources 
5301-A Tieton Drive

Yakima, WA 98908
Phone: (509) 965-7117
Fax: (509) 966-8334
Email: hr@yakimadiocese.net

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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Diocese of Yakima. The men and women employed by the Diocese of Yakima are dedicated professionals who endeavor to support the mission of the Diocese in many diverse areas including spiritual ministry, formation, social work, education and administrative services. We are an equal opportunity employer who continually seeks qualified, dedicated and passionate individuals to support the mission and services of the Diocese of Yakima.

To view employment opportunities within the Diocese of Yakima, see below or click here.
For a complete job description and application apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Positions open until filled.
Employment opportunities are updated regularly. If you have unanswered questions concerning a position after reviewing a posted vacancy announcement, contact Diana Aparicio, Vice Chancellor, at (509) 965-7117.

K-6th Grade Teacher- St. Rose of Lima Catholic School, Ephrata, WA

St. Rose of Lima Catholic School is a small PK-6th grade school in Ephrata, WA. Our school vision is to bring as many souls as possible into the loving arms of Jesus Christ and support their total academic success, regardless of faith background, ethnicity, ability to pay, or home language. Our school mission is Christ Inspired, Academic Excellence. We have a dedicated, self-sacrificing staff that always puts children first. We meet for face to face education and have online learning if needed. Our supportive staff focuses on each child’s needs, and if needed, intervenes early to ensure every child’s educational growth. Our students take and score well on state tests. You can discover more about our school at www.saintroseschool.org.

If you’d like to be a part of our school family please apply at http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp/

Bilingual Administrative Assistant – Holy Family Catholic Church

Holy Family Catholic Church seeks a highly motivated, energetic individual to serve as the Bilingual Administrative Assistant. The person who fills this position will perform administrative and bilingual (English/Spanish) secretarial assignments utilizing in-depth knowledge of the operations and procedures of the Holy Family Catholic Church.  The position will require the individual to be self-directed, organized and detail oriented, have a professional demeanor and understand the Catholic Church and its teachings. If you are enthusiastic about supporting Holy Family Catholic Church, you are encouraged to apply!
Applications and related information can be obtained at the Diocese of Yakima website at
If you have questions, please call Holy Family Catholic Church 5315 Tieton Drive, Yakima, WA 98908, (509) 966-0830. Position is open until filled.

School Principal – St. Joseph Catholic School, Wenatchee, WA

St. Joseph Catholic School, Wenatchee, a PreK-5th grade Catholic school located in Wenatchee, WA seeks a principal for the 2021-2022 school year.

The position will require the individual to be self-directed and organized, knowledgeable in current areas of professional development, be state certified, have a professional demeanor and understand the Catholic Church and its teachings. The Principal is a sign of unity in the school entrusted to him/her and makes the mission of Christ present through collaborative leadership of staff, students and parents in the education process.

If you have a desire to join the St. Joseph educational community in the pursuit of education, the cultivation of religious values and ideals, and development of academic skills, you are encouraged to apply!

Interested candidates must also apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp/
Position is open until filled.

Music Director – St. Patrick Catholic Parish-Pasco, WA 

Purpose & Vision Parish Finance Officer: 

Under the direction and supervision of the Pastor, the Director of Music assists priests and deacons of St. Patrick Catholic Parish in preparing and presenting liturgical celebrations in which the assembly can express their relationship with God, and their baptismal commitment to one another through sacred psalms, hymns, and songs which: 1) inspire and challenge the assembly to respond in song and prayer, 2) relate liturgical action and Christian commitment, 3) affirm their unity as a community of faith.

To apply please send your resume and application to: 

Rev. Robert Turner rturner@stpatspasco.org or drop off in person at 1320 W. Henry St. Pasco, WA 99301 

Application may be found at here

This position will remain open until filled. If you have any questions, please call our office at 509-547-8841.


Full-time lead Pre-3/Pre-K teacher/Part-time Assistant Teachers – St. Patrick School, Pasco, Washington

St. Patrick Catholic School in Pasco, WA is seeking full-time lead Pre-3/Pre-K teacher and part time assistant teachers for both morning (7:45-11:45 am) and afternoon (11am-3pm). Times are approximate and will depend on cleaning of rooms for COVID plan between the sessions. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic and who has a degree and/or experience in Early Childhood Education, Preference will be given to a candidate with teaching certification and who has knowledge/experience with developmental approaches to teaching and learning. An ideal applicant is willing to work collaboratively to establish routines and procedures and willing to plan age- appropriate day to day activities and work toward long-term plans and goals. Please indicate in your cover letter your grade preference. Salary/Hourly rates are based on the Diocesan Salary Schedule depending on experience and education.
Please send resume and cover letter to:
Arlene Jones
Principal St. Patrick Catholic School
1016 N. 14th Pasco, WA 99301
Positions Open Until Filled

Catholic Charities has job openings for 4 PREPARES Bilingual Coordinators
Full-time or Part-time
Wenatchee – serving Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties
Moses Lake or Quincy – serving Grant and Adams Counties
Yakima or Sunnyside – serving Lower Yakima County
Pasco – serving Franklin and Walla Walla Counties
Position Summary:
PREPARES is an initiative of the Bishops of Washington state that is focused on developing support for families through the faith community. This position is responsible for the recruitment, and training of parish and community-based volunteers for PREPARES for the purpose of supporting pregnant and parenting women, families and their children up to age five. The position will coordinate with the Evangelization and Faith Formation Director with the Diocese of Yakima and Catholic Charities Parish Outreach Coordinator and other Catholic Charities programs for client referrals and resources.

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