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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.

Full-Time Science Teacher- Christ the Teacher, Yakima, WA

Christ the Teacher in Yakima, Washington is hiring a full time Science Teacher. The Science Teacher is responsible not only for creating a positive and educational experience, but also for doing so in full compliance with the Diocese of Yakima standards, policies and procedures and the common core standards. The Teacher will be dedicated in the development and engagement of interactive and fun activities for children to help support their social, emotional, physical and academic growth.

For a complete job description and application apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Positions open until filled.

Part-Time Facilities Manager- St. Rose of Lima, Ephrata, WA

St. Rose of Lima in Ephrata, Washington is hiring a part-time facilities manager. The facilities manager is responsible for the maintenance, cleaning, and care of St. Rose of Lima Catholic School and the surrounding grounds. A spirit of Christian love and concern shown by friendliness and helpfulness that will fit into the framework of the goals our school has for our students. The Facilities Manager is under the supervision of the principal of the school.

For a complete job description and for instruction on how to apply, please visit the link to Applitrack: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

The position is open until filled.

5th Grade Teacher (Full Time)- St. Joseph School, Kennewick, WA

St. Joseph Catholic School, Kennewick, Washington is hiring a full time 5th grade teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. A school providing academic excellence in an atmosphere fostering Catholic faith and values.The goal of the St. Joseph Catholic School 5th grade teacher is to create a supportive, caring classroom environment and to team with the other teachers to produce a quality 5th grade program in which students can master curriculum content, learn appropriate social and study skills, and develop their faith. This position is full time and includes benefits.

Please send a letter of interest and resume to Perry Kelly (Pkelly@stjoseph-kennewick.org).

For a complete job description and application apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Positions open until filled.

Part Time 8th Grade Spanish Teacher- Christ the King Catholic School in Richland, WA

Christ the King Catholic School in Richland, Washington is hiring a part time 8th grade Spanish teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. The eight grade Spanish teacher is responsible for facilitating a positive, effective, and welcoming learning environment. This includes but is not limited to tasks such as classroom management, lesson planning, collegial collaboration, accurately evaluating the academic and social growth of students and providing timely feedback, adhering to and upholding the school discipline policy, and maintaining parent communication. The perfect candidate must have a bachelor’s degree and a valid Washington State teaching certificate in relevant curricular areas and be a practicing Catholic. Salary is dependent on education and experience.

For a complete job description and application apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Position open until filled.

Full-Time Health and Fitness Teacher- Christ the King School, Richland, WA

Christ the King in Richland, Washington is hiring a full- time Health and Fitness Teacher. The Health and Fitness teacher is responsible for creating a developmentally appropriate and engaging physical education experience, that is in full compliance with the Diocese of Yakima standards, policies and procedures and the WA Health and Fitness standards.

The teacher:

  • Will be responsible for developing engaging interactive and fun activities for children to help support their social, emotional, and physical growth.
  • Will work collaboratively with teachers and school staff.
  • Be able to communicate effectively, addressing concerns in a timely manner, giving constructive feedback and providing regular updates on students’ physical as well as social/emotional development

The ideal candidate is a practicing Catholic, who knows and can apply best practices in teaching Health and Fitness. The candidate must be able to pass a criminal background check.

For a complete job description and application apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Position is open until filled.

Finance Officer – St. Patrick Catholic Parish-Pasco, WA 

Purpose & Vision Parish Finance Officer: 

Oversee daily operations, the completion of duties, tasks or responsibilities required by civil and canon law for the financial, physical and personnel resources of the parish, school and Children’s Center. The Finance Officer understands and is committed to the mission of the parish and is entrusted with management of the financial, physical and personnel resources of the parish. He/she shall carry out his/her responsibilities under the direction of the Pastor, in collaboration with parish and finance councils in a manner that reflects and applies Catholic ethical and moral standards and civil requirements, maintains confidentiality in all areas of responsibilities and will continue professional and personal spiritual development. 

1. Four years of business experience and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a related field OR a minimum of eight years of business experience
2. A minimum of five years of finance management experience, at least 3 years of budgeting experience required
3. A minimum of two years of personnel management experience
4. Working knowledge of accounting software and standard accounting principles, preference of 2 or more years of Quickbooks Online
5. Demonstrated leadership and effective interpersonal communication skills
6. Ability to prioritize work assignments for self and others
7. Flexibility to adjust to changes in schedules, routines and job assignments. 

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 

Click here for the Application

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

School Principal – St. Patrick School, Pasco, Washington

St. Patrick is a bi-lingual parish of over 3,000 families in Pasco, WA, part of the Tri-Cities, a region of ethnic diversity with a range of employment from farming, viticulture, transportation, nuclear energy to research. Our K-8 school is fully accredited by the WCEA and has 185 students, a large percentage qualify for free and reduced lunch. Many of our families are Spanish speaking.

Candidates must be a practicing Catholics, experienced in school administration, hold a current Washington State principal certificate, be in the process of obtaining one or be able to obtain one, and be willing to assume responsibility for the day-to-day operation and administration of the school. Candidates must be willing to work closely with the pastor, the School Advisory Board and collaborate with other parish ministers and consultative bodies.

The ideal candidate will be bi-lingual, Spanish/English, He/she will have experience in education of children with Spanish speaking parents, curriculum development and assessment, and strategic planning. Salary is based on education and experience and includes a full suite of benefits.

To apply, complete and submit the following:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Diocesan Application Form at:
    *Application is a printable PDF, please complete and submit along with the other documents
  • Current resume
  • Copy of Washington administrator license(s)
  • Transcripts showing Master’s degree and administrative license program – unofficial copies are accepted; upon hire, official transcripts are required

Two Letters of recommendation

Please e-mail the above materials to:
Victoria Loveland, Director of Human Resources
Catholic Diocese of Spokane
PO Box 1453
Spokane, WA 99210-1453
(509) 358-7338

Position starts July 1, 2020;

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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