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.

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.


Faith Formation Director Position – Diocese of Yakima

The Diocese of Yakima is seeking an Evangelization and Faith Formation Director. The goal is to develop Hispanic Catholic parishioners as leaders and be a liaison to share the work of PREPARES en español across the Yakima and Spokane Dioceses.  This position will reside in the Yakima Diocesan office under the direction of Msgr. Robert Siler, Chancellor. Through this position, life and justice issues will be brought together, anchored in the works of mercy, with a natural faith formation structure that engages Catholic parishes and schools. The Evangelization and Faith Formation Director will build on Hispanic ministries already embedded in parishes and migrant ministries in Central and Eastern Washington. 

If you are interested in the Evangelization and Faith Formation Director position, please contact Msgr. Robert Siler at 509-965-7117 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For a complete job description and for instructions on how to apply, please visit the link to Applitrack: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Position is open until filled.


Children's Center - Kennewick, WA

Applications are being accepted for the Program Manager position for the Children's Center at St. Joseph Catholic School in Kennewick. Must meet Dept. of Early Learning requirements and have minimum of 45ECE college credits. Apply at http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp. or call (509) 378-0873.  


Christ the King Catholic School, Richland, WA- 5th Grade Teacher 

Christ the King Catholic School, Washington is hiring a full time 5th grade teacher for 2019-2020 school year and beyond. We are excited to hire a faith filled catholic who loves teaching and learning. Our teachers work hard and are dedicated. Applicant should enjoy working directly with students and understand classroom management. It is also important for the applicant to be a practicing Catholic who attends Sunday mass weekly and desires to follow the teachings of the church. Candidate must be able to pass criminal background check.   

Interested candidates must also apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Position is open until filled.


Christ the Teacher School, Yakima, WA- Middle School Science/ Religion 

Christ the Teacher School in Yakima, Washington is hiring a full time middle school science/ religion teacher for 2019- 2020 school year and beyond. We are excited to hire a faith filled catholic who loves teaching and learning. Our teachers work hard and are dedicated. Applicant should enjoy working directly with students and understand classroom management. It is also important for the applicant to be a practicing Catholic who attends Sunday mass weekly and desires to follow the teachings of the church. Candidate must be able to pass criminal background check.   

Interested candidates must also apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp

Position is open until filled.  


Children's Center - Kennewick, WA
Applications are being accepted for the Program Manager position for the Children's Center at St. Joseph Catholic School in Kennewick. Must meet Dept. of Early Learning requirements and have minimum of 45ECE college credits. Apply at http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp. or call 378-0873

 

Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Moses Lake, WA – Preschool Lead Teacher

Our Lady of Fatima Parish currently has a part-time position available for a Preschool Lead Teacher. The responsibility of a Lead Teacher includes providing a safe and educationally rich environment to all children enrolled in the program and supporting the mission of our parish.

The Lead Teacher is responsible for working with a team of pre-school assistant, parents, pastor and parish administrator to establishing policies, following procedures, performance, developing curriculum, and staff development. The Preschool Lead Teacher must have a calling and a passion for ministry with preschool age children and their families that are grounded in an understanding and appreciation of the Catholic faith.

If you have a desire to support Our Lady of Fatima preschool educational program by the pursuit of truth, cultivation of religious values and ideals, and development of academic skills, you are encouraged to apply!

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


Christ the King Catholic School, Richland WA - Middle School History and Religion

Christ the King Catholic School in Richland, WA is hiring a full time 6th/7th grade Middle School History and Religion teacher. We are looking for a faith filled teacher who enjoys teaching middle school history and religion. Our teachers are dedicated to their student’s success and show their commitment to our young people through their willingness to do what it takes to help their students leave with the skills to thrive in High School.  All of our teachers incorporate their Catholic faith into their daily teaching.  For a complete job description and application apply at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp


High School Principal for Tri-Cities Prep
 
Tri-Cities Prep, a Catholic college-prep high school, is accepting applications for the position of Principal of this extraordinary school.  All interested candidates should visit our website: tcprep.org for more information about our school and the application process.  Please visit our Employment page for a link to the application.  The application deadline is March 8, 2019.   Please contact Lisa Jacobs at 509-546-2465 for any questions.

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.

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Catholic Charities has job openings for 4 PREPARES Bilingual Coordinators
Full-time or Part-time
Locations:
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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