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Our story began more than 2000 years ago. Starting from the disciples of Jesus Christ and their successors, the faith community has spread across the entire world. Our dedicated staff and volunteers form a community supporting our mission of the Catholic Church in central Alberta, making a difference in the world. Our work includes the promotion of life and the dignity of people, helping families and youth to grow in their faith, and fostering friendship and assistance to those in need. If you have the skills, talent and inspiration to take on the challenge, we invite you to consider these exciting opportunities.

Parish Business Coordinator – St. Joseph Basilica, Edmonton

We have an opportunity for a full time Business Coordinator supporting St Joseph Basilica Parish located in Edmonton. The responsibilities include support for the Pastor in providing professional operational and administrative duties of the parish. The primary responsibilities include coordination of day-to-day operating activities, supervision of non-clerical and non-pastoral staff, facility planning, day-to-day maintenance, safety and security, and oversight of policy implementation of the parish in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of post-secondary diploma or degree in business administration or related course of studies preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, accounting software such as Parish Friendly and Sage.
  • Experience facilitating projects & teams including conflict management and problem solving.
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of a Catholic community.
  • Active Catholic faith life and abides by the teachings of Catholicism in his/her personal life.
  • Requires some weekend and evening work for events and meetings.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume quoting the job title "Business Coordinator" in the subject line to Mary-Ann.Provencal@caedm.ca

We thank all those who apply; however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.


Catholic Hospital Chaplain (Lay) – Health Care Edmonton

We have an opportunity for a part time, 18 hrs per week, Lay Hospital Chaplain supporting Catholic ministry in Edmonton. As part of a chaplaincy team (of priest and lay chaplains) serving the University of Alberta Hospital, the Chaplain provides spiritual and pastoral care to patients, family members and staff at the hospital. This position acts as a staff representative of The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton within the hospital setting.

Primary responsibilities include pastoral care, comfort, and the provision of sacramental ministry to Catholic patients and family members. As required providing pastoral care to hospital staff, planning liturgical services and acting as liaison between parish and patient.

Qualifications:

  • Training in Clinical Pastoral Education (at least one unit of CPE)
  • Experience in spiritual and/or pastoral care ministry in a hospital or clinical setting
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Good communication skills; an attitude of service; honesty, flexibility, good judgment
  • Active Catholic faith life and abides by the teachings of Catholicism in his/her personal life.
  • Requires some weekend and evening work.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume quoting the job title "Chaplain" in the subject line to hrpastoral@caedm.ca

We thank all those who apply; however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.


Parish Pastoral Assistant - St. Joseph – Killam

We have an opportunity for a part time position up to 25 hours per week for an Administrative Assistant based at St Joseph Parish in Killam AB, in support of parishes located in Killam, Daysland and Heisler.

The responsibilities include support for reception, secretarial, communications, programs, volunteer coordination and administrative support. May require some weekend, holiday and evening work for events and meetings. The successful candidate will collaborate with other parish staff, parish pastoral council and finance committee members for overall care of the parishes.

Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a professional office is required.
  • Systems knowledge in records management database such as Sage and Parish Friendly, Microsoft Office including Word & Excel and social media platforms such as Facebook.
  • Formal post-secondary education in business administration, office management or other related training is preferred.
  • Must be personable, service oriented, a good communicator both verbal and written, and be able to maintain harmonious relationships with priest, volunteers, parishioners and visitors.
  • Active Catholic faith life and abides by the teachings of Catholicism in his/her personal life is preferred.
  • Valid driver’s licence and reliable transportation.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume quoting the job title "Administrative Assistant Killam" in the subject line to HRPastoral@caedm.ca

We thank all those who apply; however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.