Parish Job Openings

Parish Openings:
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Pastoral Assistant for Pastoral Care and Outreach
St. Joseph is seeking an experienced and compassionate individual to serve as Pastoral Assistant for Pastoral Care and Outreach. This position is responsible for organization and oversight of the parish’s response to the pastoral care needs of the elderly, ill, homebound, and those in hospitals and care facilities. Ensures that sacramental and pastoral needs are met by recruiting, training, and scheduling all volunteers in pastoral care ministry including the volunteer Funeral Planning Team. In addition, this position serves as a resource in Spanish-language Faith Formation and Evangelization within the parish collaborating with the Pastoral Assistant for Faith Formation and other pastoral staff members. This position requires full written and spoken competency in English and Spanish. Completed application materials may be mailed to St. Joseph Catholic Church, Attn.: HR Dept., 6600 Highland Drive, Vancouver WA 98661 or emailed to

Preschool Teacher and Aides - Cardinal Preschool
We are looking for a half-day preschool teacher as well as some different aide positions. These have various days and hours.
Please contact Laura at if you are interested in learning more. 

Pastoral Assistant for Youth Ministry
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St. Joseph Catholic Church is a parish of 1,700 families located in Vancouver, WA. St. Joseph is seeking an energetic and innovative Youth Minister to bring the Gospel message of Jesus Christ to life for our middle and high school-aged young people. St. Joseph is a bicultural community with a growing Hispanic/Latino population. Bilingual in English/Spanish and experience working in Hispanic ministry is preferred. This is a full-time benefitted position. The successful candidate will organize and encourage youth to participate in a variety of parish activities, including retreats, social events, service opportunities, and celebration of the Sunday Eucharist. The PA for Youth Ministry will be directly responsible for overseeing the existing catechetical formation and sacramental programs for youth in grades 6-12, along with the recruitment and training of adult volunteers and mentors. The candidate must be a practicing Roman Catholic and hold a bachelor's degree in a related field or possess equivalent work experience. Three to five years experience is preferred. Strong written, verbal, organizational, and facilitation skills are required. Skills in the following areas of technology are strongly encouraged: web-based and automated communications through email, text blasts, social media, creation of online registration forms, capture and edit videos for youth activities, graphic design for social media and multimedia for youth activities. 
Completed application materials may be mailed to St. Joseph Catholic Church, Attn.: HR Dept., 6600 Highland Drive, Vancouver WA 98661 or emailed to

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St. Joseph Catholic Church, Vancouver, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Custodian benefits-eligible position to work at the Church/School Facility. Work schedule is 3:30 PM-Midnight, Monday-Friday. Must pass all background checks and complete the Archdiocese Safe Environment Program training. Education and Experience: High school completion or GED and at least 2 years of experience preferred. Position is open until filled.
Applicants must submit a completed application and a resume with references to St. Joseph Catholic Church, Attn:  HR, 6600 Highland Dr., Vancouver, WA  98661.