Secretary

The Diocese of Covington is accepting applications for the full time Curia position of Secretary in the Office of Catechesis and Faith Formation. This office provides leadership and direction to parishes and schools in the broad areas of religious education (both in-school and out-of-school), family life ministry, youth ministry, and young adult ministry. The position of Secretary supports the work of the Co-Directors and the Associate Director. It requires a detail-oriented practicing Roman Catholic with exceptional interpersonal and general office skills and a familiarity with Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel, and Access. Interested individuals are asked to send a cover letter, resume with compensation history, and at least five references with email contacts to Stephen Koplyay, SPHR by email, fax, or mail to [email protected], 859/392-1589, or 1125 Madison Ave., Covington, KY 41011-3115.

Assistant Editor

The Messenger, the Diocese of Covington’s official weekly newspaper published 44 times per year, seeks a full time Assistant Editor. Candidates must be practicing Roman Catholics in good standing with the Church. The position requires a broad range of abilities, including excellent writing, proofreading, and organizational skills; basic photography skills; a commitment to confidentiality and teamwork; a passion for completing diverse projects accurately, thoroughly, and reliably; and adaptability to interactions with colleagues, other Diocesan employees, and interviewees. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and imaginative, with a readiness to explore multimedia platforms. In addition to regular office hours, evening and weekend assignments occur regularly and are considered part of the job. Interested candidates may submit a comprehensive resume, compensation history, references including contact email addresses, and writing samples to Stephen Koplyay, SPHR by e-mail, fax, or mail: [email protected], (859) 392-1589, 1125 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY 41011-3115.

Mental Health and Pregnancy/Adoption Counselor

The Diocese of Covington’s Catholic Charities is seeking to hire a full-time Counselor for our Mental Health and Pregnancy/Adoption Programs.  This counselor performs all the duties of a Licensed Counselor, for our general counseling practice serving individuals and families with a partial emphasis on pregnancy and adoption.

Educational and Experiential Criteria:

  • Practicing Roman Catholic.
  • Master’s degree required plus three years related experience preferred.
  • Advanced licensure or certification indicating ability to practice independently or be within one year of that certification, such as LPCC or LCSW.
  • Experience with diverse populations including children, adults, couples, and families, those with mental illness and substance use disorders, life transitions, all income levels, various cultural backgrounds. In addition, interest in Pregnancy Counseling and Adoption Services strongly preferred.
  • Experience with DSM 5.
  • Performs all the duties of the independent therapist and demonstrates an ability to work independently other than with administrative oversight.
  • Participates in internal and external functions which advance the cause of human services at Catholic Charities and in the community including: advocacy, teaching, participation in planning processes, etc.

Interested candidates should submit resume, including at least three references with contact email addresses, along with cover letter and salary history by email to Stephen Koplyay, SPHR [email protected].  For the full job posting please click:  Mental Health Pregnancy-Adoption Counselor

Full-Charge Bookkeeper

The Finance Office of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington, KY (www.covdio.org) seeks a Full-Charge Bookkeeper for the Alliance for Catholic Urban Education (ACUE).  The position is part-time (approximately 20 hours per week) and the schedule can be flexible.  The Bookkeeper’s responsibilities include: A/P data entry, reconciliation, and check-writing; banking transaction data entry, reconciliation, and cash-flow monitoring; payroll submission, data entry, and review; and monthly close of general ledger, including journal entry creation and posting, trial balance preparation, and balance sheet reconciliations. Candidates should have prior full-charge bookkeeping experience, and a good working knowledge of MS Word and Excel. Interested individuals may submit a cover letter, resume, compensation history/requirements, and a list of references with email contacts to Stephen Koplyay, SPHR by email or by fax: [email protected], 859/392-1589. EOE

Pledge Coordinator

The Stewardship and Mission Services Office of the Diocese of Covington, Ky. invites qualified individuals to apply for the position of Pledge Coordinator. Primary responsibilities include recording pledges, gifts, payments, etc. for the Diocesan Parish Annual Appeal, and also campaign reporting, implementation, monitoring, and follow-up. Candidates must be actively practicing Roman Catholics who relate well to others, are extremely detail- and confidentiality-oriented, are comfortable with a team approach to projects, and can manage deadlines under a heavy workload. Interested individuals may send a resume with a cover letter, compensation history, and at least three references with contact email addresses to Stephen Koplyay, SPHR to [email protected] or fax to 859/392-1589.

Food Pantry Outreach Coordinator – Catholic Charities

The Diocese of Covington’s Catholic Charities ministry is seeking a dedicated and compassionate individual to launch and manage the startup of a Mobile Food Pantry program in the rural counties of the Diocese that are often considered a “food desert” due to limited resources. This part-time position will be a unique opportunity for a practicing Roman Catholic to spend approximately twenty hours per week putting their faith into action in a tangible way by helping to address hunger and being the face of Christ in the outlying areas of our Diocese. Utilizing a mobile pantry, local building space, volunteers, and local collaborations for families in need of service, the Coordinator will build relationships and establish partnerships in order to create and/or expand food distribution. Desired qualifications include at least an Associate’s degree in Business, Social Work, or other related field, related work experience, and a comfort and familiarity with the use of technology. Due to the nature of this new enterprise, candidates must be self-starters with good communication skills and a certain amount of drive and imagination, capable of working with little supervision to convey the vision and needs in a compelling manner. Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest along with a detailed resume, compensation history, and at least four references including contact emails to Stephen Koplyay, SPHR, by email: [email protected], fax: 859/392-1589, or mail: 1125 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY 41011.