Employment Opportunities


Lead Teacher – Part time (15 hours)

St. Francis Preschool is seeking an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about providing a faith filled education experience to the children enrolled in our 3-year-old class.  This position is part time (15 hours). 

 Early Childhood teachers must have either a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or elementary education, or must have 4 years of experience working with young children and have or be in the process of attaining an early childhood credential.

 If interested in joining our wonderful preschool staff, please send resume and cover letter to Heidi Hobler at [email protected] by August 5th

Director of Pastoral Ministries

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Raleigh, NC announces an opening for a director of pastoral ministries.  The parish seeks someone to coordinate the staff and build on the parish’s longstanding history of bringing baptismal and ministerial priesthood together in the collaborative vision of Vatican II and to assist the new pastor in the ongoing formation of the community, especially in the areas of evangelization, missionary discipleship, and stewardship.  The director reports directly to the pastor and collaborates with him in bringing a common vision to the parishioners and the staff who serve them.  The successful applicant will have a graduate degree in theology, be conversant in the field of evangelization, have a minimum of five years of experience in successful pastoral leadership, demonstrated skills in forming Christian community and change management, and be deeply committed to the vision of Vatican II in accord with the vision of Pope Francis.


Applicants should submit a résumé, a 2-3-page statement explaining why the applicant is well suited for the position, three references, and salary requirements to: [email protected] or Pastoral Ministries Search Committee, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 11401 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC  27613-5954.  Applications will be accepted through August 31, 2020.


Open Positions at The Franciscan School

The Franciscan School is part of the Education Ministry of the Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Raleigh, North Carolina. The K- 8th grade school was established in 2000 and is rooted in the Franciscan tradition. The Franciscan School provides a learning environment that embraces the Gospel values of the Roman Catholic faith.

The applicants would be responsible for working together with the entire faculty and the administrative team to provide a safe and academically challenging environment.  One that builds upon the charism of the Catholic Church, and our Franciscan traditions, to form our students as fine young men and women prepared for their futures academically, socially, and morally.

Spanish Teacher (Grades 5 & 6), Long Term Substitute, Full-time beginning in August 2020

This position is a 2 month temporary, long term substitute position.

The primary role of this long term substitute teacher will be to implement and adjust the lesson plans that are already developed for  5th and 6th grade Spanish students.  The position will help improve the students’ knowledge, skills and abilities in comprehending, speaking, reading and writing the Spanish language.  An understanding and knowledge of classroom management and technology is required. Preferred candidates will have an NC teaching license and experience teaching Spanish.

If you are interested in joining a dynamic educational environment working with dedicated professionals to provide an academically challenging experience for our students, please send a cover letter that includes your educational philosophy and resume to: [email protected].

6th Grade Science Teacher at The Franciscan School

The Franciscan School is also seeking a highly qualified teacher to join our middle school as the full time 6th grade science teacher.  Preferred candidates will have teaching experience in science instruction in the middle grades, and experience in utilizing various classroom technologies. Additionally, the science teacher in 6th grade will work with the other middle school science teachers to ensure a clear progression through the grade level, assist in coordinating the school’s annual Science Fair, and provide other elective opportunities. The candidate will demonstrate the ability to use innovation and vision to implement the goals and requirements of the Diocesan Science curriculum in their lesson plans to prepare the students for their continuing education. https://dioceseofraleigh.org/sites/default/files/inline-files/Science6.pdf

How to Apply

Candidates must pass a background check and have NC teaching licensure or be able to obtain NC teaching licensure. Preferred candidates will have teaching experience in education and a record of excellence.

If you are interested in joining a dynamic educational environment working with dedicated professionals to provide an academically challenging experience for our students, please send a cover letter, that includes your educational philosophy and the position in which you have interest, and resume with three references to: [email protected].




 Bridges After School Program – Part-time position

We are currently seeking candidates to work in our Bridges After School Program on a part time basis. Candidates must have a strong desire and ability to work with children, be at least 18 years old, and pass a background screening. Bridges staff work within the program hours of Monday through Friday from 2 to 6pm. If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to Joey Bradshaw ([email protected]), Head of Bridges.


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