Employment Opportunities

Executive Director: South Dakota Catholic Conference

The South Dakota Catholic Conference (SDCC) is seeking a faith filled, experienced professional for the position of Executive Director. The qualified candidate will monitor, inform and represent the Bishops of South Dakota on public policy issues being considered in state and federal legislative forums in addition to developing and implementing the mission of the Conference. Responsibilities will include directing lobbying activities, reviewing legislation, overseeing the development of policy briefs and developing and overseeing parish advocacy opportunities. The position is full time with benefits. The successful applicant will have knowledge of and a commitment to the principles of Catholic social teaching, knowledge of the legislative lawmaking process, strong research and analysis skills, and a demonstrated ability to work well with others. A Master’s Degree or equivalent and experience in public policy, lobbying or other related field is preferred. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Twila Roman, Director of Human Resources at troman@sfcatholic.org or by land mail to 523 N Duluth Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104.  Click here for a full job description

Director of Sioux Spiritual Center

Provides Catholic leadership for all areas of operation of the Sioux Spiritual Retreat Center. Establishes an environment that respects and supports Native cultures and spirituality. Practicing Catholic; Prefer college degree with training and/or experience in church and retreat center ministry. Must have excellent organizational, communication, and leadership skills. General knowledge of operating and managing a small business, practical use of technology, strong knowledge and experience of working with Native Americans preferred. Successful candidate must live at the Sioux Spiritual Center, Howes. Interested individuals should send a resumé and letter by e-mail or postal mail listing three professional references along with a completed application to Office of the Chancellor Diocese of Rapid City 606 Cathedral Drive Rapid City SD 57701 or msimonson@diorc.orgClick here for a full job description

Director of Youth and Young Adults

To develop ministry opportunities, provide training, support and resources in the diocese for youth and young adult ministry. Practicing Catholic; Bachelor’s degree, preferably in theology, catechetics, or related field with a sound Catholic theology. Past experience in parish youth ministry helpful. Understands, supports and articulates the Catholic faith as taught by the Church. Love of youth and understanding of the developmental stages of middle and high school youth. Must have excellent organizational, communication, and leadership skills, and ability to relate to pastors, adult youth ministers, youth, and young adults. Requires energy and willingness to travel throughout the diocese, including some weekend and evening work. Interested individuals should send a resumé and letter by e-mail or postal mail listing three professional references along with a completed application to: Office of the Chancellor, Diocese of Rapid City, 606 Cathedral Drive Rapid City SD 57701 or
msimonson@diorc.org.  Click here for a full job description 

Terra Sancta Retreat Center Event Staff

More than just a job, it’s a ministry!

Flexible schedule; event-driven hours; a reputation for excellent food and hospitality. Part-time (20-30 hours per week), non-benefitted positions with opportunity to become full-time based on increased business. Terra Sancta Retreat Center is owned and operated by the Catholic Diocese of Rapid City. Join a great team at Terra Sancta Retreat Center and help provide hospitality to our many guests.  The retreat center is seeking high energy people for Event Staff. Responsibilities include serving meals, room set-ups, cleaning and more.  Hours each week will vary depending on retreat center needs.  This is a part-time; non-benefitted position. A complete job description and application form is available on-line at http://terrasancta.org/employment.  If you have questions, please contact us at 605-716-0925.