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Job Opportunities

St. Peter Catholic Church is currently hiring two full-time office positions. They are looking for applicants for an assistant director of religious education (6th grade – 12th grade). The primary responsibilities are to coordinate all facets of religious education for middle school and high school under the direct supervision of the director of religious education. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, faith formation classes during the school year, confirmation preparation, summer activities for youth including Teen Service Week. Work hours are flexible and include evenings and weekend hours, particularly Sunday. To apply with a resume and for more information, email csanjuan@stpeterscatholic.org.

The second position is for a database management and accounting assistant. The job requires assisting with dual control items, correspondence, financial and database recordings, volunteer document compliance, maintaining the accuracy and integrity of data files, and other duties as assigned. To apply with a resume and for more information, email business@stpeterscatholic.org. 

St. Ann Catholic School, located at 600 Hillside Ave. Charlotte, NC, is looking for experienced, loving, compassionate, faith-filled applicants to help in our classrooms as teacher assistants. Full-time and part-time positions are available. The job pays $12 per hour. St. Ann Catholic School staff is truly a family, and we would welcome some new members! Laughs, fun, friends, and prayer are guaranteed! Please email your resume with this completed application to the attention of Michelle Kuhn: https://1z1bef2t6k8q3w96xp2i4xwi-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Application-For-Lay-Employment-interactive.pdf. For more information, contact Principal Michelle Kuhn at 980-960-0703 or kmkuhn@stannschool.net.

 

News

The Order of Malta runs a pen pal program for those in prison, and we are looking for volunteers to write inmates. This only takes a few minutes of your time each month and a stamp. The program is anonymous and presents us with a way to be true to our call to visit Christ in prison. If you are interested in volunteering, email Maltapenpalprogram@gmail.com. We provide all of the necessary support and direction.

St. Michael Catholic School in Gastonia, NC is offering several half-day camps during the summer. After-camp care is also available. To view a listing of the camps and information about registering, click here. 

The Diocese of Charlotte, in celebration of 50 years, invites all to enjoy a delightful day of outdoor fun and summer-time music with local Catholics at the world’s largest man-made whitewater river at the U.S. National Whitewater Center. We have reserved the Whitewater Center’s Conference Center on Saturday, July 9, from 2 to 10 pm for private-access terrace views of the concert stage, where Latin fusion band UltimaNota will play tropical rhythms with a modern twist starting at 7 pm. The concert is free, however; there is a $6 per car parking fee. Click here for more information.

Charlotte Catholic High School coaches and six graduating seniors from the conference champion team are hosting a wrestling camp on July 12, 13, and 14 from 9 am until noon in the Holy Trinity gym. This camp is for rising sixth, seventh, eighth and ninth grade students. The goal of the camp is to introduce the sport to those who have never wrestled, and improve those who have some experience. Registration began June 1, however, registering the first day of the camp is an option. Cost is $45. Campers should dress in shorts, t-shirts, and preferably wrestling shoes although they are not required. Please email Coach Hayes at brhayes@rcdoc.education for registration and with any questions.

Catholic Charities Diocese of Charlotte will offer Natural Family Planning courses on Thursday, July 23, from 1:30 to 5:30 pm at St. Matthew Catholic Church and on Saturday, Aug. 13, from 4 to 8 pm at the Catholic Conference Center in Hickory, NC. For more information and to register, visit https://ccdoc.org/nfp or contact Batrice Adcock, MSN, at 704-370-3230 or bnadcock@rcdoc.org.

Attention all Catholic families! Join Bishop Peter Jugis for Catholic Family Day at Carowinds on Sunday, July 24. The day begins with Holy Mass offered by Bishop Jugis in the Carowinds Theater. After Mass there is an opportunity to meet and greet our St. Joseph College seminarians before heading out to the park to enjoy the rides and games with other Catholic families. Take a break and fuel up with an all-you-can-eat picnic lunch in the Grove Picnic Pavilion. Spread the word and make plans now for an action-packed summer day! General admission, an all-you-can-eat meal, and free parking costs $54 per person. If you are a season pass holder and want to join others for the meal, the cost is $15. Click here for more information.

The Diocese of Charlotte Eucharistic Congress is Aug. 5 and 6. For more information, click here. 

Attention all Catholic families! Mark your calendars for a night of baseball and fireworks with other Catholic families at the Knights stadium on Friday, Sept. 9. The Knights will face off against the Nashville Sounds. Click here for more information.

The Office of Family Life Diocese of Charlotte encourages you to mark your calendars for the inaugural Family Life Conference on Saturday, Sept. 10, at St. Gabriel Catholic Church. The newly formed Office of Family Life will host this conference for those interested in continuing education and enriching presentation on matters pertaining to the family, life and marriage. Please check back for additional information. If you have questions, email FamilyLife@rcdoc.orgor call 704-808-4507. Registration will open in June.

2022 Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekends(WWME) Fall into love all over again! Remember why you fell in love and get the tools you need to keep your marriage on the right path. Sign up today to attend one of the upcoming Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekends on Nov. 4 to 6 in Atlantic Beach, NC and Jan. 27 to 29, 2023 in Myrtle Beach, SC. Early sign up is recommended.  Click here for more information or contact us applications@NCMarriageDiscovery.org or 704-315-2144.

UNC Charlotte Parking at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church:  St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church is located across the street from UNC Charlotte and offers significantly cheaper parking rates than those on campus.  If you are a UNC Charlotte student, please check out https://www.stacharlotte.com/parking for more information.