Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

The U.S. Spiritans are a part of a Roman Catholic religious congregation known as the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Today there are nearly three thousand priests, brothers and Lay Spiritan Associates serving internationally. With missions in sixty countries around the world, Spiritans are involved in many diverse ministries including education, parish work, and refugee ministry. We are actively recruiting applicants for the following positions:

Opportunities in Houston, Texas

The Spiritan Office for Mission Advancement (SOMA), supports the Congregation of the Holy Spirit’s public and charitable works of health, education, social services, and religious mission in the United States and throughout the world.

Director of SOMA | Houston, TX.

Congregation of the Holy Spirit Province of the United States | SOMA

Director of SOMA

Description

The Director is the key management leader of SOMA and is directly accountable to the Provincial of the U.S. Province and his Council.  The Director is responsible for overseeing all SOMA activities and be administratively responsible for ensuring all goals and objectives relating to fundraising, marketing and community outreach are met.

In conjunction with the Provincial and the Provincial Council, the Director will be responsible for the development of a 3-5 year strategic plan for all SOMA operations in service of Spiritan missionary ministries related to the U.S. Province, the General Administration of the Congregation, and other provinces of the Congregation.  This plan will also include timelines for implementation of goals and objectives.

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college/university.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in various fund development positions preferably with organizations that have multiple locations
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience managing a fund development team and leading other fund raising activities and events
  • Experience writing and developing fund development strategic plans and objectives.
  • Transparent and high integrity leadership skills including managerial experience leading multiple teams
  • Demonstrated understanding and appreciation of the Catholic fundraising community
  • Solid, hands-on budget management skills including preparation, analysis, decision-making and reporting
  • Strong organizational abilities including planning, delegating, program development and task facilitation
  • Ability to convey a vision of SOMA’s purpose and goals to staff, advisory committee, volunteers and donors
  • Knowledge of fundraising strategies and donor relations unique to religious non-profit sector
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to oversee and collaborate with staff and volunteers
  • Strong public speaking ability making presentation to groups of varying sizes
  • Strong computer skills including experience in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other fundraising data bases

This position is based in Houston, Texas.  Travel to other SOMA locations and other target locations will be required. Activities and events will occasionally include evenings and weekends.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Quality benefits package includes health and retirement plan.  Applicants who meet the stated requirements should submit their cover letter expressing their interest in the position and salary expectations, a resume, and a minimum of three references to:

Contact: Fr. Jeffrey Duaime, C.S.Sp, Provincial for the Province of the United States at usadminasst@spiritans.org   No phone calls, please. The Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans) is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Opportunities in Bethel Park, Pennsylvania

The Spiritan Center, located in Bethel Park, is an assisted living facility for 10-15 retired priests needing some assistance with daily activities and medical management.

RN/LPN positions are available on a part-time basis working the 6 am – 2 pm shift during the week and every other weekend. Recent clinical experience is preferred and a criminal background check required.

CNA/NA positions are available on a part-time basis to cover the 2 pm – 10 pm and 10 pm to 6 am shifts during the week and every other weekend. Recent clinical/work experience is preferred and a criminal background check required.

Licensed Practical Nurse | Bethel Park, Pa.

Congregation of the Holy Spirit Province of the United States | Libermann Hall
Licensed Practical Nurse Position Description

Description
The Licensed Practical Nurse position at Libermann Hall covers up to eight 8-hour shifts in conjunction with the CNA usually in the morning or afternoon during the week (Monday-Sunday). The LPN position attends to the medical and physical needs of the residents at Libermann Hall.
The Licensed Practical Nurse position is a part-time position and reports directly to the Managing Nurse. Competitive Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications
• Licensed Practical Nursing degree
• Current PA LPN license

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
• Works under the direction of the Managing Nurse
• Assists residents with performing basic tasks including bathing, grooming, dressing and toileting
• Has knowledge of the nursing process and clinical standards
• Provides nursing care following best practices
• Administers prescribed medications
• Takes and records vital signs
• Dresses wounds
• Collects samples for testing
• Performs routine tests
• Monitors patients for adverse reactions to medications and treatments and reports to RN
• Monitors patients for change in health status and reports to RN

Contact: Bonnie Gregg at thespiritancenter@gmail.com or 412-835-3510

Certified Nursing Assistant | Bethel Park, Pa.

Congregation of the Holy Spirit Province of the United States | Libermann Hall
Certified Nursing Assistant Position Description

Description
The Certified Nursing Assistant position at Libermann Hall covers up to eight 8-hour shifts in conjunction with the LPN usually in the morning or afternoon during the week (Monday-Sunday). The CNA position attends to the medical and physical needs of the residents at Libermann Hall according to their qualifications. The Certified Nursing Assistant position is a part-time position and reports directly to the Managing Nurse. Competitive Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications
• Completed an accredited training program
• PA Nurse Aide Certification

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
• Works under the direction of the Managing Nurse
• Assists residents with performing basic tasks including bathing, grooming, dressing and toileting
• Responds to call lights to provide needed assistance
• Provides safety
• Assists with transferring and ambulating
• Encourages exercise and activities
• Monitors medication administration
• Assists with meals
• Collects samples for testing
• Monitors patients for adverse reactions to medications and treatments and report to RN
• Monitors patients for change in health status and report to RN

Contact: Bonnie Gregg at thespiritancenter@gmail.com or 412-835-3510

Nurses' Aide | Bethel Park, Pa.

Congregation of the Holy Spirit Province of the United States | Libermann Hall
Nurses’ Aide Position Description

Description
The Nurses’ Aide position at Libermann Hall covers up to seven 8-hour shifts (10:00 PM – 6:00 AM) during the week (Monday-Sunday). The NA position assures the safety of the residents during the night hours and attends to some of the physical needs of the residents at Libermann Hall as necessary. The Nurses’ Aide position is a part-time position and reports directly to the Managing Nurse. Competitive Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications
• Some related work experience
• Dependable
• Trustworthy

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
• Works under the direction of the Managing Nurse
• Responds to call lights to provide needed assistance
• Provides safety
• Checks regularly on the needs of the residents throughout the night
• Assists with transferring and ambulating when necessary
• Monitors patients for adverse reactions to medications and treatments and report to RN
• Monitors patients for change in health status and reports to RN

Contact: Bonnie Gregg at thespiritancenter@gmail.com or 412-835-3510

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Competitive salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience for each position. Contact Bonnie Gregg at thespiritancenter@gmail.com or 412-835-3510.