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Priests work for the Catholic Church and have a variety of job duties, such as: tending to the spiritual needs of parishioners, conducting worship services, delivering the weekly mass ritual, preparing sermons, handling sacraments, and performing on occasions such as weddings, baptisms, and funerals. A well-written resume sample for Priest usually mentions the following job assets: theology expertise, public speaking, empathy, high moral standing, organization, time management, and research skills. Successful resumes make display of theological studies at seminars.

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Associate Pastor and Priest in Residence

Accountable for a parish size of 2.200 families, including 750 students enrolled in religious education courses, in addition to community organization projects. Schedule a staff of 12 on salary, and volunteer groups of varying sizes.

  • Conduct church services on a regular basis.
  • Lead liturgical and pastoral community events. Devise lesson plans and teach a group of 75 to 80 adults enrolled in the weekly adult faith formation course.
  • Hold open office hours for congregation members and office staff to immediately resolve issues or needs.
  • Participate in organizing weekly youth ministry activities for 60 students, and larger monthly events for 150.
  • Serve as liaison for representatives from charity thrift shops, Knights of Columbus council, and food pantries.
  • Regularly interact with church members, staff, volunteers, and community organization personnel with care, professionalism, and dedication.
  • Participate in a $1.3M capital fundraising and building project, including regular meetings with town zoning board members, fundraising team, and architects on the project.
  • Managed the yearly diocese fundraising appeal, and successfully met all donation goals at over $150K.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Political Science And History
BA
Political Science And History
BA
Theology
2

Help The Priest

Made sure to arrive and leave activities on time.

  • Helped children prepare their snacks and took them to the bathroom when they needed to.
  • Made sure children left the building safe
  • Help the priest with preparing the mass ceremony.
  • Clean the altar and the backrooms
  • Assisted the priest during mass
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
3

Priest Leader/volunteer

Teach a group of 3-5 young men gospel principles

  • Prepare young men to serve a two year mission
  • Prepare and conduct 30-45 min lessons
  • Competent in writing, reading and speaking
  • Create a safe and collaborative environment
  • Encourage interaction within the group
  • Ability to empathetically listen
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Associate of Science
AS
Speech And Communication, Sociology And Psychology
4

Priest Point Coffee House

Receive and process customer payments.

  • Take, prepare and serve hot or cold beverages, such as coffee, espresso drinks, blended coffees, or teas.
  • Recruit, hire, and train staff members and assign work schedules, following work requirements, to ensure quality and timely delivery of service.
  • Perform inventory, make bank deposits and process payroll.
  • Open and close establishment.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Business & Multi-media Design
5

Administrative Assistant to The Dean and Priest-in-charge

  • Assisted the Dean, Priest-in-Charge, and appointed Congregational Leaders in all matters of administration, with a special emphasis on public welcome; daily interaction with members and visitors, provided appropriate guidance and support, answered phone calls, mail, and email, attended as possible to people's needs, pastoral concerns, understood the need for discretion and confidentiality, and safeguarded the Cathedral Office as a professional place of business.
  • Prepared the weekly worship bulletin/leaflet for 8 and 10 o'clock Sunday services, in conjunction with clergy, leaders, choir director; prepared any other materials as assigned.
  • Developed, wrote, produced and distributed bi-weekly Cathedral Chronicle, the parish newsletter, and any other communications to be sent out via MailChimp or group e-mailing and/or printed materials assembled for bulk mailing at the USPS Bulk Mail Center.
  • Worked with committee and group leaders to maintain schedules for Altar Guild, Clergy, Flower Guild. Prepared and distributed monthly Rota; contacted volunteers to confirm availability; provided reminder emails and calls each week.
  • Cultivated and coordinated volunteers for office support.
  • Assisted the Treasurer by processing checks, doing light book-keeping, reviewing purchases, and checking invoices.
  • Updated the database to insure that phone numbers, addresses, email addresses were up to date, and changes in membership noted; maintained email and surface mail lists; kept parish directory updated.
  • Coordinated production of parish annual report - solicited reports from parish members, and assisted in production of Annual Report for the January meeting.
  • Maintained church electronic (Google) and wall calendars.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
6

Priest

Framing Carpenter and Finish Carpentry

  • Working with others on projects for customize homes and remodels, being able to perform scope of work in different weather conditions and in a timely manner.
  • Interior and exterior home finishing and framing of walls, doorways, roof, floors, and stairways.
  • Using tools to hand-cut wood and rafters. Setting trusses
  • Installation of the interior and exterior frames of the windows and doors
  • Installation and placement of soffits and fascia within the homes
  • Ensuring frame work is following blue prints and building plans
  • Installing structures and fixtures for windows and molding
  • Measuring the right amount of materials and wood shaping
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Graduate/diploma
7

Prepare Evening Meals for The Priests in Residence at The Rectory

  • Prepare weekly menus and purchase groceries and food for the rectory.
  • Maintain a clean and organized kitchen while preparing the meals.
  • Housekeeping responsibilities for the priests in residence including cleaning suites, and laundry.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Business
8

Priest Lake

Cashiering and providing assistance in merchandise stocking, pricing, and inventory

  • Performing cash register transactions in an accurate and correct
  • Closing sales transactions efficiently
  • Handling money and processing credit and debit cards
  • Preparing ice cream and lemonade beverages for sale
  • Greeting customers when they enter the shop
  • Engaging customers in conversation
  • Talking to customers on the telephone
  • Offering assistance in locating merchandise
  • Keeping the store clean, neat and orderly.
  • Cleaning store floor areas and ice cream machine
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Applied Science
9

Country Inn Percy Priest

  • Shuttle Driver
  • Front Desk Agent
  • Night Audit
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
Graphic Design
10

Priest

Operator

  • Loader operator
  • Dozer operator
  • Pipe layer, installed sewer
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job

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