Employment Opportunities

Jobs at the Diocese

Administrative Assistant for the Director of Pastoral Ministries and the Office of Faith Formation

Flexible: Part Time/Full time

FUNCTIONS: To provide support for the Director of Pastoral Ministries and the Office of Faith Formation. Click here for a full job description.

QUALIFICATIONS:Practicing Catholic. High School Diploma, some post-secondary education preferred.  Highly organized, Generous hospitality, excellent communication skills, knowledge of the Catholic Faith with experience in formation ministries.  Excellent event organization skills.  Above average administrative and computer skills, especially in Microsoft Office, with a high degree of confidentiality.  Self-directed with an ability to multi-task in a dynamic and collaborative work environment.  Available for some evening and weekend work.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested individuals should submit via e-mail or regular mail, a cover letter along with a completed application form to chernandez@diorc.org or
Sr. Christine Hernandez, SCTJM
Diocese of Rapid City
225 Main Street, Suite 100
Rapid City SD 57701

The Diocese of Rapid City offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Jobs at Terra Sancta Retreat Center

Full-time Coordinator

Terra Sancta Retreat Center is currently hiring for a full-time Coordinator responsible for guest services including dining and lodging.  Starting pay up to $17 per hour.  Fully benefitted with paid holidays, annual leave and sick leave.  This position involves being on the move; cleaning and serving our guests; managing part-time staff when on-shift with you.  Our team believes that the retreat center exists to prayerfully serve our guests and each other so that we will experience a deeper and more meaningful encounter with Christ and each other.

If you have questions, please contact us at 605-716-0925.

Info on TSRC team – http://terrasancta.org/our-team

Application – http://terrasancta.org/employment

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.

Info on TSRC team – http://terrasancta.org/our-team

Application – http://terrasancta.org/employment

Jobs at Catholic Social Services

Outpatient Therapist

Signing Bonus
Master’s Degree required
$21-$30/hour – Full benefit package

Call: 605-348-6086
Email: css@cssrapidcity.com
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Clinical Supervisor – Counseling

Signing Bonus
Minimum licensure CSW-PIP or LPC-MH
licensed in South Dakota for 2+ years
Competitive salary and benefits

Call: 605-348-6086
Email: css@cssrapidcity.com
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Jobs at the Rapid City Catholic School System

Positions open for the 2022-2023 School Year

The RCCSS offers a full benefit package, including a 403(b) retirement plan. Benefited positions also receive a PreK – 12th grade tuition discount.  Class sizes are small, community is big!  Join us as we develop the whole student with Christ as our guide.


Afterschool childcare aides – part time – M – F 2:30-5:30
Substitute Teachers
Custodial Staff – full or part time – evenings

Questions about positions, as well as application materials can be sent to:

Molly Rausch
RCCSS HR Coordinator
424 Fairmont Blvd
Rapid City, SD 57701

Other Jobs in the Diocese

St. Rose of Lima/Our Lady of Mount Carmel – Administrative Assistant

This position reports directly to the Pastor and assists the Pastor with the daily operational and administrative activities of the parishes of St. Rose of Lima in Hill City and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Keystone.  As such, it is essential that the person can maintain discretion and confidentiality in all matters pertaining to the performance of their duties, which involve also helping maintain Church records and files.  It is also expected that this individual be a Catholic in good standing who strives to live and share the Catholic faith, bear witness to the Gospel, and live in a deep union with Jesus Christ.  Bilingual speech and writing skills, although not necessary, will greatly benefit in communicating with our bilingual parish community. It is our hope that the selected applicant will commit to working at these parishes for at least 3 years.