Employment

Catholic Charities is an organization of individuals dedicated to using their skills and talents to help people in need. We invite you to join our team and to help provide life transformational services in Northwest Ohio. Catholic Charities is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Employment Openings:

DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Toledo seeks a confident, outgoing, enthusiastic initiative-taker with experience in fundraising for the position of Development Director.

This is a critical role that requires the ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others. The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and a drive for results is key for this position along with strong empathy, a genuine interest in others, and the ability to build meaningful relationships. Success in this role requires strategic thinking along with the ability to see projects through to completion.

The Director will be responsible for agency fundraising, planned giving, major gift solicitations, donor prospecting, and special events. The Director will be adept at connecting with individuals and groups, and diligent in follow-up.

Working closely with the Executive Director and the Board, the Development Director’s duties will include:

  • Planning and coordinating all fundraising activities
  • Working on the design and implementation of a comprehensive development plan
  • Maintaining progress reports on fundraising goals
  • Preparing the departmental budget
  • Working with the grants committee to research, identify and develop new funding sources
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with current and potential donors
  • Working with staff, committees and consultants to prepare for special events

The successful candidate must have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in the area of Business, Development, or other related field
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in a senior development Fundraising with a faith-based social service agency is preferred
  • Fluent and advanced oral and written communication skills
  • A thorough working knowledge of development techniques such as annual giving, donor cultivation and foundation solicitation
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Outlook, Excel) a working knowledge of fundraising software and a general knowledge of principles of accounting
  • A sincere commitment to the mission of Catholic Charities and the ability to communicate the reasons for that commitment to others
  • Must successfully pass the required BCl/FBI background check prior to employment and every five years

Please send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to mhudson@toledodiocese.org. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. EEO

NORWALK PART-TIME RESIDENTIAL SPECIALIST

Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo seeks a Part-Time Residential Specialist at the Miriam House in Norwalk, Ohio. The Miriam House is a transitional housing program for women and children. The Residential Specialist will assist the Senior Residential Specialist and Case Manager in all functions of programming for the residents and operations of the facility. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: receiving and greeting visitors; answering phones; maintaining daily staff logs; providing assistance and direction to residents; maintaining house and premises; and assuring all rooms are ready for occupancy.

Applicant must be a high school graduate with good communication skills and the ability to relate and provide direction to a diverse population. Weekend and Holiday work is required. Candidates must successfully pass BCI/FBI background checks.

Catholic Charities makes real the love God has for each individual, regardless of faith or background, by serving the poor, speaking for and assisting the neglected and forgotten, respecting and promoting life from the moment of conception to natural death, and nurturing and supporting individuals and talents to help people in need. We invite you to join our team to help support life transformational services in Northwest Ohio.

Please email your cover letter and resume to mhudson@toledodiocese.org or mail to Marcy Hudson, 1933 Spielbusch Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43604. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. EEO

TOLEDO PART-TIME RESIDENTIAL SPECIALISTS

Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo is seeking part-time Residential Specialists to work at La Posada, our 24-hour emergency family shelter in Toledo. These staff members will prepare meals for residents, assist the senior residential specialist and program coordinator, maintain daily staff logs, provide assistance and direction to residents, and ensure all rooms are ready for occupancy.

Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, excellent communication skills, and the ability to relate to and provide direction to a diverse population. These positions will work on any shift, and weekend work may be required. Candidates must successfully pass BCI/FBI background checks.

Catholic Charities makes real the love God has for each individual, regardless of faith or background, by serving the poor, speaking for and assisting the neglected and forgotten, respecting and promoting life from the moment of conception to natural death, and nurturing and supporting individuals and talents to help people in need. We invite you to join our team to help support life transformational services in Northwest Ohio.

Please email your cover letter and resume to mhudson@toledodiocese.org or mail to Marcy Hudson, 1933 Spielbusch Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43604. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. EEO

Our Mission

Catholic Charities makes real the love God has for each individual regardless of faith or background, by serving the poor, speaking for and assisting the neglected and forgotten, respecting and promoting life from beginning to end, and nurturing and supporting individuals and families.

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