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EMPLOYMENT

Bilingual business operations manager Due to significant growth, TX Valley/Supermart El Torito is hiring a bilingual business operations manager in Kansas City, Kansas. This role will manage multiple projects, focusing on human resources, vendor management and day-to-day business operations. The ideal candidate must be fluent in English/Spanish with previous experience in office management or retail operations management. To learn more or apply, email: resumes@omnihrm.com or call OMNI HRM at (913) 341-2119.

Teacher assistant Special Beginnings, Lenexa, is seeking full- or part-time after school teacher assistants at all locations. We are looking for a teacher assistant candidate who has an excellent work ethic, heart for children and a willingness to learn more about early childhood education. Experience and/or education is a plus, but we will train the right candidate. Teacher assistants will work with the lead teacher to care for and educate the children. Primary responsibilities include assisting the lead teacher with: care and supervision of children, lesson plan implementation, parent communication, and cleanliness and organization of classroom. Starting hourly pay ranges based on experience and education. Pay increases are based on job performance. Opportunities for advancement are available, as the company prefers to promote from within. Apply by sending an email to: chris@specialbeginningsonline.com or in person at 10216 Pflumm Rd., Lenexa, KS 66215.

Looking for something new?Use your administrative skills to help a developmental optometrist change people’s lives. Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; summer hours vary. No health benefits. A background in Word, Excel, QuickBooks, customer service and medical office experience helpful. Send resume to: Dr. Beth Basin, 13600 Washington, Kansas City, MO 64145 or send by email to: bbazin@visiondevelop.com. 

Helper neededHelp wanted three days per week from 10 a.m. – 2 or 3 p.m. No special skills required. Companionship and help with housework needed. Need own car; background check required. Call Dr. Ed Dolan at (847) 530-0351. 

Teachers’ aide positions St. Ann Young Child Center in Prairie Village is interviewing for the 2017-18 school year. Aide positions for preschool and Kids’ Day Out. Hours are from 9 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Monday – Thursday and 9 a.m. – noon on Friday. Great for moms with kids in school! An aide’s position for the afterschool program: Monday through Friday from 3 – 5:30 p.m. We are also looking for substitutes. Competitive pay. Great environment to work. For more information, call Tati at (816) 716-4676. 

Positions availableSt. Ann School in Prairie Village is seeking to fill the following positions for the 2017-18 school year: Assistant principal – The assistant principal will focus on achieving comprehensive excellence in three key areas: 1) Curriculum: the candidate will understand the current established curriculum as well as have knowledge of “best practices” to meet high academic expectations while incorporating principles of our Catholic faith; 2) Student life (including discipline): the candidate must have a strong background of working with students K-8 and effectively communicating with parents and teachers; 3) Teaching and learning: the candidate must demonstrate expertise in instructional leadership, with an emphasis on mission-driven, data-informed decision-making, as well as a commitment to supervising and motivating teachers to grow in knowledge and application of research-based instructional best practices. The candidate must be a practicing Catholic and have at least five years of experience in Catholic schools as either a teacher or administrator. Learning center teacher – This position will be responsible for helping to provide specific academic support and interventions for students with identified or suspected learning needs in grades K-4. This position works closely with administrators, other learning center teacher and classroom teachers to help students be successful. Responsibilities: 1) Works individually and/or in small groups to provide academic and organizational support to students. This position will push-in to support students; 2) Monitors student academic progress and collaborates with individual students and teachers to implement academic goals; 3) Meets with students’ families and teachers to discuss assessment, current needs of the student and best support for the individual student; 4) Supports classroom teachers with information and resources for students with specific learning accommodations. Must be a practicing Catholic and have experience working in a grade school as a classroom teacher and/or in a resource classroom environment. Second-grade classroom teacher – We currently have an opening for a second-grade classroom teacher. Application process – Interested candidates for these positions should send a cover letter expressing interest, a resume and three professional references to: mriley@stannpv.org. Indicate in the subject line the position for which you are interested.  

DriversSpecial Beginnings Early Learning Center is seeking part-time drivers for its school-age program located in Lenexa. Candidates must be able to drive a 13-passenger minibus, similar to a 15-passenger van. CDL not required, but must have an excellent driving record. Candidates would pick up children from area schools and then work directly with them when arriving back at the center. Experience preferred. Must have strong work ethic and the ability to work with children. Insurance provided. Background check will be conducted. Great opportunity for retired persons or those seeking a second job. Job responsibilities include: ensuring safety and well-being of children who are being transported at all times, including loading and unloading. Driving short, round-trip routes to elementary schools in Lenexa/Olathe area. Summer only: Driving short, round- trip routes to two Lenexa city pools. Maintaining mileage log. Keeping interior of vehicle clean. Apply by sending an email to: chris@specialbeginningsonline.com or in person at 10216 Pflumm Rd., Lenexa, KS 66215.

Parish life coordinatorCuré of Ars Parish is seeking a coordinator for its parish ministries. The role of the parish life coordinator is to act as a liaison between the parish community and the parish ministries and to foster the faith life of the parish community. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic with a passion for evangelization, self-motivated, an effective communicator, detail-oriented and possess the ability to coordinate multiple projects. Other facets of the role include managing multiple Google calendars and handling the life cycle of new parishioners. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications is required. The parish life coordinator role is a full-time position offering the opportunity for health benefits. All interested and qualified candidates should submit their resume to: bobkolich@cureofars.com or mail to: Curé of Ars Catholic Church, Attn: Bob Kolich, 9401 Mission Road, Leawood, KS 66206.

Social Studies teacher – Rockhurst High School is accepting applications for an FTE social studies department. Interested persons are asked to submit a letter interest, a resume/CV, and a completed application (available online at: www.rockhursths.edu) to Mr. Scott Duschen at: sduchen@rockhursths.edu.

Sales professional – We respect your many years of experience; we value and need your wisdom. We only ask if you are “coachable”? If so, Catholic Cemeteries of Northeast Kansas has openings for sales trainees in our Johnson, Shawnee and Wyandotte County area cemeteries. An excellent earning of $40K to $50+ in commissions is legitimate income potential for the first year. Training allowance your first 30 days, then draw commission with bonus opportunities. Medical, life, dental, optical, prescription, 401(k) plans, etc., are some of the many perks our employees receive. Excellent opportunities for women and men interested in a sales career and in helping people. Advancement opportunities are available for hard-working and focused individuals. Must be willing to work some evenings and weekends when our client families are available to see us in their homes. Once you learn our formula for success, your schedule is determined by you. Please email your resume and contact information to: dvanthullenar@cathcemks.org or fax to (913) 353-1413.

Program coordinator: immigration & refugee ministry – This position will be responsible for assisting the director of human rights office with the implementation, coordination and maintenance of the diocesan program for immigration and refugee concerns. This will include activities associated with education, pastoral care, prayer and worship, and public policy advocacy, as well as the execution of basic administrative responsibilities. This role will serve as the primary point of contact for questions and requests for assistance and resources from the members of our diocese. This is a part-time, nonexempt position located at the chancery, based upon a flexible schedule of 15-20 hours per week. To apply go to the website at: careers.hireology.com/thecatholicdioceseofkansascitystjoseph.

Full-time openings Padre Pio Academy in Shawnee, which offers a classical curriculum, has full-time openings for the 2017-18 school year. For more information and details, contact Joanne at (913) 530-6553.

Director of Christian formation and evangelizationSt. Michael the Archangel Parish in Leawood is seeking a director for our Christian formation and evangelization department. This director will collaborate with the pastor, RE coordinator, youth ministers, and RCIA/adult education coordinator to formulate and execute a comprehensive plan of evangelization. This will include pre-evangelization, outreach, invitation and faith formation with a goal of making intentional disciples. The preferred candidate will be a prayerful, faithful, practicing Catholic; a dynamic teacher with experience in the field; articulate and confident in matters of faith with an obvious passion for evangelization. Also vital to this position are excellent organization, communication and collaboration skills, plus the interpersonal skills and personality necessary to motivate their staff and a team of volunteers. A master’s degree in religious education, religious studies or theology is preferred, but we will accept a candidate with a bachelor’s degree who also has experience in leading faith formation programs. For additional details and a complete job description, please go to www.stmichaelcp.org and click on “About Us/Employment Opportunities.”

Catechists neededCatechesis of the Good Shepherd, part-time Level I and Level II catechists, needed at St. Michael the Archangel Parish in Leawood. We are in need of trained, Level I (ages 3 – 6) and Level II (ages 6 – 9) catechists. Atrium hours can be based on your availability, either daytime or evening. If you are interested in beginning training, this is a good time to consider both consolidated summer courses as well as monthly schedules starting in the fall. Contact Diane Jones, coordinator of Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, at (913) 402-3941 or send an email to: CGS@stmichaelcp.org for more information.

Building attendant – Savior Pastoral Center has an immediate opening for a night and weekend part-time building attendant. On-site lodging is provided as the individual is required to live at the center. This position is responsible for hospitality, security and light custodial duties. The ideal candidate will have some customer service experience. Work hours vary and average 15 – 20 hours per week. Mail cover letter, resume and application (available at: www.archkck.org/jobs) by May 9 to: Human Resources, Building Attendant Search, 12615 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, KS 66109 or send by email to: jobs@archkck.org. A complete job description can be found at: www.archkck.org/jobs.

SERVICES

Faith-based counseling to cope with life concerns – Kansas City area. Call Mary Vorsten, licensed clinical professional counselor, at (913) 909-2002.

Agua Fina Irrigation and Landscape
The one-stop location for your project!
Landscape and irrigation design,
Installation and maintenance.
Cleanup and grading services
It’s time to repair your lawn. 20% discount on lawn renovations with mention of this ad.
Visit the website at: www.goaguafina.com
Call (913) 530-7260 or (913) 530-5661

Bankruptcy consultation – If debts are overwhelming you, seek hope and help from compassionate, experienced Catholic attorney, Teresa Kidd. For a free consultation, call (913) 422-0610; send an email to: tkidd@kc.rr.com; or visit the website at: www.teresakiddlawyer.com. Please do not wait until life seems hopeless before getting good quality legal advice that may solve your financial stress.

WATKINS TEAM
Honest, reliable home selling for over 50 years
Parishioner of Queen of the Holy Rosary, Overland Park
Doug (913) 593-6362   |   watkinsd@reecenichols.com
Dirk (913) 219-2965   | dirkw@reecenichols.com
Reece Nichols Real Estate

Professional window cleaner – Residential only, fully insured. Over 40 years experience. Free estimates. Contact Gene Jackson at (913) 593-1495.

Rodman Lawn Care
Lawn mowing, aeration, verticutting, fertilizing
Hedge trimming, mulching, leaf removal, gutter cleaning
Fully insured and free estimates
John Rodman (913) 548-3002

Mike Hammer local moving – A full-service mover. Packing, pianos, rental truck load/unload, storage container load/unload, and in-home moving. No job too small. Serving JoCo since 1987. St. Joseph, Shawnee, parishioner. Call Mike at (913) 927-4347 or send an email to: mike@mike hammermoving.com.

Speedy Guzman
Moving and delivery
Licensed and insured
Anytime
(816) 935-0176

Tree Trimming
Tree Trimming/Landscaping
Insured/References
Free Estimates/Local Parishioner
Tony Collins (913) 620-6063

HOME IMPROVEMENT

Swalms organizing – downsizing – cleanout service Reduce clutter – Any space organized. Shelving built on-site. Items hauled for recycling and donations. 20 years exp.; insured. Call Tillar at (913) 375-9115. WWW.SWALMS ORGANIZING.COM.

The Drywall Doctor, Inc. – A unique solution to your drywall problems! We fix all types of ceiling and wall damage — from water stains and stress cracks to texture repairs and skim coating. We provide professional, timely repairs and leave the job site clean! Lead-certified and insured! Serving the metro since 1997. Call (913) 768-6655.

Local handyman – Painting int. and ext., staining, wood rot, power wash, decks, doors and windows, masonry, hardwood floors, gutter cleaning, water heaters, toilets, faucets, garbage disposals, ceiling fans, mowing and more!! Member of Holy Angels Parish, Basehor. Call Billy at (913) 927-4118.

DRC Construction
We’ll get the job done right the first time.
Windows – Doors – Decks – Siding
Repair or replace, we will work with you to solve your problems. Choose us for any window, door, siding or deck project and be glad you did.
Everything is guaranteed 100%
(913) 461-4052 www.windowservicesoverlandpark.com
drcconswindows@gmail.com

Concrete construction – Tear out and replace stamped, stained or colored patios and drives. Retaining walls, footings, poured-in-place safe rooms, excavation and hauling. Asphalt drives and lots. Fully insured; references. Call Dan at (913) 207-4371 or send an email to: dandeeconst@aol.com.

Kansas City’s Premier Deck, Fence & Concrete – We repair, power wash and stain wood decks and fences. We power wash and seal concrete drives, walkway, pool decks and more. Call Brian at (913) 952-5965. Member of Holy Trinity Parish.

Thank you for another great year – Through your support, my family has been blessed and my business has grown. We do windows, trim, siding, doors, decks, interior and exterior painting, wood rot, bathroom renovations, tile and sheetrock. If you need work done around your home, we can do it. Josh (913) 709-7230.

HARCO Exteriors LLC
Your Kansas City fencing specialists
Family owned and operated
(913) 815-4817
www.harcoexteriorsllc.com

NELSON CREATIONS L.L.C.
Home remodeling, design/build, kitchens, baths, all interior and exterior work. Family owned and operated; over 25 years experience. Licensed and insured; commercial and residential. Kirk and Diane Nelson.
(913) 927-5240; nelsport@everestkc.net

EL SOL Y LA TIERRA
*Commercial & residential
* Lawn renovation
*Mowing
* Clean-up and hauling
* Dirt grading/installation
* Landscape design
* Free estimates
Hablamos y escribimos Ingles!!
www.elsolylatierra.com
Call Lupe at (816) 935-0176

STA (Sure Thing Always) Home Repair – Basement finish, bathrooms and kitchens; interior & exterior repairs: painting, roofing, siding, wood replacement and window glazing. Free estimates. Call (913) 491-5837 or (913) 579-1835. Email: smokeycabin@hotmail.com. Member of Holy Trinity, Lenexa.

Rusty Dandy Painting, Inc. – We have been coloring your world for 40 years. Your home will be treated as if it were our own. Old cabinets will be made to look like new. Dingy walls and ceilings will be made beautiful. Woodwork will glow. Lead-certified and insured. Call (913) 341-9125.

Custom countertops – Laminates installed within 5 days. Cambria, granite, and solid surface. Competitive prices, dependable work. Call the Top Shop, Inc., (913) 962-5058. Members of St. Joseph, Shawnee.

FOR SALE

Residential lifts – New and recycled. Stair lifts, porch lifts, ceiling lifts and elevators. St. Michael’s parishioners. KC Lift & Elevator at (913) 327-5557. (Formerly Silver Cross – KC)

For sale – Tandem vault located at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Kansas City. Patio II, tier C, crypt 105. Eye level with peaceful view and surroundings. Includes perpetual care. Current market value over $12,000. Selling price is $10,000. Call (913) 208-2703.

For sale – Three individuals plots located at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Kansas City. Located in section 3, old lot 195, spaces 10, 11 and 12. Current value is $2070 per space. Selling price is $1600 per space or $4500 for all three. Call (913) 208-2703.

CAREGIVING

Caregiving – We provide personal assistance, companionship, care management, and transportation for seniors in their home, assisted living or nursing facilities. We also provide respite care for main caregivers needing some personal time. Call Daughters & Company at (913) 341-2500 and speak with Laurie, Pat or Gary.

Looking for assisted living at home? – Before you move, call us and explore our in-home care options. We specialize in helping families live safely at home while saving thousands of dollars per year. Call today for more information or to request a FREE home care planning guide. Benefits of Home – Senior Care, www.benefitsofhome.com or call (913) 422-1591.

Caregiver/housekeeper – Retired nurse, 30 years experience. Can provide care in your home, day and/or night. References. Call (913) 579-5276.

Girl Friday services – Ironing, sewing, cooking, typing, pet care, quilting, errand running, caretaking for children or adults. References available. Call Deborah (913) 648-7258 or send an email to: gmaks313@gmail.com.

WANTED TO RENT

Wanted to rent – Retired nurse is looking for move and would like to do work in exchange for rent. Is willing to pay up to $700 per month, or a combination of above. Will consider moving outside the metro area. Needs privacy and quiet. Call (913) 579-5276.

WANTED TO BUY

 Will buy firearms and related accessories – One or a whole collection. Honest evaluation and top prices paid. Contact Tom at (913) 238-2473. Member of Sacred Heart Parish, Shawnee.

Wanted to buy – Antique/vintage jewelry, lighters, fountain pens, post card collections, paintings/prints, pottery, sterling, china dinnerware.
Renee Maderak, (913) 631-7393.
St. Joseph Parish, Shawnee

Wanted to buy – Cucina LLC is an entity that buys commercial real estate. Lou Serrone, a member of Good Shepherd, and Tom Disidore, a member of St. Agnes, are members of Cucina LLC. Tom and Lou are licensed brokers in both Kansas and Missouri. If you are a seller of commercial real estate, call Lou at (913) 219-9924.

Wanted to buy – I buy antiques and collectibles
Vintage and Native American jewelry
Navajo and Oriental rugs
Old postcards and photographs
Coca-Cola signs and old silverware
Call (913) 593-7507.

BOYS CAMP

Camp Kapaun Catholic boys camp. Sports, team building, virtue growth, spiritual formation,
Boys ages 9 – 14.
June 4 – 10, Conception Abbey, Missouri
Email Victor Rodriquez at: vcrodrc@gmail.com