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EMPLOYMENT

Positions open – Cashiers, stockers and warehouse needed. Range of pay is $8 – 12 per hour. Weekday and weekend hours, no nights. Apply in person at Smoke ’n’ Fire, 8030 W. 151st St., Overland Park, KS 66223.

Drivers – Ready for the summers off? Join our school transportation division and live like a kid again! Our drivers have the opportunity to serve our community and still get those precious summer breaks. Assisted Transportation seeks caring and reliable drivers to transport K – 12 students in Johnson and Wyandotte counties in our minivans. CDL not required. $12 per hour. Retirees encouraged to apply. Learn more or apply online at: assistedtransportation.com or call (913) 262-5190 for more information. EOE.

Director of the diocesan office of evangelization – The Catholic Diocese of Wichita is seeking an exceptional individual to serve as our full-time director, Office of Evangelization. This is a newly created position that will support Bishop Kemme’s pastoral plan and respond to Pope Francis’ call for Catholics to become missionary disciples. This individual will provide resources, training and formation opportunities for pastors, parishes and diocesan offices. This will involve assessment of evangelization models currently in use in parishes, formation of the Catholic faithful in evangelization methods and parish missions with a focus on evangelization. It is expected that candidates will have the following qualifications: practicing Catholic in good standing and an active and faithful steward in one’s parish; enthusiastic, engaging and energetic promoter of evangelization; experience working effectively with pastors in their unique parish situations; proper theological and pedagogical training or proven skills; bachelor’s degree in theology, catechesis or evangelization required; equivalent work experience in evangelization, mission or catechesis would be considered (master’s degree preferred); proven administrative skills; experience in interpersonal relations, conflict resolution, collaborative management style and budget preparation; ability to express ideas clearly in both written and verbal communications; and ability to travel within the diocese as needed. Submit cover letter and resume with references and salary requirements to: powell@catholicdioceseofwichita.org. Application deadline in on or before noon Sept. 25.

Assistant organist/chorale accompanist – Holy Trinity Parish, 9150 Pflumm Rd., Lenexa, is seeking a part-time, salaried organist to accompany the Holy Trinity Chorale. Responsibilities include: full service-playing; weekly rehearsals; three Masses per month; and special services from mid-August to mid-June. Salary commensurate with qualifications, plus demonstrated proficiencies in playing and common practices in organ registration and technique. Additional pay for playing two to five more Masses per month with a cantor. Go to the website at: www.htlenexa.org/holytrinity-music for a full job   description. Contact Dr. Cholë Stodt, director of music, at: cstodt@htlenexa.org.

Victim assistance coordinator – The office of child and youth protection (OCYP) for the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas is seeking an individual to fill a part-time position, victim assistance coordinator. This position is responsible for providing support to and identifying resources for victims and their families in cases of abuse by clergy or other archdiocesan personnel. This individual will manage treatment referrals and resources for individuals and families affected and foster reconciliation between the church and these individuals. In their role as a staff member of the OCYP, this position works closely with the director of the OCYP, the vicar for clergy and the report investigator. Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in social work or a closely related field, and/or experience related to victim support; intermediate competency in MS Office Suite; and must be a practicing Catholic in good standing. A complete job description, application and benefits information are available on the archdiocese’s website at: www.archkck.org/jobs. Interested individuals should mail cover letter, resume and application to: Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, Office of Human Resources, Victim Assistance Coordinator, 12615 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, KS 66109, or send via email to: jobs@archkck.org. Position open until filled.

Executive director – Wyandotte Pregnancy Clinic is a faith- based nonprofit organization serving women and families facing unplanned pregnancies with Christ-like compassion. We are looking for an executive director at our Wyandotte location. The candidate should have strong leadership and supervisory skills; be flexible and able to work in a constantly evolving work environment; be comfortable collaborating with a wide range of agencies, churches and organizations; have excellent writing and communication skills; familiarity with QuickBooks, databases and MS Office products. Will be responsible for growing donor base and event planning. Being bilingual is a plus. Reports to governing board. Send resume to Donna Kelsey at: dkelsey@wpcnetwork.org. Our client website is: www.wyandottepregnancyclinic.org; our donor website is: www.BabiesAtRisk.org; our Mobile Pregnancy Clinic is: www.mobilepregnancyclinic.org. For more information, call Donna at (913) 904-4050.

Evening facility supervisor – St. Michael the Archangel Parish, Leawood, has an immediate opening for a full-time facility assistant for the evening shift. Hours vary occasionally, but will generally be M – F, 1 – 9:30 p.m. Responsibilities include: monitoring building use; setups for meetings; janitorial duties; routine maintenance projects; and securing all buildings at the end of the evening. This position is eligible for the archdiocesan benefits package, and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Go to the parish website at: www.stmichaelcp.org/employment-opportunities for complete details.

Extended day coordinator – This position provides supervision for elementary school students outside of their regular school hours. This would include planning activities and coordinating programs that currently exist. The position is full time with benefits. If interested, call Ms. Theresa at (913) 248-4589 to set up an interview.

Sonographer – Wyandotte Pregnancy Clinic is a faith-based nonprofit organization serving women and families facing unplanned pregnancies with Christ-like compassion. We have an immediate opening for a sonographer to perform limited (not diagnostic) sonograms. That person could also serve at our new Olathe location. RDMS and nurse-sonographers who have been trained on ultrasound should apply. Send resumes to Donna Kelsey at: dkelsey@wpcnetwork.org or call (913) 904-4050.

Lay counselor – Olathe Pregnancy Clinic will open in October. We will serve women and families facing unplanned pregnancies with Christ-like compassion. We have an immediate opening for a full-time bilingual lay counselor. Qualified applicants need to be bilingual in Spanish and English; be a faithful practicing Christian; possess strong pro-life convictions; and have a compassionate heart. Training will be provided. Send resumes to Donna Kelsey at: dkelsey@wpc network.org or call (913) 904-4050.

Infant and toddler teacher – This is a full-time position with benefits. Curriculum is in place as a guide for activities. If interested, call Ms. Theresa at (913) 248-4589 to set up an interview.

Administrative assistant – This position will provide contract administration and general office management support to the construction management, building commission, and facilities and real estate management offices in the chancery. This is a part-time position based on a schedule of 24 hours per week and is classified as nonexempt.
To apply, go online to: careers.hireology.com/ thecatholic dioceseofkansascitystjoseph, scroll down and click on “Administrative assistant.”

Associate director, catechesis and faith formation – This position provides catechetical and discipleship leader training and mentoring services that equip parishes to evangelize and form parishioners and increase ministerial leadership capacity. The diocese offers a comprehensive benefits program, vacation and sick leave plus paid holidays. To apply, go online to: http://kcsjcatholic.org/ and click on “Get started,” scroll down and click the sentence “Click here to view and apply for current openings.” This job is on the second page of the job listings.

Bus driver needed – The Goddard School, Olathe (north-west), is accepting applications for a part-time before/after school care BUS DRIVER. Applicant must be professional, mature, responsible and punctual. Applicant must have a clean driving record and enjoy working with young children. Driver will be responsible for transporting school-age children to/from our facility each morning and afternoon to several local elementary schools. May consider a different driver for a.m. and p.m., if necessary. Great position for a retired “grandma/grandpa.” Minimum qualifications a requirements: Must be at least 21 years old; have a valid Kansas driver’s license without indication of a criminal recored; a clear background check; no driving-related convictions or citations in the last three years; be familiar with the area; be organized, punctual and a self-starter; have good communication skills; meet state licensing requirements for health history; participate in reporting and implementation of the child abuse and neglect policy; participate in any professional development activities (i.e., CPR, first-aid training); previous teaching and/or driving experience preferred; CDL not required – 14 passenger bus.

Coordinator of volunteers and outreach ministries – Holy Trinity, Lenexa, seeks to fill a part-time support position responsible for initiating a new parish volunteer outreach and recruitment effort, volunteer coordination and providing ongoing liaison support for other church ministries. This new role has primary responsibility for developing systems to increase volunteer engagement and will provide pastoral support for hospitality efforts, serve as point-of-contact for individuals/families in crisis and lead our child safety program. Are you a self-starter interested in launching new initiatives that grow into more (we hope a full-time position)? Would you get excited to research, develop and implement new ways to increase broad-based participation and move the uninvolved to more engaged participation in the life of our parish? It will be essential that you maintain confidentiality in all aspects of the job, are comfortable in a leadership role and like to work with an extensive volunteer network. You will be successful because of your understanding of our Christian call to service and your personal desire to help others make this a part of their life. If this sounds like you, let’s talk! Send your resume and note of interest to: snill@htlenexa.org.

Enjoy working with children? – Curé of Ars Catholic School would like you to join our after-school care program. The hours are 3 – 6 p.m. and can be flexible based on your schedule. Contact after-school care director Rhiannon Mendez at: Rhiannon.Mendez@cureofars.com for more information.

Lead consultant for pro-life ministries – The Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas is seeking a lead consultant for pro-life ministry. The mission of the pro-life office is to teach respect for all human life from conception to natural death and organize for its protection. All offices for pro-life initiatives are aligned with the USCCB’s “Pastoral Plan for Pro-Life Activities,” and the consultant is charged with assisting the archbishop and his pastors in implementing these initiatives. The role of the consultant is to rally the Catholic faithful and people of good will to build up a “culture of life” through collaborative action with the parishes and pastoral regions of the archdiocese. The position requires strong leadership skills; excellent communication skills (both written and verbal); management skills including planning, executing, evaluating, prioritizing, meeting objectives and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications. Bachelor degree or equivalent required as well as involvement in pro-life activities/organizations. An application and benefits information are available on the archdiocese website at: www.archkck.org/jobs. Interested individuals should send a cover letter, resume and application via email to: jobs@archkck.org, title Consultant for Pro-Life. Position open until filled.

Sales position – Do you have sales experience? Are you well networked in the local community? J.S. Paluch Company, national publisher of church bulletins, has full- and part-time positions available. Excellent earning potential; medical benefits; 401(k); life and AD&D insurance available; excellent commission; compensation program. Interested? Call Kay Leane at (800) 621-5197, ext. 2823, or email resume to: Recruiting@jspaluch.com.

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.SWALMSORGANIZING.COM.

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) 579-1835. Email: smokeycabin@hot mail.com. Member of Holy Trinity, Lenexa.

Father-and-son home exteriors and remodeling – Celebrating my 15th year in The Leaven as a small business owner! We do decks, siding, windows, doors, tile work, floors, wood rot, and interior and exterior painting. We can remodel bathrooms, kitchens or basements. We also reface cabinets and redo pesky popcorn ceilings. Call Josh at (913) 709-7230.

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

 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.

NELSON CREATION’S L.L.C.
Home makeovers, kitchen, bath. All interior and exterior remodeling and repairs.
Family owned, experienced, licensed and insured. Member St. Joseph, Shawnee. Kirk Nelson.
(913) 927-5240; nelsport@everestkc.net

Masonry work – Quality new or repair work. Brick, block and chimney/fireplace repair. Insured; second-generation bricklayer. Member of St. Paul Parish, Olathe. Call (913) 829-4336.

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.

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.

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.

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

SERVICES

Gas log tuneups – We can do most brands. Email pictures of fireplace to: bbqinfo@smokenfire.com. Smoke ’n’ Fire, 8030 W. 151st St., Overland Park, KS 66223.

Water damage restoration – Framing, insulation, painting, Sheetrock, mold treatment and lead-safe certified. Insurance claims welcome. Serving Wyandotte and Johnson counties for 25 years. Call Jerry at (913) 206-1144.

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

Quilted memories – Your Kansas City Longarm shop Nolting Longarm machines, quilting supplies and machine quilting services. We specialize in memorial quilts – custom designed memory quilts from your T-shirt collections, photos, baby clothes, college memorabilia, neckties, etc. For information or to schedule a free consultation, call (913) 649-2704. Visit the website at: www.quiltedmemoriesllc.com.

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

Senior hairstyling – Haircuts, perms, roller sets.
Savvy Salon, 5910 W. 59th Terrace
Mission, KS, one block south of Johnson Dr.
$5 off any service on 1st visit. Bonnie (816) 769-8511.

8 to Your IdealWeight
Get Real, Get Healthy, Get Empowered.
Release your weight and restore your power in 8 weeks! Certified coach: kathioppold.8toyouridealweight.com.

Cleaning lady – Reasonable rates; references provided. Call (913) 940-2959.

Clutter getting you down? – Organize, fix, assemble, install! “Kevin of all trades” your professional organizer and “Honey-do” specialist. Call or email me today for a free consultation at (913) 271-5055 or KOATorganizing@gmail.com. Insured. References.

Ceilings – Renew your old textured, yellowed ceilings! Interior painting. No mess. Call Jerry at (913) 201-1144.

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.

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

Win disability benefits – Disabled and no longer able to work? Get help winning Social Security disability benefits. Free consultation. Eight years’ experience. No fee unless you win. Call (785) 331-6452 or send an email to: montemace2000@yahoo.com or visit: montemacedisability.com.

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

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 – Two plots at Resurrection Cemetery, Ascension Garden. $2000 each. Conveyance fee included. Call Dick at (913) 384-5833.

For sale – Four burial plots at Mount Calvary Cemetery, lot 354, section 3, spaces 5, 6, 7 and 8 (prime location right on the road). $8740 or make an offer. Call Kelly at (913) 709-9133.

VACATION

Branson condo – Newly updated. Perfect for couples or families. Sleeps six; fully furnished; Wi-Fi; no stairs; close to entertainment; pools; exercise room, tennis and golf available. Call (913) 515-3044.

CAREGIVING

Just like family – Let us care for your loved ones in their homes. Two ladies with over 50 years’ combined experience. Looking for night shift coverage, some days. Great price, great references. Both experienced with hospice care. Call Ophelia at (913) 570-7276 or Kara at (913) 343-1602.

Caregiver – CNA has many years of experience with elderly and dementia patients. Will do meal prep, doctor appointments, errands, medication setup and companionship. Call Johnna at (816) 786-1093.

Situation wanted – Last month, I cared for a client for over 300 hours. I detected sleep apnea, confirmed. Got equipment in the home. Detected a heart problem, confirmed. Got her a stress test, echo and heart monitor. Detected a heart valve problem and cognitive problems, confirmed. She now has four doctors and superior personalized care. If you want this for your loved one, call me now. Call (913) 701-6381.

Experienced RN – Seeking a part-time day or early evening position. Will provide nursing (no lifting), companionship, respite care and concierge services in the Johnson County area. Call Mary at (913) 710-5412. Negotiable rates.

Companion – Looking for work helping and being a companion for seniors. Will run errands, and have experience and enjoy being with seniors. Call Patty at (913) 499-1469.

CNA – Professional caregiver provides quality private home care assistance for the elderly in the comfort of your home. Part-time or full-time assignments. Will consider live-in arrangements. 25 years seasoned experience. Dedicated to clients. Call (816) 806-8104.

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.benefits ofhome.com or call (913) 422-1591.

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.

REAL ESTATE

Whole Estates
Need to sell a home and everything in it?
We buy it all at once in as-is condition.
Call (816) 444-1950 or send an email to:
www.wholeestates.com.

We buy houses and whole estates – We are local and family-owned, and will make you a fair cash offer. We buy houses in any condition. No fees or commissions and can close on the date of your choice. Selling your house as is never felt so good. Jon & Stacy Bichelmeyer (913) 599-5000.

Coming soon – Five-bedroom home for sale just a half-mile walk to St. James. Walk-out basement backs to green space and gorgeous sunsets. Large lot in quiet cul-de-sac features formal dining room, den/office space, living room, finished basement with workout room, bar and home theater. New paint and carpet throughout. 9430 Sunray Dr. Call (913) 735-6697.

I NEED HOUSES! – We are members of Holy Trinity Parish and we pay cash for any real estate without any realtor commissions or fees. We buy houses in any condition, including bad foundations. If you would like an easy, no-hassle sale at a fair price, please call me. We have 15 years of experience. Mark Edmondson, (913) 980-4905.

FOR RENT

Roommate wanted – To share my three-bedroom two-bath Shawnee home. Good Shepherd Parish. Nonsmoker. No deposit. $600 a month rent, includes utilities and Wi-Fi. Text or leave message for Cindy at (913) 461-7863.

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, paintings, pottery, sterling, etc. Single pieces or estate. Renee Maderak, (913) 475-7393. St. Joseph Parish, Shawnee.