Classifieds

EMPLOYMENT

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. Retirees encouraged to apply. Learn more or apply online at: assistedtransportation.com or call (913) 262-5190 for more information. EOE.

Caregivers – Daughters & Company is looking for several compassionate caregivers to provide assistance to ambulatory seniors in their home, assisted living or in a skilled nursing facility. We provide light housekeeping/light meal preparation, organizational assistance, care management and occasional transportation services for our clients. We need caregivers with reliable transportation and a cell phone for communication. A CNA background is helpful, though not mandatory. We typically employ on a part-time basis, but will strive to match hours desired. Contact Pat or Murray at (913) 341-2500 to become part of an excellent caregiving team.

Sonographer or registered nurse – Wyandotte Pregnancy Clinic in Kansas City, Kansas, is looking for a certified sonographer or registered nurse to do limited sonograms 1 – 2 days per week. The sonographer will be paid per sonogram as a 1099 contract employee. WPC is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) that offers free pregnancy tests, sonograms, education, counseling and material aid for women and their families facing unplanned pregnancies. WPC is a busy clinic in an urban/residential setting, serving more than 1,700 clients last year. If interested, contact executive director Mary Mason at (913) 287-8287.

Night warehouse order selectors – $14 per hour plus $1 differential for every hour spent in the freezer picking. There is an opportunity for incentives based on performance and accuracy with earnings up to $21.50 per hour. Eligibility for increase up to 50¢ at 3 months, 6 months and one year. Must meet production and accuracy goals to be eligible. Work hours: Sunday, 2 p.m. start; Monday through Thursday, 4 p.m. start; average 8 – 12 hours per shift. To apply, go online to: bit.ly/2fJMsZT or go to the location at: Vistar of Kansas City, 4825 N.W. 41st St., Ste 100, Riverside, MO 64150. For more information, call Veronica Hernandez at (816) 746-4401, ext. 28313, or send an email to: Veronica.Hernandez@pfgc.com.

Teachers – Little Owly’s Nest for Knowledge is seeking early childhood education teachers. We are looking for experienced, fun-loving teachers willing to work with children in a child care and preschool setting. Submit a resume to Alison Ernzen at: ali@littleowlys.com.

Service technician – Looking for a part-time or full-time candidate to service and clean microscopes. Qualifications include being mechanically inclined, flexible, detail-oriented, dependable, responsible and have a great attitude. Electrical knowledge a plus. This individual must also have dependable transportation as some travel is required. Send resume to: Yourcareer101@gmail.com.

Teachers – The Goddard School Olathe Northwest is looking for dynamic, energetic, professional teachers to add to our faculty. The Goddard School is a premiere preschool where children from 6 weeks to 6 years are encouraged to develop at their own pace in a nurturing environment, lovingly guided by our highly skilled, professional teachers. By using the most current and academically endorsed methods, the F.L.E.X. Learning Program focuses on developing seven Learning Domains: personal and social development, language and literacy, mathematical thinking, scientific thinking, social studies, creative expression and physical development. Our program for exceptional early childhood education ensures children have fun while learning and is aimed at preparing them with skills and aptitudes needed for success in the 21st century. Owners are Ascension parishioners. We are hiring for the following positions: CO-LEAD INFANT TEACHER – FULL TIME; PRESCHOOL TEACHER – FULL TIME; TODDLER TEACHER – FULL TIME; ASSISTANT TEACHER TO MULTIPLE CLASSROOMS. To apply, send an email and resume to: olathe2ks@god dardschools.com.

Holy Spirit extended day care position – Do you enjoy spending time with children? Holy Spirit School is seeking an enthusiastic person to be the group leader in our after-school care program. This well-established program runs from 3:00-5:45 p.m. each school day. We are looking for a responsible, organized and creative person. The applicant should have knowledge of child development and be able to implement age-appropriate activities. The ability to communicate clearly with children, colleagues and parents is most important in order to foster positive relationships. Applicant must attend a Virtus training and be at least 18 years old. If you are interested, contact Eileen Colling at (913) 492-2582 or online at: ecolling@hscatholic.org for more information.

Business manager/accountant – St. Patrick Catholic Church in Kansas City, Kansas, is seeking a business manager/accountant. This position is responsible for managing parish and school facilities and for all payroll functions, managing deposits, financial reports and budgets. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing; have at least five years of accounting experience; and demonstrate effective communication skills, written and verbal. Position requires a bachelor’s degree; CPA preferred. A complete job description, application and benefits information are available on the archdiocese’s website at: www.archkck.org/jobs. Interested individuals should mail a cover letter, resume and application by June 30 to: Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, Office of Human Resources, Business Manager/Accountant Search, 12615 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, KS 66109, or send via email to: jobs@archkck.org.

Cook – Curé of Ars Church is seeking a skilled cook. This position is responsible for meal planning, grocery shopping, cooking and serving meals for five priests living in the rectory. This skilled cook would be organized with good communication skills and be knowledgeable about nutrition and meal planning. This is part time, 3 – 6 p.m., Monday – Thursday. Interested applicants should submit a resume to: bobkolich@cureofars.com.

AmeriCorps – Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St.Joseph is offering a rewarding career opportunity to individuals interested in work as a full-time disaster resilience AmeriCorps VISTA member. Must be able to speak Spanish. To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, visit our website at: www.catholiccharities-kcsj.org.

Assistant music director/worship leader – St. John the Evangelist in Lawrence is seeking an assistant music       director/worship leader who will be responsible for planning and leading music at the Sunday 5 p.m. liturgy. Music at that service is largely contemporary, but also draws upon more traditional, sacred hymns. The director leads a choir of 5 – 10 singers and a band of 3 – 5 instrumentalists. Piano playing and singing capabilities preferred. Other opportunities for leading worship will also be available throughout the year. See sjevangelist.com/jobs for a full job description. Contact Father Jeff Ernst at (785) 843-0109 or send an email to: frjeff@saint-johns.net.

Ministry assistant – St. Ann (Prairie Village) is seeking an assistant for its ministry office. The position is a 15 – 20 hour per week position and requires a flexible work schedule (select evening and weekends). The ideal candidate will be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Google Drive and have database/data entry experience; have the ability to multitask; have good communication and organizational skills; and work well with volunteers. This person must have a love of the youth and the teachings of the Catholic Church.

Accountant/controller – The Catholic Foundation of Northeast Kansas (CFNEK) is seeking a full-time accountant/controller. This position is responsible for all financial aspects related to CFNEK. The position requires a minimum of four years accounting experience; CPA preferred. A complete job description, application and benefits information are available on the archdiocese’s website at: www.archkck.org/jobs. Qualified individuals should send an email to: jobs@archkck.org with cover letter, resume, and application by July 24. May also be mailed to: Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, Office of Human Resources, CFNEK Accountant/Controller Search, 12615 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, KS 66109.

Account director – Wellington, a full-service event management, incentive, meeting and marketing company, is looking for an account director (AD). The AD is responsible for the overall success and development of Wellington client relationships. Acting as a frontline point of contact, this tenacious person must have the passion to learn and curate the clients’ brand and marketing strategies and then translate them into innovative event strategy. Additionally, strong team and leadership skills are required as the AD is responsible for the oversight, coaching, nurture, training and management of the dedicated account team. The AD should possess organizational skills as he or she will oversee and execute event planning, team management, marketing oversight and financial management. Applicants may apply online at: www.wellingtonexperience.com/careers.                  

Drivers – Special 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.

Assistant teacher – Our Lady’s Montessori School is seeking an assistant teacher. The position is year-round, M – F and offers competitive pay. Email resume to: Sarah Howard, Program Director at: olmschool@att.net. Check us out at: www.ourladysmontessori.com or on Facebook!

General ledger accountant – The Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas is seeking a deposit and loan/general ledger accountant. This position reports to the director of accounting and performs professional accounting work, including analysis and reconciliation of general ledger and subsidiary accounts, revenue and expenditure accounts, and the preparation and distribution of monthly reports to departments. This position also maintains deposit and loan system records and prepares monthly statements for account holders; and prepares financial statements, budgets and year-end audit schedules. Ideal candidate is a practicing Catholic in good standing; has at least five years of accounting experience; and demonstrates effective written and verbal communication skills. Position requires a bachelor’s degree; CPA preferred. 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 by June 30 to: Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, Office of Human Resources, GL Accountant Search, 12615 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, KS 66109, or send via email to: jobs@archkck.org.

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.

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.

SERVICES

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.

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.

Fall tutoring – Sessions begin in August and are customized to fit student’s needs. Single sessions or packages available. Tutor has 15 years experience in K – 12 subjects, French, Spanish, piano and voice. Call/text Kathleen at (913) 244-3655 or send an email to: Klmamuric@yahoo.com.

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

Life Simplified – Professional organizing for home and business. We organize tools to toys, closets to attics. Pre- and post-moving support for upsizing or downsizing. We advise on what to keep, donate, recycle or toss and offer personalized strategies on keeping organized. Supportive and nonjudgmental. Call (913) 725-8151 or send an email to: info@lifesimplified.biz. www.lifesimplified.biz

Tutor – Teacher with master’s degree background in special education and gifted education would like to tutor or enrich your child this summer. Patient, Virtus trained. Overland Park, Leawood area. Call Patty. (402) 618-7569.

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.

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

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 kev@koatindustries.com. Insured. References.

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

Housecleaning – A range of services provided – from housecleaning to organizing closets, rooms and garages, as well as hoarder projects. 15 years experience. Professional, energetic and dependable. Call Joni at (913) 206-4403.

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

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@mikehammermoving.com.

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

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

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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: dan deeconst@aol.com.

Handyman/Remodeler – Quality service with references. Kitchens, baths, tile, painting, garage doors and openers, decks and wood rot repair. Call Jeff at (913) 915-4738.

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.

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.

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.

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

REAL ESTATE

For sale – Reduced price, maintenance-provided home. Monthly HOA $132. Two BR, 2.5 BA, backs up to Ascension Church, open floor plan, one-level living. Call for appointment at (913) 669-8178.

FOR SALE

For sale – Double lawn crypt at Resurrection Cemetery in Lenexa, Garden of Hope section, double lawn crypt, lot 78 C, space 4. Conveyance fee included. $8100. Call Lou at (512) 294-2869.

 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 $10,000. Selling price is $8,000. 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 $1280 per space or $3500 for all three. Call (913) 208-2703.

For sale – Two individual plots located in Resurrection Cemetery in the lovely Faith Garden area under a beautiful old tree. Located in section D, lot 67, spaces 3 and 4. Current value is $2530 per space, selling price is $4750 for both. Call (913) 660-0525.

For sale – Two side-by-side lots at Gate of Heaven Cemetery adjacent to children’s lots in St. Gabriel Shrine Section. Current value $1600 each, will sell both for $1600. Call Dale at (913) 299-4835 for more information.

For sale – Single vault at Shawnee Mission Memory Gardens mausoleum, located 23215 W. 75th, Shawnee. Current value is $7500; selling price is $5500. Call (816) 977-3634.

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 – Vintage china, Susan pattern by Mitterteich from Bavaria, Germany, beautiful and elegant with yellow daisies, taupe leaves, scalloped edges with gold outside edges. Like new condition, 12 place settings of 5 pieces, 7 serving pieces, 77 pieces total. This must be seen to appreciate the beauty of the pattern and workmanship; pictures can be emailed. This would make an unusual and elegant wedding present; sacrifice at $935. Also available 12 crystal wine glasses with gold rims, $120. Phone (913) 897-3059; cell (913) 428-6842, jackwright1940@yahoo.com.

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) 475-7393.
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.

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.

Nursing/housekeeping – Experienced nursing/caregiver. Housekeeping, cooking, whatever needs to be done to stay in your home. Available Monday – Friday, days or nights. 30 years’ experience. Call (913) 579-5276.

VACATION

Branson getaway – Walk-in condo on Pointe Royale Golf Course. Sleeps six. Close to lakes and entertainments. Fully furnished. Pool and hot tub available. No cleaning fee. Nightly rates. Wi-Fi available. Discounts available. Call (913) 515-3044.

BUYING AN AD

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