Job Opportunity

Position: Capital Campaign Administrative Assistant Organization: St. Mary’s School, Oak Ridge TN Job Title: Capital Campaign Administrative Assistant Job Duration: Immediate hire through June 2020 Organization’s Website: https://school.stmarysoakridge.org/ Reports to: Development Director Status: Hourly/Non-Exempt (22.5 hours/T-R) Position Summary: This is a temporary, part-time position. The successful candidate will provide administrative and project management assistance to properly execute the duties and …

School Music Teacher Opening

Saint Mary School in Oak Ridge, TN, announces the opening of a music position effective January 5, 2020. The position involves teaching music to students in grades Pre-K through 8th grade once a week. It is a 40% position, consisting of 2 days per week. Candidates should possess an elementary teaching degree or a degree in music, have a passion …

School Music Teacher Notice

Message from Father Shelton: Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Yesterday afternoon, the chancery informed me that our school’s newly-hired music teacher is suspended from employment in the diocese, pending an investigation into an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor. The abuse is alleged to have occurred at Sacred Heart School, Knoxville, in the 1990’s. I will provide pertinent …

Volunteers Install New Flooring in School

Parishioners Pedro Palacios, Carlos Zambrano-García, Pedro Medina, Jose Gusman and Fredy Arrellano are installing new flooring in the school classrooms. They will re-floor two or three rooms each year. As volunteers, these generous parishioners will save the parish thousands of dollars in labor expenses. Thank you, Pedro, Carlos, Pedor, Jose and Fredy!

Two Teaching Opportunities

UPDATE: THESE POSITIONS HAVE BEEN FILLED.  THANK YOU. (1.) Part-time Computer/Library Teacher Opening St. Mary’s School in Oak Ridge, TN is seeking a part-time computer/library teacher. This is a 50% position (2 ½ days per week). Small class sizes, respectful students, and Christ-centered atmosphere, makes this an ideal place to teach and learn. Requirements: active state of TN teaching license, …

Kindergarten Teacher

St. Mary’s School in Oak Ridge, TN is seeking a highly qualified kindergarten teacher. Small class sizes, respectful students, and Christ-centered atmosphere, makes this an ideal place to teach and learn.  Requirements: active state of TN teaching license, love for students, and desire to help each one succeed. Send resumes to Sr. Marie Blanchette, O.P., St. Mary’s School, 323 Vermont …

Support Our Parish School: #iGiveCatholic!

#iGiveCatholic Giving Day kicks off the charitable season and brings the Catholic community together to give thanks and give back in support of the schools and organizations that shape our souls. How much money can WE raise for Saint Mary’s School in less than 24 hours? #iGiveCatholic ends at midnight!! Click here to donate now.

Time Capsule

To conclude our 75th anniversary celebration, Father Shelton is asking key groups in our parish to write messages for parishioners to read during our 100th anniversary. The signed messages from these groups will then be placed into a time capsule to be opened in 2043. Each group will describe how they experience life in our parish today, and how they …

New Prioress General

June 19, 2018 (Nashville, TN) – During their General Chapter, The Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia elected Mother Anna Grace Neenan, O.P. as the Prioress General of the congregation to lead the religious community for the next six years. Dominican Sisters elected to serve on the General Council are Sister Anne Catherine Burleigh, O.P., Vicaress General; Sister Marian Sartain, O.P., …

Opening for Director of Admissions and Development

St. Mary’s School in Oak Ridge, TN, announces a full-time opening for the position of Director of Development and Admissions.  The successful candidate would be wholeheartedly dedicated to the mission of St. Mary’s School and able to convey to various stakeholders enthusiasm and support for the school’s programs.  Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must, as is proficiency …

Liturgical Singing and Our Parish School

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The Lord be with you! On school days, we are privileged to have at Mass the added participation of students from our school. Rather than taking a break from their education, our students are at Mass on these days precisely for the educational purpose of learning full, conscious and active participation in the Sacred …