Sacristan, Dublin, Ireland

2 years ago

Photo Donal Hogan St. Pius X

The Parish of St. Pius X is currently recruiting a Parish Sacristan. This role is offered initially on a one year fixed term / part time basis (20 -22 hours per week)

The Role: To provide a high level of support to the Parish Priest and Parish Team in the general running of the Parish for approximately five days a week.

Duties Include:
 Preparing the Altar for daily mass(es) and other liturgical services, e.g. weddings, funerals and baptisms.
 Opening and closing the church at agreed times.
 Light maintenance and cleaning duties.
 Ordering Altar and Cleaning Products.
 Ensuring the Church is maintained to a high standard and bringing maintenance requirements to the attention of the Parish Priest.


The ideal candidate should have a track record of reliability and a flexible approach working in a team environment with strong interpersonal skills and experience dealing with the public. Knowledge of the Catholic Church and its liturgical rituals would also be desirable.

Next Steps:
If you are interested in this role and think it might be for you, please make your application to Fr. Gerard Moore, Parish Priest, C/o Parish Office, St. Pius X Church, Terenure, D6W A611, enclosing a Curriculum Vitae and cover letter no later than 5pm on Monday 16th March 2020.

Candidates successful at short listing may be requested to attend two interviews. The final successful candidate will be required to undergo Garda Vetting and complete an on-line medical assessment.

Templeogue Parish is an equal opportunities employer.

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