Employment

Safe environment compliance administrator - The Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas is accepting applications for a safe environment compliance administrator position in the administrative services. This position will be full-time (30 hours per week, benefit eligible). Duties include coordinating all aspects of the VIRTUS program, including background screenings, implementation and compliance in parishes, and reporting. Ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing and have a minimum of 3-5 years professional experience including proficiency in data management and organization. A complete job description and required application are available on the archdiocese’s website at: www.archkck.org/jobs. Interested individuals should mail cover letter, resume, and application by July 10 to: Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, Office of Human Resources, Safe Environment Search, 12615 Parallel Pkwy., Kansas City, KS 66109, or send by email to: jobs@archkck.org.

Teachers - The Goddard School, 21820 W. 115th Terr., Olathe, is looking for qualified lead teachers and assistant teachers — both full- and part-time positions available. Infant lead teacher, full time; assistant teacher, full-time floating position; preschool teacher, full and part time. In our warm, loving atmosphere our highly qualified teachers support the healthy development of children from 6 weeks to 6 years. Our teachers write and implement their own lesson plans based on our FLEX program, Goddard developmental guidelines and our monthly school theme. Lead teachers also complete other duties such as electronic daily attendance reports, progress reports and parent conferences. The hands-on efforts of the school owner and directors allow our teachers to focus on their children, their lesson plans and teaching to ensure a fun-filled day of learning. Full-time benefits include competitive pay, paid time off, opportunities for professional development and career growth, and a great working environment. Qualified candidates must meet or exceed Kansas regulations, have strong communication skills and desire to learn and implement the Goddard School programs. Lead teachers should have an early childhood education degree or a CDA or a degree in a related field with an emphasis in early childhood education. Prior experience in a child care setting is preferred. Please specify for which position you are applying. To apply, forward your resume by email to: olathe2ks@goddardschools.com, attention   Mandy Ellis, director.

Children and youth minister - Visitation Parish, Kansas City, Missouri, is accepting applications for a children and youth minister. Visitation is a vibrant, Vatican II community of 1,300 families with a professional staff and USA “Blue Ribbon” grade school. Among other responsibilities, this minister will direct an established school of religion, high school confirmation program, and middle school and high school youth ministry. Degree in ministry, education or theology and prior experience are important. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic. Salary will be commensurate with education/experience and includes benefits. Please submit cover letter, resume and references to Father Pat Rush, 5141 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64112.  For more information, contact Father Pat Rush at (816) 753-7422 or send an email to: frpat@church.visitation.org. 

Administrative assistant - Learning Club of KCK, a not-for-profit organization serving children in the urban core, seeks a part-time administrative assistant/communications specialist who is skilled with technology and has excellent writing skills. Find more information on the website at: www.learningclubkck.org/employment.

Business manager - Queen of the Holy Rosary, Wea, is currently accepting resumes for the full-time position of parish business manager. This position is responsible for all financial aspects of the parish and the school. Individuals applying for this position will have a strong background in accounting, familiarity with personnel administration and knowledge of current technology related to accounting and office systems. A bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance is preferred. At least 3-5 years of managerial experience is recommended. Interested individuals must submit a resume and a cover letter to the following address: Queen of the Holy Rosary Parish, Business Manager Position, 22779 Metcalf, Bucyrus, KS 66013. Interested parties may also contact the parish office at (913) 533-2462, ext. 101.

Part-time bookkeeper - Our Lady of Guadalupe, Topeka, is currently accepting resumes for a part-time parish bookkeeper. Functions include but are not limited to QuickBooks accounting, administering payroll and benefit processing, monthly reporting for the finance council, and other general administrative support, including working knowledge of Excel. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing with a high degree of accounting accuracy and attention to detail. Interested parties should mail their resume to Father Jerry Arano-Ponce, 134 N.E. Lake St., Topeka, KS 66616 or send by email to: frjerryaranoponce@gmail.com.

Technician - Small office is seeking a full-time service technician. A qualified candidate must be mechanically inclined. Electrical knowledge a plus. This individual would possess the ability to troubleshoot, must have the ability for overnight travel, up to 50%. This position has part-time/full-time availability. Transportation required. Send your resume by email to: contactus@sheerinscientific.com.
Sales professionals - 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 $50K+ in commission is legitimate income potential for the first year. Training allowance your first 30 days, then draw + commission with bonus opportunities. Med, 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 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.

Field supervisor - Catholic Cemeteries is seeking an individual for a full-time field supervisor position for Mount Calvary Cemetery in Topeka, hours Mon. - Sat. The successful candidate will be proficient operating a backhoe and other heavy equipment. This person must be capable of directing and supervising field crew members. Cemetery experience is a plus, but not needed.  Must be a fast learner and flexible on hours. Benefits included. Interested individuals should contact Sharon Vallejo at (866) 336-3845 or send an email with resume to: svallejo@catholiccemeterieskc.org.

Accountant - Holy Trinity Parish, Lenexa, is seeking an accountant to work 20 - 30 hours per week. This position is responsible for managing the financial processes for the parish, including the school, early education center and cafeteria. Functions include maintaining the general ledger, managing offertory/capital income and accounts payable, administering payroll and employee benefits, preparing financial statements for the bulletin and monthly reporting for the finance council, and other general administrative support. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing with a high degree of accounting accuracy and attention to detail, and the ability to work independently and under time constraints. Position requires a bachelor’s degree in accounting or closely related field with a minimum three to five years’ experience. A complete job description is available online at: www.htlenexa.org/employment-opportunities. Interested individuals should mail cover letter and resume by June 15 to the attention of the business manager at Holy Trinity Parish, 9150 Pflumm, Lenexa, KS 66215 or by email to: smalone@htlenexa.org.
         
Teacher assistant - Special Beginnings, Lenexa, is seeking full- or part-time 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, 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@special beginningsonline.com or in person at 10216 Pflumm Rd., Lenexa, KS 66215.

Paraprofessional - St. Ann School, Prairie Village, is seeking two paraprofessional teacher’s assistants for a variety of ages in grades K-8 for the upcoming academic year. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree. Experience in education, ideally a Catholic school, is preferred. Candidates will support students through small group instruction in multiple subject areas, particularly reading and math, as well as support classroom teachers during whole group instruction. Knowledge of best practices and uses of strategies in education is beneficial. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume addressed to Michael Riley, in care of St. Ann Catholic School, to 7241 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS 66208.

Principal - Holy Rosary Parish seeks a principal committed to Catholic education with strong leadership, communication and motivational skills. Holy Rosary School is a parish school serving approximately 140 pre-K – 8th grade students and a staff of 10. Holy Rosary is located in Clinton, Missouri. Candidate must be a practicing Catholic, have a master’s degree in educational administration, teaching experience and preferably three years’ experience in a Catholic school. If interested, apply on the diocesan website at: http://app.hireology.com/s/45521.

Window and millwork contractor salesperson - Mid-States Millwork, Inc., is seeking a sales representative to actively call on and develop window and millwork sales with local professional homebuilders. We are seeking a sales leader with strong self motivational experience, ground up hands on experience and a minimum of five years as a salesperson. The applicant needs to be creative, possess strong communication and people skills. Accuracy is a must. This is an 80% field position. Drug test required. Send resume by email to: tonykmsm@swbell.net.

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.

 

Services

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

Complete plumbing and bath
Master plumber for your entire home. Painting, tile install, bath remodeling. Onyx Collection Distributor.
Serving Johnson County for 20 years.
Member Ascension Parish; call Mike at (913) 488-4930.

Professional window cleaning - Residential only. Insured and bonded. Over 40 years experience. Free estimates. Contact Gene Jackson at (913) 593-1495.

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.

CLUTTER GETTING YOU DOWN? Organize, fix, assemble, install! “Kevin Of All Trades” your professional organizer and “HONEY-DO-LIST” specialist. Call today for a free consultation at (913) 271-5055. Insured. References. Visit our website at: www.KOATINDUSTRIES.com.

Housecleaning - Old-fashioned cleaning, hand mop- ping, etc. A thorough and consistent job every time. References from customers I’ve served for over 17 years. Call Sharon at (816) 322-0006 (home) or (816) 801-0901 (mobile). Serving the 913 area code area.

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.

Machine quilting - by Jenell Noeth, Basehor. Also, quilts made to order. Call (913) 724-1837.

Tree service - Pruning trees for optimal growth and beauty and removal of hazardous limbs or problem trees. Free consultation and bid. Safe, insured, professional. Cristofer Estrada, Green Solutions of KC, (913) 378-5872. www.GreenSolutionsKC.com.

Garage door and opener sales and service - 24-hour, 7-day-a-week service on all types of doors. Replace broken springs, cables, hinges, rollers, gate openers, entry and patio doors, and more. Over 32 years of experience. Call (913) 227-4902.

 

Home Improvement

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.

Brick mason - Brick, stone, tile and flat work. 22 years of residential/commercial experience. FREE QUOTES - KC metro area. Small and large jobs accepted. Call Jim at (913) 485-4307. www.facebook.com/faganmasonry.
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 and lawn care - Water heaters, garbage disposals, toilets, faucets, painting, power washing,doors, storm doors, gutter cleaning, wood rot, mowing, carpet, roofing, etc. Member of Holy Angels Parish. Basehor. Call Billy at (913) 927-4118.

Detail construction and remodeling - We offer a full line of home remodeling services. Don’t move — remodel! Johnson County area. Call for a free quote. (913) 709-8401.

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.

Helping Hand Handy Man - Home maintenance chores available by the hour. Special rate for senior and single-       parent households. Electrical, painting, wood refinishing, deck repair, yard work, shelving and organizing. Most home problems and needs solved. Member of Prince of Peace, Olathe. Call Mark Coleman at (913) 526-4490.

Get the job done right the first time
Kansas City’s Premier Services
Decks and fences
Power washing, staining and preserving
Call for a FREE estimate
Brian (913) 952-5965, Holy Trinity parishioner
Jim (913) 257-1729, Holy Spirit parishioner

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

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!!
Call Lupe at (816) 252-1391

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 you’ll be glad you did.
Everything is guaranteed 100%
(913) 461-4052  www.windowservicesoverlandpark.com
drcconswindows@gmail.com

Adept Home Improvements
Where quality still counts!
Basement finishing,
Kitchens and baths,
Electrical and plumbing,
Licensed and insured. (913) 599-7998

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

Last year was a great year, thank you to all my customers! Spring is around the corner and we do decks, windows, doors, house painting (interior and exterior), wood rot, deck staining and siding. You name it, we can do it. No job too big or small, just give us a call. Insured.  Call Josh at (913) 709-7230.

House painting
Interior and exterior; wall paper removal.
Power washing, fences, decks.
30 years experience. References. Reasonable rates.
Call Joe at (913) 620-5776.

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.

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

Swalms Organizing - Downsizing - Clean Out Service.  Reduce clutter - Any space organized.  Shelving built on site. Items hauled for recycling and donations.  20 years exp, insured.  Call Tillar: (913) 375-9115. WWW.SWALMS ORGANIZING.COM.

Home Improvement

Lawn/Landscaping - Mowing, mulch, dirt work, sod, tree trimming, landscape rock, gutter cleaning, and power washing. Mention this ad for special pricing. Call (816) 509-0224.

 

Caregiving

Catholic caregiver - CNA home health care. CPR certified. Experienced in vital signs, personal care. 24-hour care. Years of experience. Missouri and Kansas certified. Call Mary at (816) 308-6259.

Caregiving - We provide personal assistance, companionship, care management, and transportation to the elderly and disabled in home, assisted living and 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, Debbie or Gary.

Residential care for your loved one in my home - For those who need or want the extra TLC that we would be so willing to provide. If your loved one needs long-term care, 24-hour-care after a surgery, stroke, fall, heart attack, or just a place to stay while you take a much-needed break or vacation, please give us a call. We offer one-on-one, personal 24-hour-care, homemade meals, tuck-in service, heat packs for those cool nights, massages, private room with balcony, laundry service, bathing and grooming. We believe in making everyone’s life as full as possible. A lot of time is spent enjoying the simple pleasures, such as socializing, dancing, enjoying the outdoors, crafting and baking. If you are looking for the special place for your loved one to spend the rest of their days in comfort and love, we are here to help. My home is equipped with an elevator and is handicapped accessible. I am certifed in dispensing medication, CPR/FA. References are available upon request. Call (816) 916-8472 and ask for Patti.

Caregiver - 45 year old female. Lots of caregiving experience. Flexible hours. Excellent references. Please call Kara at (913) 909-6659.

Looking for high quality home care? - Whether you’re looking to introduce care for your family or simply looking to improve your current home care quality, we can help. Our unique approach to home care has earned us a 99% client satisfaction rating among the 1,000-plus families we have assisted. We are family-owned, with offices in Lenexa and Lawrence. Call Benefits of Home - Senior Care, Lenexa: (913) 422-1591 or Lawrence: (785) 727-1816 or www.benefitsofhome.com.

 

VACATION

Great Colorado Getaway! - Completely furnished three- story condo, sleeps 10. 3 BR, Wi-Fi, all cooking facilities, satellite, deck with gorgeous views! Hunting, fishing, hiking, train rides through the mountains and much more! For rates and reservations, visit the website at: www.cucharavacationrentals.com, then Aspen Valley Lookout.

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

 

REAL ESTATE

Wanted to buy - I NEED HOUSES! I buy them as is, with no repairs. You can even leave behind what you don’t want. We buy houses that need foundation or roof repair. All sales are cash with no strings attached. Please call Mark Edmondson at (913) 980-4905. Holy Trinity Parish member.    

For sale or rent - Pinebrook condo, 7428 W. 102nd Ct., Overland Park. Beautiful big living and dining room. 1 BR, 1 BA, sunroom, eat-in kitchen. Almost everything is new. Furnished. Heat and hot water included. Lots of storage space, walk-in closet. No smoking or pets. $75,000 for sale, or $850 rent per month. Call Mrs. Booker at (913) 341-8273.

 

for sale

Residential lifts - Buy/sell/trade. Stair lifts, porch lifts, ceiling lifts and elevators. Recycled and new equipment. Member of St. Michael the Archangel Parish, Leawood. Call Silver Cross KC at (913) 327-5557.

Max’s rosaries - Custom-made locally for all occasions – first Communion, confirmation, baptism, graduation. Rosary bracelets and beaded earrings too! I also do repairs. Member of the Church of the Ascension, Overland Park. Call (913) 400-3236.

For sale - At Resurrection Cemetery, two easements in mausoleum. Contact A. Kelly at (913) 649-9691.

For sale - Roland KR103 digital piano. Perfect shape. $1,700. Call (785) 336-2738.

For sale - Resurrection Cemetery, Lenexa, easement. Description: ground, garden, Communion of Saints. Section 432. Lot C-2. Call (913) 305-5937.

For sale - 2 cemetery plots, Chapel Hill, Kansas City, Kansas. Garden of Valor. Retails at $5,380. Will sell for $4,500 or best offer. Call David at (816) 686-1131 or send an email to: susannnichols811@yahoo.com or call (816) 803-0369.

 

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 - Lionel trains. Call (913) 485-6700.

Antiques wanted
Coca-Cola items and old signs.
Indian rugs, turquoise jewelry.
Old wrist and pocket watches, postcards and photographs. Check your attic or basements for treasures.
Call Chris at (913) 593-7507.

Wanted to buy - Antique/vintage jewelry, lighters,
fountain pens, post card collections, paintings/prints, pottery, sterling, china dinnerware.
Renee Maderak, (913) 631-7179.
St. Joseph Parish, Shawnee