Tuesday Newsletter

Weekly News and Bulletin Information from the
Chancery Office to all parishes and Catholic schools 

May 21st 2019

Words from our secondary patron, St. John Vianney: We ought to say God: “I can do nothing of myself. I can only give you my desire to love you. Here it is! O my God, uphold me and do all yourself.” – On the Lord’s Prayer

Prayerful wishes to Fr. Swann Kim who celebrates his 9th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination on May 22nd, to Fr. Clinton Pendleton who celebrates his 10th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination on the same day, and to Fr. Donal O’Reilly who celebrates his 52nd Anniversary of Priestly Ordination on May 27th.

SERRA CLUB of KAMLOOPS DIOCESE: Benefits of Eucharistic Adoration! 15. I strongly recommend that each of us make a resolution, no matter how much the decision may cost us, to make a holy hour before the Blessed Sacrament once a week. (Fr. John Hardon)

Vocations Dinner Wednesday May 22, 2019 in Kamloops. Bishop Joseph invites you to join him at the Second Annual Vocations Dinner Wednesday May 22nd, 2019 at Colombo Lodge in Kamloops.  Social/Cocktails at 5:30 Dinner at 6:30 PM. Ticket are $50.00 each and are available through your Parish office or the Diocesan Chancery office.  Get your tickets early as this event sells out quickly. Thank you for supporting Diocesan vocation programs and seminarians

For the Love of God: Wellspring of our Existence for 175 Years:  We, the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Holy Mother of God (SFIC) with joyous hearts and a unified sense of gratitude and of celebration for the blessings received during the 175 years since the founding of our Congregation would like to invite you to join us in celebration on June 24, 2019 at the Sacred Heart Cathedral with Mass at 5:30 pm followed by a Pot Luck Dinner. Because you have shared in our lives by your friendship and love we request that you join us in this anniversary celebration of our congregation. “For the love of God” will move us forward in simplicity, submission, love and penance in our participation in the mission of Christ, in our passion to heed the cry of the poor and in care for our common home, in our respective lands. “For the love of God” will empower us with a humble courage to a life of prophetic witness by the testimony of our lives that God is the Beginning and End of all love. As streams of living water, Love will flow on.   

Current Job Postings

  • St. Ann’s Academy, Kamloops is seeking a part-time Advancement Officer with duties to commence as soon as possible. This position’s main objectives are to increase enrollment, increase external fundraising and further promote the school’s rich legacy and positive culture in the community.
  • St. Ann’s Academy, Kamloops is seeking a part-time (0.4 FTE) International Education Coordinator commencing immediately. The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting students academically, spiritually, culturally, and socially.
  • Sacred Heart School, Williams Lake is seeking qualified teacher candidates for a 1.0 FTE teaching position for the 2019-2020 school year. Candidates must possess, or be eligible for, teacher certification in the province of British Columbia.
  • St. Ann’s Catholic School, Quesnel is seeking multiple candidates to join their teams for the 2019/2020 school year as Educational Assistants, with opportunities to casual hire commencing September 2, 2019.  This career opportunity is an on-call position.
  • St. Ann’s Catholic School, Quesnel is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a full-time position, commencing immediately until June 27, 2019.  A diploma or certificate in special education support is required. 
  • St. Ann’s Catholic School, Quesnel is seeking multiple qualified Teacher candidates to join their team as casual Teachers on Call, with opportunities for hire commencing September 1, 2019.
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, Kamloops is seeking a qualified BC certified teacher for a 0.70 FTE shared classroom teaching assignment effective September 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.  This position will be shared within 2 classrooms, with grade assignments to be determined.
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, Kamloops is seeking a qualified BC certified teacher for a 0.72 FTE shared classroom teaching assignment effective September 1, 2019. This position will be shared with another classroom teacher. Grade assignments to have yet to be determined.
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, Kamloops is seeking a certified Early Childhood Educator (ECE) for a full-time position at its Childcare Centre, commencing September 1, 2019 and concluding June 30, 2019.
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, Kamloops is seeking applications from qualified CEAs to fill a full-time position commencing September 2019.
  • St. James Catholic School, Vernon is seeking a qualified candidate to join their team as a 0.4 FTE Teacher, with the subject area assignment of Music.  This position commences September 1, 2019.
  • St. James Catholic School, Vernon is seeking a qualified Teacher candidate to join their team for the 2019/2020 school year, commencing September 1, 2019.  The career opportunity is a 0.6 FTE position covering a Maternity Leave that is anticipated to end April 1, 2020, though may be extended.
  • St. James Catholic School, Vernon is seeking a qualified Teacher candidate to join their team for the 2019/2020 school year, commencing September 1, 2019.  This career opportunity is a 1.0 FTE position covering a Medical Leave that is currently set to end April 1, 2020, though may be extended.
  • St. James Catholic School, Vernon is seeking two qualified Teacher candidates to join their team for the 2019/2020 school year, commencing September 1, 2019.  There are currently two 1.0 FTE positions available, with assignments to be determined.
  • St. James Catholic School, Vernon is seeking multiple qualified candidates to join their team for the 2019/2020 school year as Education Assistants, with opportunities for casual hire commencing September 1, 2019. This career opportunity is an on-call position.
  • St. James Catholic School, Vernon is seeking multiple qualified Teacher candidates to join their team as casual Teachers on Call, with opportunities for hire commencing September 1, 2019. 

Sunday Bulletin News in the City of Kamloops 

Adoration – for Vocations Weekly Holy Hour! Serra Club of Kamloops Diocese  

1st Wednesday of the month at OLPH, North Kamloops 5:00PM  

2nd Thursday of the month at Holy Family, Valleyview 7:00PM  

3rd Wednesday of the month at St. John Vianney, Westsyde 7:00PM

4th Wednesday of the month at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Nicola Street 8:00PM