Careers

Latest job postings for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend.

Other Opportunities

Diocesan Internships

When you serve an internship with the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, you will be immersed in an atmosphere of engagement and motivation. Through this collaborative spirit of teamwork, we help advance the mission of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades and the Catholic Church throughout the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. 

Internship opportunities vary by semester, with the Secretariat for Communications and Human Resources hiring interns on a semesterly basis, summer included. Other departments accept interns on an as-needed basis, and applications are always welcome.

We look for students pursuing disciplines that are a fit with our needs: Communications, Business, English, Philosophy, Theology, Marketing, Videography, Catechetics, and Graphic Arts, to name a few possibilities. While specific requirements may vary by opportunity, all interns must:

  • Be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Catholic Church. 
  • Possess professional communications skills. 
  • Be located in the Fort Wayne or Mishawaka, Indiana vicinity. 
  • Have an interest in or passion for promoting the Catholic faith. 

If you are interested in interning for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, contact Molly Gettinger: [email protected]

Freelance Journalist for Today’s Catholic Newspaper

Become a local Catholic writer and/or photographer. Today’s Catholic is seeking freelance journalists and photographers to contribute to the weekly diocesan newspaper.

Freelance writers and photographers are sent opportunities for coverage on a weekly basis, which they may then request to claim. Story pitches from freelancers are also welcome. Pay is per published piece.

This would be a good fit for those who freelance professionally, photographers looking to earn extra income in their downtime, stay at home parents or working business professionals looking for a side gig, students with some experience who seek to grow, and those passionate about telling the Catholic story lived in our diocese.

For more information and to get started, visit todayscatholic.org/freelance

Executive Director of Communications – Archdiocese of Indianapolis

Executive Director of Communications

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis is seeking an Executive Director of Communications responsible for conceiving and executing a coordinated, consistent, and sustained promotion and communications strategy for the Archdiocese central offices. This full time position will oversee content creation across several platforms, provide creative direction, manage media relations, both responsively and proactively, logos and identity design, and develop initiatives focused on evangelization.

Applicants should be practicing Catholics in full communion with the Church with an excellent understanding of the Church’s ethics, theology, traditions, procedures and organizational structures. Applicants should also have demonstrated experience with community relations and issues management as well as an advanced understanding of the various forms of electronic communication including social media, websites, digital marketing, etc.

A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, mass media, marketing, journalism or related field is required (master’s degree preferred) with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in one or more of the following fields: marketing, public relations, graphic design,  print and digital media, desktop publishing or special event promotions. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. Proficiency in Spanish a plus.

Please email cover letter, resume, and list of references, in confidence, to:

Andrea Wunnenberg
Director, Human Resources
Archdiocese of Indianapolis
1400 N Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46202

[email protected]

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted 11-27-2022

Submit a job posting

To request that a diocesan parish employment opportunity be posted on diocesefwsb.org, please complete this form.

For employment opportunities outside the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, we invite you to contact us for advertising opportunities in Today’s Catholic, our diocesan newspaper: 

Advertise Your Opening

  • Max. file size: 100 MB.