Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Diocese of San Jose where over 2, 500 men and women share in the work of the Diocese at its parishes, schools, Catholic cemeteries and the Chancery office. The Diocese of San Jose seeks qualified, inspired, dedicated individuals to support the mission of the Diocese in diverse areas of service including parish and spiritual ministry, education, program management, and administrative, technical and support services.

The Human Resources Office receives job openings from within the boundaries of the Diocese of San Jose, and open positions are frequently updated on this page. Persons wishing to be considered for these positions should follow the application instructions in the job posting. The hours of the Human Resources Office are: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM and 1:00 – 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Please call ahead to make an appointment with a Human Resources Representative at (408) 983-0149.

Please complete and submit the appropriate application below as applicable:


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Teacher Employment Application Form

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Substitute Teacher Application Form

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School Administration Application Form

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Use the links below to jump to the diocesan career opportunities for:

Individuals wishing to apply for positions at the following schools should contact the schools directly:

Employment in the Diocese of San Jose will go to those individuals whose training and experience most nearly qualify them for the positions offered without regard to race, color, creed, sex, marital status, age, disability, veteran status or national origin, except where creed, sex, or ordination is a bona fide occupational qualification.