Totus Tuus New Teacher Application 2019

Application and two references are due February 8th, 2019.

Please provide two references, with one being from a former employer or volunteer supervisor.

These references should send a letter of recommendation to Kara Kardell at karak@scdiocese.org

or mail to: Totus Tuus Catholic Diocese of Sioux City 1821 Jackson St, Sioux City, IA, 51105.

Applicant's Information

Name
Current Address
City
State
Zip
Phone
Cell
Birth Date
Do You own a car and have insurance?
I can be reached at this address until

Then write to:

Address
City
State
Zip
Phone
Email

Applicant's Information

T-shirt Size. Shirts are adult unisex. (Choose your size)
SMLXLXXL
Polo Size. Shirts are adult unisex. (Choose your size)
SMLXLXXL
Do you have the legal right to work in the United States?
YesNo
Have you even been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic offense?
YesNo
If yes, please explain.
I have completed the Virtus Training
YesNo


Please elaborate on each of the items that pertain: Please, upload you Virtus Training Certificate here:

Education

School Name Location: City & State Years Attended Graduation Date (Mo/Yr) Degree/Certificate (IE, BS, BA, Etc.) And Field(s) of Study
High School:
College:
Graduate School:
Seminary:

Employment History

1. Please document your last two paid positions of employment.

Business Name
Address
City
State
Zip
Phone
Supervisor
Duties
Business Name
Address
City
State
Zip
Phone
Supervisor
Duties

Have you applied for Totus Tuus for any other diocese? If so, where?

Volunteer History

2. Please describe any volunteer involvement that is not related to your parish.

Organization Name
Address
City
State
Zip
Phone
Supervisor
Duties
Organization Name
Address
City
State
Zip
Phone
Supervisor
Duties


Parish Involvement

3. Please check all that apply.

I have...
Taught or assisted in a religious education program at a parish.Assisted in a Youth Ministry Program in my post-high school years.Served as a Reader, Eucharistic Minister, Altar Server and/or Choir Member at a parish.Served in other capacities in a parish.
Please elaborate on each of the items that pertain:

Talents and Gifts

What special Talents or gifts do you have that will benefit the Totus Tuus Program? Do you play an instrument? Please check all that apply. VoiceGuitarPianoNoOther, please explain Other

Would you be comfortable/capable of leading music for daily Mass and once a week Adoration?

Do you understand/speak Spanish? Would you consider yourself fluent? (able to speak to parents, give directions, talk about your faith, etc.)

Catholic Formation

4. Please check and fill in all that apply.

I am baptized.I have been confirmed in the Catholic church.For the past 12 months, I have met my obligation of attending Sunday Liturgy and Holy Days of Obligation.I am a convert to the Catholic Church.I attended or am attending a Catholic High School.I attended or am attending a Catholic college/university.Other than in school, I attended Religious Education Classes.I attended Youth Ministry Programs in junior high or high school.I attended Totus Tuus when I was younger.

Short Eassy

Please answer the following questions in a few sentences.

1.Why are you Catholic?



2.Talk about a faith experience you had while growing up that impacted your life?



3.Tell me about your relationship with your best friend. What is great about this individual? Why are you friends?



4.Describe the best leader you’ve ever worked with. This person could be a teacher, coach, supervisor, or peer.



5.Have you ever considered to what vocation God is calling you to? (marriage or religious life? A career path in ministry?) Share a bit of your current discernment.



6.Tell me about a time when you messed up. What happened? How did you reconcile the situation?


7.Tell me about you greatest strength or skill. List on area that you are working to improve.


8.Is there anything else you’d like to share or that you’d like us to know?



References

Please provide two references, with one being from a former employer or volunteer supervisor. Family members should not fill out reference forms for you. These references should send a letter of recommendation to Kara Kardell at karak@scdiocese.org or mail to: Totus Tuus Catholic Diocese of Sioux City 1821 Jackson St, Sioux City, AI, 51105. **Application and two references are due February 8th, 2019.


References

#1

Reference Name
Relationship to Applicant
Phone
Email

#2

Reference Name
Relationship to Applicant
Phone
Email

Acknowledgement

I understand that, for some positions, active membership in the Catholic Church is a bona fide occupational qualification for employment in the Catholic Church. For that reason, preference may be given to hiring practicing Catholics who are in good standing with the Catholic Church. For that reason preference may also be given to persons whose moral convictions and behavior support the teaching of the Catholic Church. I understand that consideration for employment is contingent upon the results of a reference and background check. I authorize the Catholic Diocese of Sioux City to investigate all statements made on this application and to discuss the results of its investigation with those responsible for hiring. I authorize the Diocese to contact my former employers and any listed references or any other persons Who can verify information about me, and I give my permission for all contacted persons and former employers to respond to questions pertaining to information on this application, as well as to questions about my character. Further, I release from liability all former employers or other contacted persons for providing information to the Diocese. I acknowledge that the information I have supplied is correct to the best of my knowledge and understand that any deliberate falsification, misrepresentations or omissions of fact may be grounds for rejection of my application or dismissal if hired by the Diocese. By my signature, I attest I have read and agree to the above acknowledgement. Please sign your full name below.

Name
Date