NEWS & EVENTS
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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GIFT SHOP ASSISTANT
SEASONAL, PART-TIME 6 HOURS/WEEK ON FRIDAYS, MAY-OCTOBER
The Saint Kateri Tekakwitha National Shrine and Historic Site seeks a personable and outgoing individual to join our team. This person will provide support for full time staff, assisting at the gift shop. Position is ideal for a retired individual or a student. Salary range is $14 to 16/hour.
Answer gift shop telephone;
Using Square (training and supervision provided), accept cash and credit cards, record sales and issue receipts for items purchased:
Field questions about Saint Kateri, local Native culture, and the Shrine (training provided):
Coordinate with Shrine colleagues to greet visitors and tour groups: and,
Assist Shrine team with special events as requested and as assistant’s schedule allows.
Skills/requirements: Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Ability to engage and interact in a manner that puts visitors to the Shrine and gift shop at their ease by creating a welcoming atmosphere. Must be comfortable engaging with religious and lay persons, Native American/First Nations peoples, people of all faiths and backgrounds. Must provide a satisfactory background screening and attend a training pertinent to engaging with the public.
Apply: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org noting Gift Shop Assistant in the subject line and providing a brief description of any pertinent experience and abilities.
SEARCHING FOR VOLUNTEERS
We are in great need of more volunteers to help us keep the Shrine running smoothly and looking beautiful. The areas we need the most help with over the Winter Season are helping out with monthly mailings and clearing trails. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out a form available at Mass, the gift shop, and the office. Or you may call the office at 518-853-3646. Thank you!!
BECOME A SAINT KATERI PRAYER VOLUNTEER
Become a Saint Kateri prayer volunteer. We are all busy. There are many times during our busyness when there are pauses, such as driving, waiting in line, waiting for someone to join us. During these pauses we can pray Hail Mary's to our Blessed Mother through the intercession of St. Kateri and join her in prayer for a special intention for healing, peace, relationship building, personal intentions, etc. Let me start, "Saint Kateri, I want to quit smoking, make me brave enough to achieve this goal." "Hail Mary, ..." ~Fr. Tim
SEEK A CAREER AND A LIFESTYLE AS A FRANCISCAN PRIEST OR BROTHER
God is still calling. Answer that call. Spend a weekend with the friars to begin your journey. Contact Friar Russell Governale, Vocation Director for Our Lady of the Angels Province.