Diocesan Positions

Archdiocesan Director for Youth and Young Adult Ministry

A full-time position exists in the Secretariat of Education, Evangelization and Catechesis, for a full-time Director for Youth and Young Adult Ministry who will be responsible for providing support, resources, and training to those who minister to youth/young adults in the parishes of the Archdiocese of Hartford. 

Important aspects of this position will include, but not limited to; providing consultative services to all parishes in the areas of youth and young adult ministry; collaborating with Catholic High Schools; coordinating formational and skill training for parish ministry leaders; and, managing Archdiocesan events which will effectively lead youth and young adults to deepen their relationship with Christ. 

A graduate degree in Theology, Religious Education, or similar, is required. 

To obtain a full job description or submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirement, please email:  Karen.Kean@aohct.org, no later than September 10, 2018.

Deanery Coordinator of Youth Ministry

The Deanery Coordinator of Youth Ministry (DCYM) will support parishes and missions in evangelizing young people by promoting effective, comprehensive parish and deanery youth ministry in the Walker River Deanery (Holy Family, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, St. John the Baptist, St. John the Baptist Mission, St. Patrick and St. Robert Bellarmine).  Through working with the Pastors,  Core Teams, Confirmation Coordinators, Youth and their Families, the DYCM will coordinate efforts to assist in the development and implementation of the directions and outcomes indicated in the “Youth” component  from the 2nd Synod of the Diocese of Reno to create “Vibrant and Visible” youth ministry within the Walker River Deanery. 

To Apply: Review the full job description visit https://dorredesign.org/home/about-our-diocese/employment .Send letter cover letter and resume by August 24th to Christina Davis at ChristinaD@Catholicreno.org

Program and Marriage Preparation Coordinator

The Diocese of Richmond is seeking a Program and Marriage Preparation Coordinator to work on a collaborative team to assist in managing the nearly 150 programs and events sponsored by the Office for Evangelization, Office of Social Ministries, and Center for Marriage, Family, and Life.  These programs and events range from 25 to 3,000 participants of all ages and demographics.  In addition, the Coordinator oversees the implementation of the Diocesan Marriage Preparation Program (Unveiled). This includes coordinating the logistics pertaining to each class, identification, development and supervision of facilitators, and ongoing maintenance of the marriage preparation program. 

This is a full-time (minimum of 35 hours per week) position. Regular night and weekend hours may be required throughout the year, especially for diocesan programs. The position is based out of the Diocesan Pastoral Center in Richmond and requires travel to parishes or other event venues in the diocese. 

Qualifications: This position requires the successful candidate to be a practicing Catholic in good standing with a strong working knowledge of relevant Church documents. Bachelor’s Degree is required. Must possess certification in Event Planning, Coordination or Management, or a willingness to work towards it. 

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and completed Diocesan Application to Sara Board, HR Coordinator, at [jobs@richmonddiocese.org]jobs@richmonddiocese.org. A copy of our Diocesan Application can be found here: https://richmonddiocese.org/office/office-of-human-resources/

Full-time Secretariat Director for Christian Community: Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth

The Archdiocese of San Antonio is seeking a full-time qualified candidate for the position of Secretariat Director for Christian Community: Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth.  The Director serves the multicultural pastoral needs of children, youth, young adults, adults (as couples, and also men and women separately) and seniors; provides leadership, vision, and content which will serve as the foundational part of resources to parishes and Catholic organizations in the development of the vocation of the laity, marriage, family life & youth and other ministerial programs as assigned.  Director is also the representative is also the representative of the Archbishop in matters pertaining to supporting the Laity and Family ministry leadership in parishes and schools providing for opportunities on formation and spiritual growth.

Candidates must have a Master’s Degree in Theology, preferable in matters of the Laity or Marriage and Family Life; and at least three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience as well as a thorough working knowledge of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, the General Directory of Catechesis, the National Directory for Catechesis, and current developments in the Church’s theology of the vocation of the laity, marriage and family life, particularly as expressed in the writings and vision of St. John Paul II, papal and Episcopal documents and Canon Law.  Candidates must also have excellent written and verbal communication skills; success working with committees; strong public relations skills; proficiency of MS Office (Word, Outlook, Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher); and excellent organizational skills.  Candidates must be Roman Catholic in good standing with the Church and Bilingual in Spanish and English required.  Ability to work evenings and weekends when needed.

Coordinator of Pastoral Juvenil Hispana/Hispanic Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Diocese of Austin)

The Diocese of Austin is seeking cadidates for the position of Coordinator of Pastoral Juvenil Hispana. This position reports to the director of the Office of Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministry and is responsible for coordinating the initiatives of the office focusing on Hispanic youth and young adults, advocating for the Hispanic youth and young adult population (middle school, high school and 18-35 years old) and providing a response with appropriate pastoral models to fulfill the needs. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Theology or a related field of study and two years of full time wage earning related work experience or four years of part time related volunteer experience. Requires proficiency in bilingual English-Spanish conversing, reading, and writing. Full job description and application at austindiocese.org/employment-diocese-of-austin.

Cutoff Date: August 4, 2018

Regional Coordinator (Archdiocese of Washington)

The mission of the Catholic Archdiocese of Washington is to spread the light of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the world. In the faithful pursuit of this mission, the archdiocese is seeking a Regional Coordinator in the Office of Youth Ministry.

The Regional Coordinator will support parishes in evangelizing young people by promoting effective parish and regional youth ministry in his/her region. Work in a hands-on fashion with Pastors, Youth Ministers, Directors of Religious Education, high school and college Campus Ministers, and Young Adult Ministry leaders to promote the lifelong faith formation of young people through the development of comprehensive parish youth ministry. Facilitate networking and provide resources and consultation services for youth ministers. Assist youth ministers in their professional development leading to Archdiocesan and National certification. Support the efforts of parishes in implementing the Archdiocese of Washington 2014 Synod Recommendations, Archdiocesan policies and procedures, and the development of Vital Parish.

Education: Bachelor’s degree with five years of experience or a Master’s degree with 3 years of experience in Theology, Youth Ministry, Pastoral Studies, or related field. A Certificate in Youth Ministry or concentration in Youth Ministry is required. Interested candidates can email resume to: calla-russl@adw.org.

Youth & Young Adult Ministry Program Staff (Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston)

The Youth, Young Adult & Campus Ministry Office of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston is hiring to fill out our team of 4 dynamic & faith-filled individuals dedicated the mission to help the young people of West Virginia fall in love with Jesus Christ & His Church. This team lives in intentionally Catholic community with each other and the staff of the Bishop Hodges Pastoral Center in Huttonsville, WV. They will facilitate programs such as Camps, Mission Trips, Rallies, Retreat, Conferences, Worship & Youth Nights as well as provide support to Parish Youth & Young Adult Ministers around the Diocese. To get a better scope of what you may experience as a part of the Program Staff Team, go to http://www.wvcatholicym.org/programstaff.html.

Resumes should be sent or emailed to Bryan Minor at: Human Resources, Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, P.O. Box 230, Wheeling, WV 26003. Email: minor@dwc.org

Director, Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelizaton, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is seeking eligible candidates for the position of Director, Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization. This position reports directly to the Secretariat Director for Pastoral and Educational Ministry and oversees the development of comprehensive youth ministry in parishes through leadership development, training, education, programs, and retreats. The director is responsible for the management of staff, programs, resources and the stewardship of the archdiocesan office.

This position requires a master's degree in theology, pastoral ministry or related area, and a minimum of five years’ experience in a leadership position at the archdiocesan level. Superior oral and written communication skills, ability to speak to and facilitate large groups and conferences is essential.

Suitable candidates are welcome to email a cover letter and résumé to resume@archgh.org with Director OACE in the subject line or mail via US Post to: Human Resources Resume, PO Box 907, Houston Texas, 77001-0907