Director of Religious Education (Diocese of Wilmington)
The Diocese of Wilmington is seeking a full time Director of Religious Education to develop, implement and evaluate programs for all formal religious education in the Diocese. The Director is responsible for developing an effective Catechist Formation Program for parishes, providing leadership for local Parish Catechetical Leaders, organizing and directing religious education workshops and institutes on both the diocesan and regional level. Strong interpersonal skills, the ability to lead people, develop a team and solve problems required. Minimum qualifications will include: Practicing Catholic; master’s degree in Religious Education/Theology; knowledge, skills and abilities obtained through 5 years of parish and 3 years of diocesan level experience or an equivalent; broad knowledge of catechetical issues; regional travel required. Email resume and letter of interest with salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference DRE in the subject line. No telephone calls. EOE APPLY BY: Wednesday, October 15, 2014.
Diocesan Director of Religious Education (Archdiocese of Los Angeles)
Responsible for the vision, leadership and supervision of the religious education programs and processes of the Archdiocese. Directs directing staff of the Office of Religious Education, coordinating the formation of catechetical leaders and evaluating the effectiveness of catechetical ministries, The Director is assisted in this function by the Associate Directors. Facilitates collaboration and mutual support among the Adult/Young Adults, Youth ministry, Early Childhood, Elementary and Regional Divisions. Directs planning and supervision of the annual Religious Education Congress. Master’s Degree in Religious Education/Catholic Theology or equivalent. Minimum experience of 5 years in Religious Education/Catechetical formation, leadership, programming and finances. Bi-Lingual Spanish/English preferred. Cutoff date: November 15, 2014. Email address to send résumés to: email@example.com.
Director–Youth Ministry Services (Archdiocese of Seattle)
This diocesan position within the Office for Youth and Young Adult Evangelization (OYYAE) serves with faith communities to provide comprehensive youth ministry. There is an intentional focus on leadership formation and training, consultation and providing resources to ministry leaders as they seek to bring youth into a meaningful and transformative relationship with Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church. Ongoing advocacy for youth and youth ministry throughout the Archdiocese is also highlighted. Responsibility for oversight and development of youth ministry programming is also a key element of this role. The director ensures that all Archdiocesan youth ministry efforts extend the ministry of the Archbishop, are rooted in the New Evangelization and designed to support the mission and vision of the Archbishop, the Archdiocese and OYYAE. Please apply by visiting our website and filling out an application: http://www.seattlearchdiocese.org/Archdiocese/HR/Jobs.aspx. Advertisement cutoff date is December 16, 2014.
Assistant Director of Catholic Youth Ministry (Diocese of Nashville)
The Diocese of Nashville is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Director of Catholic Youth Ministry. This position is full-time, 37.5 hours per week. The Catholic Youth Office is currently located at the Cathedral of the Incarnation on 2015 West End Avenue in Nashville and will be relocated to the new Catholic Pastoral Center located at 2800 McGavock Pike in Nashville in the spring of 2015. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm with schedule flexibility needed to attend to evening or weekend youth activities. Primary functions of this position are to support the Director and Chaplain, facilitate the development of youth and young adult ministry in the parishes of the Diocese by serving as a resource, support, and communications link with the youth ministers within the Diocese; provide formation and collaborative opportunities for youth ministers; facilitate the preparation of SEARCH and actually direct four of them. Program serves grades 7-12 for youth and ages 18-35 for young adults. See more at: http://www.dioceseofnashville.com/index.cfm?load=page&page=202
Mother of Hope Camp Director (Diocese of Providence)
To direct the operations and programs of the diocesan sponsored Catholic Youth Ministry Camp that exists to serve children, adolescents, young adults, parishes, and Catholic Schools. Mother of Hope Camp invites people of all ages to encounter Jesus Christ in all creation, experience a fun and vibrant Catholic community, and be challenged to ever more deeply know, love and serve God and neighbor. Mother of Hope Camp is American Camp Association Accredited and is a Member of the Rhode Island Association of Camps. This person will hire, train, schedule and supervise all camp personnel, implement all programming, seek grant funding, manage the camp property and finances. This person will also work as a member of the diocesan Youth Ministry staff in creating and conducting diocesan Youth Programs. To apply please submit cover letter and résumé by October 31, 2014 to LDussault@dioceseofprovidence.org.
Director of Campus, Youth and Young Adult Ministries (Diocese of Shreveport)
The Diocese of Shreveport is looking for an individual to implement and administer the office of Campus, Youth and Young Adult Ministries and assist parishes with any youth group needs, provide retreats for middle/high school, and provide programs for college youth and young adults. Wonderful opportunity for someone with experience to work on a diocesan level. Only individuals with Initiative and charisma need apply. Looking for at least 3 years of experience especially with diocesan-wide events. Need to be a team player, a natural motivator, organized, and excited about the opportunity. Must be a Catholic in good standing. Some travel within the diocese required and for sponsored events outside of the diocese on occasion. Please send résumés to Diocese of Shreveport, Attn: Director of Mission Effectiveness, 3500 Fairfield Ave, Shreveport, LA 71104. Ad cutoff date is October 17, 2014.
Diocesan Director of Religious Education (Archdiocese of Los Angeles)
Responsible for the vision, leadership and supervision of the religious education programs and processes of the Archdiocese. Directs directing staff of the Office of Religious Education, coordinating the formation of catechetical leaders and evaluating the effectiveness of catechetical ministries, The Director is assisted in this function by the Associate Directors. Facilitates collaboration and mutual support among the Adult/Young Adults, Youth ministry, Early Childhood, Elementary and Regional Divisions. Directs planning and supervision of the annual Religious Education Congress. Master’s Degree in Religious Education/Catholic Theology or equivalent. Minimum Experience of 5 years in Religious Education/Catechetical formation, leadership, programming and finances. Bi-Lingual Spanish/English preferred. Email address to send résumés: firstname.lastname@example.org. Cutoff date: November 15, 2014.
Ministry Development Coordinator (Diocese of Buffalo)
The Diocese of Buffalo is currently seeking a full-time Ministry Development Coordinator to serve as part of a team in the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. This position supports parish efforts to develop and/or strengthen comprehensive ministry with youth (middle school and high school aged) and young adults (ages 18-39) and has a particular focus on resourcing, training, and consulting with youth and young adult ministry leaders. Specific responsibilities include: coordinating ministry formation and networking activities for leaders; developing web site and social media outreach; supporting local, collaborative ministry programs; and assisting with development of department programs and events. Requirements include Bachelor’s degree, preferably in theology, pastoral ministry, or related field; Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of three to five years of experience in parish youth ministry, young adult ministry or related pastoral ministry, such as college campus ministry or related parish ministry. Must have an extensive understanding of all stages of adolescence and thorough understanding of the vision, models and methods of comprehensive ministry with these populations. Demonstrated ability and/or understanding of how to plan and conduct such ministry within a Catholic parish is required. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Complete job posting at http://www.buffalodiocese.org/AbouttheDiocese/DiocesanOffices/HumanResources.aspx. Send cover letter, résumé, and references to Kathryn M. Goller, Director, Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry at email@example.com. Position open until filled.
Coordinator of Youth Ministry (Archdiocese of Saint Louis)
The Archdiocese of Saint Louis has an opportunity for a full-time Coordinator of Youth Ministry. This position is part of the Office of Youth Ministry-Catholic Youth Apostolate and is located at the Cardinal Rigali Center, which is in Shrewsbury, Missouri. The Archdiocese is a non-profit organization which encompasses 185 parishes, 146 schools, 60 offices/agencies and a Catholic population of more than 500,000. Position Summary: The Coordinator of Youth Ministry will be responsible for providing direct support to all parishes and youth ministers through consultation and on-site assistance. This person will plan and execute various programs, conferences and events related to youth ministry. The Coordinator of Youth Ministry will also be responsible for developing, accumulating, and distributing resources that assist parishes in building up youth ministry programs. The Coordinator of Youth Ministry will assist the Director of Youth Ministry in all activities of the Office of Youth Ministry. For the complete job posting, go to http://archstl.org/node/4330308. Ad cutoff date is November 4, 2014.
Associate Director, Office of Youth Ministry (Archdiocese of San Antonio)
The Archdiocese of San Antonio is seeking an innovative, creative, bicultural and bilingual candidate for the position of Associate Director for the Office of Youth Ministry. The responsibilities of this position include planning, coordinating, and providing comprehensive youth ministry training for youth ministry leaders in parishes, schools, and other agencies of the Archdiocese- exploring new and developing existing programs; planning Archdiocesan-wide events for youth; consulting with parish staffs; and collaborating closely with the pastoral offices of the Archdiocese of San Antonio. The ideal applicant has experience in Pastoral Juvenil Hispana so as to be able to coordinate initiatives of the OYM focusing on Hispanic youth and their families. The qualified candidate must be a practicing Roman Catholic and have a minimum of a bachelor's degree- master's degree preferred- in theology, religious studies, pastoral ministry, or related field; at least three years’ experience in a diocesan or parish setting; good verbal and written skills in both English and Spanish; and dynamic presentation skills. The applicant should have knowledge and experience successfully implementing comprehensive youth ministry, mindful of adolescent catechesis and Confirmation preparation. Occasional night and weekend work is required. Interested candidates should submit a résumé to: Archdiocese of San Antonio, Attn: Director of Human Resources, 2718 West Woodlawn Avenue, San Antonio, Texas 78228, Fax (210) 734-1919, firstname.lastname@example.org. Position open until filled.
Director of Youth Ministry (Diocese of Tyler)
The Diocese of Tyler, a missionary diocese located in Northeast Texas, is seeking a Director of Youth Ministry for our diocese. We have 68 parishes and missions throughout the 33 counties of our diocese. The Chancery Office and Cathedral are located in Tyler, Texas. The Director of Youth Ministry will work in collaboration with the Priest Chaplain for Youth and priests in the diocese to coordinate youth ministry in the Diocese of Tyler, empowering parishes to develop and strengthen a comprehensive Catholic model of youth ministry to their junior and senior high school youth. This person should be able to articulate the vision, values, goals and objectives of comprehensive ministry to youth and those who minister to them. For a job description and more information please contact Fr. Hank Lanik, Chancellor, Diocese of Tyler at Frlanik@dioceseoftyler.org or call 903-266-2134. Ad cutoff date is October 24, 2014.