Coordinator of Formation and Resources (Diocese of Arlington)
The Catholic Diocese of Arlington's Office of Youth Ministry is seeking a Coordinator of Formation and Resources to assist with all aspects of training parish Coordinators of Youth Ministry and developing resources to support them. The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of youth ministry principles, the teachings of the Catholic Church, program management and project planning skills, ability to multitask, sound communication skills, both in person and in writing. A Masters degree in theology or a related field is preferred; a certification in youth ministry from an accredited program; and three to five years parish youth ministry experience, preferably in a culturally diverse environment. The Diocese offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including 403(b) and pension. Candidates interested in joining this dynamic, faith-filled organization are invited to send their letter of interest, résumé and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the title Coordinator of Formation and Resources in the subject line. Applications will be accepted through October 21, 2016.
Associate Director of Catholic Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Diocese of Nashville)
The Diocese of Nashville is seeking candidates for this full-time, benefits eligible position. For more information, go to www.dioceseofnashville.com and click on "Employment" (right side of page) or click on this link. Advertisement cutoff date is September 30, 2016.
Diocesan Coordinator for Lifelong Faith and Ministry Formation (Diocese of Davenport)
The Diocese of Davenport seeks a dynamic, accomplished, and faith-filled Catholic to provide leadership and support to parish faith formation leaders and Catholic school faculty, and to coordinate the diocesan Ministry Formation Program. This position works collaboratively with the Office of Faith Formation team to provide a unified approach to faith formation, lay ministry formation, marriage and family life, and youth and young adult ministry throughout the diocese. The ideal candidate will be a Catholic in good standing with at least a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in theology, religious education, or related field; have a minimum of 5 years of parish/diocesan experience; and possess the ability to understand, articulate and apply the Church’s sacramental, ecclesial, moral and spiritual theology to the faithful. Start date is negotiable. Complete job description is available by request. Submit résumé, cover letter and salary history by October 18, 2016, to email@example.com.
Director of Liturgy (Diocese of Owensboro)
The Diocese of Owensboro has a job opportunity for a full-time Director of Liturgy in the Office of Worship. This position is located at the McRaith Catholic Center in Owensboro, Kentucky. The Diocese encompasses 79 parishes and 17 schools in western Kentucky. The Director of Liturgy assists the Bishop in roles as a pastor and liturgist; makes recommendations regarding pastoral liturgical matters and implementation of liturgical policies. Serves as a resource for parishes and individuals for formation and training. Details on qualifications and duties, in addition to below, may be found online. Qualifications and Duties: * Requires a BA in Theology, Liturgy or Pastoral studies or equivalent experience and education. * Active Practicing Catholic * Advises the bishop in his role as chief liturgist of the diocese. * Creates and oversees liturgical formation and renewal programs for the diocese. * Oversees the preparation and coordination of diocesan liturgical celebrations (i.e. Rite of Election, Chrism Mass, ordination). * Provides leadership in the formulation of goals and action plans for the Office of Worship and its committees. The Diocese of Owensboro is an equal opportunity employer that provides a wide range of benefits. All interested applicants may submit a résumé and cover letter to: Email - Diocese.firstname.lastname@example.org; Online - www.owensborodiocese.org/human-resources/ Advertisement cutoff date is October 30, 2016.
Director of the Office for Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Diocese of Worcester)
The Diocese of Worcester is seeking a passionate director for the Office for Youth and Young Adult Ministry called New Evangelization Worcester for Youth and Young Adults (NEW). The director is responsible for envisioning, developing, and championing a comprehensive vision for disciple-making youth ministry in collaboration with pastors and parish ministry leaders. The director provides consultation, formation, and training for parish ministry leaders and coordinates diocesan-wide events for middle and high school students as well as young adults. Candidates should have a Master’s degree in religious education, theology, pastoral ministry, or related field, and have at least five years of professional ministry experience with youth. Interested candidates must email a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of recommendation by October 1, 2016 to: email@example.com or mail to: Rev. Nicholas Desimone, New Evangelization Worcester, Diocese of Worcester, 49 Elm Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609. For more information, visit www.neworcester.org.
Ministry Development Coordinator (Diocese of Buffalo)
The Diocese of Buffalo, New York 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 and instructions for applying at http://www.buffalodiocese.org/job-opportunities. Position is open until filled; advertisement cutoff date is October 25, 2016.
Associate Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Diocese of Sacramento)
The Diocese of Sacramento seeks an innovative, creative, enthusiastic, bridge-builder to form, support, and partner with youth and young adult ministry coordinators to make disciples of Jesus. The Associate Director is tasked with leading a team of Regional Coordinators to create, direct, and maintain ministry to youth (junior high and high school) and young adults (women and men, married and single, in college and in their twenties and thirties) within the diocese, and serve the parishes of the Diocese in the outreach and evangelization to, and pastoral care and faith formation of youth and young adults. Job responsibilities includes supervision of paid professional team, regional and diocesan-wide events and trainings, consulting with parish staffs, and close collaboration with the Campus Ministry, Pastoral Hispana and Vocations offices. The Associate Director supervises a team of two Regional Coordinators. Ideal candidate will also have at least a Bachelor's Degree with formal training in ministry, pastoral ministry and/or catechesis (Master’s Degree preferred), 5 years' experience as a leader in a parish context, a good understanding of Pastoral Juvenil Hispana and Hispanic Movements, experience supervising professional staff and experience in ministry with youth, college students, single adults, and young married couples, the ability to work nights and weekends, and a good understanding of the church in California. A bilingual candidate (English and Spanish) is preferred, but not required. This is a full time, salaried exempt position with benefits. To apply, email a cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org. Advertisement cutoff date is September 30, 2016.
Regional Coordinator for Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Diocese of Sacramento)
The Diocese of Sacramento seeks a passionate, self-starter to form, support, and partner with youth and young adult ministry coordinators to make disciples of Jesus. The Regional Coordinator for Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Sacramento Region) will provide support, training and consultation with parish staffs on youth and young adult ministry and coordinate regional and diocesan youth and young adult ministry events, retreats, and trainings. This position requires travel and evening and weekend availability. Ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience in parish ministry, experience working with youth from diverse cultures and backgrounds, experience coordinating programs for at-risk youth, and experience coordinating large events. A bilingual candidate (English and Spanish) is preferred, but not required. This is a full time, salaried position and is open until filled. To apply, please send résumé and cover letter to Kevin Staszkow, Director of Evangelization and Catechesis at email@example.com. For more information, click here. Advertisement cutoff date is September 30, 2016.
Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Diocese of Savannah)
The Diocese of Savannah has an opening for a Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. This position reports to the Director of Faith Formation and supervises the Coordinator of Hispanic Youth and Young Adult Ministry and the Coordinator of Campus Ministry. The Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry provides consultative services to parishes, coordinates formational and skill training for parish ministry leaders and manages diocesan events that effectively reach out to middle and high school youth and young adults for age appropriate spiritual growth. As a member of the Faith Formation team, this position will assist in training of youth ministers responsible for youth catechesis; participate in departmental planning, development, budget oversight and review. Position requirements are a Bachelor’s degree; Master’s preferred, in a ministry-related field, a minimum of five years’ diocesan experience, strong communication and organizational skills, a high level of computer literacy including the utilization of electronic communication methods and experience in a collaborative environment. This position is only open to a practicing Catholic in good standing. Proficiency in Spanish is a plus, but not required. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, résumé and three letters of reference by September 21, 2016 to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Jo Ann Green, Human Resources Director, Catholic Diocese of Savannah, 2170 E. Victory Dr., Savannah, GA 31404.