Director, CYO/Youth and Young Adult Ministry Office (Archdiocese of New Orleans)
The Archdiocese of New Orleans is seeking a Director for its CYO/Youth and Young Adult Ministry Office. This full-time position 1) supervises the ministry office staff as well as a youth retreat center/summer camp and its staff; 2) provides training, consultation, and support for parish youth and young adult ministry, and high school and college campus ministry, and 3) oversees coordination of archdiocesan-sponsored youth and young adult ministry events and programs. A more detailed job description is available upon request. Candidates should have at least three successive years, successful experience in a diocesan, parish, or educational setting. A master’s degree in Catholic theology, religious education, pastoral ministry, or related field is preferred. Night and weekend work is required. To apply send a letter of interest and résumé to Cory Howat, Search Committee Chair, Archdiocese of New Orleans, 1000 Howard Ave, Suite 800, New Orleans LA 70113 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is October 1, 2014. Position is available January 2015.
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.
Director of Campus, Youth and Young Adult Ministries (Diocese of Shreveport)
We are a mission diocese looking for a self-motivated, strong initiative individual who will be able to administrate an office, lead volunteers and work well with other diocesan departments for the youth and young adults of the diocese. Strong support and communication is important to assisting parishes with youth needs as well as organize diocesan retreats for middle school and high school age youth as well as provide programs for college youth and young adults. The director will have at least 3 years’ experience in planning diocesan wide events, is a team player, organized, excited about the opportunity to increase the faith of youth and is a Catholic in good standing. Please send résumés to: Diocese of Shreveport, Attn: Dept. of Mission Effectiveness, 3500 Fairfield Ave., Shreveport, LA 71104. The cut-off date for applicants is September 1, 2014.