Parish Positions

 

Youth Minister

Location: St. Joseph Church, Conway, AR
Job Summary: St Joseph’s Church in Conway, Arkansas is seeking a full-time Youth Minister to lead the youth of the parish.   Strong leadership skills, energetic and charismatic personality, the ability to manage and recruit volunteers, and enthusiasm for working with youth are requirements for the position.  Additionally, the individual must have a passion for evangelization and discipleship.  The position reports directly to the Business Manager.  College diploma or equivalent work experience required.  Resumes should be mailed to St Joseph Catholic Church, 1115 College Ave., Conway Arkansas 72032, or emailed to:  mamallett@sjparish.org   Please no phone inquiries.  Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.


Director of Religious Education

Location: Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit, Mullica Hill, NJ
Job Summary: The Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit, in Mullica Hill, NJ is looking for a Director of Religious Education, a full time position. The director will create, direct, and maintain the parish religious education program for children and their families in Kindergarten through 8th grade. He/she is also responsible for the implementation of intergenerational programs for the parish. He/she is a professional ecclesial minister who will work in collaboration with and provide support for the pastor, parish staff, and volunteers. For a complete job description or to submit a resume, please contact Fr. Tony DiBardino at office@holyspiritweb.org


Director of Young Adult and Youth Ministry

Location: Sacred Heart Cathedral, Knoxville, TN
Job Summary: Sacred Heart Cathedral in Knoxville Tennessee (www.shcathedral.org) is seeking a Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry to serve this dynamic community of 1600 registered families. Proficiency in Spanish or an ability to work in a bilingual community is needed. The incumbent will work closely with the Adult Faith Formation Director in the development of faith formation programs for youth and young adults with an emphasis on lifelong formation and discipleship.  The successful candidate should have the following: Bachelor’s degree in theology or education preferred; strong personal faith in Christ and commitment to the Catholic Church; prior youth ministry experience. To apply, please email or mail: cover letter of application, resume and three reference contacts to Very Rev. David Boettner, V.G., Sacred Heart Cathedral, 417 Erin Drive Suite 120 Knoxville TN 37919, 865-621-8712, dboettner@dioknox.org. Applications cutoff is July 31, 2017


Youth Minister/Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Catherine of Sienna Church, Moscow, PA
Job Summary: St. Catherine’s Church (www.northpoconocatholic.com) is seeking a full-time Coordinator of Youth Ministry for its young, vibrant parish community. St. Catherine’s is home to 1,500 families and is located just outside of the Pocono Mountains in the Diocese of Scranton. The ideal candidate should be a practicing Catholic in good standing in with the Church and have an educational background in theology, youth ministry, or religious education. 1-3 years experience is prefered. The Youth Minister is responsible for all aspects of youth ministry as identified by the USCCB; more specifically for a comprehensive approach to youth ministry utilizing the eight components identified in Renewing the Vision as a framework: advocacy, catechesis, community life, evangelization, justice and service, leadership development, pastoral care, and prayer and worship for the parish of St. Catherine of Siena, Moscow. Flexible nights and weekends along with the ability to travels are a must.

For more information, or for a full job description contact Fr. Bob Simon - St. Catherine’s pastor at frbobsimon@gmail.com by August 8th.


Youth Minister

Location: St. Rose of Lima, Northborough, MA
Job Summary: St. Rose of Lima Parish, a young and vibrant faith community in Northborough, MA, is seeking an energetic and innovative Youth Minister to bring the Gospel message of Jesus Christ to life for our middle and high school students. By organizing and encouraging youth to participate in a variety of parish activities, including retreats, social events, service opportunities and the celebration of the Sunday Eucharist, the Youth Minister will be directly responsible for promoting a faith based approach to life for St. Rose's youth. This individual will also be responsible for overseeing the existing catechetical formation and sacramental programs for youth in grades 9-12, along with the recruitment and training of adult volunteers. Candidate must be a practicing Catholic with a solid knowledge of Catholic doctrine. Strong written, verbal, organizational and facilitation skills are required. Full time candidate preferred though will consider part time. Most importantly, the candidate must love working with children and love sharing his/her faith, in a creative and collaborative manner. Interested candidates please email resume to: saintrose1@verizon.net or send resume to: St. Rose of Lima P.O. Box 685 Northborough, MA 01532. For further information, please call 508-393-2413, between 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., M-F.  For the full job description, please visit the Diocese of Worcester Youth Ministry website: http://www.neworcester.org/ym-bulletin-board.


Director of Youth Ministries

Location: St Mary of Nazareth Parish, Des Moines, IA
Job Summary: St. Mary of Nazareth Parish in Des Moines, IA (www.stmarysdsm.com) seeks a full time Director to develop and implement yearly programming for grades 9-12, while directing the core team. This includes gathered catechetical sessions, prayer and retreat opportunities, service to others, relational ministry, and small discipleship groups that are routinely scheduled outside of parish settings. The programs are based on the needs of the youth, encompassing:  evangelization and catechesis, justice and service, community, guidance and healing, prayer and worship, and family. The position also includes collaboration on sacramental preparation for Confirmation. Interested candidates must be a practicing Catholic preferably with a bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Life Teen experience is helpful. A complete job description may be obtained by request.  Interested candidates should submit a resume with salary requirements to Fr. Greg Leach, St. Mary of Nazareth Church, 4600 Meredith Drive, Des Moines, IA50310; or email to frgreg@stmarysdsm.org


Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries

Location: Saint Katherine Drexel Parish, Martell, CA
Job Summary: The Director is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing comprehensive programs that evangelize, catechize, and minister to junior high and high school youth, with a plan to expand the ministry to young adults. 

Preferred candidate will possess the following qualifications: practicing member of the Roman Catholic Church; zeal for relational ministry with youth and young adults; Bachelor’s degree in Theology, Philosophy, or related field; 2 years’ practical experience with teenagers in a parish setting; leadership experience; vision consistent with the principles outlined in the NCCB document Renewing the Vision-A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry.  

Review full job description at http://stkatharinedrexel.com.  Full time position with generous compensation package ranging from $42,000 - $45,000, including benefits / housing option.  Email cover letter, resume, personal references to ymsearch@stkatharinedrexel.com.


Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries

Location: St. Mark, Fallston, MD
Job Summary: St. Mark, Roman Catholic Church, www.saintmarkfallston.org, a vibrant parish of 1600 families located in Fallston, MD seeks a full- time Director of Youth and Youth Adult Ministry. Ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in theology, Religious Education, or related field, minimum three years Youth Ministry experience in a Catholic parish, a passion for reaching out and engaging young people, an understanding of Catholic theology and ministry, social, organizational, verbal, computer and social media skills, and an understanding of the needs and experiences of youth. Candidate must be a practicing Catholic, with a strong personal faith, who can model Gospel values. Ability to work well with volunteers and a professional work ethic are essential. Some travel, evening and weekend work is required. Please provide cover letter and resume to Joyce Shipley, Business Manager, 443-299-6489, jshipley@saintmarkfallston.org, no later than July 1, 2017. Complete job description is available upon request.


Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Location: Catholic Community of St. Francis Xavier, Hunt Valley, MD
Job Summary: The Coordinator for Youth Ministry will be directly responsible for providing the vision and coordinating the parish’s efforts in ministry to young people, 9th-12th grades, and their families.  This includes high school formation, social/community building, service opportunities and sacramental preparation (Confirmation). The Coordinator of Youth Ministry shall be a team player in planning and setting the vision for youth for the proposed pastorate with Our Lady of Grace in Parkton. For more information please see link - https://www.ccsfx.org/job-opening-youth-minister/. This position is Half-time, non-exempt.

Cover letter and resume to be sent to Pat Allshouse, pallshouse@ccsfx.net, 410-785-0356 X 717 


Pastoral Associate of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Patrick, Whitinsville, MA
Job Summary: St. Patrick’s Parish in Whitinsville, MA is seeking a full-time Pastoral Associate for Youth Ministry. This position provides a vision and coordination for the parish’s efforts in ministry to young people from 6th through 12th grades reflecting the vision of the Pastoral Team. Some of the general responsibilities include: high school and middle school sessions (weekly or bi-weekly gatherings), monthly activities, catechesis, sacramental preparation (confirmation and RCIY), Just in 5 Days and YNIA (Young Neighbors in Action). The Pastoral Associate of Youth Ministry will work as a team with the coordinator of PK-5 and Kids ministries. The parish will provide compensation commensurate with education and experience, based on diocesan salary guidelines, plus health care, pension, disability, and professional development. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Jackie@mystpatrics.com.  Deadline for applications is June 15, 2017.  For more information about St. Patrick, please visit https://mystpatricks.com/ .  A complete job description can be found at

https://mystpatricks.com/documents/2017/5/PastoralAssociateJobDescription.pdf. The position will remain open until filled.


Coordinator of Youth Ministry & Confirmation

Location: Our Lady of Lourdes, Northridge, CA
Job Summary: Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Northridge, CA is seeking a F/T Coordinator of Youth Ministry & Confirmation to enhance the ministerial leadership of our faith community. The Coordinator will serve as a member of the parish staff with primary responsibility for the development and growth of a comprehensive program of Youth Ministry and Confirmation. Mentoring young men and women in Christian discipleship requires a commitment to a life of personal discipleship of Jesus Christ. A Bachelors Degree in Theology, Pastoral Ministry, or related field, with a broad knowledge of Catholic teachings, catechesis and documents on Youth Ministry is desirable. Certification as appropriate, according to Archdiocesan guidelines and Youth Ministry and Confirmation experience in a Catholic parish is preferred. More info: http://www.la-archdiocese.org/SitePages/Job%20Detail.aspx?ItemID=5393


Director of Religious Education/Youth Ministry

Location: Blessed Sacrament Church, Jonesboro, AR
Job Summary: Responsible for directing youth and religious education ministries for pre-kindergarten- through 12th-grade students, planning curriculum, creating schedules, organizing activities, including special events and fundraisers, selecting, coaching and counseling volunteer staff, managing program budgets and student enrollment and providing atmosphere conducive to parish youth learning needs and styles; must be Catholic, actively involved in parish, with bachelor's degree, preferably in theology, have strong commitment and knowledge of Catholic values and excellent organization and presentation skills with teaching background/experience preferred; weekend and evening availability and flexibility to maintain some core parish office hours required - Contact John Street at business@catholicjonesboro.com  


Youth Ministry Coordinator

Location: St. Catherine of Sienna Parish, Austin, TX
Job Summary: St Catherine of Siena is an engaging community of over 4,500 families.  We are recruiting for a full-time Youth Ministry Coordinator who will assist our religious education ministry  by developing and implementing a ministry program for middle and high school youth in grades 6 thru 12.  Responsibilities include following a diocesan-approved curriculum for religious education, coordinating and conducting youth ministry programming, recruiting and training volunteers, and managing a budget. This position requires an energetic and dynamic individual with a baccalaureate degree or equivalent education and experience.  Send cover letter and resume to marti.salas@stcatherine-austin.org by May 15, 2017, or until filled.   


Music and Choral Director

Location: Church of the Resurrection, Rochester, MN
Job Summary: The Church of the Resurrection is accepting applications for an enthusiastic and qualified Music and Choral Director for a full time position with benefits, serving 1,400 Catholic parish families. Parish is located in southeast Rochester, the third largest city in Minnesota, home to the internationally known Mayo Clinic. Responsibilities include: active recruitment, training and directing of cantors, ensembles, and choirs for children, teens, and adults, as well as instrumentalists; scheduling musical selections; promoting full and active participation of the assembly through music. Preferred is a candidate with a bachelor's degree in music, proficiency at the piano, and strong conducting, vocal, and interpersonal skills.  Solid knowledge of Catholic liturgy is required.  Please send cover letter and resume by June 1, 2017 to Cheryl Kieffer at Cherylk@rescathroch.org


Youth Minister Coordinator

Location: Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, Baltimore, MD
Job Summary: The Coordinator of Youth Ministry will be responsible for both helping to develop and executing the vision and organization of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen’s parish ministry to young people from Grades 6-12. The Coordinator’s primary goals are to foster the total personal and spiritual growth of each young person, and to draw young people into responsible participation in the life, mission and work of Jesus Christ, within the community of disciples at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen. See more info here: http://www.cathedralofmary.org/staff/


Youth Minister

Location: St. Mary Parish, Waverly, Iowa
Job Summary:  St. Mary Parish in Waverly, Iowa, a vibrant parish with 800 families, is seeking a 35-hr., 11mo. Youth Minister. The candidate will provide leadership, vision, and administration for a 5th-12thgrade ministry. Responsibilities include training and support of adult leaders who implement middle and high school sessions, integration of youth into parish ministries, and coordination of the confirmation process. The candidate needs to be able to work collaboratively with the pastoral staff and demonstrate the ability to coordinate and facilitate multiple ministries. Prefer post secondary education and prior experience. Position begins July 1, 2017. Job description available by request. Deadline to apply May 8 or until filled. Send cover letter and resume to Search Committee at 2700 Horton Road, Waverly, IA 50677 or e-mail michelle@stmarysfamily.com


Youth Minister (3rd to 8th Grades)

Location: St. Gregory the Great, Bluffton, SC
Job Summary:  St. Gregory the Great (www.sgg.cc or www.sggyouth.com) is changing the way we approach youth ministry and catechesis and we are looking we need a self-motivated, organized, passionate person to serve with us on our team. The Youth Minister (3rd to 8th grades) is an important ministerial person responsible for providing the vision, coordination, and implementation of the parish’s efforts in catechesis and ministry to young people from 3rd – 8th grades including sacramental preparation for Confirmation. This includes weekly catechetical/ministerial meetings, monthly activities, catechesis and sacramental preparation. This new model of catechesis and ministry is a blend of a following a Diocesan catechetical curriculum and comprehensive youth ministry as outlined by the USCCB. A degree in Elementary Education is helpful and bi-lingual fluency appreciated. For more information, a complete job description or to apply, please contact Elizabeth Baginski, Accounting/HR Administrator, via email: accounting@sgg.cc before May 10, 2017. Resumes will be processed as they are accepted and the position filled as soon as possible.


Youth Minister (Pre-K to 3rd Grades)

Location: St. Gregory the Great, Bluffton, SC
Job Summary:  St. Gregory the Great (www.sgg.cc) is changing the way we approach youth ministry and catechesis and we are looking we need a self-motivated, organized, passionate person to serve with us on our team. The Youth Minister (PreK to 3rd grades) is an important ministerial person responsible for providing the vision, coordination, and implementation of the parish’s efforts in catechesis and ministry to young people from PreK to 3rd grades including sacramental preparation for First Reconciliation and First Eucharist. This includes weekly catechetical/ministerial meetings, monthly activities, catechesis and sacramental preparation (Confirmation). This new model of catechesis and ministry is a blend of a following a Diocesan catechetical curriculum and comprehensive youth ministry as outlined by the USCCB. A degree in Elementary Education is helpful and bi-lingual fluency appreciated. For more information, a complete job description or to apply, please contact Elizabeth Baginski, Accounting/HR Administrator, via email: accounting@sgg.cc before May 10, 2017. Resumes will be processed as they are accepted and the position filled as soon as possible.


Coordinator of Youth and Liturgical Ministry

Location: Saint Michael Roman Catholic Church, Palmer, Alaska
Job Summary: The Coordinator of Youth/Liturgical Ministry initiates, develops, and coordinates flexible and adaptable youth and liturgical ministry programs to facilitate parish participation and quality liturgical experiences. This person recruits, trains, and supports parish leadership teams of adult and youth volunteers. Oversees the planning and preparation for meeting parish liturgical and youth needs in collaboration with existing parish ministries, councils, staff, the Anchorage Archdiocese, and the greater community. Implements the three goals and eight components of youth ministry published in Renewing the Vision: A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry, USCCB, 1997.

Submit a letter of intent, resume, and 3 references (contact information) to frontdesk@st-mikesparish.org, (Subject: Job Opening) or Saint Michael Catholic Church, 432 East Fireweed Avenue, Palmer, AK 99645. Must be received by Tuesday, April 25, 2017. For questions or to see the full job description, contact Kris Adamczak, we3kts@mtaonline.net, (907) 746-6747


Parish Missionary Intern

Location: Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish, Bremerton, WA
Job Summary: Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish is seeking young Catholics to serve in a vibrant parish environment as parish missionary interns. Applicants qualified to serve in our missionary intern program have at least 1 year experience in parish/youth ministry OR comparable work experience. An intern will directly coordinate and assist with various parish programs, focusing on evangelization and discipleship. Missionary interns will live and work in a team setting with other interns participating in daily prayer, Mass, and evangelization efforts in our parish community. Opportunity for valuable spiritual, persona, and professional growth for young adults who are discerning a path in various parish ministries. One year commitment. On-going training, gender specific housing, monthly food stipends, and use of designated vehicles for transportation are all provided. To apply, please visit http://youth.starofthesea.net Cutoff Date: 5/31/17