Parish Positions

NFCYM Is Hiring!

Location: National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry; Washington, DC

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Director of Middle School and High School Youth Ministry

Location: Group of parishes (PA)

Job Summary:  St. Benedict the Abbot, St. Francis of Assisi, and St. Issac Jogues (Peters/Finleyville/Jefferson Hills Grouping #23) is seeking a full-time Director of Middle School and High School Youth Ministry. Applicant must be on fire for Jesus, and be bold, creative and fearless in communicating this fire to young people through religious catechesis, community service and prayer. Must be willing to form disciples of Jesus who seek to build a church in the image of Pope Francis. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic, have a minimum of three years in youth ministry work, and be willing to complete the diocesan certified training program. This job requires flexible hours, including evening and weekend hours. Please send resume to by June 29.

Director of Youth Family Formation

Location: St. Thomas More Church, Decatur, GA

Job Summary:  As a fairly new Jesuit parish in the rapidly growing Archdiocese of Atlanta, we are seeking a full time youth minister who can bring vibrancy and creativity to our youth faith formation programs. The Director of Youth Faith Formation is responsible for designing and developing a comprehensive faith formation and youth ministry program, rooted in the Ignatian and Jesuit tradition, for children from kindergarten through high school. View the full job description here: Please submit applications to Andy Otto at

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Matthew Roman Catholic Church, Norwalk, CT

Job Summary: St. Matthew Church in Norwalk, CT seeks a full-time Coordinator of Youth Ministry to oversee and develop the youth ministry effort for young people Grades 6 through College. Shifting our approach of youth ministry to a model of Walking with Christ by our Side intentional discipleship, the main responsibility is to coordinate ministry services to help encourage youth to live as disciples of Jesus and to provide spiritual support & direction. The approach is to love youth where they are, encourage them in developing their relationship to God, provide them with opportunities for growth and challenge them to respond to God’s call to serve in their communities and world. The Coordinator will work to recruit/train, form & equip adults to act as leaders & mentors for teen discipleship groups.
Email cover letter and resume by August 15, 2018 to:
The Very Rev. Msgr. Walter C. Orlowski, Dean & Pastor

Director of Youth and Young Adults

Location: St. Mark, Fallston, MD

Job Summary: St. Mark, Roman Catholic Church,, a vibrant parish of 1200 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,, no later than August 15, 2018. Complete job description is available upon request.

Youth Ministry Coordinator

Location: St. Catherine of Siena, Orange Park, FL

Job Summary: St Catherine of Siena, Orange Park, Florida is seeking a youth ministry coordinator.  It is a full time salaried position with the flexible hours of work with some required weekend and evening hours.  He/she will be responsible for coordinating the efforts of the parish in providing a comprehensive youth ministry to all young people from 5th to 12th grade,  based on, “Renewing The Vision: A Frame Work For Catholic Youth Ministry”.  He/she has to give the youth every opportunity to experience the life changing power of a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  Works under the supervision of the Pastor and in collaboration with the leaders of the Religious Education Program.
The applicant must be a practicing catholic, dynamic and faith-filled, with a Bachelor’s degree in religious studies, youth ministry, and education or related field and experience.  A full job description is available on the parish Website:
Send cover letter and resume via email with related training experience, contact information, and two references to:  Submit applications before July 16, 2018.

Part-time Youth and Family Minister

Location: St. Pius X Church, Middletown, CT

Job Summary: St. Pius X Parish in Middletown, CT is seeking a passionate, faithful candidate to bring our Youth and Family Ministry to the next level.  Duties include planning/coordinating youth and family activities; building/growing existing family ministry activities; building professional ministerial relationships with youth and their families; creating/training core team of adult volunteers to assist in ministry; working closely with Parish Faith Formation Coordinators; serving as liaison to Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries and the Diocese of Norwich.
Ideal candidate will be willing to work approximately 30 hours per month, including most Sundays from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm, two Fridays evenings and one Sunday evening per month; possess a degree in theology, ministry, or some form of religious studies, or have experience leading youth ministry.
E-mail cover letter, resume, and three references by June 30, 2018 to Rev. John Gallagher at

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Petronille Church, Glen Ellyn, IL

Job Summary: St. Petronille Church in Glen Ellyn, Illinois is looking for a Director of Youth Ministry.
Candidates should have some experience in both high school and junior high comprehensive youth ministry. In addition, they will be working with the 8th Grade parish Confirmation program with the DRE. Please submit resume by June 30th to St. Petronille Youth Ministry Search Committee, 420 Glenwood Ave. Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137;

Youth Minister

Location: St. Vincent de Paul, Austin, TX

Job Summary: St. Vincent de Paul in Austin, Texas, is accepting applications for Youth Minister.  The minister is responsible for coordinating effective ministry and faith formation for young people in grades 6 through 12.  This includes working with a core team of volunteers, organizing and leading weekly catechetical meetings, coordinating the Confirmation program, facilitating retreats, training and developing teen leaders, facilitating Bible studies, and providing guidance for other events to help foster the spiritual growth and development of the youth’s Catholic faith.  The Youth Minister works closely with the Director of Catechesis and Evangelization in ensuring a consistent religious educational experience.
A Bachelor’s degree in religious education, theology, religious studies, or youth ministry is preferred, or its equivalent; as well as Certification in Youth Ministry.
Please submit a letter of application, resume and a list of references, including a reference from the pastor of your parish to by June 30, 2018.

Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Location: St. Louis King of France Catholic Church and School, Austin, TX

Job Summary: St. Louis King of France Catholic Church and School in Austin, Texas seeks a full-time Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry.  This position visions and leads High School, Middle School, and Young Adult ministry activities for youth and young adults.  The Director should have be experienced in the areas of lay ministry, catechetical education, religious formation, adolescent development, and youth ministry.

This is a full-time, salaried position with the expectation of at least three years of professional experience in the youth ministry field.  The position requires at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology, Ministry, or related field, and bilingual capabilities in English and Spanish.
Please send your cover letter and resumé to: Father James Misko, Pastor, c/o Brenda Beltran, Chief Operating Officer, St. Louis King of France Catholic Church, 7601 Burnet Road, Austin, Texas, 78757, or e-mail to Cutoff date is July 31, 2018.

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Location: Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Washington, DC

Job Summary: Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Washington, DC (Georgetown) is seeking a Coordinator of Youth Ministry. The Youth Minister will focus on ministry to teens in grades 9-12 involving elements of religious catechesis, community service, and prayer and as well as lead the Confirmation program. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic, with a degree in religious studies, youth ministry, education, or related field and/or experience. This job requires flexible hours with some evening and weekend hours. For more information go to Send cover letter and resume to: Angela Grady at Accepting applicants until June 30, 2018.

Senior High School Minister

Location: Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Sammamish, WA

Job Summary: Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in beautiful Sammamish, WA, seeks a full time Pastoral Assistant for Senior High Youth Ministry.  MQP is a welcoming, dynamic and diverse parish with 2000 families.   We are looking for an energetic, faith-filled candidate with a heart for guiding Catholic high school youth on their faith journey, who understands the importance of relational ministry and is able to recruit, train and work with teens and adult volunteers, minister to families including walking alongside parents, collaborate with local, national, and international organizations, willing to engage in service learning in and through yearly mission trips, and who is able to work with fellow staff in a team-oriented way.  Media and tech skills desired, Spanish proficiency a plus. Prefer a Bachelor’s Degree in related field.  Call or email Rich Shively for an application packet by June 8th.   Phone:  (425) 391-1178   Email:

Director of Youth and Family Ministry

Location: St. Joseph Catholic Church, Stuart, FL

Job Summary: A dynamic, vibrant and growing parish of 2,400 families seeks an enthusiastic, energetic and visionary Director of Youth and Family Ministry. The director will have a passion to work with youth primarily, their families and to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ. Focus on Middle School, Confirmation (grade 9), High School Ministry (grade 9-12) and Young Adults. Outreach to parents and to the unchurched. Ideally the individual should have a strong faith commitment, a degree in Theology and Certification in Youth Ministry with a minimum of three years experience in a similar position. Bilingual (English/Spanish) helpful but not required. St. Joseph School has 267 students, Parish School of Religion 410 children/youth. Confirmation program has 74 students. Opportunity to develop a great Youth program and recruit Youth and Adult volunteers.
Salary commensurate with experience and education.
Please email resume with three letters of reference to or fax before June 11, 2018.

St. John the Apostle Catholic Church

Location: St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, Virginia Beach, VA

Job Summary: St. John the Apostle Catholic Church and School, a vibrant parish of more than 3,000 families in a beach community, is seeking a full-time youth minister. The youth minister plans and leads a comprehensive catechetical youth ministry program with various components, especially high school confirmation program. The youth minister will organize middle and high school youth events, including service opportunities and social activities, while also organizing and encouraging  participation in diocesan and other youth events. The youth minister recruits and engages adult volunteers to participate in events, supervising staff and/or volunteers, including program leaders and support staff. The youth minister will also join the Pastor and Director of Religious Education in teaching 8th Grade religion at the parish school on a monthly basis. The applicant must be a practicing Catholic in good standing. A bachelor’s degree in theology or religious studies is required; a master’s degree is preferred. Professional ministry experience is highly encouraged and musical ability is a plus. The candidate must have demonstrated experience in establishing and maintaining balanced budgets. The candidate must be a good team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. The salary will follow diocesan guidelines based on experience and education.

Associate Director of Pastoral Ministries

Location: Church of the Holy Trinity, Cheyenne, WY

Job Summary:   Holy Trinity is a parish of 965 families.  This position assists with and coordinates, under the supervision of the Director, a comprehensive faith formation and stewardship program for adults, youth and children, which touches all aspects of the faith and parish life: liturgical, social, educational and service, with a particular focus on children’s faith formation, youth ministry and parish sacramental preparation.  Recruits, trains and supervises parish volunteers, catechists and aids.  Job description, program description and activities can be seen on our webpage  Twelve-month, full-time with benefits.  Salary based upon degree and experience.  At least a Bachelor, but preferably a Master of Arts in Theology, Religious Education, or Religious Studies, an equivalent degree in a related field or equivalent training and experience.  A willingness and ability to pursue additional education.  Salary $40-$48,000 depending upon degree and experience.  Interested candidates should send cover letter and résumé with references by May 31, 2018 to Father Thomas E. Cronkleton, Jr., Church of the Holy Trinity, 1836 Hot Springs Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001-5337 or

Youth and Young Adult Minister (YYAM)

Location: St. Helen Catholic Church, Georgetown, TX

Job Summary: The Liturgical Ministry Associate is responsible for preparing and coordinating all liturgical and devotional celebrations. Prepare and maintain the schedule of clergy and liturgical ministers. Recruit and train volunteers, and attend monthly meeting. Ensure that the liturgical worship space is adequately prepare. Maintain the liturgical ministries schedules through Ministry Scheduler Pro. Coordinate and assist with funerals and bereavement reception. Spend every workday 30 minutes in the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel.
Bachelor Degree from an accredited American university or equivalent in a foreign country. One year of related work experience. Years beyond the requirement may be substituted for the educational requirement at a ratio of 1 year of experience equals 1 year of education. Bilingual English-Spanish. Must be a practicing Roman Catholic in good standing. Submit an application at: by June 30, 2018

Family Minister

Location: St. Helen Catholic Church, Georgetown, TX

Job Summary: The Family Ministry Associate is responsible for ministry to the families of the parish, from children to adults. Research, plan, prepare, and implement curriculum for children and family ministry. Recruit, train, and assist volunteers. Make rooms available to students and volunteers. Assist Catechists with research, acquiring substitute Catechists, and providing materials for classroom projects. Plan, coordinate, and/or present talks, studies, and formation for children and adults. Assist in marriage preparation and enrichment. Spend 30 minutes in the Eucharistic Adoration chapel every workday.
Bachelor Degree in Theology, Religious Education, Pastoral Ministry, or a related field of study from an accredited American university or equivalent in a foreign country. Two years of experience in a parish. Bilingual English-Spanish. Must be a practicing Roman Catholic in good standing. Submit an application at: by June 30, 2018

Youth Minister

Location: St. Rose of Lima, Northborough, MA

Job Summary:   St. Rose of Lima 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.  Responsibilities include: organizing & encouraging youth to participate in a variety of parish activities including retreats, social events, service opportunities and the celebration of Sunday Eucharist; promote a faith-based approach to life for parish youth; oversee the existing catechetical formation and sacramental programs for youth in grades 9 – 12; recruit and train adult volunteers.  Candidate must be a practicing Catholic with a solid knowledge of Catholic doctrine.  Strong written, verbal, organizational, and facilitation skills are required.  Technology and social media skills a plus.  Full-time position.  Most importantly, the candidate must love working with children and sharing his/her faith in a creative and collaborative manner.   Will consider Part-time with some adaptation.   Resumes to:  St. Rose of Lima Parish, P.O. Box 685, Northborough, MA  01532 or

Director of Catechetical Ministry

Location: St. Ann Catholic Church, Haines City, FL

Job Summary: St. Ann Catholic Church in Haines City, FL is actively seeking a Director of Catechetical Ministry who is responsible for the overall direction of the parish’s total catechetical ministry. Envisions, plans, develops, and then organizes and evaluates all facets of the parish’s formation programming (adult, young adult, adolescent/youth, children, infants, and family as well as sacramental preparation for initiation – including the catechumenate – and proximate preparation for marriage). Coordinates, recruits, and facilitates training for and evaluates catechists and volunteers involved in catechetical programming. Qualifications include Master’s Degree in Theology, pastoral studies, religious education or a related field, at least three years of ministry experience in a parish or diocesan position (related degrees and comparable experience will be considered) preferred, practicing Catholic with sufficient knowledge and training in theology, liturgy, and ministry in the Roman Catholic Tradition. Resumes to

Director of Youth & Campus Ministries

Location: Saint Ann Church & Saint Maria Goretti High School (Archdiocese of Baltimore)

Job Summary: Saint Ann Catholic Church/Saint Maria Goretti High School in Hagerstown, Maryland is seeking a dynamic disciple of Christ to serve in a full-time position as Director of Youth & Campus Ministries for the youth (Grades 6 – 12).

The Director will develop a ministry of catechetical, spiritual, social and service opportunities that supports middle and high school students as missionary disciples of Christ. The Director will foster the participation of young people in the various activities of the parish and high school. Candidates should be passionate about leading teens to Jesus Christ and create an environment where teens feel welcome.

Applicants must be an actively practicing Catholic. Preference will be given to a graduate with a BA in Theology/Religious studies and at least 3 years’ experience in coordinating youth ministry in a parish setting, though candidates will be evaluated on the entirety of their qualifications.

Interested candidates should apply at