Parish Positions


Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Vincent de Paul Catholic ChurchBrooklyn Park, MN
Job Summary: The Youth Minister (YM) is a full-time (40 hour), salaried member of the catechetical team of Holy Spirit Catholic Church in beautiful Avon Lake, Ohio. The YM will work with the DRE in planning and scheduling programs for the Junior and Senior High School Youth of the Parish. The YM is accountable to the DRE and to the Pastor.

The YM will coordinate liturgical and retreat experiences for students in Junior and Senior High School, encourage community-building activities for students, incorporate young people fully into all aspects of church life, and engage them in ministry and leadership in our faith community. The YM must also be open to the development of cluster and/or regional collaboration.

Please visit our website to learn more about our parish and for a full job description, If you would like more information or would like to apply, please send a cover letter and résumé to James Armour at Holy Spirit Parish at The cutoff date is September, 30th 2017.

Coordinator of Youth Ministryfor teens grades 6-12 and Young Adults

Location: St. Vincent de Paul Catholic ChurchBrooklyn Park, MN
Job Summary: St. Vincent de Paul is seeking a full-time Coordinator of Youth Ministry for teens in grades six through twelve and young adults.  Working with a team of adult volunteers, this position will seek to create a program which is apostolic in vision and missionary in zeal that introduces youth to Christ.  This position works closely with the Junior/Senior High Faith Formation Coordinator in implementing a strong and impactful Junior/Senior High Faith Formation program.  

Job Qualifications
A four year degree in Theology or related field.  3-5 years of experience in ministering to youth.  Demonstrated experience with developing and delivering teen appropriate talks and programs.  Experience in producing engaging, compelling & relevant content for social media and websites.  Demonstrated experience recruiting, training and motivating volunteers.  Guitar and/or other musical skills.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to Molly Schorr ( by September 8.

Associate Director of Student & Young Adult Ministries

Location: St. Charles, Hartland, WI
Job Summary: St. Charles is a very active and growing Catholic Community of 2,300 families located in Hartland, WI; approximately 25 minutes outside of Milwaukee. We are a parish that has discipleship and evangelization at the heart of all of our ministries. As the fifth largest and fifth youngest parish in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee we are looking for a dynamic and personable individual to join our formation team.
The Associate Director of Student & Young Adult Ministries (Associate Director) works with our Director of Student & Young Adult Ministries in leading teens and young adults to meet, know, love, and serve Christ.  The Associate Director will be responsible for maintaining a comprehensive and effective ministry for middle school students (7th and 8th grade) through the EDGE program. This includes planning and facilitating EDGE nights and summer camp with a core team.  The Associate Director will also oversee area young adult (20-38) ministries, including Brewing the Faith, Theology on Tap along with social and service events. The Associate Director also assists the Director of Student & Young Adult Ministries in recruiting, training and developing the core team of volunteers.

In addition to these primary duties, the Associate Director will utilize the interaction with parents and families as an opportunity for evangelization and deepening discipleship, supporting and encouraging the parents’ role as the primary catechist of their child(ren).  This position requires a balanced focus on fostering both the catechetical and the spiritual growth of the students and families in the program along with the core team.  The Associate Director serves on a formation team with the Director of Student and Young Adult Ministries, the Director of Evangelization, and the Director of Children's Formation.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and the general Archdiocese of Milwaukee application to Andrew Schueller, Director of Student & Young Adult Ministries by August 23rd. 313 Circle Drive. Hartland, WI 53029.

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Matthew Parish, Franklin, TN
Job Summary: St. Matthew is a parish of 1200+ families located in the diocese of Nashville. The goals for this position are to challenge youth to be active in the Sacred Liturgy, be an effective evangelist to the youth, and increase the number of youth actively participating in the youth ministry. This position is responsible for planning, budgeting, recruiting volunteers, responding to the needs of the youth and parents, supervising youth trips, and attending Parish Council meetings. Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in a related field), a Catechist certification (or willingness to pursue), thorough knowledge of the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church, and a willingness to share their knowledge and passion.

Salary and benefits are commensurate with training and experience.
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and 3 references to Fr. Mark Sappenfield at Applications are due by Friday, September 29.

Youth Ministry Coordinator

Location: St. Michael Catholic Church, Fernandina Beach, FL
Job Summary: St. Michael Catholic Church located in Fernandina Beach, Florida is seeking a full-time Youth Ministry Coordinator. This person will provide the vision and hands-on approach to the outreach of the parish's middle schoolers and high schoolers as well as oversee the Confirmation program and catechesis. The Youth Minister Coordinator builds outstanding, trusting relationships with our parish youth and parents to achieve the highest engagement levels possible into the Youth Ministry programs.  

The ideal candidate is highly energetic and will possess an intimate knowledge of the Catholic faith, a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in theology or related field, two years of experience and will be fluent in social media platforms and technology that today’s youth embrace.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and their detailed resume to Please submit before October 1st.

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, East Lansing, MI
Job Summary: St. Thomas Aquinas Parish in East Lansing, Michigan, is seeking a full--time Youth Minister to coordinate our youth ministry programs (grades 9-12), including Confirmation preparation for the coming year.  An enthusiastic and faith-filled individual, with at least a bachelor’s degree in theology, pastoral ministry, or religious education, (or working toward the degree) is desired, along with organizational & social media skills.   Youth ministry experience preferred.  Salary dependent on education & experience; includes full benefits & professional development allowance.   For a copy of the job description and more information, please contact Al Weilbaecher ( or 517-351-5460.)    Application deadline is Monday, August 21.

Coordinator for Youth Ministry

Location: Saint William Catholic Church, Round Rock, TX
Job Summary: The Pastor is the visible principle and foundation of unity in the parish of Saint William which the Bishop has entrusted to him.  He makes Christ’s mission present and enduring in the parish.  In order to fulfill his mission, the Pastor employs suitable, chosen collaborators (clerics, religious, or lay people).  He shares with them his mission and entrusts various responsibilities to them.

Positions employed at Saint William help to extend the ministry of the Pastor in particular ways as outlined in the job description.  Therefore, the employee in this position is closely connected to and assists the Pastor in the performance of his ministry and thereby engages in ministry for the Church.

This full time interim position for Spanish-language youth ministry, includes middle school and high school ministry, Confirmation and RCIA-Adapted for Children. Responsibilities include leading our youth in grades 6-12 into a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ through evangelization, catechesis, service and worship.

Candidates must possess excellent communication skills in both English and Spanish, coupled with strong organizational habits that will allow them to be successful in collaborating and in achieving the program's needs from planning and recruitment to budgeting.

Youth Minister

Location: St Nicholas Catholic Church, North Pole, AK
Job Summary: St. Nicholas Catholic Church ( is seeking an organized, motivated, and people-oriented individual for the position of Youth Minister. The Youth Minister is responsible for organizing and coordinating the youth group (High School), edge program (Middle School), sacramental preparation(Confirmation & RCIT), and attend ACYC, NCYC, and World Youth Day trips. In addition, the youth minister recruits and trains core members who will assist with catechesis and chaperoning events. Qualified candidates need to be Catholic and possess a degree in religious education, theology, general education or equivalent work experience. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and three references (two professional and one personal) to the parish office, attention Fr. Stan Jaszek. 707 Saint Nicholas Dr., North Pole, AK 99705 or email them to Salary DOE. Applications due by September 01, 2017.

K-8 Faith Formation Coordinator

Location: Sacred Heart Church, Newton, IA
Job Summary: Sacred Heart Church, a Catholic parish of 600+ families in Newton, Iowa, is seeking a highly motivated and organized individual with strong interpersonal and leadership skills.  
Direct responsibilities of this position include coordinating lifelong faith formation for K-8 children; recruiting and training catechists; coordinating sacramental preparation; collaborating with staff in planning and implementing intergenerational faith formation; planning and implementing Vacation Bible School; working with the Stewardship coordinator to involve youth; and supporting and implementing deanery and diocesan programs.  
The ideal candidate will: be a practicing and active Catholic in good standing with the Church; a Bachelor’s degree or Ministry Formation Program with1-2 years of experience in parish ministry is preferred.  Applicants must be proficient in the use of MS Office, Publisher, internet, and social media.

Please send resume and cover letter to Father William Reynolds/ Sacred Heart Church/ 1115 South 8th Avenue East/ P.O. Box 1478/ Newton, IA 50208 or by e-mail to by 8/16/2017.
Telephone 641-792-2050.

Youth Ministry Coordinator

Location: Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish, Glassboro & Pitman, NJ
Job Summary: Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish in Glassboro & Pitman, NJ is looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and deeply Catholic individual for a full-time position as the Youth Ministry Coordinator. A successful applicant will be a self-starter and collaborator, with Education and experience in catechesis, youth ministry and ministry leadership. Computer, technology and multi-media skills are necessary, as well as an understanding of Comprehensive Youth Ministry as set forth by the USCCB in Renewing the Vision. Diocesan Safe Environment background clearance and CAP training will be required, and salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience and education.

A full job description can be provided upon request.

Interested applicants should email resume and cover letter, No Later than August 5, 2017 to Meryl Cerana, Mary Mother of Mercy Parish, Glassboro, NJ,

Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry

Location: St. Mary Parish, Oskaloosa, IA
Job Summary: St. Mary Parish of Oskaloosa, IA (, a 350 household parish in central southeast Iowa in the Diocese of Davenport, is seeking to hire a Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry. The director administrates a total parish catechetical and youth ministry program supporting lifelong faith development.  The parish is not served by a parochial school.  A complete job description is available by request. Submit a cover letter, resume and three references to: Fr. John D. Spiegel, Pastor, at or by post to St. Mary's Parish Center, 301 High Ave E., Oskaloosa, IA 52577.  Applications are requested on or before August 7 with a projected hire date of August 21 and a start date of September 5.

Director / Coordinator of Religious Education

Location: All Saints Catholic Church, Knoxville, TN
Job Summary: All Saints is seeking a full-time Coordinator of Religious Education to administer total faith formation including religious education programs for grades K – 12.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: program vision and development, teacher and volunteer recruitment, Sacramental preparation, management of program purchases and budget, and Safe Environment supervision/coordination.  Applicants must be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the church and have a strong knowledge of Church teaching and doctrine, and have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher, preferable in education, theology or pastoral ministry.  Salary and benefits are commensurate with the candidate’s education and experience.  Interested parties should send a resume and cover letter by July 15, 2017 to View full Job Posting:

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Viera, FL
Job Summary: St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church ( is seeking a Director of Youth Ministry to be responsible for coordinating a parish based Lifeteen ministry with high school youth.  This person reaches out to all high school youth in the community, provides for formal catechesis, and invites and enables high school youth to serve others.  Also develops close communication with and mutual support from families of high school youth and collaborates with other community high school youth organizations. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology or related degree, must be a practicing Roman Catholic, and willing to reflect the Christian attitude of the Church. Qualified applicants may submit a completed Employment Application, Cover Letter, and Resume to The deadline for submission is 8/4/17.

Parish Youth Minister

Location: Church of Our Savior, Cocoa Beach, FL
Job Summary: Church of Our Saviour in Cocoa Beach is actively seeking a Parish Youth Minister to advance the existing youth ministry program with development across other areas of parish school and catechetical and ministry programs so to achieve a more integrated ministry for and advocacy of youth. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to facilitating the development of leadership skills in youth, assisting in the preparation of liturgical celebrations for youth, and providing opportunities for weekend retreats and evening/days of reflection. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology or Youth Ministry, a minimum of three years of applicable experience, and must be a practicing Roman Catholic. Qualified applicants may submit a Cover Letter, Resume, and References to Marita Borer:; 5301 N. Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach, FL 3293. The deadline for submission is 8/4/17. Please visit our Parish website at