Parish Positions


Director of Youth Ministry and Catechesis

Location: Church of Corpus Christi, Bismark, ND
Job Summary: The Diocese of Crookston is seeking a full time Director of the Office of Youth Ministry and Catechesis. This office serves the pastors, parish youth ministers and parish directors of religious education and formation. The candidate is a voice in the diocese for young people. The candidate will coordinate diocesan youth activities (camps, rallies, trainings, etc.) with the assistance of parish employees and volunteers. The candidate will also conduct training sessions for catechesis in parishes. Applicants should have education and experience in the areas of youth ministry and religious education. The qualifying candidate needs to be a practicing Catholic who has an understanding of the teachings of the Catholic Church and the desire to promote them. Send resume and references to: Msgr. Mike Foltz, Diocese of Crookston, P. O. Box 610, Crookston, MN. 56716 or email: Interviews begin by March 1st.

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Thomas More & Sacred Heart Parishes, Columbia, MO
Job Summary: The St. Thomas More Newman Center and Sacred Heart Parishes are seeking a dynamic and faith-filled Director of Youth Ministry.  This individual creates an environment for high school youth which fosters a relationship with God through Jesus Christ and the Church.  The director oversees youth ministry activities at the Newman Center and Sacred Heart and works in collaboration with Our Lady of Lourdes in a city-wide Catholic youth program.  The program includes weekly youth nights, Confirmation formation, retreats and special events.  Direct relational ministry to teens outside of scheduled events is also expected. B.A. in Religious Education  or Theology and 2-3 years of experience in youth ministry is preferred.  Bachelor’s required. Applicants must be a Confirmed practicing Catholic.  Please send a cover letter and resume to Fr. Rich Litzau, O.P., Pastor, at by February 9, 2018.  Click here for a full job description or visit for more details.

Associate Youth Director / Youth Music Minister

Location: Columbia, MO
Job Summary: Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and Interparish school in Columbia, is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to serve our parish as Associate Youth Director / Youth Music Minister. Primary responsibilities are to:
1) lead the middle school (EDGE) youth ministry program,
2) provide instrumental and vocal leadership to the contemporary school Masses,
3) co-lead the tri-parish Life Teen program, with specific responsibility for music, and
4) participate in the leadership of our confirmation preparation program.
Please forward all resumes and inquiries to Ms. Tonya Wolff at  Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.  Click here for a full job description.

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: Saint Stephen Cathedral, Owensboro, KY
Job Summary: Saint Stephen Cathedral in Owensboro, KY has a full-time opportunity for a Director of Youth Ministry that is passionate about leading youth into a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. The Director oversees a strategic vision for Youth Ministry at Saint Stephen Cathedral for Middle School, High School, and Young Adults, working together with the Pastoral Team and Youth Core Team to help form young disciples and integrate them into parish life, especially the liturgical life of the parish. Candidates must be a practicing Catholic in good standing, involved in a parish community, and have had previous experience working with youth and/or young adults.  Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends, have a valid driver’s license and successfully complete a criminal background check. Bachelor’s Degree in Theology, Catholic studies or equivalent experience is preferred.

Saint Stephens is an equal opportunity employer that provides a wide range of benefits. All interested applicants may submit a resume and cover letter to: Eddy McFarland, Business Manager at  

Director of Youth Ministry

Location: Church of Corpus Christi, Bismark, ND
Job Summary: A unique and dynamic opportunity in youth ministry is now available at the Church of Corpus Christi, in Bismarck, North Dakota.  Responsibilities for this position include the direction and expansion of an already established youth ministry program which includes middle school and high school youth and the development, training, and support of an effective group of adult and teenage volunteers.  Preferred applicant shall be a faithful, practicing Catholic knowledgeable in their faith with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  They will have a minimum of two years prior youth ministry experience and will possess a degree in youth ministry, theology, or a related field. 

Salary is negotiable and the selected applicant must successfully pass a criminal background check.  Please mail or email your resume and three professional references by February 28th to: Tracy Kraft, Parish Manager - Please visit our website for more details.

Director of Life Teen

Location: Holy Family Catholic Church, Brentwood, TN
Job Summary:  Holy Family Catholic Church <> in Brentwood, TN is seeking a Director of Life Teen to nurture high school aged teens as disciples of the Lord Jesus by 1) providing personal and life-changing encounters with the Lord 2) forming them to live in communion with the Catholic Church 3) fostering a commitment to holiness 4) and inviting them to take up the fullness of the Church’s mission. This is a full-time, salaried position with competitive compensation and benefits. Holy Family is in a southern suburb of Nashville, TN.  The parish reflects the dynamism of the city itself. Please provide a cover letter, resume, and three references to by January 31, 2018.

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 to:
Meryl Cerana, Mary Mother of Mercy Parish, Glassboro, NJ,