Coordinator of Youth Ministry ~ Full-Time
St. Mark the Evangelist, Tampa

St. Mark is interviewing for a coordinator of Youth Ministry.  This position is responsible for providing a comprehensive and dynamic program for youth in middle school and high school. 

The ideal candidate has experience in implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry.   This position requires knowledge of Catholic Social Teaching, teachings of the Catholic Church.  This position will provide leadership, vision, and implementation of a comprehensive Youth Ministry responding to the parish youth from the sixth grade through twelve grades. The candidate will collaborate with families and volunteers in the realization of this ministry. The ideal candidate will possess the following: practicing Catholic; hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in theology; certificate and experience in Youth Ministry; proficient in current technology, social media, and Web design; strong organizational and multitasking skills; experience in budgeting and development.  Show leadership in recruitment, training volunteers and outreach in the community.

Ideal Candidate must have catechetical experience and/or completion of Diocesan Lay Pastoral Ministry Institute Program (LPMI) and/or earned Master Catechist Certificate is highly desirable. College degree preferred.

Skills include: the ability to recruit and lead teams of volunteers; communication skills with youth, parents, volunteers, and parish staff: the ability to work as part of a Lifelong Faith Formation team:  writing and computer skills with experience and knowledge of WebPages and social media: organization skills and be detail-oriented. 

The person called to lead this ministry should be capable of creating and maintaining a Safe Environment for all involved.

 Must successfully complete a Level II FBI background screening and attend Safe Environment Training.

Qualified candidates must submit their resume to