St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church
St. Mark is interviewing for a Coordinator of Youth Ministry. The Coordinator will be responsible for providing a comprehensive and dynamic program for youth in middle school and high school. This position will provide leadership, vision, and implementation of a comprehensive Youth Ministry responding to the parish youth from the sixth grade through twelfth grades. The candidate will collaborate with families and volunteers in the realization of this ministry. This position requires knowledge of Catholic Social Teaching and teachings of the Catholic Church.
The ideal candidate has experience in implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry and will possess the following: be a practicing Catholic; hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in theology; must have catechetical experience and/or completion of the Diocesan Lay Pastoral Ministry Institute Program (LPMI) and/or earned Master Catechist Certificate; 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 and training of volunteers, and outreach in the community.
Skills include: the ability to recruit and lead teams of volunteers; ability to effectively communicate 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; strong organizational skills and be detail-oriented.
Ideal Candidate must have catechetical experience and/or completion of the Diocesan Lay Pastoral Ministry Institute Program (LPMI) and/or earned Master Catechist Certificate. College degree preferred.
Candidate must successfully complete a Level II FBI background screening and complete Safe Environment Training. The person called to lead this ministry should be capable of creating and maintaining a Safe Environment for all involved.
Qualified candidates must submit their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org