(7/22/2020)
St. Paul Parish, Tampa

St. Paul Catholic Church is seeking a full-time Middle School Religious Education Coordinator who is fully initiated Catholic in good standing, with a profound relationship with the Lord and His Church. The RE Coordinator, among other duties, will be expected to create and coordinate the catechetical program for youth in grades 6-8. Must be willing to be an active member of our parish.

Skills:

  • Able to relate to youth and parents
  • Possess very good organizational skills
  • Promote “intentional discipleship” opportunities with families and catechists
  • Able to inspire, recruit, and train catechists
  • Set up for classrooms and fellowship time before class time
  • Evaluate and supervise curriculum for 6-8th grades
  • Responsible for weekly bulletin information, promoting middle school using all media
  • Communicate regularly with catechists, parents
  • Coordinate Confirmation Program and facilitate Confirmation workshops and retreats
  • Able to coordinate and oversee middle school retreats, socials, and service project events
  • Able to administer the NCEA Assessment of Catholic Religious Education (ACRE) for grades 8
  • Be available to participate in Faith Formation registration drives, Advent Gathering Easter Egg Hunt, All Hallows Eve Mass, staff retreats and weekly staff and team meetings

This position is a full-time exempt position and works directly with the pastor, the parochial vicars, and deacons, and reports directly to the DRE.

Qualifications:

B.A., preferred in Theology and youth ministry certification.

Candidate should have several years’ experience in Faith Formation and/or Youth Ministry and have experience in organizing retreats and activities.

Candidate must successfully complete a Level II FBI background screening and attend Safe Environment Training. Qualified candidates should send their resume and references to: Carmen Cayon at ccayon@stpaulchurch.com .