Parish Youth Ministry Coordinator ~ Full-Time
St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Tampa

St. Lawrence Catholic Church is currently accepting applications for a full-time Youth Ministry Coordinator to help expand our youth ministry program.

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 complete approach to youth ministry.   This position requires knowledge of Catholic Social Teaching and the teachings of the Catholic Church.

This position will have responsibilities in three main areas of youth ministry: 1) providing leadership, vision, and implementation of a comprehensive Youth Ministry program for high school youth (Life Teen) 2) an equally dynamic program for middle school youth (Edge) and 3) support to the Campus Ministry program in St. Lawrence’s Catholic elementary school. This position also includes organizing and presenting summer camps and retreats.

Skills include the ability to recruit and lead teams of volunteers, communication skills with youth, teens, parents, and parish staff; the ability to work as part of a team; writing and computer skills with experience in social media; social and organization skills, with an orientation to details.

Candidates should hold at least a bachelor’s degree, preferably in theology, religious studies or education.  They should also have catechetical experience in a parish faith formation, youth ministry program or Catholic school setting.  Bi-lingual is a significant plus.

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

Please email cover letter along with resume to: Fr. Dan Kayajan at