St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, Liberty Township OH (Archdiocese of Cincinnati), is seeking energetic candidates to apply for the position of COORDINATOR OF YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY.
This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position, under the supervision of the Pastoral Associate for Evangelization and Catechesis. The Coordinator of Youth and Young Adult Ministry aims to attract youth and young adults to a life-giving encounter with Jesus through personal witness, effective teaching, community building, and discipleship-making. The coordinator will demonstrate a thorough understanding of John Paul II's Theology of the Body and be able to transmit it and the Church's teachings in a way that is both richly informative and deeply transformative.
Duties include, but not limited to:
Recruit, train and mentor youth and young adult leaders, as well as core team volunteers, to implement the eight components of youth ministry as found in Renewing the Vision: A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry, USCCB, 1997
Schedule, plan and lead weekly and seasonal youth and young adult events throughout the year
Create, guide, and/or lead youth and young adult retreats
Organize trips to local, diocesan, national and international youth and young adult events
Submits, manages, and maintains a budget for youth and young adult ministry
Active member of a Catholic Parish
Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Pastoral Ministry, Religious Studies, Theology, Religious Education, or related field
Certificate in Youth Ministry from a diocese or National Association of Catholic Youth Ministry Leaders
Previous, relevant experience
Candidate must hold a valid driver's license (or be eligible for one). Before starting the position, the coordinator must be fingerprinted, complete a background check, and be enrolled and/or current with the Archdiocese of Cincinnati SafeParish child protection training.
Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and references to [email protected]. Application deadline is May 19, 2023.