Prospective employees must understand the sensitive and public profile nature of the work of the church, should adhere to the highest standards of good practices and confidentiality, and must be proactive in support of the church’s mission statement, goals, policies and programs.
If you are considering employment with the church, we are currently seeking to fill the following positions:
Director of Youth Ministries
Our Lady of Lourdes, Milwaukee, a welcoming and Spirit-filled parish, seeks a full-time (40 hrs/wk) Director of Youth Ministries. The Director of Youth Ministries, together with the Director of Child Ministries, under the leadership of the Pastoral Associate, form the core team which promotes the spiritual growth of our parish through creative Christian formation programs that call all members of our parish family into a deeper sense of discipleship with Jesus Christ. This position serves as a staff resource in support of the Pastoral Associate, fulfilling the Catholic education and faith formation needs of those in middle school through high school, with some ministry to those transitioning into the young adult years. In response to the needs of the parish community, this person, in partnership with fellow team members, envisions, designs, implements and evaluates programming and ministry for life-long faith formation. This person will work cooperatively with a focus on youth ministries to implement comprehensive youth ministry, including advocacy, catechesis, community life, evangelization, justice & service, leadership development, pastoral care, and prayer and worship, into a model of whole community catechesis and other programs as appropriate. Must be a practicing Catholic with training in current Catholic theology, Christology and ecclesiology. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent certification in a related field or relevant experience is necessary; A Master’s degree in a related field is preferred.
Please submit a cover letter and resume by January 31, 2017 to:
Youth Ministry Search Committee
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