Parish Positions

Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry (DYYAM)

Location: St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Naperville, IL

Job Summary: Description: St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Naperville, IL has an opening for a full-time Director of Faith Formation for High School and young adult ministry (18-39). The DYYAM develops and coordinates dynamic and age-appropriate programming that is aligned with current professional standards in ministry as well as parish goals, vision of the pastor, Diocesan standards, and community input. Candidate should collaborate well with other staff and exhibit strong communication skills. Previous experience with youth/young adult ministry and some weekend and evening hours (including Sunday evening liturgy) are required.  See full job description at https://www.dioceseofjoliet.org/hr/listjobs.php and learn more about St. Thomas the Apostle at http://www.stapostle.org/. Send letter of introduction and résumé to Kathy Ferguson at mainoffice@stapostle.org. Cutoff Date: 12/31/18


Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Location: St. Cecilia Church, Columbus, OH

Job Summary: St. Cecilia Church, in Columbus, OH is seeking a part time Youth Minister to lead our youth in areas of fellowship, worship, and service from a young person’s perspective. The position will serve students in middle and high school (6th – 12th grades). Successful candidates will have exceptional experience and drive for enthusiastically engaging our youth in formational, social, and stewardship activities. The Youth Minister will work closely with a team of adult volunteers to develop and execute a vision and mission for our youth ministry programming. 

Candidates should possess excellent communication and organization skills to work with parents, youth and staff. Successful candidates should be a fully initiated Catholic who demonstrate faithfulness to Church teaching in their own life.   A full description of this position can be found at https://columbuscatholic.org/documents/2018/9/YM%20Job%20Posting.pdf  For more information about St. Cecilia Church, please go to http://www.saintceciliachurch.org All interested candidates should submit their resumes to Katie Wohrle at kwohrle@saintceciliachurch.org no later than December 15, 2018.  Please call 614-878-5353 with any questions.


Coordinator of Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Location: Our Lady of Snows Parish, Reno, CA

Job Summary:  Our Lady of the Snows Parish is an active parish community who is looking for a DYNAMIC leader who is enthusiastic about evangelization and developing missionary disciples. The coordinator will be directly under the supervision and direction of the Pastor, and will oversee all administrative and operational functions to build on and promote the youth and young adult ministry program currently in place in the parish. 

To Apply:

Review the full job description visit https://dorredesign.org/home/about-our-diocese/employment/  and learn more about Our Lady of Snows at https://olsparish.com/ . Send letter cover letter and resume to Susann Boley at parishadministrator@olsparish.com


Youth Ministry Coordinator

Location: St. John Neumann Parish, Freetown MA

Job Summary: To establish a comprehensive youth ministry for middle-school and high-school-aged youth of our parish.  Seeking a mature adult who is attuned to modern youth culture and experienced in best practices of modern youth ministry.  It is our desire that the emphasis of the ministry be placed on encouraging the youth to be full members of the parish community and their formation as disciples of Jesus Christ.  And so, while a “youth group” may be part of a comprehensive strategy, and the Confirmation program may be engaged in the process, the overall role of the coordinator is to facilitate youth involvement through multiple and varied opportunities for them to experience the spiritual and prayer tradition of the Church as well as the call to service and vocation which is at the heart of the Gospel. 508-763-2240 pastor@sjnfreetown.org


Full-time Coordinator of Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Location: St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Orlando, FL

Job Summary: St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Orlando, Fl. seeks a full- time Coordinator of Youth and Young Adult Ministry.  This person will be responsible for developing a parish-based ministry with youth in middle and senior high school. Reaches out to all youth in the community, provides for formal catechesis, invites and enables youth to serve others. Develops close communication with and mutual support from families of youth and collaborates with other community and parish youth organizations. Coordinator will work to recruit and form an adult team and a team of youth peer ministers.  Minimum of three years of experience and a Bachelor’s degree and or certification in religious education, youth ministry studies or equivalent.  Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus.  Flexible schedule is necessary, some evenings and weekends required.  Send cover letter and resume to tshannon@sjvorlando.org.  More information https://www.orlandodiocese.org/job/youth-minister-2/


Youth Minister(s)

Location: Good Shepherd Parish, Marth's Vineyard Island, MA

Job Summary: Good Shepherd Parish on the island of Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts is seeking a married couple to work in youth ministry. This is a full time salaried position. The youth minister(s) will be responsible for coordinating the efforts of the parish in providing a comprehensive youth ministry to all young people from the 7th to the 12th grade and post High School/College students on the island. We would like to offer our students every opportunity to experience the life changing power of a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. The Youth Minister(s) will work under the supervision of the pastor and in collaboration with the leader of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Program. The applicants must be practicing Catholics, dynamic and faith filled, with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in religious studies, youth ministry, or education. Please contact Fr. Michael Nagle at 508 878 0331 or at frnagle@goodshepherdmv.com