Director of Women’s Ministry
COMPANY: St. Thomas Catholic Student Center
LOCATION: Pullman, WA

DESCRIPTION

The Director of Women’s Ministry should be prepared to be a presence to the students involved at the St. Thomas More Catholic Student Center as well as the the greater Washington State University campus. The Director has primary emphases in ministries related to evangelization. They will help bring about the mission of STM: to be a light on the hill that fosters an atmosphere of healing, purpose and hope through Jesus Christ to WSU students. The Director of Women’s Ministry will report to the Director of Campus Ministry and serve on a team with the Pastor, Ministry Staff and St. Paul’s Outreach Missionaries (SPO). This position is a two-year minimum commitment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide outreach and spiritual support to students at Washington State University through one-on-ones, meals, presence, and other evangelization activities.
  • Support student formation that encourages and trains them to be effective leaders in church and society.
  • Recruit and mentor women student leaders in campus outreach, retreat leadership and women’s events
  • Coordinate food hospitality for weekly and seasonal events.
  • Be an active presence at the 10:30AM and 5:30PM Masses and support other events led by students.
  • Collaborate with and support SPO Missionaries with bi-weekly Women’s Night events.
  • Plan and lead with other ministry staff and missionaries all annual events including Fall Retreat, Spring Retreat, Service Trips, and others that arise.
  • Coordinate and oversee all outreach efforts with SPO Missionaries and Student leadership (presence on campus; co-sponsorships for on-campus events; dorm outreach; Welcome Team in the fall and spring; Welcome Weeks activities).
  • Oversee social media interns on creating content for all ministry events, homilies, etc. and posting to Instagram, Youtube and STM website.
  • Speak and teach at community formation nights, women’s night and retreats.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferred in theology, religious studies, or related field.
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing.

Preferred:

  • Minimum of two years of ministry experience with a college/university campus ministry or youth and young adult ministry.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools and social media platforms.
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work well with others in a team-oriented manner in all interactions.
  • Ability to adapt to change, be open to new ideas, take on new responsibilities, handle pressure, and adjust plans to meet changing needs.
  • Openness to charismatic prayer and praise and worship.
  • Capacity to work evenings, weekends, and holidays when necessary, and be flexible with schedule.
ABOUT PARISH/ SCHOOL/ ORGANIZATION

As Catholic Cougs, we share Christ’s compassion for the lost and live with a missionary impulse. The primary way in which we evangelize therefore is relational, by getting to know others Cougs and inviting them into our lives and our community.

Our ministry at St. Thomas More at its core is focused on helping college students learn how to live as mature disciples of Jesus Christ Our formation program is oriented towards growth in holiness through relationships, immersion in our environments, pastoral care, and teaching.

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Fr. Paul Heric: pheric@dioceseofspokane.org
If you have any questions, feel free to contact Fr. Paul Heric at 509-599-8437

DESCRIPTION

The Director of Women’s Ministry should be prepared to be a presence to the students involved at the St. Thomas More Catholic Student Center as well as the the greater Washington State University campus. The Director has primary emphases in ministries related to evangelization. They will help bring about the mission of STM: to be a light on the hill that fosters an atmosphere of healing, purpose and hope through Jesus Christ to WSU students. The Director of Women’s Ministry will report to the Director of Campus Ministry and serve on a team with the Pastor, Ministry Staff and St. Paul’s Outreach Missionaries (SPO). This position is a two-year minimum commitment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide outreach and spiritual support to students at Washington State University through one-on-ones, meals, presence, and other evangelization activities.
  • Support student formation that encourages and trains them to be effective leaders in church and society.
  • Recruit and mentor women student leaders in campus outreach, retreat leadership and women’s events
  • Coordinate food hospitality for weekly and seasonal events.
  • Be an active presence at the 10:30AM and 5:30PM Masses and support other events led by students.
  • Collaborate with and support SPO Missionaries with bi-weekly Women’s Night events.
  • Plan and lead with other ministry staff and missionaries all annual events including Fall Retreat, Spring Retreat, Service Trips, and others that arise.
  • Coordinate and oversee all outreach efforts with SPO Missionaries and Student leadership (presence on campus; co-sponsorships for on-campus events; dorm outreach; Welcome Team in the fall and spring; Welcome Weeks activities).
  • Oversee social media interns on creating content for all ministry events, homilies, etc. and posting to Instagram, Youtube and STM website.
  • Speak and teach at community formation nights, women’s night and retreats.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferred in theology, religious studies, or related field.
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing.

Preferred:

  • Minimum of two years of ministry experience with a college/university campus ministry or youth and young adult ministry.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools and social media platforms.
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work well with others in a team-oriented manner in all interactions.
  • Ability to adapt to change, be open to new ideas, take on new responsibilities, handle pressure, and adjust plans to meet changing needs.
  • Openness to charismatic prayer and praise and worship.
  • Capacity to work evenings, weekends, and holidays when necessary, and be flexible with schedule.

ABOUT PARISH / SCHOOL / ORGANIZATION

As Catholic Cougs, we share Christ’s compassion for the lost and live with a missionary impulse. The primary way in which we evangelize therefore is relational, by getting to know others Cougs and inviting them into our lives and our community.

Our ministry at St. Thomas More at its core is focused on helping college students learn how to live as mature disciples of Jesus Christ Our formation program is oriented towards growth in holiness through relationships, immersion in our environments, pastoral care, and teaching.

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Fr. Paul Heric: pheric@dioceseofspokane.org
If you have any questions, feel free to contact Fr. Paul Heric at 509-599-8437

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