Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry
COMPANY: St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church
LOCATION: Bluffton, SC

DESCRIPTION

General Job Summary: The Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry is a full-time position that oversees the youth ministry & formation department and has direct ministry responsibilities. The Youth Ministry & Formation department serves the parish through ministry and programming for parishioners from PreK – Young Adults. Faith Formation, the sacraments of first reconciliation, first Eucharist, and Confirmation, Middle School & High School Youth Ministry, and Young Adult Ministry all fall under the direction of this department and the director. This position oversees three full time employees: Middle School Youth Minister, Elementary Youth Minister, and an Administrative Assistant in the department. The youth ministry department is a team that has individual responsibilities but collaborates together and works together as a team to offer a unified ministry that serves the needs of the parish. The Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry reports directly to the Pastor and actively collaborates with our Hispanic Ministry department.

Major Job Functions:

  • High School Youth Ministry – Responsible for coordinating the parish pastoral ministry for youth based on Renewing the Vision: A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry
  • Connection with Diocesan Office and Programming (Not a comprehensive list)
  • Young Adult Ministry – Responsible for coordinating the parish pastoral ministry for Young Adults on Sons and Daughters of the Light

Additional Responsibilities

  • Parish Staff Member
  • Participates on the Deanery and Diocesan level

Qualifications

  • Roman Catholic in good standing in the Church.
  • Strong commitment to the Catholic faith and relationship with God.
  • Fully compliant with Diocesan policies and with safe environment/child protection requirements.
  • Minimum of 5 years prior youth ministry experience
  • Minimum B.A. in religious education, theology, youth ministry or related field preferred
  • M.A. strongly preferred
  • Youth ministry certification preferred.
ABOUT PARISH/ SCHOOL/ ORGANIZATION

Located in the low-country of South Carolina (Diocese or Charleston), St. Gregory the Great is a diverse parish of approximately 4,800 families that span a wide range of demographics. Our parish is re-visioning the approach to youth and family catechesis in order to more fully engage and equip the community to live as disciples of Jesus Christ.

HOW TO APPLY

For a full Job Description or to apply, please send cover letter and resume to Chris Trott, parish manager, at: Chris.Trott@sgg.cc

DESCRIPTION

General Job Summary: The Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry is a full-time position that oversees the youth ministry & formation department and has direct ministry responsibilities. The Youth Ministry & Formation department serves the parish through ministry and programming for parishioners from PreK – Young Adults. Faith Formation, the sacraments of first reconciliation, first Eucharist, and Confirmation, Middle School & High School Youth Ministry, and Young Adult Ministry all fall under the direction of this department and the director. This position oversees three full time employees: Middle School Youth Minister, Elementary Youth Minister, and an Administrative Assistant in the department. The youth ministry department is a team that has individual responsibilities but collaborates together and works together as a team to offer a unified ministry that serves the needs of the parish. The Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry reports directly to the Pastor and actively collaborates with our Hispanic Ministry department.

Major Job Functions:

  • High School Youth Ministry – Responsible for coordinating the parish pastoral ministry for youth based on Renewing the Vision: A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry
  • Connection with Diocesan Office and Programming (Not a comprehensive list)
  • Young Adult Ministry – Responsible for coordinating the parish pastoral ministry for Young Adults on Sons and Daughters of the Light

Additional Responsibilities

  • Parish Staff Member
  • Participates on the Deanery and Diocesan level

Qualifications

  • Roman Catholic in good standing in the Church.
  • Strong commitment to the Catholic faith and relationship with God.
  • Fully compliant with Diocesan policies and with safe environment/child protection requirements.
  • Minimum of 5 years prior youth ministry experience
  • Minimum B.A. in religious education, theology, youth ministry or related field preferred
  • M.A. strongly preferred
  • Youth ministry certification preferred.

ABOUT PARISH / SCHOOL / ORGANIZATION

Located in the low-country of South Carolina (Diocese or Charleston), St. Gregory the Great is a diverse parish of approximately 4,800 families that span a wide range of demographics. Our parish is re-visioning the approach to youth and family catechesis in order to more fully engage and equip the community to live as disciples of Jesus Christ.

HOW TO APPLY

For a full Job Description or to apply, please send cover letter and resume to Chris Trott, parish manager, at: Chris.Trott@sgg.cc

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