Pastoral Minister of Lifelong Faith Formation
Sacred Heart Church, a Catholic parish of 700+ families located in Newton, Iowa, has a job opportunity for a dynamic individual who wants to make a difference in Lifelong Faith Formation!
This is a full-time position with direct reponsibilities to include collaborationg with the pastor and staff; supervising and providing support to the K-6 Faith Formation Coordinator of Youth Ministry; directing all aspects of lifelong faith formation; overseeing sacramental preparation; coordinating and directing all stages of RCIA process for adults and children; coordinating and directing intergenerational faith formation; providing liurgical formation and leadership; supporting deanery and diocesan programs; and participating in on-going formation.
The ideal candidate will: be a practicing Catholic actively involved in their parish, and in good standing with the Church; a Bachelor's degree in theology, pastoral ministry, religious studies, education, or related field is preferred; 3-5 years of experience in parish ministry is preferred. Applicants should be highly motivated, organized, and have strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Applicants must be proficient in the use of media and technology, including MS Office, internet, and the use of social media.
Please send resume and cover letter to Father William Reynolds/Sacred Heart Church/1115 South 8th Avenue East/P.O. Box 1478/Newton, IA 50208, or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Telephone: 641-792-2050