This is a part-time position with direct responsibilities to include collaborating with the pastor and staff; coordinating all aspects of lifelong faith formation for K-6 children and their families; recruiting and training catechists and volunteers; coordinating and implementing sacramental preparation; collaborate with staff in planning and implementing intergenerational faith formation; develop and coordinate season learning programs including Vacation Bible School; coordinate Children’s Liturgy of the Word program; supporting deanery and diocesan programs; and participating in on-ongoing 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 or Ministry Formation Program is preferred; 1-2 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 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