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.
Applicant must be a practicing Catholic who lives a life consistent with Catholic beliefs and values and possess a bachelor’s degree in theology, religious studies or a related field, or some form of specialized studies in youth ministry (e.g. Certificate in Youth Ministry Studies) strongly preferred. Ability to comply with diocesan safe environment policies (successful completion of a criminal background check and ©VIRTUS: Protecting God’s Children training). Valid driver’s license and reliable means of transportation.
To view a full job description, visit: www.dioceseofjoliet.org/hr/listjobs.phpTo apply send letter of introduction and résumé to Kathy Ferguson at: firstname.lastname@example.org