• Full-time
  • Kissimmee, FL
  • Posted 4 years ago
  • This position has been filled

Website Holy Redeemer Catholic Church

Job Title: Director of Faith Formation
Ministry: Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
Posting Date: April 26, 2017
Closing Date: Until filled
FT/PT: Full-time
Physical Address: 1603 N. Thacker Avenue, Kissimmee, FL 34741
Brief Description of Job:  

Holy Redeemer Catholic Church is actively seeking a Director of Faith Formation who, under direction of the pastor, is responsible for the overall direction of the parish’s total catechetical ministry.

 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 
  • Envisions, plans, develops, and then organizes and evaluates all facets of the parish’s formation programming (adult, young adult, adolescent/youth, children, infants, and family as well as sacramental preparation for initiation –including the catechumenate– and proximate preparation for marriage).
  • Coordinates, recruits, facilitates training for, and evaluates catechists and volunteers involved in catechetical programming.
  • Researches and selects appropriate materials and media for parish use.
  • Communicates with parishioners, parish staff, and diocesan representatives on relevant matters.
  • Stays current with regard to developments or trends in the field of catechetics, education, and ministry.
Minimum Qualifications:  

The successful candidate will possess the following:

 
  • Master’s Degree in Theology, pastoral studies, religious education or a related field (or equivalent) p
  • At least five (5) years of ministry experience in a parish or diocesan position (related degrees and comparable experience will be considered) and a minimum of three (3) years of supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of Catholic doctrine and beliefs as presented in the documents of the Second Vatican Council, the Catechism of the Catholic Church and other relevant ecclesial documents and publications.
  • Practicing Catholic with sufficient knowledge and training in Theology, liturgy, and ministry in the Roman Catholic Tradition.
  • Must be Bilingual (English and Spanish).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with others.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to travel as needed.
  • Must pass diocesan Safe Environment Requirements and background screening.
  • Is expected to work no less than 40 hours per week including evenings and weekends in order to fulfill requirements of job.
Application Instructions:  

Qualified applicants may submit a cover letter, resume, and references to Theresa Simon, Senior Director of Human Resources, Diocese of Orlando: