Job Opening: Director of Youth Ministry

The St. Thomas More Newman Center and Sacred Heart Parishes are seeking a dynamic and faith-filled Director of Youth Ministry.  This individual creates an environment for high school youth which fosters a relationship with God through Jesus Christ and the Church.  The mission of the program is to engage teens in the Sacraments and the teachings of the Church through Catholic community.  The director oversees youth ministry activities at the St. Thomas More Newman Center and Sacred Heart and works in collaboration with Our Lady of Lourdes in a city-wide Catholic youth program.  The program includes weekly youth nights, Confirmation formation, retreats and special events.  Direct relational ministry to teens outside of scheduled events is also expected. M.Div. or M.A. in religious education or pastoral studies and 2-3 years of experience in professional youth ministry is preferred.  B.A. in religious education is acceptable. Applicants must be a Confirmed practicing Catholic.  Please send a cover letter and resume to Fr. Rich Litzau, O.P., Pastor, at rlitzop@comonewman.org by June 1, 2017.  A full job description is available here.