Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS) Catechist and Administrative Assistant

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
Employment Type
Full Time
Durham, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Serve as a lead CGS catechist in several atria
  • Aid the CGS director with formation and sacramental events
  • Aid the bilingual faith formation administrator with paperwork and communication with parents
  • Coordinate and support the parish and school catechists
  • Help make and maintain the CGS materials, album pages, and atrium environments

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum level of Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience: 1-5 years experience in a Montessori environment
  • Digital literacy, including facility with Microsoft and Google platforms
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church
  • A firm understanding of Catholic theology and practice

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bilingual Fluency: English/Spanish
  • CGS training and experience in Levels 1 and 2
  • Training and experience in disability ministry or education
  • Proficiency in social media

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church - Durham is a large, multicultural Franciscan parish in the Diocese of Raleigh, with a thriving parochial school, Immaculata. Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS) is used at both the parish and the school. Combined, our CGS program serves about 800 children. Over half of our children come from Spanish-speaking homes, and we do catechesis in English, Spanish, and bilingually. We also have a growing ministry for children and young adults with special needs or developmental disabilities.

Position Start Date: 06/01/2021 or earlier