Coordinator of Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (Full-Time)

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

Hours Per Week:  40 (Full-time) 

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions:

  • Assisting the children in the atrium, the Montessori-based environment we use for religious education (Catechesis of the Good Shepherd).
  • Keeping parish records, communicating with parents, and other administrative duties. 
  • Equipping and empowering volunteer catechists.
  • Maintaining the atrium materials and environment. 
  • Continuing education in the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, Montessori pedagogy, and special needs ministry. 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing criminal background and reference checks.
  • Must complete diocese-sponsored Safe Environment Training within 60 days of hire.
  • Minimum level of Education: High School.
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience:
    • Years of related work experience: 1-5 years
    • Area of related work experience: childcare, education, parish ministry, special needs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bilingual (Spanish and English). 
  • Certified CGS Catechist or Montessori Guide. 

Position Start Date:  7/1/2023