Director of Faith Formation

Immaculate Conception Church
Employment Type
Full Time
Wilmington, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Overall financial management for Faith Development.
  • Create, supervise, coordinate all faith development programs from infancy to adulthood such as: Baptism, Reconciliation, Eucharist, Confirmation, RCIA, Landings and other adult faith formation processes. 
  • Connect with parents of the parish to establish volunteers for the faith formation programs, catechists, coordinators, assistants etc. 
  • Plan and execute training for all involved with faith formation, safe environment training and training for catechists. 
  • Plan and present the programs for all areas of faith development to the relative areas for support and execution.

Minimum Requirements

  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing  criminal background and reference checks
  • Completing Safe Environment Training within 60 days of hire
  • Minimum level of Education: a Bachelor’s degree, majoring in religious studies or related field
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience
    • Years of related work experience: 3-5 Years 
    • Area of related work experience: Any parish administration or faith formation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of adult and youth faith formation and learning styles
  • Skills in group dynamics
  • Background in and appreciation of contemporary theology adult education, spirituality, and formation
  • Appreciation of post-Vatican II theology
  • Competence in goal setting, budget planning and volunteer recruitment, evaluation and supervision

Supervises: Volunteer Ministry Coordinators

Position Start Date: 08/01/2021