Adult Faith Formation Director in Hydes at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 2/12/2021

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Job Description

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Long Green Valley is seeking candidates for a Director of Adult Faith Formation.  This is a full-time, 40 hours per week position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides oversight, coordination, and integration of life-long adult faith formation efforts that lead to personal conversation and discipleship, such as, spiritual retreat, lay leadership and ministers training
  • Preparation for the Sacraments of Initiation, Reconciliation and Matrimony, Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, Marriage Preparation Classes
  • In collaboration with the Director of Mission or the Pastor, ensures the development of vital adult faith formation efforts and the integration of these efforts with Pastorate activities to enhance the ability of the Pastorate towards accomplishment of the Mission and Goals
  • Coordinates formation activities with the SJE Parish faith formation collaborative ministry directors
  • Conducts and coordinates programs of meaningful and ongoing follow-up with families and parishioners and those who have received the Sacraments recently. 
  • Adult Faith Enrichment Offerings
  • Parish Mission
  • Bible Studies

Job Requirements

  • Practicing and devoted Catholic who is fully able to participate in the sacramental life of the Church
  • Bachelor's Degree in theology, religious studies, pastoral ministry or related field. Masters degree preferred
  • 3 or more years of experience in developing and providing faith formation or religious education in a parish setting
  • Excellent planning and visioning capabilities and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to direct and manage paid and volunteer staff