The Diocese of Phoenix is actively searching for an Executive Director of Education and Evangelization. This leadership role will be a key advisor to the Bishop in fulfilling the vision and mission of the Division of Education and Evangelization; to formulate and implement a plan for discipleship and evangelization that will support these efforts in parishes, schools, families, and affiliated organizations in the diocese.

The Executive Director of Education and Evangelization will guide the initiatives that foster an encounter with the living Christ in a rapidly growing and multicultural diocese – through conversion, communion, and solidarity. Thus, this essential leadership role must possess excellent communication skills in English and Spanish. The Executive Director will work in concert with the Bishop’s leadership team – providing insight and leadership in spreading the Gospel message, in particular an understanding of the Kerygma. This person brings strategic leadership experience to understand the evangelizing mission of the Church and helps others to recognize how their gifts serve the overall mission.

The Executive Director of the Division of Education and Evangelization will report to the Vicar General/Moderator of the Curia as an agent of the Bishop.

Director of Middle School, High School and Young Adult Ministry, Madison, WI

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Parish, a vibrant, welcoming community of 1,500 households on the west side of Madison, WI, is seeking a bilingual Director of Middle School, High School, and Young Adult Ministry. This full-time position provides vision and implementation for the parish’s efforts in ministry and evangelization to youth and young adults. Tasks include MS/HS catechesis, Confirmation, and ongoing development of comprehensive MS/HS youth ministry. Young Adult Ministry is an area of growth in the parish and there is exciting potential for evangelization and ongoing development of intentional discipleship. Another area of growth in all age ranges is Hispanic Ministry. The ability to speak both English and Spanish is a necessity. A degree in youth ministry, theology, or a related field is highly recommended, as is the ability to effectively use technology/social media. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience.