The Diocese of San Diego is seeking to fill a Director postion.

The Pastoral Center is seeking to fill a Director position for the new Office for Family Life & Spirituality.  This position reports to the Bishop and will be responsible for providing leadership and administration of programs in support of both the beauty and realism of the Catholic vision of family life in the parishes.  (posted 1-9-2017)

Contact

To view the complete job description and requirements, go to the Diocese of San Diego employment page.

Formation Associate, Office of Marriage and Family Life

The Formation Associate for Marriage and Family Life will provide programs, resources and consultation to parishes for ministry to families, especially those facing issues of human dignity and vulnerability as well as oversee the preparation of couples for matrimony through the weekend Preparing for Christian Marriage workshops.

The successful candidate will provide ongoing support and enrichment workshops and/or retreats for married couples, as well as those Catholics who are separated, divorced or have lost their spouse; screen and maintain lists of providers of key services for referral, including natural family planning, disabilities, divorce healing, addiction, domestic violence; provide workshops to young adults and high school students on aspects of healthy pre-marriage relationships; collaborate with other pastoral ministries within the Diocese to fulfill the goals of the office as articulated by the Diocesan Bishop and the Executive Director of Formation & Mission; and serve as liaison with national organizations, such as NACFLM.

Qualifications include a Master’s Degree in theology, religious education, pastoral ministry or equivalent; three years or more of experience in marriage ministry or parish life ministry; ability to articulate Church teaching pertinent to the sacrament of matrimony and family life, especially the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia. Some evening and weekend travel required.

(Posted 2-14-17)

 

Contact

More information is available on the Diocesan website, www.dwc.org

Search for Director of Family Life for the Diocese of Savannah

The Diocese of Savannah is recruiting for a Director of Family Life; this position assists pastors, parishes and Catholic organizations in developing comprehensive pro-life, marriage and family life ministries.  Specific duties include, but are not limited to, providing formational and educational programs designed to advance the dignity of the human person at all stages of life, responsible for training parish leaders in marriage preparation and natural family planning, planning annual Respect Life and wedding anniversary liturgies and coordinating monthly marriage preparation retreat days.   This person must be a practicing Catholic in good standing and be able to articulate Catholic Church teachings on the dignity of the human person, marriage and family.

Candidates must possess a Master’s degree in pastoral studies or social work with a minimum of 3 years work experience, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, demonstrate strong organizational skills and have a willingness to work weekends and evenings as needed.   Bilingual Spanish/English candidate preferred.

This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and a benefit package that includes medical/dental/life and long term disability insurance as well as a 401-K retirement plan.

The deadline for applications is February 28, 2017.  (Posted 1-17-2017)

Contact

If interested, email a resume and references to:  jagreen@diosav.org.