Mar 11, 2021

Director of Evangelization

  • St. Mary's Church
  • 1505 White Pine Canyon Road, Park City, UT, USA
Full time Ministry, Pastoral Ministry, Young Adult Ministry, Youth Nonprofit Other Religious Education

Job Description

Help grow an unabashedly Catholic culture in the beautiful, world-class, olympic, mountain/ski-town of Park City, UT and the greater Wasatch Back (one of the fastest growing areas in the US)!

Position Description

Position Title: Director of Evangelization

Reports to: Pastor

Position Purpose:

To assist the Pastor in evangelizing and teaching the Catholic faith to families of all ages, developing and leading evangelical and catechetical programs that both speak to the entire family and engage specific members of the family according to their stage of life.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with the Pastor and parish staff in the comprehensive planning, implementation and evaluation of the parish’s goals, with a focus on evangelization and catechesis

  • Directs and implements all of the parish’s evangelical programs (those in-person and digital efforts to reach and convert all those in Northern Utah not currently practicing the Catholic faith), as well as ongoing faith formation programs (those in-person and digital efforts to catechize parishioners beyond basic religious education classes), with an emphasis on young families (recently married couples and families with children between the ages of 0-12), youth (ages of 13-18 and their parents), and Young Adults (ages of 18-30)

  • Organizes and leads regularly training workshops for the continuing education of St. Mary’s catechists and those of other partnering parishes in the Diocese of Salt Lake City

  • Assists the Pastor and Director of Communications in telling the story of St. Mary’s to the public in a creative, compelling, and inspirational manner
  • Assists in the day-to-day creation of digital content for website, parish app, social media, Flocknote communications, virtual meetings, and more

  • Assists in the creation and management of an educational co-op ministry

  • Assists with other duties related to evangelization, catechesis, communications, and development as needed with potential for growth into a greater leadership role

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Active member of parish faith community with a commitment to parish mission

  • Extensive experience in teaching the Catholic Faith at a parish, diocese, college campus ministry, or school

  • Extensive knowledge of and appreciation for the Extraordinary Form (preferred)

  • Experience in starting, managing, or working in a classical school or educational co-op (preferred)

  • Creative self-starter with positive, optimistic attitude

  • Collaboration, planning and implementation skills

  • Excellent written, verbal persuasion, and public speaking skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Theology, Philosophy, History, English or related field

  • Master’s degree in Theology, Catechesis & Evangelization, Business or related field (preferred)

How to Apply

This is a full-time, salaried position located in Park City, UT. Qualified individuals should send their cover letter and resume to Killian Beeler at kbeeler@stmarysparkcity.com


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