Oct 31, 2023

Director of Youth Ministry

  • St. John the Apostle Church
  • 1968 Sandbridge Road, Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Full time Ministry, Youth

Job Description

St. John the Apostle Catholic Church and School, a vibrant parish of more than 3,000 families in a beach community, is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. The youth minister plans and leads a comprehensive catechetical youth ministry program with various components. The youth minister will organize middle and high school youth events, including service opportunities and social activities, while also organizing and encouraging participation in diocesan and other youth events. The youth minister recruits and engages adult volunteers to participate in events, supervising staff and/or volunteers, including program leaders and support staff. The youth minister will also join the Pastor and Director of Religious Education in teaching 8th Grade religion at the parish school monthly. The applicant must be a practicing Catholic in good standing. A bachelor’s degree in theology or religious studies is required; a master’s degree is preferred. Professional ministry experience is highly encouraged. Musical ability is a plus. The candidate must have demonstrated experience in establishing and maintaining balanced budgets. The candidate must be a good team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. The salary will follow diocesan guidelines based on experience and education.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Fr. Rob Cole

St. John the Apostle Church

1968 Sandbridge Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Or via email to: frrob@sjavb.org


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