To serve the Native American people within the Diocese of Rapid City. To bring the richness of the Native American community into full participation in the life of the diocese. To serve as a source of support to local Tekakwitha Circles, Sioux Spiritual Center, Pastoral Teams and any other Catholic Native American organizations. To serve as an advisor to Catholic Social Services personnel in matters related to life skills or leadership programming for Native Americans as generated by CSS including the Lakota Circles of Hope. To serve as an ex-officio member of the Board of Directors of the Sioux Spiritual Center. To coordinate and oversee the Canku Wakan weekends.
Practicing Catholic; Enrolled member of a Native American Tribe. College studies and/or a background in pastoral ministry, religious education, liturgy, and lay leadership reflecting Vatican II and the contemporary church; Experience of traditional tribal life, culture and religion.
Excellent office management skills.
For a complete job description and application form go to the diocesan website at: http://www.rapidcitydiocese.org/chancellor/employment/