Diocese of Winona Employment


Director of Youth Formation

St. John the Baptist Parish @ Mankato, MN posted on Tue, Jun 11

Apply until: 2019-07-10

Position Summary:

In collaboration with the Pastoral Staff and the Faith Formation Team, the Director of Youth Formation provides leadership for the design and implementation of the Faith Formation program for upper elementary through high school age youth. The Director of Youth Formation (DYF) will be a staff presence at Faith Formation events and collaborates with the staff leadership team to ensure strong Faith Formation programming. The DYF will have an integral part in the collaborative leadership of St. John the Baptist Parish.

Applicant should be a practicing Catholic and possess a love for and knowledge of the Catholic faith.

Benefits-eligible position; salary commensurate with experience.

This position is considered a full-time position with benefits for 12 months of the year. The position requires flexible hours including some nights and some weekends. Some travel to outside activities, approximately 10%.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree (B.A or B.S.) or Master of Arts degree in Pastoral Studies, Youth Ministry, Theology, Religious Education, Catholic Studies, Teaching/Education, or a related field, and at least 2 years of related formation experience in a missionary, parish or diocesan position, or currently training in Youth Ministry, Theology, Christology, Ecclesiology, Pastoral Studies, etc. Related degrees or comparable experience will be considered, such as curriculum development and teaching experience.

A full job description is available on the web site: http://www.stjohnscatholicchurch.com/employment.html 

To apply: Send your resume and cover letter to: mike@stjohnsmankato.net OR Mike Logeais/Parish Administrator, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 632 South Broad Street, Mankato, MN 56001