Coordinator of Early Childhood Faith Formation - Part-Time
Office of Religious Education
The Coordinator of Early Childhood Faith Formation promotes effective ministry within parishes by forming and accompanying leaders through formation, resources, and consultation.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
All Archdiocesan employees represent the Roman Catholic Church and they are expected to conduct themselves according to the goals and mission of the Church in performing their work.
Engages in, and supports a collaborative culture within and beyond the office and is responsible for the procedures implemented in the ORE.
Represents the Archdiocese and participates in national, regional and local organizations and events to further the goals and mission of the office.
Stays current with leading catechetical trends and development as it pertains to the ministry and is knowledgeable in guiding Church documents.
Prepares annually and is accountable for a division budget and a yearly ministry plan. At times handles financial transactions.
Collaborates in the efforts of ORE in implementing events on a diocesan and regional scale (e.g. RECongress, regional congresses, commissioning, etc.).
Promotes a positive working relationship with his/her administrative secretary as assigned. Supervises his/her administrative secretary in relationship to assigned tasks. Shares responsibility for general supervision and appraisal.
Performs related duties as required.
In collaboration with Coordinators of Catechist Formation, is responsible for the ongoing and further development of the specialization phase of the catechist certification process for those ministering to early childhood age children.
Directs and provides consultation, leadership training and formation for catechetical leaders with a special emphasis on family/household education