[email protected] – (Full-Time) – St. Lucy Parish, Campbell
Catechetical & Faith FormationCampbell, CaliforniaPosted 3 days ago
The Director of Evangelization for Families and Faith Formation will be tasked with developing outreach and curriculum to parish families. The DEFFF will work within the pastoral team in helping all parish families to encounter Jesus Christ and grow in the faith and knowledge of the Catholic Church. This is a full-time position with a schedule of 30 hours per week.
A.Coordination and Administration:
Serves as a member of the parish staff and administration team. Participates in decision-making regarding total parish direction and activities. Attending all staff meetings, Diocesan meetings, Faith Formation team meetings, prayer days and educational days.
Leads and supervises the volunteer formation team.
Responsible for the development of catechetical programs and approval of curriculum for various age levels of the parish, pre-school through adult, according to the Religious Education Guidelines of the Diocese San Jose, using whole family catechesis .
Obtain approval and support from the Pastor for the general direction of the religious education of the parish.
Prepare and administer the operating budget of the religious education programs according to the policies established by the parish.
Provide for the recruitment and training of catechists, and to support and encourage opportunities for catechist certification as specified by the Diocesan Office of Catechesis.
Responsible for Safe Environment compliance of staff, catechist, volunteers (adults and teens) and inclusion of keeping children’s safe curriculum for children’s and teen’s within their catechetical programs.
Schedule regular formation staff meetings to develop faith community and provide professional in-service growth.
Oversees sacramental preparation programs in the parish including RCIA. Responsible for coordinating Baptismal Preparation and Elementary Sacramental Preparation.