Pastoral Associate for Prison Ministry – Diocese of Allentown (Allentown, PA)

Pastoral Ministry, FT Employee
Diocese of Allentown (Allentown, PA)

This position assists the Coordinator in developing and executing pastoral plan and initiatives for the Office of Prison Ministry to ensure goals and objectives are being met. Provides pastoral visitation, counseling and spiritual direction to the inmates at State Corrections facilities in Frackville and Mahanoy, as well as Berks County Prison. This includes prayer services, bible study, faith sharing, etc. Develop and maintain a successful catechetical program for English and Spanish speaking inmates. Coordinate ministry development with facility chaplain(s), chaplaincy teams and Catholic volunteers to ensure sacramental needs of Catholic inmates are being met. Occasional weekend and/or holiday work may be required due to the nature of the position. College Degree with concentration in Theology or related field preferred. Proven administrative, organizational and communication skills required, as well as pastoral/program planning experience. Certification and/or experience in Catholic Catechesis for Adults and RCIA desired. Conversational fluency in English and Spanish required.
Send resume and salary requirements to:
Ms. Sherry Long
P.O. Box F
Allentown, PA 18105-1538
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