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YOUTH MINISTRY COORDINATOR
Pastoral Ministry, PT Employee
St. Matthew (Hillsboro, OR)
Coordinator of Youth Ministry – St. Matthew Church – Hillsboro Oregon
St. Matthew Church, a very active suburban Catholic parish in Hillsboro, Oregon of approximately 2,500 families, is seeking a Coordinator for Youth Ministry (30 hour, benefitted). He/She organizes and directs the program of Youth Ministry and sacramental preparation for Middle and High School in collaboration with the pastor with the pastoral staff.
A successful candidate will have a good background in catholic faith education and experience in working with a team of volunteers, a 2 year experience of working in Youth Ministry programs with a bachelor’s degree in theology or equivalent degree/work experience. The youth ministry at St. Matthew is centered in English. The knowledge in the Spanish language is not required, but preferred as many parents of the kids don’t speak English.
The Youth Ministry Coordinator will be responsible for Middle School and High School Youth Groups, Middle and High School Sacramental Preparation for Reconciliation, 1st Communion and Confirmation, as well as other Youth Ministry activities. He/She will work closely with the Liturgical Ministry, Religious Education, Sacramental Preparation and St. Matthew School (pre K – 8).
This position will function as a member of the parish staff, providing leadership in the implementation and coordination of volunteers in the Youth Ministry Program. Due to the nature of the position it is required to be in good standing according to the moral standards of the Church, active and practicing the Catholic Faith.
Wage is commensurate with education and experience. Interested individuals should submit resume and references to
Fr. Peter Arteaga, Pastor,
Position will remain open until best candidate is found. (116)