Youth Ministry Coordinator

Archdiocese of Brisbane

The successful applicant would be expected to work towards the establishment & development a youth ministry program in the parish.

Moorooka Salisbury Parish is seeking applications for the casual position of a Youth Ministry Coordinator.
Key responsibilities
The successful applicant would be expected to work towards the establishment and development a youth ministry program in the parish for the purposes of evangelization and building community.
  1. Establish a firm foundation and vision for the growth of ministry to the youth of the parish in 2020 and beyond.
  2. Equip and empower the young people of the Parish as future leaders of the church.
  3. Collaborate and connect with Youth Coordinators across the Deanery.
  4. Maintain and grow the monthly Youth and Family Mass.
  5. Establish and coordinate a monthly dynamic high school youth group for teenagers that is focussed on spiritual development, evangelisation and developing a personal encounter with Jesus Christ.
  6. Integrate the works of the youth ministry into the wider mission of the parish, and encourage opportunities for intergenerational relationships to flourish.
  7. Utilise social media to establish an online presence for the youth of Moorooka Salisbury Parish.
  8. Maintain open communication with the Parish Priest and prepare a monthly overview of activities to present to the Moorooka Salisbury Parish Pastoral Council.
Core competencies
The applicant should demonstrate:
The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate:
  • A sound knowledge of Catholic Church teaching and values
  • An understanding of and commitment to the Mission and Vision of the Catholic Church
  • Knowledge and experience of youth ministry in a Catholic context including integrating youth and young adults into the broader church community
  • Highly developed organizational skills and interpersonal communication skills
  • Qld suitability card for child related employment (Blue Card) and Police check or willing to obtain
  • Current Qld driver’s license
Commencement Date: Sunday 16th February 2020
Applications close: Monday 3rd February 2020
Applications should be submitted with a current resume and covering letter outlining your suitability for the position. Apply now by clicking the button.

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The Archdiocese of Brisbane has standards of conduct for employees and volunteers to maintain a safe and healthy environment. Our commitment to these standards requires that we conduct background referencing for all persons who will engage in direct and regular involvement with children, young people and/or vulnerable adult.