Diocese of Rockville Centre

Career Opportunities

Job Description: Immaculate Conception, RCC located in Westhampton Beach is seeking an energetic, versatile creative and faith-filled practicing Catholic to facilitate the Faith Formation Program at the elementary and junior-high level. This Full-Time position is 35 hours per week. The Director is expected to grow in areas of spirituality, education/formation and personal and professional skills.

Individual will manage Religious Education office staff and report directly to the Pastor. Nights and weekend events required.

Duties & responsibilities include but not limited to:
* Organize and oversee the religious education program for Grade 1through 10
* Conduct Parent meetings
* Recruit, develop and implement training programs for volunteer catechists
* Organize and implement retreats for young people in the Confirmation process
* Recruit and maintain relations with the volunteer staff and generate a welcoming atmosphere
* Responsible for inviting young people of the parish to engage in their faith
* Facilitate sacramental preparation for First Eucharist, First Reconciliation, and Confirmation.
* Develop the Faith Formation calendar
* Evaluate and purchase curriculum materials
* Assist with preparing the annual Religious Education budget and oversee monthly expenditures.
* Plan sacramental rites with the pastor and priests

Job Qualifications:
* A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Theology/ Religious Studies or Education
* 5 years of experience in parish life, liturgy, elementary religious education, adult religious education, or small church communities preferred.
* The right candidate will be a practicing Catholic and have a passion for guiding the religious formation of young people and their families
* The applicant must also have proven interpersonal and communication skills, be a self-starter, and possess strong skills in organization, administration; and computer and Internet use
*Ability to collaborate with others, take initiative, and good communication skills.
* Develop new ideas, think outside the box and problem solve
* Possess excellent interpersonal skills including ability to listen with empathy
* PFI graduate a plus
* Bilingual English/Spanish desirable

Send Resume with salary requirements to:
Father Michael Bartholomew
Immaculate Conception, RCC
580 Main Rd, P.O. Box 1227
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978

631-288-1423
Fax: 631-288-5498

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HR Contact

Contact Human Resources Office
Phone: 516-678-5800 Ext. 259
Email: employment@drvc.org
http://www.drvc.org/HR

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Phone: 516-678-5800 Ext. 259
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Fax: 516-678-9566