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Assistant Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry -  Middle School

St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church is a well-established parish of over 1,800 families (English and Spanish speaking) with a talented and energetic staff and volunteer base.  The parish is seeking a candidate for the position of Assistant Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry - Middle School

This position is full time. The schedule is flexible based on the needs of the program and the parish.  Due to the nature of the position, there is a need to work on evenings and weekends.  This position reports to the Director of Faith Formation and Youth and Young Adult Ministry.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Sacramental preparation and faith formation for 7th and 8th grade
  • Catechist recruitment and formation and support
  • Communicating with parents
  • Encouraging parent education and involvement in their child’s faith formation
  • Serving as a resource for ministries involving children in this age group
  • Middle School Youth Ministry (Edge)
  • Supports the work of the Director and assists with high school and young adult activities as required


  • Roman Catholic in good standing
  • A degree in theology or youth ministry or a degree in another field with experience in youth or young adult ministry
  • Experience with guiding faith formation in a multi-generational, multi-cultural church is preferred
  • Appropriate self-knowledge and ability to share the Catholic faith
  • Commitment to the mission of the church
  • Ability to work within parish structures and policies
  • Ability to work collaboratively and without direct supervision
  • Good organizational skills with ability to prioritize and be flexible
  • Proficient computer skills in the use MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Google, Office 365 or similar products
  • Experience in using multiple social media platforms promote and communicate events and activities
  • Effective communication skills, specifically writing, teaching and speaking
  • Willingness and ability to work evenings and weekends as needed for the work required
  • Bi-lingual skills in English and Spanish are preferred

Key Competencies: Team building, communication, organization, problem solving, motivating others, planning, creativity/innovation, conflict resolution

St. Philip offers a competitive salary based upon qualifications and experience. All candidates and comply with Diocesan Safe Environment policies and procedures.

Job Location
Franklin, TN
Date posted
May 16, 2022

Email resume to employment@stphilipfranklin.com. No phone calls please.

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