The parishes of St. Patrick’s & St. Thomas Aquinas, Binghamton
seek dynamic individual to serve the full time position of Director of Life Long Faith Formation / Catechetical Leader for their shared parish community starting July 2022.
Bachelor’s degree in theology or religious studies or education with at least 12 credit hours or graduate certificate or degree in theology, religious studies or pastoral ministry from an accredited institution.
Applicant must be 21 years of age or older and have at least 2 years experience working with children.
Successful Safe Environment Training by the Diocese of Syracuse which includes a background check is a condition of employment.
Previous experience in the catechetical ministry as well as in a responsible leadership position would be important.
Must be able to establish effective programming to meet the needs of the parish community, establishing effective working relationships with parish staff, parents/families, volunteers and the general public.
Ability to be present during catechetical classes, diocesan and regional meetings, church events where religious education students participate and be present in the office and life of the parish as needed.
Must be able to attend diocesan and regional training sessions as offered and or required.
Candidate should be comfortable using the computer and tools used in classrooms to enhance and or assess learning; be familiar with or willing to learn the use of social media tools to enhance program.
Please submit resume and cover letter with interest to Danita@sta-sp.org