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    The Diocese of Richmond

    Associate Director for Youth and Young Adult Program Development to develop and implement relevant youth and young adult programs, events, and resources to support nearly 150 parishes/missions and 29 Catholic Schools in furthering their evangelization efforts to middle and high school youth (grades 6 to 12) and non-college young adults (aged 18 to 29) to form intentional and missionary disciples.  

    Associate Director for Youth and Young Adult Parish Support to support the clergy and paid/volunteer lay leadership of nearly 150 parishes/missions and 29 Catholic Schools in furthering their evangelization efforts to middle and high school youth (grades 6-12) and non-college young adults (aged 18-29). This support is achieved through a clear understanding of the Church’s evangelistic mission and promoting it in the interactions with and development of parish youth and young adult ministries and its leadership.  

    Qualifications for each position: Must be a practicing Catholic in good standing with thorough knowledge of Church teachings and theology with the ability to relate that knowledge to various audiences. Master’s degree or willingness to work toward a master’s degree in theology, pastoral ministry, or related field is required. Must possess the ability to articulate a clear ministry vision and set appropriate milestones to accomplishing the vision, along with fluency in relevant Church documents pertaining to youth and young adult ministry and evangelization.  

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    Associate Director for Social Ministry — To realize the Church’s vision for social ministry in their respective geographic region. The Associate Director will work with parish leaders to further Catholic Social Teaching, specifically in the areas of prison ministry, solidarity efforts and twinning relationships, advocacy work in justice areas, and partnering with local and national organizations.

    Qualifications: This position requires the successful candidate to be a practicing Catholic in good standing. Master’s degree or willingness to work toward a master’s degree in theology, pastoral ministry, or related field is required. Minimum of three years of professional experience in ministry is required, preferably in the area of Catholic Social Teaching. Must possess the ability to articulate a clear ministry vision and set appropriate milestones to accomplishing the vision, along with a thorough knowledge of Church teachings and theology with the ability to relate that knowledge to various audiences.  

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    For any of these positions, candidates should send a cover letter, résumé, and completed Diocesan Application to Sara Board, HR Coordinator, at jobs@richmonddiocese.org