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Director of Faith Formation

Posted: 8/3/2020

Hiring Location: St. Rita Catholic Community - Parish
Address: 12521 Inwood Rd., Dallas, TX 75244 (Map)

Job Type: Full Time
Hours: See job description
Weekends/OT Required: Occasionally
Education Required: Masters Degree
Catholic Required: Yes
Bilingual Required: No

Job Description

To help St. Rita Catholic Community realize our vision to Gather, Worship, Serve, and Renew, the Director of Faith Formation (DFF) leads the Community’s effort to form intentional disciples to live out the Catholic faith in the midst of the Church. Working with the Pastor, Clergy, and Staff, the DFF evangelizes, catechizes, and encourages those in our Community seeking to deepen their faith in the Lord. He or she does this creatively by means of evangelism, teaching, and pastoral care. The DFF also seeks those beyond our Parish and School, exploring ways to bring as many people as possible to Christ within the fullness of the Catholic faith.

The essential duties of the DFF are:
o Faith Formation and Catechesis
o Evangelism and Outreach
o Parish and Community Leadership

These duties are described in detail on the attached job description. A successful must complete of the Parish Safe Environment process. He or she must be able to work a flexible schedule as the position entails frequent evening and weekend work. He or she must be willing to explore new and creative ways to form intentional disciples in a dramatically changing environment.

Job Requirements

A successful candidate will have at least an MA in theology or related fields as well as demonstrate competence in theology, catechetics, administration, and personnel supervision. Such a candidate will also possess a minimum of five years successful Parish experience coordinating a total parish’s faith formation program is preferred. If he or she also possesses a facility or fluency in Spanish, that too is favorable.

This position requires demonstrated competence in the following areas: making disciples, writing, speaking, communication skills, program development, employee coaching and supervision, and catechist development.

Hiring Contact

Name and Title: Steve Brockett, Assistant Business Manager
Phone: 972-934-8388

How to submit resume: Email

Additional Information

Director of Faith Formation Detailed Job Description



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