Coordinator of Religious Education, St. Finbarr Parish, Naples, FL Print this post

Job Title:         Coordinator of Religious Education, St. Finbarr Parish, Naples, FL

Position:          Part-Time, 20 hours/week

Reports to:      Pastor


Job Description:
The Coordinator of Religious Education will plan, integrate, implement, oversee, and evaluate the religious education/faith formation of the total parish community.

  1. The Coordinator of Catechesis is expected:
  2. To be a practicing Roman Catholic
  3. To have a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Religious Education, Theology, or Catechetics and Evangelization or an Advanced Certificate in Catechesis (no more than five years old)
  4. To have two years of successful teaching experience in a religious formation program is encouraged
  5. Major position responsibilities and regular activities:
  6. Implement parish policy
  7. Assist the Parish Administrator in planning catechetical programs to meet both short- and long-term goals
  8. Prepare and administer the operating budget of religious education programs according to the process established by the budget policies
  9. Oversee the development of catechetical programs for various age levels of the parish, pre-school through adult, according to the Religious Education Standards of the Diocese of Venice
  10. Collaborate and communicate with the Parish Administrator and other parish ministries on an on-going basis regarding the status of religious education programs in the parish
  11. Provide for the recruitment and training of catechists, and to support and encourage opportunities for catechist certification as specified by the Diocesan Office
  12. Schedule monthly catechist meetings to encourage the development of a catechetical faith community and provide professional in-service growth
  13. Coordinate the sacramental preparation programs in the parish including RCIA
  14. Act as liaison between the parish and the Diocesan Office of Catechesis
  15. Continue personal growth in faith and professional advancement (graduate level courses and yearly spiritual retreat)


Please send: Cover Letter, Resume, and Contact List of Three Professional References to Ms. Ashley Fox at

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