Director of Religious Education, St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church Print this post

Director of Religious Education 
Full-Time, 35 hours/week

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
2500 Easy Street
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
(941) 625-4754

Job Description:
The Director of Religious Education will plan, integrate, implement, oversee, and evaluate the religious education/faith formation of the youth programs of the parish community

A. The Director of Religious Education is expected:

  1. To be a practicing Roman Catholic
  2. To have a Master’s Degree, preferably in Religious Education, Theology, or Catechetics and Evangelization or an Advanced Certificate in Catechesis (no more than five years old)
  3. To have two years of successful teaching experience in a religious formation program is encouraged

B. Major position responsibilities and regular activities:

  1. Implement parish policy
  2. Assist the Pastor in planning catechetical programs to meet both short- and long-term goals
  3. Prepare and administer the operating budget of religious education programs according to the process established by the budget policies
  4. Oversee the development of catechetical programs for various age levels of the parish, pre-school through young adult
  5. Collaborate and communicate with the Pastor and other parish ministries on an on-going basis regarding the status of religious education programs in the parish
  6. Provide for the recruitment and training of catechists, and to support and encourage opportunities for catechist certification
  7. Schedule regular catechist meetings to encourage the development of a catechetical faith community and provide professional in-service growth
  8. Coordinate the sacramental preparation programs in the parish
  9. Act as liaison between the parish and the Diocesan Office of Religious Education
  10. 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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