Director of Faith Formation and Evangelization
St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Beaufort, South Carolina
St. Peter’s is currently seeking candidates for a position to lead the parish school of religion and adult formation opportunities. Located in Beaufort, South Carolina, St. Peter’s Catholic Church was founded in 1846 and is a parish within the Diocese of Charleston with approximately 1800 families.
The Director of Faith Formation and Evangelization (previously referred to as Director of Religious Education) devises, supervises, implements, and administers diocesan faith formation programs aimed at fostering strong Catholic faith through theological education, spiritual formation, and ecclesial understanding. The role is directly involved with and responsible for growing and building upon an existing number of students and catechists participating in the school of religion. The candidate must be an experienced leader, with a background in the creation and implementation of formation curriculum, integration of technology, team building and volunteer recruitment. This position includes the coverage of RCIA, RCIC, spiritual retreats and the progression of the instructional sacramental steps of Baptism, First Holy Communion and Confirmation.
Candidates must meet the following qualifications:
Practicing Catholic in full communion with the Church
Masters degree (or working towards) in Theology or related theological field
Minimum of 3-5 years experience as a Faith Formation Director, Director of Religious Education or related managerial formation education experience
The position is available July 1, 2015 with a salary that is competitive and commensurate with experience. Qualified candidates should apply online and submit electronically a cover letter, resume and 3 professional references. Application deadline is April 15, 2015.