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1066 Western Avenue
Peterborough, ON K9J 5W6
www.stalphonsus.net
705-745-8623
Employment Opportunity
Youth Ministry Coordinator
Summary: Reporting to the Pastor, the Youth Ministry Coordinator directs opportunities
for youth (grades 6-12) and young adults (college/university) to deepen their
relationship with Jesus Christ. They will organize parish programs for youth (including
middle school groups, high school groups, and Confirmation preparation) through
collaboration with the Pastor and the training/coordination of volunteers. Candidate
must be an active and knowledgeable Roman Catholic. Willingness to work flexible
hours and weekends, possessing a valid driver’s license and having access to a reliable
car are also essential. Applicants with proven experience in Youth Ministry will be
preferred.
Those wishing to be considered should submit their resume and cover letter in person
or by mail to the parish office, or by email to the Pastor at fr.joshy@stalphonsus.net. A
detailed job description is available by contacting the parish office. Deadline for receipt
of applications is July 10, 2022. While we thank all applicants, only those selected for an
interview will be contacted.Youth Ministry Coordinator
Job Description
The Youth Minister at St. Alphonsus Liguori Parish directs opportunities for youth
(grades 6-12) and young adults (college/university) to deepen their relationship with
Jesus Christ. They will be responsible for implementing a comprehensive youth ministry
program. This full-time position will provide the right person with an incredible
opportunity to inspire and enlighten a diverse group of vibrant Catholic families.
Our parish of over 3,000 families in Peterborough, Ontario is vibrant and growing.
Familiarity with the Rebuilt and/or Divine Renovation models of parish renewal and
evangelization would be an asset. The ideal candidate for this position is a well-
organized, energetic and creative individual who has proven success in youth ministry.
They should be able to attract, recruit, motivate and sustain volunteers to assist with all
aspects of youth ministry, while implementing an active youth ministry program.
Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree required
• Previous professional experience with Catholic Youth Ministry
• Ability to maintain flexible work hours, including evenings and weekends
• Grounded in sound Catholic Doctrine, faithful to the teachings of the Catholic
Church, and a model of moral life for our youth
• Full G driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle
• Experience demonstrating excellent communication, organizational, and time
management skills with both adults and youth
• Strong administrative capabilities and presentation skills, including computer
literacy
• Is (or is willing to become) an active member of the Parish
• Ability to effectively use various social media platforms (Instagram, Tik Tok, etc.)
Submissions: A resume and cover letter may be sent to St. Alphonsus Liguori Church,
1066 Western Avenue, Peterborough, Ontario, K9J 5W6 and/or emailed to
fr.joshy@stalphonsus.net. All submissions are to be received by July 10, 2022.