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Our story began more than 2000 years ago. Starting from the disciples of Jesus Christ and their successors, the faith community has spread across the entire world. Our dedicated staff and volunteers form a community supporting our mission of the Catholic Church in central Alberta, making a difference in the world. Our work includes the promotion of life and the dignity of people, helping families and youth to grow in their faith, and fostering friendship and assistance to those in need. If you have the skills, talent and inspiration to take on the challenge, we invite you to consider these exciting opportunities.

Opportunities

Parish Pastoral Assistant - St. Edmund’s Parish, Edmonton

We have an opportunity for a full time Pastoral Assistant supporting St Edmond Parish located in Edmonton. The responsibilities include support for the Pastor of a comprehensive pastoral program for the parish. The successful candidate will collaborate with the Pastor, other parish staff, parish pastoral council and finance committee in the overall pastoral care of the parish. Focus areas include Worship, Sacramental Preparation, Faith Formation, Pastoral Care and School Liaison. Included in this role are responsibilities to assist the Pastor in providing professional operational and administrative management of the parish.

Qualifications:

  • Certificate in Catholic Studies or equivalent
  • Training in specific programs such as sacramental preparation, pastoral care and other specialties
  • Conflict management, problem solving training
  • Effective public speaker
  • Knowledge with Microsoft Office Suite, accounting software such as Parish Friendly and Sage.
  • Active Catholic faith life and abides by the teachings of Catholicism in his/her personal life.
  • Requires some weekend and evening work for events and meetings.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume quoting the job title “Pastoral Assistant” in the subject line to Mark.McGee@caedm.ca.

We thank all those who apply; however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.


Youth Ministry Coordinator - St. Stephen’s Parish & Tri-Parish Communities of St. Anthony’s and Our Lady of Fatima

We have an opportunity for a part time position working 10 hours per week as Youth Ministry Coordinator at St Stephen’s Parish located in Olds, Alberta.

The responsibilities include planning, organizing and coordinating a sustainable and effective Youth Ministry to foster evangelization for young persons (ages 12 to 17). The successful candidate will collaborate with the Pastor and Office of Youth Evangelization.

Qualifications:

  • Theological background in Catholic teachings including a post-secondary degree in theology, or other related degree preferred.
  • Canadian Certificate in Youth Ministry studies, Youth Evangelization, Sacramental Preparation preferred.
  • Degree or diploma in Education, Recreation or related specialization preferred.
  • Experience in youth ministry and working with volunteers within parish/diocese setting.
  • Knowledge with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Requires some weekend and evening work for events and meetings.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume quoting the job title “Youth Ministry Coordinator” in the subject line to StStephen.olds@caedm.ca

We thank all those who apply; however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.


Sacramental Preparation Coordinator (Part-time 20hr/wk) - Holy Trinity Parish, Spruce Grove

The Sacramental Preparation coordinator works closely with the staff, parents, schools and children of the parish through age appropriate activities, school visits and catechetical classes. Anyone applying for the position must be a practicing Catholic in good standing. All applicants must have experience working with children, knowledge of, or willingness to learn and coordinate the following programs: First Reconciliation, First Communion and Confirmation classes for children, classroom visits and Vacation Bible School. Position will also involve collaboration with the Catechism coordinator, parents, and schools. A certificate in Religious Education is required at minimum, and a Bachelor of Education would be advantageous.

Deadline for applications is August 16, 2019. All applicants should send their resume, a cover letter and a list of references to:

HolyTrinity.SpruceGrove@caedm.ca

or to

Rev. Paul Moret, Pastor
Holy Trinity Catholic Church
Box 3220
Spruce Grove, AB T7X 3A5

View the full posting on the parish website