Faith Formation & Community Outreach Coordinator
Milwaukee, WI 
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Job Description
Position Summary: The Faith Formation & Community Outreach Coordinator (FFCOC) will develop and implement a religious education program at St. Joseph Academy. The FFCOC will be responsible for program start-up, teaching, forming collaborations with other parishes (with regards to supporting SJA students with the reception of the sacraments), curriculum selection, and other administrative duties related to the program.
Position Reports to: Director of Mission Integration
  • Diocesan Catechist Certification, Certificate in Pastoral Studies (or equivalent) and Diocesan Catechetical Leader Certification required; Master’s Degree in Religious Studies, Theology or Pastoral Ministry preferred
  • 3+ years experience in religious education and catechetics
  • 1+ years developing and implementing specialized programming
  • Comprehensive understanding and comfort with Catholic theology, including scripture, morality and the sacraments
  • Bilingual speaker (Spanish) preferred
  • Knowledgeable about Standards for Religious Educators in Catholic Parishes and School
  • Ability to observe and manage classroom environment
  • Exemplary interpersonal, planning and organizational skills
  • Proficient user of MS Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and phone systems
  • Ability to analyze an issue, identify options, and implement solutions
  • Ability to work cooperatively with people in and outside of the School Program
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) and effectively interact with children, their family members, management, and staff members
  • Ability to respond positively to work direction and guidance from others
  • Ability to work independently, managing multiple demanding tasks under critical timeframes
  • Current CPR, First Aid and Certification
Equipment Used:
  • Office equipment: personal computers, printers, phone systems, fax machine, photocopier
Physical and Mental Requirements: Must have ability to sit (25%), walk/stand (75%), routinely throughout the shift.  Must be able to periodically lift up to 50 lbs. Must have functional senses/manual dexterity to carry out the job; communicate effectively; and use of office equipment. Must have the ability to deal effectively with the stress of managing emergency/critical situations and multiple tasks.
Environmental Conditions:
Performs duties with exposure to infectious or communicable diseases inherent to children, occasional exposure to loud or voices due to unpredictable behavior of the children and seasonal exposure to temperatures in internal and external environment.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities


Special Notes/Instructions
A letter from a Pastor confirming affiliation with a Church is required to be considered for the position of Faith Formation & Community Outreach Coordinator.
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Mon-Thurs 7:30AM - 4:00PM
Salary and Benefits
Benefit eligible: Medical/FSA/Dental/Vision/Life AD&D/403(b) match/PTO
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2 to 5 years
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