DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION
The parish of the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington, DC, a Roman Catholic community of 2,800 households, seeks an experienced Director of Faith Formation to prepare and provide catechesis and other instruction in our year-round RCIA, adult Confirmation preparation and religious education and sacramental preparation programs, working closely with the coordinator of Spanish children’s religious and sacramental preparation instruction. In addition, responsibilities include: planning and coordinating parish lecture series, faith-sharing groups and Scripture studies, retreats and parish missions, and other faith formation events and programs for the parish and staff; developing a Friends of RCIA program; and coordinating parish compliance with the Child Protection Program of the Archdiocese of Washington.
Qualifications and Requirements
Master’s degree in Divinity, Pastoral Ministry/Studies, Religious Education, or Theology and three to five years’ professional experience in Catholic adult faith formation required. Excellent communication, organizational and administrative management skills needed to succeed. Knowledge of Spanish helpful. Desired start date is September 15, 2014.
How to Apply
To apply, submit by mail or email cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and contact information for three references by August 1, 2014 to:
Rev. Msgr. W. Ronald Jameson, Rector
Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle
1725 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
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