Totus Tuus Missionary ***Paid Position*** (Summer Internship Eligible)

Archdiocesan Facilities - Omaha

POSITION TITLE: Totus Tuus Missionary

DEPARTMENT: Evangelization and Family Life Office (EFLO)

REPORTS TO: Associate Director EFLO

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 24, 2022
CLASSIFICATION: Temporary, Full-Time, Ministerial

HOURS PER WEEK: 45-65 hours per week (7 week position = $3,500.00)

TOTUS TUUS (Totally Yours) is a parish-based summer catechetical program, for both grade school age children and junior/ senior high school youth. Totus Tuus Missionaries are trained and put onto teams of four, traveling to parishes across the Archdiocese, putting on week-long “parish missions” to teach and inspire the young.

• Communicate the Gospel and promote the Archdiocesan Vision and Priorities to youth.
• Witness the Christian life to children and youth through catechesis and personal example.
• Committed to a well-defined daily schedule of prayer and activities, including set-up and clean-up before and after daily sessions, leading daily prayers for youth, preparing for Liturgies, catechetical instruction, and organizing daily community building activities.
• Actively participate in Missionary Training.
• Actively collaborate with Junior Missionaries within parishes.
• Travel to parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Omaha to lead week-long Totus Tuus sessions, staying with host families at each parish site.
• Participate in Totus Tuus Missionary gatherings.
• Actively promote a safe environment for children and youth, in accordance with Archdiocese of Omaha Safe Environment policies.

• Work well within a team dynamic.
• Communicate well with leaders in parishes and families at host sites.
• Adequate knowledge of the Catholic faith and ability to communicate it to others.
• A desire to work with youth and children grades 1-12.
• Ability to make sacrifices with your time and be flexible with housing situations, both in Omaha and the rural area, over the six weeks you will be leading Totus Tuus.

• Active, practicing Catholic in full communion with the Catholic Church, with a demonstrated commitment to the mission of the Church and full assent to all magisterial teaching.
• Bilingual skills in Spanish and English preferred, but not necessary.

• 100% travel throughout the Archdiocese to lead the Totus Tuus summer catechetical program.