Evangelization Coordinator

St. Vincent de Paul Parish (Omaha) - Omaha



Name of Facility: St. Vincent de Paul Church
14330 Eagle Run Drive
Omaha, Nebraska

Submitted By

Name: Kathy Wilhelm
Email: wilhelmk@svdpomaha.org


Department: Parish Staff
Reports to: Pastor

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

In union with the Archdiocesan Pastoral Vision and the goal to become a missional community, the Evangelization Coordinator
promotes the mission to evangelize and catechize active parishioners, inactive Catholics, and all searchers and seekers of Jesus Christ, with a focus on adults. To this end, the Evangelization Coordinator will direct parish evangelization efforts at St. Vincent de Paul Parish primarily through equipping parish leaders for evangelization. The role also includes program creation and management, discipleship formation, and forming teams of staff and volunteers to develop and maintain the steps of the parish's Clear Path of Discipleship. This position plays an active role in parish leadership, volunteer coordination, and program and ministry support. For complete job description contact: parishoffice@svdpomaha.org


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Displays and maintains an active spiritual life rooted in a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.
• Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to inspire others to carry out the mission and ministry of evangelization in a pastoral manner.
• Ability to work within a team and receive direction and feedback.
• Demonstrated organizational skills with an ability to plan, design and assess programs in a timely manner.
• Ability to adapt and apply knowledge and skills to a variety of parish situations that may occur.
• Ability to address key contemporary moral and social issues with a pastoral approach, centered in Church teaching.
• Strong communication skills and effective use of Parish Bulletin, Connect Newsletter, social media and Microsoft Office suite.
• Maintains confidentiality in dealing with information.
• Safe Environment Training certification.

Education and Experience
• Active, practicing Catholic in full communion with the Catholic Church, with a demonstrated commitment to prayer and continued formation.
• Undergraduate or graduate degree in Theology, Philosophy, or Religious Education preferred, but experience in directing evangelization programs will be acceptable for the right candidate.
• Knowledge of and enthusiasm for the "New Evangelization," as well as current trends and methods in evangelization.

Application Instructions

Please submit resume to: parishoffice@svdpomaha.org
or mail resume to: St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Attn: Kathy Wilhelm, 14330 Eagle Run Drive, Omaha, NE 68164

The application deadline is: Monday, April 22, 2024.