Position vacant—Regional Youth Ministry Coordinator

September 26, 2019

Position: Regional Youth Ministry Coordinator
Department: Catholic Youth Ministry Wollongong
Employment type: Part-time (Three days per week / some weekend)
Location: Based at Campbelltown with regular travel to parishes and schools in the Macarthur region as well as occasional travel to Wollongong
Role commencement: October 2019
Closing date: 5 p.m. Wednesday 16 October 2019

The Office of the Bishop is seeking to fill the position of regional youth ministry coordinator. The position is part-time, based in Campbelltown (but will include some travel to Wollongong) and is planned to commence as soon as possible. Remuneration for the position is based on the Miscellaneous Award 2010.

The successful applicant will assist the diocesan youth ministry coordinator in implementing the diocesan plan for youth ministry in parishes, regional centres and schools within the Macarthur region.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Oversight of the regional youth group, LIVE Local.
  • Assistance in the coordination of youth ministry initiatives in Macarthur schools (primary and secondary).
  • Leadership in parish-oriented regional young adult initiatives.
  • Assisting with recruitment, training, support and management of youth leaders in the Macarthur region as well as more broadly throughout the diocese.


How to apply

Applications should include a resume specifying residency or work visa status and a letter from the applicant addressed to the diocesan youth ministry coordinator outlining your commitment to the ethos and values of the Catholic Church. The letter should also address how you will meet the skills, experience and qualification requirements of the position.

Please email your letter and resume to Seth Harsh, diocesan youth ministry coordinator, at [email protected] by 5 p.m. Wednesday 16 October 2019.

Alternatively, it may be posted to:

Seth Harsh
Diocesan Youth Ministry Coordinator
PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Enquiries should be directed to Helen Bennett on 4222 2403 or [email protected].

Employment with the Catholic Diocese of Wollongong is conditional upon a successful police clearance and Working with Children check.

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