Vacancy: Youth Ministry Coordinator

Date: 25 May 2016

Venue: Mardyke House, Cork

The mission of the Presentation Brothers is to “form Christ in the young”. To assist this work, the Presentation Brothers seek to appoint a full-time

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

This post requires enthusiasm, creativity, commitment and flexibility. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator who can relate easily to young people of all ages, ranging from primary school children to third level students and young professionals.

Previous experience of youth ministry engagement is essential. A nationally recognised professional qualification would be an advantage (though not essential) and a formal theological background would be welcome.

The ability to think strategically, work proactively, and motivate others as well as oneself is required. A deep understanding and commitment to the mission of the Catholic Church is essential. A passionate interest in the faith formation of young people is vitally important.

The post will be based at Presentation Brothers Youth Ministry (PBYM) Centre, Mardyke House in Cork City. Travel will also be required and a full, clean driving license is necessary.

Garda Vetting as part of our Child Safeguarding Policy is a condition of employment.

A full Job Description can be viewed here.

Hours of work: 39 hours per week, including some evening and occasional weekend work. However, actual hours worked in a given week will be dictated by the requirements of the work programme and the demands of the organisation. Time in lieu will be considered.

Salary:                               €35,000 p.a. + travel expenses.

Closing date:                     Wednesday, 25th May 2016

Interview date:                 Tuesday, 21st June 2016

Start date:                          Monday, 22nd August 2016

For further details, contact:

Br Raymond Dwyer, Presentation Brothers House, Glasthule, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin.

Tel: 01-2842228

Email: dwyer_raymond1984@yahoo.ie

Applicants must include a CV and a cover letter detailing why they feel they are qualified and suited to this post.