Youth Minister

Part-time, fixed-term

The College is seeking a Youth Minister to work in partnership with the Principal, Deputy Principal Ministry, the Liturgies and Retreats Coordinator, the Head of Religious Education and the Christian Service Learning Coordinator in leading the College community in the evangelising mission of the Church.

The Catholic Youth Ministry vision document “Anointed and Sent” endorsed by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference identifies three goals of Catholic Youth Ministry:

  1. To foster the personal and spiritual growth of each young person
  2. To draw young people into responsible participation in the life, mission and work of the Catholic faith community
  3. To empower young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in our world today

The Youth Minister has a particular responsibility to help take forward the Catholic Life of Corpus Christi College by further strengthening the partnership between the College and local parishes and for engaging young people into responsible participation in the life, mission and work of the Catholic faith community through a range of initiatives and activities.

It will be a flexible, non-teaching role of 2 days per week generally in term time (40 weeks per calendar year), that will enable the Youth Minister to be personally invite students to youth ministry events in the wider church and attend with them where appropriate. Click here for a detailed position description.

Please forward a one page covering letter, along with your Curriculum Vitae and the names of three referees who can comment on your work performance. Submit via email to the HR Officer at belinda.hermawan@cewa.edu.au

Applications close Wednesday 20 September, 12.00pm

Confidential enquiries may be made by contacting Jim Elliott, Deputy Principal Ministry, at the College on (08) 6332 2500.