Immaculate Conception Parish in Eau Claire, Wi. is looking for a Director of Religious Education to join our parish team. If you are a disciple who is passionate about accompanying others on their journey to encounter Christ through his Church, his sacraments and his people, then keep reading.
Our new Director of Religious Education (DRE) will make an impact at Immaculate Conception by encouraging, evangelizing and empowering our new CRE, volunteer catechists and parish families to be disciples of Jesus—to be holy families! The individual makes a regular habit of prayer-personal and communal, is administratively gifted, skilled in collaborative ministry, compassionate and detail oriented. They are excited by the prospect of getting to know each family at Immaculate Conception, integrating parents into the process of faith formation for their children and journeying with them through important sacramental milestones, in particular the sacrament of Confirmation. Full time
employment will average 32 hours/week for 12 months.
The candidate should hold Advanced Certification as a catechist in the Diocese of La Crosse or committed to attaining it promptly after hire. BA/BS in education, religious studies, or theology is valued, but not required.
Application Process: To apply for either position, respond by April 4th, sending a letter of interest, resume and minimum two letters of reference to Fr. Francis Thadathil, MSFS, Immaculate Conception Parish, 1712 Highland Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54701 or by email to [email protected] SUBJECT LINE: “DRE Position”. Interviews to be held the week after Easter. Proposed start date: Monday, May 4th.