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The Cathedral of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus is currently seeking a Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. A description of essential functions are as followed: the candidate must be a practicing Catholic in good standing with proficiency in Catholic theology, values, and a desire to work by the mission, values, and traditions of the Roman Catholic Church. Proficiency in Spanish or the ability to work in a bilingual community is needed. This position shall work in collaboration with the Adult Faith Formation Director in the development of faith formation programs for youth and young adults with the emphasis on lifelong faith formation and discipleship. This position will also implement and oversee the Confirmation program.

The candidate should have the following:
–Bachelor’s degree in theology or education preferred.
–Strong personal faith in Christ and commitment to the Catholic Church.
–Experience working with youth, prior youth ministry experience.
–Enthusiasm, passion, and vision for youth ministry.
–Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.
–Proficient with information technology.
–Demonstrated organizational and planning skills.
–Must be able to pass a background check successfully.


To Apply: Please email or mail: a cover letter of the application, resume, and three reference contacts:
Very Rev. David Boettner, V.G. Sacred Heart Cathedral 417 Erin Drive, Suite 120 Knoxville, TN 37919 or email