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Assistant Coordinator -- Office of Adult Formation
Diocese of Allentown, PA

The Diocese of Allentown is seeking a dynamic and energetic Assistant Coordinator for the Office of Adult Formation. This full-time position by their innovation, creativity, and vision seeks to provide adult enrichment opportunities that will promote a genuine love for Jesus Christ and will bear fruit in the Church.

Working with the Director of Faith Formation, the Assistant Coordinator will plan, develop and implement workshops and seminars working in collaboration with the other offices within the Secretariat for Catholic Life and Evangelization. This position will also recommend resources and assist parishes with planning and implementing their faith formation needs.

The Assistant Coordinator is responsible for the overall coordination, direction and management of the Institute for Catechesis and Formation which provides catechetical courses for adults as well as training for parish staff and volunteers.Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent education in Theology or related field with 2-3 years relevant experience. Be a practicing Catholic with in-depth knowledge and training in the Roman Catholic tradition.

The ideal candidate is high energy, well-organized with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Experience planning and implementing projects in a team based environment is necessary. Proficiency with Microsoft Office and a strong knowledge of Social Media best practices and trends is required.


Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements by July 25, 2014 to:

Diocese of Allentown
Attn: Sherry Long
P.O. Box F
Allentown, PA 18105-1538
For more info: EOE

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