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Director of Marriage and Family Life Ministry

Archdiocese of Miami, Florida

The Archdiocese of Miami, Florida, is conducting a search for a Director of Marriage and Family Life Ministry.  The archdiocesan director assists the Archbishop by promoting an authentic, Catholic vision of marriage, human sexuality, and family life.  The individual provides leadership in design, development and implementation of Archdiocesan programs and services, in coordination with the parishes, for couples preparing for the sacrament of marriage, for marriage enrichment, for the support and enrichment of family life and for advocacy for a holistic vision of Catholic marriage, human sexuality, and family life within the Archdiocese. 

The Director of Marriage and Family Life Ministry performs all duties and responsibilities in alignment with the mission, vision and values of the Catholic Archdiocese of Miami.  


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies, Theology, Pastoral Ministry or Psychology is required; Master’s Degree is preferred. 
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing with full-time parish or diocesan experience in marriage preparation and family life programs. 
  • Must have advanced  knowledge of tenets of Catholic Church and parish structures
  • Must be fully committed, supportive and respectful of the mission and tenets of the Roman Catholic Church
  • Must have active participation in parish life
  • Administrative experience at the arch/diocesan level is a plus.  
  • Must be proficient in oral and written English and Spanish -language communication skills, including clear speaking voice. 
  •  Proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint  
  •  Skilled in presentations and group facilitation
  •  Good computer literacy, including social media outlets
  •  Good spelling and grammar required. 
  •  Knowledge of fundamentals of project management required.
  •  Good time management skills including ability to manage several projects at the same time is required.
  • Must have professional demeanor.

To Apply: 

Send resume and cover letter to

Subject line should read:  DMFL Ministry