Jobs at Holy Trinity

To apply to any open positions, please submit a resumé and cover letter to jobs@trinity.org. No calls, please.

Pastoral Associate for Liturgy

Director of Communications

DESCRIPTION

The mission of the Catholic Archdiocese of Washington is to spread the light of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the world. In the faithful pursuit of this mission, Holy Trinity Catholic Church is seeking a Communications Director.

Holy Trinity, a Jesuit parish and school in Georgetown, Washington, DC,  is seeking a creative, energetic and skilled communications professional to join our pastoral staff. The Communications Director will oversee our existing print and digital platforms and assist us in adopting the latest in effective non-profit outreach and ministry.   The successful candidate will bring years of education, experience and knowledge to draft, edit, and manage a range of regular publications - working collaboratively with our school, our development program and the pastoral ministries of the parish - to bring good news to our broad and diverse community,  using all the communications tools available to us.

Working with the Pastor and staff as well as parishioners and parents serving on our communications committees, the Director is responsible to develop and manage a strategic communications plan to ensure synergy across our ministries and fidelity to our parish’s goal to “accompany one another in Christ, celebrate God’s love and transform lives.”   

The ideal candidate would be a practicing Catholic in good standing and an active member of a Roman Catholic parish faith community. She or he must have a Bachelor's Degree in communications or related field, and at least five years experience in a similar communications role(s).

This is a full-time, salaried position, with a competitive salary and benefits. Evening and weekend work are occasionally required.

How to apply: Qualified candidates should email a cover letter and résumé to: Tom Favret, managing director, jobs@trinity.org. Please include the position title in the subject line.

 

 

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

POSITION SUMMARY

Holy Trinity is seeking a dynamic, inviting, and enthusiastic Coordinator of Youth Ministry to join our pastoral staff. The Coordinator of Youth Ministry provides primary leadership for the design, implementation, and evaluation of parish ministry to our middle school and high school youth in order to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ and engage them more fully in parish life. The candidate selected for this position needs to be able to dialogue and connect well with young people and families, and have the ability to understand their spiritual needs and current experiences.

SUPERVISOR

Pastoral Associate for Faith Formation/Religious Education

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Program Development

  • Creates and develops a core group of youth (7th-12th grade) and provides for their faith formation
  • Develops leadership skills in youth that are grounded in the Catholic and Jesuit identity
  • Plans, coordinates, and implements prayer and reflective initiatives guided in Ignatian spirituality
  • Plans, coordinates, and implements initiatives in collaboration with parish ministries and programs
  • Coordinates the parish program for youth preparing for the sacrament of Confirmation

Recruitment and Training of Leaders

  • Recruits, trains, assigns, and evaluates adult volunteers; defines their responsibilities.
  • Coordinates participation in Archdiocesan and Ignatian family-sponsored training programs (i.e. East Jesuit Province or Ignatian Solidarity Network)
  • Monitors the efforts of volunteers with the youth ministry program and evaluates their progress.
  • Sets appropriate and healthy boundaries with teenagers. Mentors adult volunteers in following the same guidelines.
  • Ensures that all adult volunteers with the youth ministry program are VIRTUS trained and adheres to Archdiocesan policies for the protection of minors

Administration

  • Submits annual financial report and budget; administers budget throughout the year
  • Maintains necessary office and program records
  • Adheres to Archdiocesan policies for the protection of minors
  • Initiates procedures for evaluating all efforts involving the parish’s ministry to youth
  • Supervises and coordinates scheduling of initiatives for youth in coordination and/or collaboration with the other parish ministries and programs.
  • Attends monthly staff meetings and other meetings as necessary to fulfill the requirements of the position

Communication

  • Keeps the staff and wider parish community informed of youth ministry activities and goals
  • Advises, communicates, and cooperates with other parish staff and Archdiocesan organizations
  • Participates in parish governing structures to ensure greater participation of youth in the parish community and to facilitate communication and decision-making among youth and the parish community
  • Remains informed through attendance at archdiocesan, regional, and national conferences, regular reading, and membership in professional organizations
  • Creates prompt communications to keep youth and their families informed of goals and initiatives in the parish

Other Duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Active member of a Roman Catholic parish faith community
  • Bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies, Theology or related field
  • Youth ministry experience working with teenagers
  • Good interpersonal skills and familiarity with the Church as an organization
  • Works effectively with and collaborates well with other staff – team player
  • Ability to work independently and be self-directed
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates an ability to organize and implement programs for teenagers
  • Able to use various social media platforms to communicate with core group
  • Familiar with Ignatian Spirituality and/or willing to participate in Principium 

Working Conditions

  • Full-time work, evening meetings and appointments as required.

How to apply

  • Qualified candidates should email a cover letter and résumé to: Anne Marie Kaufmann, Pastoral Associate for Faith Formation, akaufmann@trinity.org. Full Job description

Substitute Teacher

Holy Trinity School is looking for energetic and motivated substitute teachers to work with students at all levels, from pre-kindergarten to eighth grade. The best candidates for substitute teacher jobs have a bachelor’s degree and enjoy working with children. They are flexible and have some sort of education experience. Official experience and/or teaching certification are good, but we welcome those with informal experience too. For example, if you have worked as a tutor, child care provider or babysitter, you could be a great asset to our school.