Coordinator of Evangelization
Description

  

Department: Ministry

Job Status: Full-time  

FLSA Status:  Exempt

Reports To: Director of College Ministry

Grade/Level: B.A. 4-year degree

Amount of Travel Required: Variable

Work Schedule: 40 hours/week, weeknights/weekends

Positions Supervised: Ministry Student Leaders


POSITION SUMMARY
The Coordinator of Evangelization is responsible for developing and managing faith-based initiatives that serve the Benedictine College Community, specifically through the Hospitality Team, Acts Team, and Music Team programs. The Coordinator of Evangelization will partner with key departments and groups across the college including FOCUS and SPO, the Academic Music Department, the Director of Student Activities, and Athletic Coaches. The Coordinator of Evangelization will consult with the College Chaplain on all Liturgical Music.  The Coordinator of Evangelization must take the Oath of Fidelity agreeing to be faithful to teach/ train on the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

1. Oversee Hospitality Ministry Team

  • Teach student leaders to carry out a hospitality ministry consistent with the college’s Benedictine mission
  • Teach student leaders to provide hospitality at all Liturgical functions, especially Sunday Masses and College Ministry events 
  • Encourage vocations by leading students to coordinate vocational visits, spiritual direction resources, and Beyond Benedictine fair 

2. Oversee Acts Team

  • Host Spiritual Gifts Workshops to help students understand their particular gifts and talents and connect them with the appropriate ministry
  • Collaborate with the Chaplain to develop and implement a prayer ministry training program
  • Lead students to host prayer ministry events such as ‘The Well’ each year

3. Oversee One Love Team

  • Consult with the Chaplain on all sacramental policies and practices regarding marriage preparation
  • Coordinate the marriage preparation process for engaged couples on campus including formation and paperwork
  • Effectively implement theology of the body formation through our One Love program
  • Coordinate the ‘Life Giving Wounds’ retreat and ministry to students of divorce
Requirements

  

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

Competency Statement(s)

Communication, Oral – Excellent oral communication skills in large group settings and one on one. 

Energetic – Ability to sustain irregular hours working with college students. Must be able to seek out and engage students.

Leadership – Ability to mentor students through relationships - with the ability to affirm men and women in their identity and vocation in the world; to identify strengths and weaknesses in students and foster their personal development; and to lead others using a Christian-servant style of leadership

Organization and Planning – Ability to structure multiple tasks, meet deadlines, and keep inventory. Ability to plan, staff, direct, and control work tasks and events.

Problem Solving – Ability to think through strategic issues and develop innovative solutions to problems. 

Team Building – Ability to build and maintain team cohesion and goal accomplishment. Must have an interest in building a dynamic campus community.


Education

B.A in Theology, Evangelization, Youth Ministry, or related field.
 

Experience

Applicants for this position should have a minimum of two years of higher education experience in teaching, college ministry, youth ministry, or related field.
 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Physical Abilities 

Stand F 

Walk F 

Sit F 

Handling / Fingering F 

Reach Outward O 

Reach Above Shoulder O

Climb O

Crawl O

Squat or Kneel O

Bend O

Push / Pull

12 lbs or less F

13-25 lbs F

26-40 lbs F

41-100 lbs O

Lift /Carry

10 lbs or less C

11-20 lbs C

21-50 lbs C

51-100 lbs O

Over 100 lbs O

     

   

N (Not Applicable) Activity is not applicable to this occupation. 

O (Occasionally) Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+ hrs/day)

F (Frequently) Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5+ hrs/day)

C (Constantly) Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)


EOE