Parish Pastoral Assistant:

St. John Bosco Parish in Edmonton is looking for a Pastoral Assistant who would help with the Sacramental Preparation in the parish.

Qualifications: Certificate in Catholic Studies or equivalent is required (for example, as provided by Newman Theological College). Bachelor’s degree in Theology or Masters in Divinity is preferred. Experience gained through employment or volunteering in spiritual care ministry, sacramental preparation, faith formation required. Combination of directly related experience and education considered. Active Catholic faith life and abides by the teachings of Catholicism in his/her personal life.

Knowledge: Training in specific programs such as RCIA, pastoral care, sacramental preparation, other specialties. Computer software training including MS Office.

Abilities: Must have excellent interpersonal skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to work with a minimum of supervision; takes initiative, Ability to maintain strict confidentiality. Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively as part of a team.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume quoting the job title “Pastoral Assistant” in the subject line to Greg Gelasco at [email protected]. We thank all those who apply; however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.