Careers

From time to time jobs will be advertised at the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference, its agencies and commissions as well as areas where bishops as Trustees hold responsibility. Please see below for current listings:

 

Cork and Ross Co-ordinators for Parish Life and Faith Development

Following on from the recent publication of Bishop Fintan’s pastoral letter Putting out into Deep Waters and the reconfiguration of the parishes of the diocese into families of parishes, two full-time vacancies arise for people to work in the Diocese of Cork and Ross.

Applications are now invited for the following posts

 

  • PARISH LIFE CO-ORDINATOR

The role of the Parish Life Co-ordinator will be to:

  • Work to support the implementation of the vision for parishes of the Bishop of the Diocese of Cork and Ross, identifying and responding to the needs of the parishes and faith communities of the Diocese as they develop new ways of ministry and new structures to serve their mission.
  • Resource the ministry of priests in their collaboration with parish leadership groups as together they navigate the transition to families of parishes.
  • Be available for evening and week-end work when required.

A detailed Job Description is available here and Further Information for Candidates is available here.

The Application Form for this post may be downloaded here.

Closing date for receipt of completed Applications  for this post is: 12 noon  on 12th September, 2022

 

  • FAITH DEVELOPMENT CO-ORDINATOR

Scope of Role of Faith Development Co-ordinator:

The successful candidate will work in collaboration with the Parish Life Coordinator, with teams of priests and with lay leaders across parishes in the families of parishes within the Diocese of Cork and Ross to deliver faith development programmes and training for lay ministry. The job will involve evening and week-end work when required.

A detailed Job Description is available here and Further Information for Candidates is available here.

The Application Form for this post may be downloaded here.

Closing date for receipt of completed Applications for this post is: 12 noon on 30th September, 2022

 

The Employer for both posts is CRSS CLG, a registered charity whose mission is to support certain agencies providing services to the Catholic Diocese of Cork and Ross

Information about the diocesan vision which informs this work is available on the website www.corkandross.org and in Bishop Fintan’s pastoral letter.

Job Descriptions and Application Forms for both posts are also available via email from CRSS[email protected]

 

 

 

Youth Ministry Coordinator

(Three-year fixed-term fulltime contract)

The Diocese is now recruiting a Youth Ministry Coordinator. The successful candidate will work on the delivery of the objectives and actions of the Young People theme in the Diocesan Pastoral Plan, the vision of which is: “ to create local opportunities for young people to meet their peers in the Eaglais Óg and replicate at local level, the success of the Youth Ministry at diocesan level and ensure that young people feel connected, involved and active in a multigenerational church whereby grandparents, parents and children minister to each other”.

The role will involve the creation, resourcing, delivery and support of youth ministry programmes and initiatives across the Diocese, including with parishes and schools with a focus on building capacity in the local context. It will also involve engagement with Youth Work and other relevant Organisations (Voluntary and Statutory) both Regionally and Nationally as appropriate.

An Application Pack with Job Description (PDF) can be download from this link You can download an Application Form (Word) at this link.  CVs will not be accepted.

 

Application via email. Closing Date: 12.00 noon  on Friday,  August 26th 2022

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