Youth Minister

Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish
Mount Pleasant

Sacred Heart Parish-Mt Pleasant, Michigan is currently seeking a dynamic individual for position of Youth Minister.  The Youth Minister is responsible for the growth and continued development of a comprehensive Catholic ministry program for the youth of the parish (grades 7-12).  The primary goal of this position is to empower young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in today’s world and to draw them into responsible participation in the life, mission, and work of the Catholic faith community.  The position is full time with a competitive wage and full benefit package; however we will consider candidates seeking part-time employment.  Evening and weekend hours are necessary.  The ideal candidate must be a practicing Catholic who has excellent communication, computer, and media skills and who enjoys working with youth.  

Sacred Heart Parish was founded in 1872 and has 3000 members (approximately 1100 households). Our school, Sacred Heart Academy, is celebrating its 130th anniversary and is the only K-12 Catholic school in the Diocese of Saginaw.  The Academy was founded on Catholic faith and values, has over 400 students, and is recognized for its exceptional academic excellence and cultural diversity.  Our parish is in a great college town, the home of Central Michigan University.  Please visit our website www.sha.net to learn more about our vibrant faith-filled community and to see a detailed job description.