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Director of Formation and Catechesis


The Catholic Diocese of Savannah has an opening for a Director of Formation and Catechesis.

This position will be responsible for cultivating a culture of discipleship and formation throughout the Diocese of Savannah by walking with parish and school leaders in strengthening ministries pertaining to spiritual and catechetical formation while working towards a culture of ongoing and encounter-based formation throughout the diocese.

As a member of the Office of Evangelization and Discipleship, you will collaborate with other leaders to assist in spreading the Gospel to all in South Georgia and walking in discipleship with those who serve the Church.

Specific responsibilities include overseeing catechetical ministries (to include RCIA, Catechesis for Children, Youth, Campus, and Young Adult Ministry) by assisting parish staff and volunteers in running catechetical programs that foster true encounter of Christ; acting as an Evangelization consultant for parishes; creating a vision for promoting a holistic view of formation; and promoting formation for all persons.

Candidates must be a practicing Catholic in full communion with the Church, with an understanding of the inner workings of a parish and the ability to navigate the particular needs of individual communities while understanding best practices for the whole. Experience in a collaborative work environment is essential. Education and work experience should reflect the requirements listed above.


VIRTUS training and criminal background check are required for hiring.

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