Sacramental Coordinator (PT), St. Isidore Parish, Lakeville, Middleboro & Rochester, MA

St. Isidore Parish, Lakeville, Middleboro, Rochester, MA is currently looking for a part-time Sacramental Coordinator to join their team. The person in this position will be responsible for coordination of all aspects of First Reconciliation/First Eucharist and Confirmation sacramental preparation. This is a part-time, benefitted position of approximately 1,300 hours annually.

Skills required:

  • Minimum of three years’ experience as a Catechist or teacher
  • Practicing Roman Catholic in good standing
  • Bachelor's degree required (theology, teaching, or related field a plus)
  • Ability to follow directions, multi-task, and work independently
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 35 pounds
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Microsoft Office (including Access) knowledge a plus
  • ParishSoft knowledge a plus
  • Google classroom experience a plus

Responsibilities will include:

  • Curriculum development of one-year programs for both Sacraments in collaboration with the Director of Faith Formation
  • Supervising and/or leading all learning sessions for First Reconciliation/First Eucharist preparation
    • Sessions take place monthly on Sunday mornings after the 9:30 Mass at Sts. Martha & Mary in Lakeville (two groups of parent/child for 7 lessons to equal 14 sessions)
    • Posting of online supplemental materials through Google classroom
    • Walkthrough of First Reconciliation & Coordination of First Reconciliation liturgy
    • Walkthrough of First Eucharist & Coordination of First Eucharist liturgies (2 may be needed)
  • Supervising and/or leading all learning sessions for Confirmation preparation
    • Leading Orientation meeting for Parents & Candidates
    • Sessions take place twice a month for 10 sessions on Sunday evenings 6:30 – 8:00 in the hall at Sts. Martha & Mary, Lakeville 
    • Coordinating a day retreat/day of reflection one month prior to Confirmation in Fall 2023
    • Incorporating opportunities for service
    • Interviewing all candidates prior to reception of the Sacrament in the Fall of 2023
    • Ensuring all candidates select a suitable sponsor and provide Sponsor Certificate
    • Providing for Reconciliation opportunities prior to reception of the Sacrament (can be part of day retreat)
    • Walkthrough for Confirmation
    • Coordination of Confirmation liturgy
  • Assisting with annual faith formation registration
  • Maintaining email correspondence with parents and participants
  • Tracking attendance for both sacramental programs
  • Volunteer recruitment, training, supervision, and child safety compliance
  • Verification of Baptismal records prior to the reception of the Sacraments
  • Official recording of First Eucharist and Confirmation in parish logbooks and ParishSoft
  • Attendance at staff meetings at 12:30 on the third Monday of each month

Interested parties please send resume and cover letter to [email protected]