OLV Begins Search for New DRE

OLV begins its search for a new DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION & YOUTH MINISTRY

Our Lady of the Valley, a vibrant, predominantly Hispanic 1000+ family parish, in Fort Payne, Alabama is seeking a Director of Religious Education and Youth Ministry.

The DRE will provide leadership and direct the development of K-12 religious education and youth ministry programs, with an eye toward the personal and spiritual growth of each young person and a final goal of responsible life-long participation in the life, mission and work of the Catholic faith community.

Additionally, the DRE will be able to assume diverse responsibilities and collaborate with Pastor and staff to provide support for Parish families through involvement in Religious Education and Parish wide activities to include most weekends, nights and special events.

Any DRE Candidate must be a Catholic in good standing, and a US or Naturalized citizen or a Permanent Resident Alien.

Also, DRE candidates with an Education or Theology Degree, Religious Education, Youth Ministry courses and/or certifications, Parish experience, bilingual (English and Spanish) will be given preference.

Full job description available by request via email or download DRE Job Description here.

Send an interest letter and resume via email to: olvfp@farmerstel.com, or by mail to:  Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church, PO Box 681446, Fort Payne AL 35968

Deadline for submitting resumes is May 15, 2018.