Director of Education and Faith Formation

The Diocese of Belleville is seeking to hire a Director of the Office of Education and Faith Formation. The Director of this office reports directly to the Bishop of the Diocese and is responsible for overseeing Catholic Elementary and High Schools, and Religious Formation for Children, Youth and Adults. Applicants must have the energy, vision, enthusiasm, and appropriate personal and professional abilities to effectively carry out the Catholic Church’s mission and ministry of education. The applicant must have general knowledge of Catholic theology and religious education. 

Applicants should hold a Master’s Degree in educational administration and school leadership, with a minimum of 5 to 7 years of successfully working in furthering the work of Catholic education. The person selected for this position must have proven skills in working with people of different backgrounds and temperaments. He or she is required to be a faithful, committed Catholic who understands and accepts the teachings and disciplines of the Catholic Church. (For a complete description of the position, go to Affairs/Human Resources/Employment.)

TO APPLY:  Send resume, cover letter, preferred salary range, and references to Human Resources, Diocese of Belleville, 222 South Third Street, Belleville, IL 62220 or email Application Deadline:  January 31, 2018.