Director of Parish Faith Formation

St. Mary, Cause of Our Joy Parish8200 Wayne RdWestland, MI 48185
Parish Ministry
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Please send resumes, via email, to

Fr. Ken Mazur, PIME

Position Description

St. Mary, Cause of Our Joy is seeking a full-time director of faith formation.
Oversee, direct and evaluate the parish catechetical program and provide leadership to assist the parish community in building a solid foundation for Catholic Christian living.
This would include: the adult, young adult, youth faith formation programs as well as the RCIA program.
Direct the faith formation program for grades K-8, conforming to the National Catechetical Directory, Archdiocesan guidelines and parish needs. This includes sacramental preparation; Confirmation, First Communion and First Reconciliation.
Provide parent preparation sessions for the Sacraments of Initiation.
Recruit, supervise, train, and evaluate catechists for all levels of catechesis
Become a member of and work together with the Pastoral team and the Education/Faith Formation commission of the parish.


The applicant must be a practicing Catholic with knowledge of Catholic teaching and willing to share their faith-filled experience, as well as fulfill the regulations of the Archdiocese of Detroit.  The Archdiocese of Detroit is an equal opportunity employer that does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital or other legally protected status. Job ID:104372