Director of Peace and Justice
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Youngstown
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Youngstown seeks a full-time Director of Peace and Justice to promote the themes of Catholic Social Teaching through education, advocacy, and prayer; to provide opportunities for the Catholic faithful to engage with various aspects of the Church’s robust social mission; and to coordinate and collaborate with others of good will to influence public policy for the sake of the common good.
Ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of experience in community organizing, advocacy, or other church-related field, and be a practicing Roman Catholic in good standing with the Church. Must be able to articulate the themes of Catholic Social Teaching, and possess experience working with diverse populations. A Master’s degree in theology, pastoral ministry or a related area of study is preferred. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) candidates are desired. Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation, and pass a background check.
Interested candidates should send cover letter, résumé, salary requirements and the names and contact information for three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for application is May 20, 2022.