Diocese of Rockville Centre

Career Opportunities


The Diocese of Rockville Centre is seeking a Part-Time Assistant to the Director of Youth Ministry. This individual will assist the Director of Youth Ministry with the development and implementation of pastoral ministry with middle school and high school age men and women in the parishes of the Diocese of Rockville Centre - especially those of Eastern Suffolk- and those who serve them.  This position also provides support for the Director’s involvement in other ministries of the New Evangelization office pertaining to the Young Church on Long Island.  Individual will report to the Director of Youth Ministry.  Some evening and weekend work is required.        


  • Nurtures Catholic identity in youth and helps provide opportunities with the Director for youth to hear and respond to the Gospel message
  • Contributes to executing initiatives which foster the growth of youth ministry in parishes

existing within the Eastern Suffolk portion of the diocese

  • Advocates for service, ministry and leadership opportunities for youth provided by the
  • Diocesan Youth Ministry office
  • Participates in an Advisory Board for Youth Ministry organized by the Director
  • Helps to implement programs that meet the needs/interests of youth in their region
  • Submits periodic reports to the Director of Youth Ministry insuring the quality of youth ministry as well as the safety and well-being of all involved
  • Aids in providing consultative services to pastors, their staff and youth ministry leaders
  • Supervises volunteers who serve as leaders of youth ministry in Eastern Suffolk
  • Serves as a support to parish youth ministry leaders in their region
  • Publicizes education programs provided by the Diocesan Youth Ministry office for parish youth ministry leaders


  • Bachelor's  degree in Theology, and a history of theological formation, preferred
  • 3 years of comprehensive youth ministry experience in a Catholic parish or diocese preferred.
  • Active member of a Roman Catholic parish faith community, practices an active life of prayer,

liturgy, and participates in the sacraments

  •   Bilingual competency/fluency in Spanish and English, preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Diocesan office and those involved in youth ministry in their region.
  • Capable of lifting up to 25 pounds to a height of 3 feet and can carry items up to 10

pounds for distances up to 100 feet.

Please email your cover letter and resume in word format as an email attachment. Please note Assistant Director of Youth Ministry (Eastern Suffolk) in subject of e-mail to our Human Resources Department: Diocese of Rockville Centre, P O Box 9023, Rockville Centre, NY 11570
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HR Contact

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Phone: 516-678-5800 Ext. 259
Email: employment@drvc.org

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