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Director of Religious Education $26-$32 hourly or $50,000 – $66,000 annually

St. Joseph Parish (Long Beach)






St. Joseph Parish Community in Long Beach is looking for a full time Director of Faith Formation. We’re excited to find a Director who will bring vision, knowledge and leadership to the formation of children and families from Pre-school through elementary. The Candidate will oversee the middle school/jr. high program in collaboration with the Parish’s Youth Minister. The Director will collaborate with the Parish School. The position involves development and support of Adult Faith Formation.


Responsibilities also include administrative leadership, development of catechetical programs and selection of textbooks and resources, budget preparation, recruitments, coordination, training and evaluation of a team of catechetical volunteers.
Candidate should be an active practicing Catholic. Other requirements include two-or three-years’ experience in Catechetical leadership, and one of the following: Advanced Catechetical, Master Catechist Certification, Degree in Religious Education, Theology or a related field. Candidate must be available to work on Sundays and some weekday evenings.

For a full description of the Faith Formation Director Position, please visit and on the homepage scroll down to Latest News.

Please email cover letter and resume to Brenda Pineda at or mail to St. Joseph Church, 6180 E. Willow Street, Long Beach, CA 90815.

If you are gifted with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with children and adults in fostering lifelong spiritual growth in the Catholic faith, we hope to hear from you!!

Wage Range
The rate of pay offered to the selected candidate is based on internal pay policy and budget. New hires are commonly paid at the minimum of the wage range or within the lower part of the range. We consider a number of factors when making compensation decisions including, but not limited to, skill sets, experience, training and other department needs.

Information/Application Contact

St. Joseph Parish (Long Beach)

6180 E Willow St.

Long Beach, CA 90807