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Program and Marriage Preparation Coordinator (Pastoral Center, Richmond)

The Catholic Diocese of Richmond is seeking a Program and Marriage Preparation Coordinator to work on a collaborative team to assist in managing the nearly 150 programs and events sponsored by the Office for Evangelization, Office of Social Ministries, and Center for Marriage, Family, and Life.

These programs and events range from 25 to 3,000 participants of all ages and demographics.  In addition, the Coordinator oversees the implementation of the Diocesan Marriage Preparation Program (Unveiled). This includes coordinating the logistics pertaining to each class, identification, development and supervision of facilitators, and ongoing maintenance of the marriage preparation program.

This is a full-time (minimum of 35 hours per week) position. Regular night and weekend hours may be required throughout the year, especially for diocesan programs. The position is based out of the Diocesan Pastoral Center in Richmond and requires travel to parishes or other event venues in the diocese.

Qualifications: This position requires the successful candidate to be a practicing Catholic in good standing with a strong working knowledge of relevant Church documents. A Bachelor’s Degree is required. Must possess certification in Event Planning, Coordination or Management, or a willingness to work towards it.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and completed Diocesan Application to Sara Board, HR Coordinator, at