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Director of Youth Ministry

Organization: Christ Prince of Peace
Full Time


Are you feeling called to serve God, and his Church, in an energetic and loving environment? Do you have a heart for young people and want to lead them into authentic relationships with Jesus? Would you like to work on a team that is creative, dedicated, supportive?

Parish Info

Christ, Prince of Peace is a medium-sized, vibrant Catholic parish of approximately 1200 families in the Archdiocese of St. Louis, located in the suburb of Manchester, Missouri. The parish has a well-established and healthy full-time day school, as well as an evening school (PSR/CCD), youth ministry,senior ministry, and over 50 other active ministries. The vision of the parish is to become a community of missionary disciples who,through encountering Jesus Christ, experience true joy and transform their lives and the world around them.

Position Summary

We are seeking an energetic individual to serve as Director of Youth Ministry. The Director of Youth Ministry will continue to coordinate and direct our high school LIFE TEEN youth ministry program and our middle school EDGE youth ministry program, as well as work with other pastoral staff in coordinating Purpose, our Confirmation preparation program. This full-time position undertakes the challenge of organizing and coordinating the youth ministry efforts of Christ, Prince of Peace, so that high school and junior high parishioners are given every opportunity to be led closer to Christ.Focused on fostering the spiritual growth of each young person by cultivating a personal relationship with Christ, with a deep appreciation of the Roman Catholic faith nourished with the Sacraments, we seek to form inspired,lifelong disciples after the heart of Christ, the Prince of Peace.


We are seeking a confirmed, practicing Roman Catholic in good standing with the Church who has a great knowledge and love of our Catholic faith with the ability to lead our youth closer to Christ. Candidate must be a team player and possess strong leadership and organizational skills Experience with Catholic youth ministry is necessary. Ability to lead worship / musician a plus.

Contact Details

Qualified candidates may submit their resume and cover letter toFr. Chris Dunlap at or 415 Weidman Rd., Manchester, MO 63011. Detailed job description can be found