Job Openings

Job Postings:

Director of Youth and Family Ministry

Full job description (PDF)


  • To coordinate the efforts of the Diocese of Gallup to provide a safe environment and rich opportunities for youth to grow in faith by instruction and experience.
  • To develop and support efforts to promote healthy robust Catholic marriages and healthy Christian family life through programs of marriage preparation, marriage enrichment, pro-life activities and natural family planning.


  • Serve as the Safe Environment Officer for the Diocese of Gallup
  • Oversee the execution and compliance with the Diocese of Gallup Policy and Procedures for the Protection of Minors
  • Manage VIRTUS program to include trainers and reports
  • Oversee background check processing and records
  • Coordinate safe environment training for children
  • Support the annual reporting to the United States Conference of Bishops
  • Serve as an ex official member of the Diocesan Review Board
  • Support the activities of the Diocesan Review Board as directed
  • Coordinate the religious catechetical activity to include approved instruction materials
  • Encourage and coordinate visiting youth groups for mission work
  • Develop and sponsor programs for the support of marriage to include:
    • Preparation for marriage
    • Activities for marriage enrichment
    • Natural Family Planning
  • Develop and sponsor pro-life activities
  • Promote programs and activities to enrich family life
  • Manage policy and procedures for all activities of the office
  • Organize the Rite of Election each year on the First Sunday of Lent.
  • In conjunction with the Office of the Superintendent of Catholic Schools sponsor, promote and implement the annual Catechist and Teacher In-Service, usually held in September each year.
  • Periodic visitations of parishes for special presentations, workshops, and seminars and for  inspection of records for policy compliance

Full job description (PDF)

Diocesan Job Applicants:

Download application form:
Employment Application

Submit Applications to (unless otherwise specified):

Deacon Randy Copeland, Chancellor

By mail: 503 W. Historic Highway 66
PO Box 1338
Gallup, NM 87301

Or by Email:
[email protected]

Or by fax:
Fax: 505-722-9131

School Job Applicants:

Download Application Form:
Teacher Application Form
Submit Applications to:

Please send to the school where you are applying for a position

  • 503 W. Highway 66
    Gallup, NM 87301
    PO Box 1338
  • (505)-863-4406
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