A vast majority of Catholic youth are disconnecting from the Church during their teenage years. To reawaken their faith, NET Ministries trains teams of young adults to make a transformational difference in parishes and schools across the United States. Since 1981, our missionaries have proclaimed the Gospel to over 2.2 million young people, inspiring them to pursue a deeper relationship with Christ and increase their connection to the Catholic Church. Join the mission of NET Ministries! All open positions are listed below.

NET Ministries Job Openings

Missionary

Location: NET USA

Position: Every year, NET missionaries come from all over the world to give nine months to the Lord and inspire young people to pursue a deeper relationship with Christ and increase their connection to the Catholic Church. After being placed on a team with 8-14 young men and women, missionaries reach youth through retreat or discipleship ministry. Retreat team missionaries will travel across the country from diocese to diocese and conduct close to 120 retreats, reaching almost 1,000 youth in small groups. Retreats include large group activities, talks, dramas, skits, small group discussions, prayer, and music. Discipleship team missionaries minister to hundreds of teens 1-on-1 in small groups, on retreats, and in their day-to-day lives, helping them grow in a relationship with God and seek a life of holiness. As a team, missionaries will push each other to grow in holiness as you work together to minister to youth. 

As a missionary, you will learn lifelong skills that will benefit any future vocation or career. Some of these are: 

  • Developing a personal prayer life
  • Leadership skills
  • Public speaking skills
  • Flexibility 
  • Logistics
  • Communication skills 

Missionaries receive a monthly stipend and are provided with food, transportation, and housing during their nine months of service. Health insurance is provided if needed. 

Requirements 

  • Mature, practicing Catholic
  • Possesses strong faith
  • Possesses strong relational skills
  • Possesses a strong desire to serve others 
  • 18-29 years of age
  • Does not have to be a U.S. citizen but must have an appropriate visa 

NET Ministries is currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 missionary year. The missionary contract begins August 16, 2021, and ends May 14, 2022.

To apply: go to www.netusa.org/apply and request an application. Contact the NET Ministries recruiting office at recruiting@netusa.org or (651)450-6833 with any questions.


Scheduling Administrator – Western Region

Posted May 24, 2021

Location: Alhambra, CA

Job Summary: Advance NET’s ministry in the Western Region by promoting and scheduling retreats and ministry
opportunities for teams assigned to the western region (California, Nevada, Oregon, Arizona, Washington,
Idaho).

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as Diocesan Contact Person for selected dioceses within the western region.
    • Promote dates; schedule retreats; answer questions from parish contacts.
    • Conduct phone campaigns to encourage additional retreat scheduling
    • Grow NET’s ministry in these dioceses by working with NET’s Marketing Dept.
    • Send out postcards to promote retreats
  • Promote NET retreats and assist outside Diocesan Contact People in filling dates
    • Create parish and school address lists for dioceses
    • Coordinate promotional mailings as assigned
  • Schedule and conduct sales.
    • Make sales calls to Parishes and Schools
    • Attend Conferences as NET’s ministry representative.
    • Give presentations at Principal meetings and Youth Minister Gatherings.
    • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading professional publications
  • Quality Control of Western NET Teams
    • Ensure retreats meet NET guidelines (coordinate with Team Supervisors).
    • Coordinate changes with NET team
    • Work with RCP’s to ensure appropriate host homes are provided.
    • Process paperwork from DCPs
  • Misc.
    • Participate in NET Team training and/or Mission Staff training events as assigned
    • Attend national scheduling summits in person or remotely
    • Attend daily staff prayer
    • Attend staff meetings and staff events as directed
    • Knowledgeable of all pertinent Employee Handbooks and staff manuals appropriate to the position
    • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor
    • Assign work, give direction, answer questions

Qualifications:

  • Minimum: Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Effective in working with volunteers. Friendly, professional manner. High level of creative problem solving. Excels in a team environment. Proficient in Microsoft Office software. Passionately committed to the mission of NET Ministries.
  • Preferred: Background in sales, marketing or the like. Lead a Retreat NET Team. Experience with Raiser’s Edge software. Bilingual in Spanish. Enjoys the NET schedules in a positive, fun, loyal environment. Disciplined and dedicated about what is the most important. Persevere through the details, work through the steps.
  • Physical: Must be able to work the required hours per week. Able to sit or stand for long periods of time. Able to work long hours when the position demands. Able to participate in occasional evening and weekend meetings or events as assigned. Able to lift up to 25 lbs (office materials, etc.) using proper techniques. Able to operate the keyboard in a safe and proficient manner. Able to operate a phone in a safe and proficient manner.
  • Must be able to travel and work over some weekends
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality
  • The nature of this position requires the employee to work primarily onsite (the NET Regional Office, NET Headquarters Office or Training location)

To Apply: email juliad@netusa.org for an application.


Database & IT Coordinator

Posted May 6, 2021

Location: The NET Center, West Saint Paul

Job Summary: Manage, and maintain all database operations. Monitor and troubleshoot all NET computers/printers for efficient usage. Receive and process event registrations for all onsite NET events.

Responsibilities: 

  • Manage database operations
    • Train new staff on general use of database software
    • Provide ongoing support for staff database use
    • Oversee the generation of requested revenue reports and reconciliation
    • Produce other reports as requested
  • Monitor NET’s computer/printer technology
    • Oversee computer needs of staff, including updates as needed
    • Troubleshoot ongoing problems
  • Maintain database records
    • Conduct weekly review of new data entered
    • Reconcile gifts and fees with chart of accounts quarterly
    • Troubleshoot procedural and software issues
    • Process NCOA address updates
    • Maintain/update database user roles and security
  • Oversee online giving/registration web pages
    • Collaborate with other staff to design and maintain effective web interfaces
    • Assist other staff in meeting giving/registration web deadlines
    • Maintain regular updates as appropriate per requests from other staff
  • Receive and process event registrations
    • Receive phone, mail, and online registrations for NET events
    • Serve as contact for event registration questions and follow-up
    • Coordinate registration lists and event details with appropriate staff
    • Set-up and monitor all online registration information
  • Misc Duties
    • Participate in NET Team training/Mission Staff training events as assigned
  • Other
    • Attend daily staff prayer
    • Attend staff meetings and staff events as directed
    • Knowledgeable of all pertinent Employee Handbooks and staff manuals appropriate to the position
    • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Minimum:
    • High School or equivalent diploma
    • Experience with Raisers Edge or other databases preferred
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office
    • General knowledge and interest in computer operations and maintenance/care
    • Highly organized and self-directed
    • High level of attention to detail
    • Friendly, professional demeanor
    • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
    • Passionately committed to the mission of NET Ministries
  • Preferred:
    • Associate’s degree or two-year technical training
    • Experience in providing excellent customer service
    • Proficiency with Raiser’s Edge NetCommunity Spark
  • Physical
    • Must be able to work the required hours per week
    • Able to sit or stand for long periods of time
    • Able to work long hours when the position demands
    • Able to participate in occasional evening and weekend meetings or events as assigned.
    • Able to lift up to 25 lbs (office materials, etc.) using proper techniques.
    • Able to handle computer/printer interior workings with safety and care
    • Able to operate keyboard in a safe and proficient manner.
    • Able to operate a phone in a safe and proficient manner.

This position reports to the Director of Administration. Must be able to instruct and train employees and mange contractor/vendor assignments/contracts.

To Apply: email juliad@netusa.org for an application
 
 

Marketing Administrator

Posted April 14, 2021

Location: The NET Center, West Saint Paul

Responsibilities:

  • Produce printed materials for all departments of the ministry.
    • Work with key players from each department to develop marketing campaigns
    • Produce quarterly newsletter and other print media pieces as needed
    • Create print and online advertisements for all programs and events
    • Lead proofreader for all external materials
    • Create strong copy for all printed and digital material
  • Assist the Marketing Coordinator with Online Content
    • Build online brand awareness by maintaining a consistent look, feel, and function of site
    • Create written content for all pages of our site
    • Produce up to date analytics for all web traffic
    • Edit and update website as needed
    • Manage Google Adwords
    • Ensure NET’s Website is SEO optimized
    • Design event-and program-specific media projects and online forms
    • Creating Ads for social media
  • Participate in NET Team training.
  • Attend staff meetings and staff events as directed
  • Knowledgeable of all pertinent Employee Handbooks and staff manuals appropriate to the position
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor or Department Director

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, or equivalent.
  • 1-2 years experience in web design/development.
  • Experience with proofreading, online content management systems, social media platforms, writing and design.
  • Adept at learning new technologies. Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. High level of creative problem solving.
  • Self-starter with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle a variety of tasks and priorities simultaneously.
  • Friendly, professional manner.
  • Proficient with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, WordPress,.
  • Passionately committed to the mission of NET Ministries.
  • Software: HTML, Google Analytics, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, WordPress, Bluehost.com, MailChimp, G Suite Apps, Facebook Ads Manager.
  • Preferred: Knowledge of Illustrator, Formstack, and Final Cut Pro. Photography and Videography/Video editing experience

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to work the required hours per week.
  • Able to sit or stand for long periods of time.
  • Able to work long hours when the position demands.
  • Able to participate in occasional evening and weekend meetings or events as assigned.
  • Able to lift up to 25 lbs (office materials, etc.) using proper techniques.
  • Able to operate keyboard in a safe and proficient manner.
  • Able to operate a phone in a safe and proficient manner.
  • Must be able to travel via airplane and/or automobile if required.

If interested: email Matt Reiswig at mattr@netusa.org for an application.

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