JOB TITLE: Sunday Site Coordinator & Nursery Director
PARISH: Santa Sophia Catholic Church
REPORTS TO: Director of Catechetical Ministry
HOURS: Sundays 7:30AM – 1:00 PM; some negotiated days and hours

Santa Sophia Catholic Church seeks a site coordinator for Sundays and nursery director. We are a Roman Catholic community with approximately 1,500 registered families located in Spring Valley, CA.

Position Summary:

The Sunday Site Coordinator & Nursery Director is responsible for overseeing a team to ensure facilities are ready for use by Catechetical Ministry volunteers and employees, and oversees the closing down of the campus after the 11:00AM Mass. Additionally, they oversee the operations and safety of our nursery during our 8:00AM and 11:00AM Sunday Masses.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Directs and helps with opening gates, catechetical buildings, Academy classrooms, and restrooms.
  • Assists as needed with catechetical set-ups and hospitality.
  • Keeps radio contact with the office.
  • Oversees and assists with nursery before, during, and after 8:00AM and 11:00AM Masses.
  • Present during catechetical sessions between Masses; especially, in Academy courtyard.  
  • Checks rooms after classes and oversees and helps with lock-up.
  • Other duties as requested.


  • Supervise a 3-4 person team of part time employees, which includes teens.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Active, practicing, Roman Catholic with extensive knowledge and adherence to Church teaching and life.
  • Friendly, welcoming, professional, enjoys working with people.
  • Ability to manage difficult and unforeseen challenging circumstances/complaints.
  • Demonstrates good judgement and discretion.
  • Excellence in prior experience working with and caring for small children.
  • Ability to lead a small team which includes teens (3-4 people).
  • Positive references and recommendations.
  • A clear criminal background check.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to be mobile to, from, and within the parish facility, as well as maneuver throughout the facility to clean and maintain the property. The employee must be able to perform moderate manual labor, including walking, standing, stooping, bending, and lifting up to 30 pounds safely.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Please note this position description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

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