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Interested in being part of a dynamic Catholic Youth Ministry team?
CYT is a ministry to the young people of the Diocese of Christchurch and serves on behalf of the Bishop of Christchurch. CYT assists in sharing the Gospel with Young People through their joyful and inspiring ministry, drawing them into the Church’s Sacramental Life and preparing and empowering them for Mission as Disciples of Jesus Christ.
We are currently growing and strengthening our Diocesan Youth Ministries effectiveness. The following positions are a wonderful opportunity for those interested in being part of a dynamic, exciting youth ministry to join us as we take the next steps in its development. Click on the headings below to find out more details on each position. 

Music Ministry Coordinator

20 hours per week

The CYT Music Ministry Coordinator works collaboratively with the CYT manager, and other CYT staff and volunteers to recruit and form a Music Ministry Team who plan, prepare and perform vibrant, liturgically and theologically appropriate music for CYT events. The Music Ministry Coordinator plans & coordinates events such as Wilder Worship Night & Exalt Conference. Among other duties they ensure all CYT Music Ministry equipment are cared for and maintained, and they also provide resources and formation opportunities to assist the development and support of youth worship and liturgy teams in the Parishes and Catholic High Schools in the Diocese of Christchurch.

Events coordinator

20 hours per week

The CYT Events Coordinator works collaboratively with the CYT manager, and other CYT staff and volunteers to plan, prepare and facilitate the fun, inspiring, high quality CYT events that are open to young people from throughout the Diocese of Christchurch and New Zealand. These events include our two major annual events, Antioch Youth Camp and Revolution Youth Camp as well as other shorter events such as our Sports Day, Sports Night & Firepower Youth Rallies. We also assist our young people to attend other major National and International events such as Hearts Aflame, Life Teen Camp and World Youth Day.
Want to take the first step into Youth Ministry? Have you considered Mission Team?
Looking for Catholic Worship Ministry experience ? Check out our Intern option here.