Employment Opportunities

 

We are looking to grow our team around the country. 
Executive Director

The Executive Director(ED) is responsible for providing leadership and direction in alignment with the implementation and ongoing refresh of the Strategic Plan set by the Board of Directors to carry forward the mission of Cana Family Institute(CFI). The ED has primary responsibility for:
- Overseeing and managing all mission-aligned organizations and program-related partnerships.
- Leading, coaching, and developing organizational leaders by ensuring ongoing formation and training.
- Serving as the primary spokesperson for the organization.
- Securing resources to support the organizational mission and vision in conjunction with the Board of Directors and staff.
- Providing daily administration and financial oversight.

Status: Full-time
Location: Crystal, MN

To Apply: Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to Jeannine Backstrom at [email protected] and include the answers to the following questions as well as three references:
1. Why are you interested in CFI and why do you want to be the next executive director?
2. What are your professional aspirations, and how does this position align with them?
3. Where are the greatest needs in marriage and family ministry and how would CFI meet those needs with your leadership?
4. How has your work (in your current position or in another role related to marriage and family ministry) strengthened your faith and brought the light of faith to others?

Marketing and Communications Manager

The Marketing and Communications Manager oversees all internal and external communications ensuring its message is consistent and engaging as well as applying Cana's brand as it relates to the development of content used in these various platforms, activities, and publications of Cana Family Institute. 

Status: Part-time
Location: Crystal, MN

To Apply: Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to Jeannine Backstrom at [email protected] and include the answers to the following questions:
1. Why are you interested in this job position and how does it align with your career focus or vision?
2. What attracts you to marriage and family ministry?
3. What are the things in your career that have brought you most alive?

Mission Outreach Director ~ St. Paul & Minneapolis

The Mission Outreach Director of St. Paul & Minneapolis, MN, is responsible for expanding parish and Catholic school outreach and managing proven quality programming of Cana Family Institute. As the leader of a mission outreach team, the ideal candidate seeks to accompany the Cana team members in advancing partnerships with parishes and Catholic schools facilitating growth among the team and ultimately making an impact in families we serve through our programs.  

Status: Part-time
Location: Crystal, MN

To Apply: Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to Charley Bielejeski at [email protected] and include the answers to the following questions:
1. Why are you interested in this position and what qualities and experiences make you an excellent candidate?
2. What attracts you to marriage and family ministry?
3. What are the things in your career that have brought you most alive?

Mission Outreach Director ~ Houston

The Mission Outreach Director of Galveston-Houston, TX, is responsible for expanding parish and Catholic school outreach and managing proven quality programming of Cana Family Institute. As the leader of a mission outreach team, the ideal candidate seeks to accompany the Cana team members in advancing partnerships with parishes and Catholic schools facilitating growth among the team and ultimately making an impact in families we serve through our programs.  

Status: Part-time, Flexible, 20-25 hours/week
Location: Houston, TX

To Apply: Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to Charley Bielejeski at [email protected] and include the answers to the following questions:
1. Why are you interested in this position and what qualities and experiences make you an excellent candidate?
2. What attracts you to marriage and family ministry?
3. What are the things in your career that have brought you most alive?

Partner Success Manager ~ Cincinnati

The Partner Success Manager of Cincinnati, OH is responsible for assisting parishes and Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, OH in reaching their goals to attract, form and launch disciple families. As the member of a mission outreach team, the Partner Success Manager will form relationships with parish and school leaders to advance opportunities to partner with them to grow the number of families engaged in their small group ministry.  

Status: Part-time, Flexible, 20-25 hours/week
Location: Cincinnati, OH

To Apply: Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to Charley Bielejeski at [email protected] and include the answers to the following questions:
1. Why are you interested in this position and what qualities and experiences make you an excellent candidate?
2. What attracts you to marriage and family ministry?
3. What are the things in your career that have brought you most alive?