Employment Opportunities

New Ways Ministry, a national Catholic bridge-building ministry of justice, reconciliation, and education for LGBT people and the wider church
  is seeking intelligent, motivated individuals who have excellent writing skills and a passion for Catholic LGBT equality.

Blog Contributor

New Ways Ministry maintains a daily blog on Catholic LGBT news, opinion, and spirituality. We are seeking part-time blog contributors to develop posts, often based on other published journalistic sources (www.NewWaysMinistry.org/blog).  This position is a part-time opportunity, with flexible schedule as long as deadlines are met.  Opportunities to contribute posts weekly, twice-weekly, bi-weekly, monthly. Contributors can begin employment while attending school or working another job, with opportunities for full-time employment possible.

Required: Excellent writing and reading skills, with proven ability to produce on deadline; familiarity with WordPress; above average web research skills. Journalistic writing experience helpful.

To Apply: Please send resume and sample (500-800 words) of persuasive/argumentative or journalistic writing to director@NewWaysMinistry.org.


Social Media Coordinator

New Ways Ministry maintains Facebook, Twitter, and several other social media accounts.  The Social Media Coordinator will be responsible for daily posts to these accounts as well as for regular monitoring of comments and messages. Contributing posts to our daily blog on Catholic LGBT news, opinion, and spirituality is part of this position. Additionally, we maintain an interactive website (www.NewWaysMinistry.org), and the Social Media Coordinator will assist with developing and maintaining content for the site. This position is a part-time opportunity, with flexible schedule as long as deadlines are met.  Contributors can begin employment while attending school or working another job, with opportunities for full-time employment possible.

Required: Excellent writing and reading skills, with proven ability to produce on deadline; familiarity with WordPress; above average web research skills. Journalistic writing experience helpful.  Demonstrated experience with social media use for professional purposes.

To Apply: Please send resume and sample (500-800 words) of persuasive/argumentative or journalistic writing to director@NewWaysMinistry.org.

Required Skills
for Blog Contributor
and Social Media Coordinator Positions

  • Commitment to LGBT equality and the vision and values of New Ways Ministry
  • Proficiency in communication (oral, written, interpersonal)
  • Skills in computer technology (database, design/management of web site, electronic communications, social networking, interactive TV)
  • Knowledge of social media and how it can be used for social change
  • Understanding of, and interest in, Catholicism
  • Attention to details (proofreading, deadlines, etc.) and critical thinking
  • Ability to work cooperatively with management, staff, volunteers
  • Ability to protect the confidentiality of information
  • Ability to interact in professional ways with a variety of individuals.