Current Positions

Campus Minister (International Immersion) - Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts
Date Posted: May 23, 2019

Campus Ministers at Boston College promote the University’s Jesuit, Catholic mission by working collaboratively to make available to the whole community opportunities for worship, retreats, service-immersion, and pastoral care. Campus Ministers assist in the coordination of weekly student liturgies, major University-wide Masses, and prayer services. Campus Ministers also work in partnership on other Mission and Ministry initiatives, as well as other University initiatives, focusing predominantly on the intellectual, social, and faith development of undergraduate students.

The role requires the ability to provide both pastoral care and spiritual guidance to students and others in the University community. Additionally, each Campus Minister maintains responsibility for administering a specific departmental program.

A key responsibility for this position is management of the department’s Arrupe Service and Immersion Program (“Arrupe”). The program introduces students to key tenants of Catholic Social Teaching through a year-long formation process that includes a winter-break trip abroad.

Pertinent responsibilities include developing, improving, and maintaining overall infrastructure for Arrupe; integrating Ignatian spirituality and Catholic Social Teaching principles into programming; establishing and developing relationships with partner organizations abroad; facilitating the recruitment and selection of participants; overseeing the selection and ongoing formation of student leaders and adult mentors (faculty, staff, and graduate students involved in the program); managing program budgets and fundraising campaigns, and supervising two graduate assistants.


  • Knowledge base in theology, pastoral ministry, and the social sciences

  • Affinity and appreciation of the University’s mission as a Jesuit Catholic institution

  • Ability to develop rapport with diverse groups

  • Strong organizational, administrative, and budget skills

  • Conversational Spanish is preferred

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Campus Minister - University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
Date Posted: May 21, 2019

St. Joseph University Parish, a vibrant and welcoming faith community located in Buffalo, NY, is seeking a dynamically engaging and creative peer “college missioner” to evangelize the SUNY at Buffalo (UB) South Campus and Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences community as a Campus Minister through our “UB - St. Joe’s Catholic Campus Ministry” outreach.

The Campus Minister serves as part of our Parish staff and works in conjunction with the Pastor and other Campus Ministers in offering an energetic and welcoming pastoral outreach and accompaniment to collegians. The Campus Minister accomplishes this ministry by serving the University community’s spiritual formation through developing and animating effective programming, fellowship opportunities, retreats, service and immersion experiences, as well as empowering student leadership.

The full-time, 12-month Campus Minister works in conjunction with the Newman Center at the SUNY at Buffalo (UB) North Campus - together providing for the Sacramental, pastoral, and spiritual care to the 30,000 UB students and the larger University at Buffalo community.

• A competitive, full-time salary (hourly non-exempt) and benefit package provided.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Theology, Religious Studies, or related field or equivalent experience in college ministry;

  • Master’s Degree in Pastoral Studies/Ministry, Theology, or Divinity is preferred.

  • Practicing Roman Catholic with an understanding and commitment to the Roman Catholic Church and its teachings.

  • Experience accompanying college students or young adults with knowledge of their psychological, pastoral, and spiritual needs is necessary.

  • Competency in theological reflection, prayer, group facilitation, and Roman Catholic Church ritual.

  • Great communication skills and proficiency in use of social media and online presence as well as possess excellent organizational and project management skills.

  • Energetic and self-motivated individual who can work independently and collaboratively as a part of a team.

  • Ability to work flexible schedule including nights and weekends.

  • Evidence a passion and desire to minister to and with young adults.

  • Creativity, flexibility, and a good sense of humor are essential.

Please send cover letter including salary requirements, resume, and three current references to: Lynn Cercone, Business Manager, St. Joseph University Parish, 3269 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, or email Review of applications and scheduling of interviews will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church is an equal opportunity employer. The selection, training and advancement and terms and conditions of employment are conducted without regard to race, sex, color, age, national origin, veteran status, marital status, religion, genetic history or disability. Active membership in the Roman Catholic Church, in this position, is required.

Assistant Director of Campus Ministry for Social Justice and Community Outreach - Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Date Posted: May 21, 2019

The successful candidate will advise signature Campus Ministry programs including Midnight Run, a 30-year student led initiative to address hunger and homeless by service and accompaniment with poor communities in the city of Milwaukee. Other areas of responsibility include: weekly Soup with Substance; Border Awareness Experience, Ignatian Family Teach, justice education in collaboration with stakeholders.

This position is an integral witness to Catholic identity and Jesuit ideals in campus ministry at Marquette University. The successful candidate will collaborate, consult, and support campus ministers as they address justice issues, Catholic Social Teaching, and service in their area of ministerial responsibility. The successful candidate will create structured opportunities to learn and reflect on justice issues in light of the Gospel and through the lens of Catholic Social Teaching. The Assistant Director reports to the Director of Campus Ministry. This is a 10-month position.

Minimum requirements include:

  • Master’s Degree in process, Theology, Pastoral Ministry, or related field;

  • Two years of campus ministry experience or related work;

  • Working knowledge of Catholic Social Teachings, social movements, and current issues of social justice;

  • Strong written and oral communication skills and the ability to make reasoned decisions;

  • Functional knowledge and understanding of the workings of administration in the university;

  • Functional understanding of the community and social services;

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.

Please apply through the Marquette University online employment site at:

Campus Minister – Michigan State University,
East Landing, Michigan
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

St. John Catholic Student Center serves Michigan State University students, faculty, staff and local community members as a part of the St. Thomas Aquinas Parish. MSU has the third largest student population in the Big Ten and is known for its agricultural research, three medical schools, study abroad programs, football and basketball teams, and its beautiful campus. St. John’s offers five Masses each Sunday, mentors students in 15 internships in various parish ministries, fall and spring retreats that frequently are capped at 100 students, and has a dynamic Alternative Spring Break program that serves five locations across the United States. We strive to nurture a vibrant culture of discipleship with openness to Christian vocations and service to the world.

Position Responsibilities:
1. Develop outreach to each region of campus by mentoring a team of student leaders who will organize small faith studies in residence halls and facilitate campus evangelization events.
2. Mentor the College Men’s Group and develop special programs or outreach to Catholic Spartan men.
3. Assist with retreats and Alternative Spring Break trips.
4. Provide spiritual guidance to undergraduate students.
5. Report to the Director of Campus Ministry and participate in periodic performance reviews.
6. Position will begin July 22, 2019 but may require a few meetings prior to that date to facilitate the hiring process.
7. The campus minister may have other duties assigned by the Director of Campus Ministry or Pastor.

In time, the campus minister may grow into direct supervision of either the retreat program or the ASB program, depending on their areas of interest. Once the campus minister has settled into their role on our team, there will be opportunities to develop new programs that are of personal interest to the campus minister.

Compensation: Highly competitive entry level salary with full benefits and professional development funding appropriate to a masters-level lay ecclesial minister will be provided.

1. MA in Catholic Theology, Pastoral Ministry, Evangelization, Catechetics or related fields.
2. Strong skills in oral and written communication, technology and social media, leadership and conflict resolution, one-on-one counseling and mentorship of students.
3. Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holy days.
4. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment, while contributing to the implementation of our campus ministry and parish strategic plans.
5. Ability to organize all aspects of a program (timeline, strategy, recruitment of volunteers, assembly of materials, advertising, management of budget and evaluation of event).
6. Ability to maintain proper ministerial boundaries with college students.

1. Two years of supervised experience in a college campus ministry, parish or Catholic non-profit ministry setting.
2. Dynamic, visionary goals for evangelization and spiritual formation of young adults.

Submit a letter of interest, resume or CV, and full contact information for three professional references via email to More information about St. John Catholic Student Center may be found here: or Deadline: May 24, 2019 *Applicants will be evaluated and phone interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis.

University Chaplain (full time or part time) - Salve Regina University, Newport, Rhode Island
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

Salve Regina University, a four year liberal arts Catholic University founded by the Sisters of Mercy, is seeking a full-time or part time Catholic Chaplain. The chaplain, in conjunction with the director of the Mercy Center for Spiritual Life and the campus ministers, fosters the liturgical, spiritual, personal and social development of the university community. Faithful to the Catholic tradition and our Mercy heritage, the chaplain reaches out to people of all faiths on campus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Liturgical and Spiritual Life

  • Assume primary responsibility for the sacramental life of the University community.

  • Deliver engaging homilies that are relevant to college students and that challenge and encourage the community to participate deeply in a life of faith and service.

  • Provide pastoral counseling and/or spiritual direction as requested by members of the University community.

  • Respond to expressed needs for scripture study, small faith communities or benediction as is possible.

  • Preside at University functions such as convocation, memorial services, commencement, blessings and so on.

Campus Outreach

  • Be a known and active presence on campus.

  • Prioritize the formation of working relationships with athletics, student affairs (resident assistants, peer mentors, Student Government Association, etc.), faculty and staff.

Campus Ministry

  • Collaborate with the staff of the Mercy Center in the planning and implementation of programs, events and retreats as time allows.

  • Collaborate in the training and formation of student leaders and ministers.

  • Be responsive to social issues on campus and globally and promote the social justice teachings of the Church.


  • We seek a Roman Catholic priest in good standing who can relate pastorally to university students, faculty and staff and who will promote and uphold the mission of Salve Regina University, the charism of the Mercy Sisters and the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.

  • Candidate must possess excellent preaching and pastoral skills.

  • Previous experience in campus ministry or with college students is desirable.

  • This position requires that the person demonstrate public relations skills and initiative in approaching tasks, be able to organize work assignments, demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively with administrators, faculty, staff and students, be able to interpret Diocesan policies, and be able to creatively involve others in liturgical celebrations.

  • Personal computer knowledge is desirable.

  • This position requires availability in cases of emergency.

  • All applicants must have the approval of his Bishop and/or Religious Superior to apply.

Candidates must apply on-line and provide the following:
a. A cover letter detailing your interest and relevant experiences to this position.
b. A resume
c. Information for two references

Applicants must be currently living within the continental United States. Pre-employment background checks are required of successful candidates. A review of submissions will be on going until the position is filled. This is a full-time 12-month position. A part-time position is negotiable.

Salve Regina University offers generous benefits to eligible employees including health and dental coverage, life insurance, long-term disability, 403B plan, tuition benefits and more. Salve Regina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University actively seeks diversity among its employees. URL:

University Minister for Faith Formation - University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

The University Minister for Faith Formation is a 12-month position and promotes the University’s Catholic, Jesuit and Mercy mission by working collaboratively to make available to the community opportunities for worship, prayer, retreat and pastoral care. The University Minister is a model to students of faith in action and encourages students to know, love and serve God and each other.


  • A sincere commitment to operate within the university’s Catholic, Jesuit and Mercy mission and traditions

  • Commitment to a personal ongoing faith formation and social justice

  • A full understanding of the liturgical practices of the Roman Catholic Church

  • Preferred experience with young adult ministry or equivalent work experiences

  • Preferred higher education experience

  • Strong budgetary, organizational and communication skills

  • Ability to work occasional evenings and weekends.

Education and/or Experience

  • Master's degree (M. A.) or equivalent in Theology, Pastoral Studies, Divinity or related field

  • At least three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Licenses: A valid motor vehicle license

To be considered for the first round of interviews, application and supplementary materials must be submitted online by June 16, 2019. Visit the website for more information and to apply online. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at

Campus Minister - The College of St. Scholastica,
Duluth, Minnesota
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

The Campus Minister helps The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) remain faithful to our Catholic Benedictine heritage, our students’ spiritual lives and the Gospel values and to provide opportunities for students to engage in their own spiritual journeys as a foundation for living value-oriented ethically sound lives.


  • Plan and implement opportunities for spiritual practice and spiritual development of students and foster faith communities among students to include: coordinate ecumenical worship and prayer opportunities; provide opportunities for spiritual development through retreats, small groups, and reflection experiences; and be available to meet with individual students who wish to discuss matters of spiritual life and values.

  • Along with Campus Ministry Team, provide leadership, vision and direction for Campus Ministry.

  • Provide regular opportunities for students to learn about Catholic Social Teaching and use it as a tool for reflection and action.

  • Develop opportunities for students to engage in vocational discernment through meaning and purpose exploration.

  • Develop opportunities for students to engage in interfaith education and collaboration across diverse religious perspectives.

  • Coordinate opportunities for students to engage in service and social justice efforts which are responsive to Catholic Social Teaching and the needs of students.

  • Provide resources, guidance and leadership for students to engage in volunteer service.

  • Recruit, train and supervise student leaders to provide program support and leadership.

  • Recruit students for active participation in campus ministry programs.

  • Be present throughout the College and at campus events (athletics, recitals, plays, concerts) for the enhancement of relational ministry.

  • Respond to pastoral needs of students through hospital visits, attendance at memorial services, funerals and/or wakes.


  • Bachelor’s degree and 2 years’ experience in a ministry position; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Must understand and value Catholic teaching and practices, and have knowledge of mainline Protestant and non-denominational traditions.

  • Ability to work well with students of diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds, including students who do not affiliate with religious and/or spiritual traditions.

  • Ability to enliven concern and enthusiasm within college community for our Catholic Benedictine heritage and values.

  • Demonstrated leadership and mentorship skills required.

  • Ability and willingness to make presentations; e.g. presiding/preaching at prayer services, classrooms, workshops, orientations.

  • Strong cross-cultural interpersonal skills required in order to effectively interact with faculty, staff, students, and the Benedictine community as well as off campus Duluth community.

  • Commitment to one’s personal spiritual growth and self-care.

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule with regular evening/weekend hours and student service trips and/or conferences.

  • Creative, innovative thinking

The College of St. Scholastica is a thriving independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, extended campuses throughout Minnesota and vibrant online programs that attract learners from around the world. Since 1912, CSS has been preparing students for responsible living and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded. CSS serves an enrollment of over 4,000 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs throughout six schools— nursing, arts and letters, business and technology, education, health sciences, and sciences. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks CSS among the best colleges and universities in the region for academic excellence and in 2018 Money magazine included St. Scholastica as a top “best colleges for your money” based on educational quality, affordability and alumni earnings.

For more information and to apply, visit

Campus Minister – University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

St. Mary Student Parish (SMSP), located in Ann Arbor, Mich., and staffed by priests of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits), is seeking a full-time campus minister to work in the areas of faith doing justice and alternative spring break. This is a ten-month, salaried position with non-traditional hours including nights and weekends. The position will begin August 1, 2019.

1. Masters of Divinity, Pastoral Theology, or equivalent preferred
2. Experience working as a leader
3. Knowledge of and passion for Ignatian Spirituality
4. Familiarity with Catholic Social Teaching
5. Practicing Catholic, participating in the liturgical life of the Church, and demonstrating a high level of professional and ethical conduct
6. Willingness to work non-traditional hours including nights and weekends
7. Self-motivated, flexible, and personable

Please send cover letter and resume to Brittany Tobias, St. Mary’s Student Parish, 331 Thompson Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. 

Director of Campus Ministries - Marymount University,
Arlington, Virginia
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

Marymount University seeks an experienced and talented Catholic professional to serve as the Director of Campus Ministry. Reporting to the Vice President for Student Affairs, the position provides strategic leadership in the development, assessment/evaluation and provision of student co-curricular and extra –curricular activities that are inclusive of a variety of Catholic and non-Catholic religious traditions. The successful candidate will stimulate interfaith and interreligious dialogue.

The responsibilities include celebrating the Catholic and RSHM traditions that inspire the institution. The Director demonstrates leadership through collaboration with the University Chaplain, the Division of Student Affairs Leadership efforts/initiatives, and other units across campus.

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university founded by the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary in 1950. The University emphasizes intellectual curiosity, service to others, and a global perspective. A Marymount education grounded in the liberal arts, promotes career preparation, and provides opportunities for personal and professional growth. Consistently rated #1 or 2 among regional universities in the South for its diverse student body, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university’s location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources and international, cultural, and ethnic diversity of the nation’s capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

A successful Catholic candidate will have:

  • Master’s Degree in Theology, Student Affairs, Higher Education, or Campus Ministry related field of study.

  • Certified Campus Ministers or those pursuing certification will be given preference.

  • Candidates will have a minimum of five years of Campus Ministry related experience with demonstration of gradually increasing responsibility and leadership.

  • Expertise with digital media, communication, campus ministry, spiritual mentoring, and college student development is preferred.

Please apply via our website for more information and to apply.

Director of Campus Ministry - Saint Martin’s University,
Lacey, Washington
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

Saint Martin’s University, a small Benedictine University outside of Olympia, Washington, seeks a full-time Director of Campus Ministry. An ideal candidate will have solid pastoral experience, an ability to offer campus-wide leadership in matters of faith and justice, a capacity to provide vision for and administration of a dynamic Campus Ministry department, and a heart for serving young adults in a higher education context.

Saint Martin’s University is an independent four-year, Catholic, coeducational university located on a 380-acre wooded campus in Lacey, Washington. Established in 1895 by the Catholic Order of Saint Benedict, the University is one of 18 Benedictine colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, and the only one west of the Rocky Mountains. Saint Martin’s University prepares students for successful lives through all its majors and graduate programs spanning the liberal arts, business, education, and engineering. Saint Martin’s welcomes students from many ethnic and religious backgrounds to its main campus, and more to its extension campuses located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

A Master’s Degree (Divinity, Theology, Pastoral Studies, or related field) and three years of experience in Catholic ministry are required. Full job description and application information available on our website.

To be considered for this position, please visit the website for more information and to apply.

Campus Minister - Saint Viator High School,
Arlington Heights, Illinois
Date Posted: May 14, 2019

Saint Viator High School in Arlington Heights, Ill. is seeking a full-time Campus Minister effective August 15, 2019, for the 2019-2020 school year. The Campus Minister has a hands-on role with Catholic retreats, liturgies, service and faith leadership development. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a major or minor in theology, philosophy or a related field, and be able to support the school mission of proclaiming Jesus Christ and raising up communities where faith is lived, deepened and celebrated. This is a nine-month position with responsibilities during and after the school day and on various weekends.


  • Experience working in a Catholic high school, mission, and/or retreat center environment.

  • Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.

  • Ability to successfully manage several tasks simultaneously.

  • Ability to work flexible hours and weekends as needed.

  • Comfort and proficiency in leading prayer in both large and small group settings.

  • Desire to approach high school-based ministry in a way that honors the heritage of Saint Viator while also creating new and engaging opportunities for students.

  • A commitment to service and a witness to a lived faith.

To apply, submit your cover letter, resume and a list of three professional references to Mrs. Nancy Devroy by email at or postal mail at Saint Viator High School, 1213 East Oakton, Arlington Heights, IL 60004.

Director of Campus Ministry – Chaminade University,
Honolulu, Hawaii
Date Posted: May 13, 2019

Chaminade University of Honolulu, the only Catholic university in Hawaii, is seeking a Director of Campus Ministry. The Director of Campus Ministry will be responsible for coordinating the work of the campus ministry team (two full-time, 10-month campus ministers and a part-time university chaplain) to deliver a dynamic program of faith and service development for a very diverse (ethnically and religiously) student body. Rooted in our Catholic and Marianist identity, Chaminade University seeks to transform students who in turn are prepared to make lasting contributions to transforming our world. Campus ministry offers a wide variety of programs for the entire university community. The student retreat offerings (New Student Retreat, Awakening, Men’s and Women’s Retreat) and a vibrant service program rooted in Catholic Social Teaching, augment a dynamic liturgical experience. Ongoing faith formation for all students is a primary focus for the Campus Ministry team. RCIA and opportunities for students to form Marianist Lay Communities are offered through Campus Ministry. The Director of Campus Ministry coordinates all aspects of the program and works with the team to deliver programming and experiences with the goal of providing on going faith formation. The Director of Campus Ministry must have a dynamic vision for evangelization and spiritual formation of young adults and be able to communicate that vision to other members of the university community.


• A practicing Roman Catholic.

  • A Master's degree in Theology, Pastoral Ministry, or a related field is required along with a demonstrated ability to incorporate Catholic tradition into ministry.

  • Three years of professional ministerial experience in a campus, parish, Catholic non-profit ministry setting or other ministry type environment.

  • Experience with planning liturgies (Eucharist, prayer services) and coordinating various liturgical ministers (musicians, priests, readers, extraordinary Eucharistic ministers, etc.) is essential.

  • Able to traverse hills, stoop, bend, climb stairs and lift approximately 20lbs.

  • Valid driver's license.

Preferred Administrative and Pastoral Skills/Experience
• The ability to address large groups of people and to effectively communicate and educate on issues pertinent to Catholic and ecumenical values and traditions.
• Leadership ability as well as the ability to lead a diverse team.
• The ability to mentor and advise multiple teams of student leaders concurrently.
• Ability to organize all aspects of a program (timeline, strategy, recruitment of volunteers, assembly of materials, advertising, management of budget and evaluation of event).
• Familiarity and compliance with accepted norms for ministry with young adults.
• Familiarity with or willingness to learn and incorporate the Characteristics of Marianist Universities and Characteristics of Marianist Administration into the work of Campus Ministry.
• Ecumenical work experience in a ministry setting preferred
• Ability to communicate effectively verbally, in writing, and over the telephone.

Please apply online at Chaminade University Employment Opportunities:

Rector – University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
Date Posted: May 13, 2019

The University of Notre Dame ( is accepting applications for a Rector. The Rector serves as the primary pastoral leader, chief administrator, community builder and University resource for 31 single-sex undergraduate halls. The Rector has a special and unique responsibility to foster Christian community within the residential communities, inspired and informed by Notre Dame's Catholic, Holy Cross tradition. This position is responsible for the well-being and development of all residents, including members of Hall Staff, and assists students in the integration of their intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual formation. The current Rector cohort includes priests of the Congregation of Holy Cross, women from other religious orders, and single lay women and men. The Rector position is a live-in, full time position, which is 10 months in the undergraduate halls (with new Rectors arriving early for orientation and training). The position offers full-time benefits, including a retirement plan, a furnished apartment and a meal plan.

The Rector position can be categorized into 4 main areas:

  • Practicing Catholic who serves as an active and visible witness to Catholic identity, mission and values

  • Serve as active witness of a committed Christian Ensure opportunities for vibrant Catholic worship

  • Collaborate to design opportunities to integrate faith

  • Establish a “ministry of presence”

  • Provide pastoral care and counseling

  • Meet 1:1 with first year students

  • Reach out to marginalized or vulnerable students

  • Mediate conflict resolution among residents and with parents

  • Employ crisis management with students of concern

  • Implement discipline consistent with University standards


  • Attend meetings for supervision and professional development

  • Partner with Housing Operations to complete assignments

  • Recruit, train, coach, mentor and develop residential staff

  • Participate in the annual Hall Staff Formation

  • Design hall specific training for Hall Staff

  • Serve in a rotation of three Head Staff on duty per hall

  • Create policies and procedures for the residential community

  • Oversee stewardship of finances

  • Collaborate on repair/maintenance of the facility

  • Write letters of recommendations for residents


  • Know all residents by name

  • Provide opportunities for Hall Staff team bonding

  • Conduct regular town hall meetings

  • Establish expectations for RAs to conduct section meetings

  • Create opportunities to interact informally with residents

  • Develop in-hall orientation program to welcome new students

  • Reach out in intentional ways to disconnected students

  • Create opportunities to highlight and celebrate diversity

  • Support development of signature events unique to each hall

  • Design programming aimed at integrated development

  • Collaborate with Priest-in-Residence and/or Faculty-in-Residence


  • Serve as the liaison for faculty, staff and parents

  • Acquire and enhance understanding of University resources

  • Communicate information and make referrals for residents

  • Collaborate with Student Affairs departments and critical University partners

  • Share information with the Deputy Title IX Coordinator and CARE Team as needed

  • Accumulate data and compile reports

  • Serve as a member of annual task groups or committees

  • Engage voluntary and/or paid second appointments

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Theology, Higher Education, Counseling or a related field

  • At least three years of experience in a related field such as pastoral ministry, education, student personnel or counseling (*LI-POST )

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of the structure, mission, and values of institutions of Catholic higher education

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in higher education with faculty, staff and students

  • Knowledge of student life issues

  • Supervisory experience, particularly training and coordinating volunteers

  • Effective interpersonal skills, including a willingness to create a welcoming environment for all people

  • Ability to design, coordinate, implement and evaluate programs with and for students

  • Capacity to manage stress and maintain personal and emotional stability in a demanding work environment

  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral, with a facility for public speaking

  • Strong organizational skills, with a demonstrated attention to detail

  • Competent with technology (MS Office Suite, including Word, Excel, Outlook, Google Suite) and ability to learn new systems

The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it! This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement
The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).


  • Master’s degree in Theology, Higher Education, Counseling or a related field

  • At least three years of experience in a related field such as pastoral ministry, education, student personnel or counseling

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of the structure, mission, and values of institutions of Catholic higher education

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in higher education with faculty, staff and students

  • Knowledge of student life issues

  • Supervisory experience, particularly training and coordinating volunteers

  • Effective interpersonal skills, including a willingness to create a welcoming environment for all people

  • Ability to design, coordinate, implement and evaluate programs with and for students

  • Capacity to manage stress and maintain personal and emotional stability in a demanding work environment

  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral, with a facility for public speaking

  • Strong organizational skills, with a demonstrated attention to detail
    Competent with technology (MS Office Suite, including Word, Excel, Outlook, Google Suite) and ability to learn new systems

Please apply online at For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.

Campus Minister for Music Ministry and Faith Formation – St. John’s University, Queens, New York
Date Posted: April 24, 2019

St. John’s University has an open position for a Campus Minister for Music Ministry and Faith Formation in the Department of University Ministry on the Queens campus. This position will require the candidate to have a strong academic and pastoral background in the facilitation of choir direction, piano and organ accompaniment, liturgy planning, spiritual development and direction of young adults.


  • Master’s degree in Theology, Pastoral Ministry or Music is preferred.

  • Strong knowledge and ministry experience of Roman Catholic faith and traditions and ability to promote the Vincentian spirituality in cultivating the faith life of a diverse, interfaith campus community.

  • Strong academic and pastoral background in the facilitation of choir direction, piano and organ accompaniment, liturgy planning, spiritual development and direction of young adults.

  • Experience and ability to coordinate and lead a variety of faith formation and prayer experiences. 

For the full position description and consideration, submit your resume and cover letter online by May 16, 2019. To apply click here.

Associate Director of Campus Ministry: Service, Social Justice & Evangelization – Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
Date Posted: March 8, 2019
Applications accepted to May 30

The Associate Director of Campus Ministry, Coordinator of Service, Social Justice, & Evangelization for the Catholic Student Center (CSC) at Washington University in St Louis will help drive the mission of the CSC by overseeing the formation of student’s Christian conscience and ongoing engagement with the CSC community through service immersion opportunities, Catholic Social Teaching education, small group coordination, peer ministry, retreats, and discipleship. This role will report to the Director of Campus Ministry and work in collaboration with the Campus Ministry Team and broader CSC staff and community.

It is the responsibility of every campus minister to help achieve the mission of the CSC which is “a house of Catholic formation and a community of hospitality to students of all faiths. The CSC strives - through education, service, and a worshipping community that seeks to know and become Christ - to form students intellectually, morally, socially, and spiritually according to the wisdom of the Catholic Church, so that they become active participants in parish life and moral and spiritual leaders in Church and society for the 21st century.”

This campus minister position will serve as a key resource for students focused on three primary areas of Ministry:

  1. Service Learning.  Encourage students to become volunteers and activists of change and progression. Create opportunities for service and community engagement in St Louis, in the U.S., and abroad. Forming students to become the hands and feet of Christ to those in need.

  2. Social Justice. Help expose students to social justice issues thru discussions and experiences that ignite their passion for social justice. Expose students to the principles of Catholic Social Teaching.

  3. Evangelization. Form students as disciples and train them to share their love of God and Church within trusting relationships.

Key Responsibilities

  1. General Campus Ministry Duties (25%)

    • Regular Sunday Mass and weekday Mass duties as shared by Campus Ministry team.

    • Attendance at CSC programs as required by Campus Ministry staff.

    • General outreach to students on campus through one-on-ones and pastoral formation.

    • Other various campus ministry duties as requested and assigned.

  2. Service Learning (20%)

    • Coordinate all efforts to provide regular service opportunities in the St. Louis area for our students so that they can be the hands and feet of Christ.

    • Provide service reflection experiences that help students process their service experiences in the context of the Gospels.

    • Coordinate a weekend urban plunge experience that gives students a local immersive service learning opportunity

    • Coordinate the alternative domestic spring break service trip (SBST). Recruit students for the trip and supervise and mentor the CSC intern who assists with the trip. Organize preparatory team meetings that provide Catholic Social Teaching education.

  3. Educating for Justice (20%)

    • Provide opportunities for learning about Catholic Social Teaching so that our students’ Christian conscience will be formed. Continue monthly discussion called Drexel Dialogues.

    • Connect social justice principles to service that students are participating in through campus organizations.

    • Provide social justice reflections and resources for various groups such as RCIA, retreats, staff, and opportunities on campus.

    • Serve as a liaison to the student group on campus called “Students For Life”, providing a “seamless garment” approach for their formation.

  4. Evangelization (20%)

    • Coordinate and recruit leaders for our “Core Communities” faith sharing groups.

    • Provide training and support for Core Community leaders

    • Coordinate the SALT (Service and Leadership Training) initiative which forms discipleship type relationships between students and campus ministers.

    • Provide evangelization resources for campus ministry staff

    • Coordinate dormitory outreach efforts to undergrads in collaboration with CSC interns and Catholic Student Union.

  5. El Salvador Agape Service Immersion Program (15%)

    • Recruit student participants and a student leader for a winter break immersion trip to our sister community in El Salvador.

    • Prepare and plan with the student leader fall semester personal and group formation that is central to the program in preparation for the trip.

    • Lead the winter break service immersion trip

    • Lead spring semester individual and group processing and integration of experience in to daily lives

    • Maintain regular communication with organizations and communities in El Salvador


  • Graduate Level Degree in ministry or related field preferred

  • Two years of ministry experience or experience in related field involving pastoral care or education.

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong content development and presentation / training delivery skills

  • Technically savvy, especially with digital tools such as Google calendar, Google drive, Gmail, and social media.

  • Project or program planning and management experience

  • Highest level of professional and ethical conduct

  • Available to work evenings and weekends occasionally

Please send your resume to the Catholic Student Center at Washington to Troy Woytek at Upon reception of your resume we will send you the application. Rolling applications until May 30, 2019.