Carlow University invites
applications for the position of Campus Minister. The Campus
Minister provides leadership for and actively contributes to the ongoing
development, expression and reflection of the University’s Catholic, Mercy
heritage and culture in concert with and support of the Mission, Vision and
Values of the University. The Campus Minister is responsible for the oversight
and development of opportunities to assist members of the University community
(students, faculty and staff) in their spiritual growth and development through
the liturgical life of the campus community, through service, through response
to the Social Teachings of the Catholic Church and the Critical Concerns of the
Sisters of Mercy, encouraging active participation in
the creation of a just and merciful world.
- Plan and implement service and volunteer opportunities throughout
- Contribute to the creation of a vibrant liturgical life on campus.
- Participate in and contribute to university meetings, processes,
- Work collaboratively with the present Campus Minister, the
chaplain, the Director of Diversity Initiatives and Special Assistant to the
President for Mercy Heritage within the Center for Mercy Heritage and Service
and with the Director of Service Learning.
- Participate in University groups and events focused on the
Critical Concerns of the Sisters of Mercy.
- Act as the University liaison with the Justice Team of the Sisters
of Mercy of the Americas,
- Catholic Relief Services and the Institute for Global Labor and
- Collaborate with co-curricular departments and personnel in
providing and supporting the students’ university experience.
- Collaborate with the present Campus Minister in developing the
department budget and in maintaining the campus ministry portion of the web
- Hire and supervise work study students as needed and available.
- Represent Carlow at diocesan, regional and national meetings a
needed and appropriate
experience, skills, knowledge
- Demonstrate awareness and appreciation of the Catholic faith and
respect for other religious traditions
- Experience in campus ministry or a related field
- Strong written and verbal skills
- Strong computer application skills
- Ability to communicate through social media
- Ability to work flexible hours, including some evenings and
- Degree in theology, ministry or a related field
- Catholic Campus Ministry Association certification or the ability
to achieve it within two years
Carlow University employees commit
themselves to the highest standards of ethical conduct. They commit to
act with integrity, treat others with respect and dignity, carefully steward
the University's resources, avoid conflicts of interest or commitment, maintain
confidentiality, and to comply with legal and professional obligations.
Send cover letter and resume to HR3@carlow.edu.
Carlow University is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity employer by choice. We value diversity and we are
committed to the recruitment of underrepresented groups.