Campus Minister Fixed Term
Santa Clara University
Reporting to the Director of Campus Ministry, the Campus Minister will share in the pastoral leadership and service of the university community. This position will advance the department’s mission to foster the spiritual life of students by overseeing sacramental formation efforts, assistance with liturgical coordination, including multicultural celebrations and other pastoral duties as assigned.
Standard Hours (hours per week)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
1. Pastoral leadership and service
a. Provide pastoral support to students, regardless of religious affiliation. May include support during crisis, spiritual direction, general mentorship.
b. Participate in and help to lead Campus Ministry-sponsored campus events and programs.
2. Sacramental Formation
a. Accompany students in their development of faith, particularly for those who seek to explore the Roman Catholic tradition.
b. Coordinate the various aspects of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults for students.
c. Lead the Confirmation program for baptized and catechized Catholic students.
d. Develop faith formation opportunities that foster the sacramental life students in the Church
3. Liturgical Coordination
a. Coordinate the liturgical rites associated with the sacraments of initiation
b. Oversee Misas en Español,
c. Assist with multicultural celebrations, including but not limited to the Guadalupe Celebration
d. Assistance and coordination of prayer services (may include, but not limited to Reconciliation services, Lenten offerings, Memorial services)
e. University wide celebrations
4. Supervision and mentorship of students
a. Regular meetings with student interns to foster their learning and formation in ministry.
5. GENERAL GUIDELINES
a. Participates in the department’s ongoing efforts to carry out its mission, vision and strategic priorities.
b. Manage assessment of programs and events.
c. Responsible for outreach and recruitment efforts for related programs.
d. Oversee financial accountability for area budget.
6. Other duties as assigned
Provides Work Direction
Supervises student interns in related ministries and shares in the collective mentorship of student staff and volunteers.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The items below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities, education, and experience required or preferred.
This position requires the ability to effectively establish and maintain cooperative working relationships within a diverse multicultural environment.
Must be a Roman Catholic with a well-integrated faith and able to minister in a religiously diverse setting.
Familiarity with and experience in working with the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office.
a. Engagement with college students
b. Commitment to collaborative ministry
c. Commitment to ministry with a diverse student population
d. Experience with adult catechesis, preferred
e. Experience with liturgical planning and coordination, preferred
Education and/or Experience
Master Degree in Divinity, Theology or related field, required.
At least 2 years of ministerial experience (paid or volunteer), required.
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
This is a fixed term position, with possible extension based on budgetary and organizational needs. The preferred starting date is August 16, 2014, with an end date of June 30, 2015.
Review of applications will begin July 7, 2014.
To view the full job posting and apply for this position, go to https://jobs.scu.edu
About Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University is a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California’s Silicon Valley, offering its 8,800 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master’s, Ph.D., and law degrees.
Distinguished by the highest retention rate and ranked second among all master’s universities in the West by U.S. News and World Report, Santa Clara University is California’s oldest operating institution of higher-education. The University is focused on creating an academic community that educates citizens and leaders who will build a more just, humane, and sustainable world.
Santa Clara University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion, and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, and members of historically underrepresented groups. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability.
Santa Clara University annually collects information about campus crimes and other reportable incidents in accordance with the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. To view the Santa Clara University report, please go to the Campus Safety Services website at http://www.scu.edu/cs/. To request a paper copy please call Campus Safety at (408) 554-4441. The report includes the type of crime, venue, and number of occurrences.
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