Website Gonzaga University

Jesuit, Catholic, Humanistic Liberal Arts University in the PNW

The University Ministry team supports Gonzaga University in fulfilling its Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic mission through campus ministry programming, pastoral and spiritual care, mission education, and formation for faith, spirituality, and leadership. A Coordinator II is a campus minister who contributes to this work by creating, sustaining, and evolving programming and engaging in student-focused relational ministry. The Coordinator II (Campus Minister) will also collaborate with the University Ministry Director to create and implement leadership formation with student leaders and ministerial formation with the University Ministry team. Finally, they will work collaboratively with the University Ministry team and other campus partners. The Coordinator II brings experience and formation in youth and/or college ministry and a deep desire to engage in the work of campus ministry.

Essential Functions 
Essential Function Category Title
Ministry and Leadership Formation Programming
% of time for section
20%
Function Details
Sustain and evolve faith-based leadership formation programming for student leaders
Engage relationally and build community within student leadership programming
Communicate with participants and speakers
Collaborate with Director to develop ministerial formation programming for students and University Ministry team
Maintain an understanding of contemporary skills and practices for professional ministry
Engage in program assessment
Essential Function Category Title
Retreat and Small Group Program Management
% of time for section
20%
Function Details
Create and/or Implement retreat programming
Create and/or Implement small group programming
Manage programming budget
Ability to facilitate faith-based small group conversations
Ability to lead events off-site at approved retreat locations
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
Communicate with participants
Engage in program assessment
Ensure University risk management policies are implemented in programming
Essential Function Category Title
Faith and Spiritual Development Program Management
% of time for section
20%
Function Details
Implement faith- and spirituality-based programming, especially with student leaders and University Ministry team
Collaborate with campus partners to implement spiritual development opportunities
Utilize principles of Ignatian Spirituality to inform program development
Engage the diverse spiritual and religious landscape of the Gonzaga University community to develop relevant programming
Essential Function Category Title
Spiritual Mentoring, Accompaniment, Direction
% of time for section
20%
Function Details
Maintain an understanding of basic theological tenets of Christianity and the spectrum of denominational differences, especially familiarity with Catholicism and the range of expressions of the Catholic faith
Maintain regular practice of personal faith and prayer life
Ability to articulate personal experience and expression of faith
Model strong pastoral skills and engage in development of pastoral skills with University Ministry team
Nurture strong interpersonal skills and cultivate practice of listening
Engage in student-focused practice of relational ministry
Engage and build relationships with varied and diverse populations
Essential Function Category Title
Prayer and Worship Experiences
% of time for section
5%
Function Details
Develop skills and knowledge to utilize Ignatian Spirituality in prayer and worship experiences across campus
Lead student-focused prayer and worship experiences for the department and the broader university community
Utilize personal prayer life to inform leadership of prayer and worship experiences
Other Functions 
Other Functions
Other duties, as assigned.

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