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Job Opportunity

Campus Ministry

Director of Campus Minister

Saint Xavier University

Chicago, IL

Saint Xavier University in Chicago is seeking a Director of Campus Ministry to administer its campus pastoral ministry outreach. The ideal candidate brings 2 -5 years in Campus Ministry and possesses a significant understanding of the needs and spiritual development of young adults. A strong commitment to ministering to a diverse student population within a Catholic university context is essential. As a pastoral leader, the Director oversees all aspects of University ministries to residential life students as well as spiritual growth programs for undergraduate commuter students. The director supervises the student peer ministry programs, three graduate student residence hall ministers, and sixteen undergraduate peer ministers. The Director also supervises and develops a four-year retreat program, the weekly Sunday night student Mass, and oversees the work of the Assistant Director of Campus Ministry to ensure student service opportunities and Spring Break Service Trips. The director will be an active Roman Catholic who possesses a Masters in Divinity, Pastoral Studies, or Theological Studies, The role is a full-time, exempt, twelve-month position.


Active Roman Catholic, Masters in Divinity, Pastoral Studies, or Theological Studies, experience in teen ministry, retreat ministry, ministry in higher education and young adult ministry preferred, understanding of the essentials of young adult ministry.