Catholic Chaplain - Brandeis University
Brandeis University
Brandeis University seeks to hire a Catholic Chaplain. The primary focus of the Catholic Chaplain is the spiritual and religious experience of Catholic students in the context of an exceptionally diverse student body. The position coordinates the liturgical life of the community and engages with students through programs and 1-1 pastoral care. The Catholic Chaplain is part of an interfaith team of chaplains in the Center for Spiritual Life, with whom they collaborate in service of the broader Brandeis community. This is a part time role. It is 17 hours a week for 40 weeks a year. Examples of Key Responsibilities: Serve as a mentor for students, offering opportunities for spiritual growth and 1-1 pastoral care Advise, collaborate with the Catholic Student Organization and empower student leadership Coordinate Sunday Mass in Bethlehem Chapel, including arranging priests, musicians and liturgical ministers Maintain Bethlehem Chapel, including ordering liturgical supplies Sustain relationships with long-time Waltham community members who attend Mass at Bethlehem Chapel Collaborate with colleagues as part of the Center for Spiritual Life Attend staff meetings Participate in periodic campus outreach efforts and interfaith events Offer compassionate, non-judgmental listening to all Brandeis students Contribute to social media and web presence for the Center Qualifications: BA (Ministry, Pastoral Care, Theology or related field preferred) required MDiv or MA, preferred 1-3 years related work experience
Posting Dates: 
06/15/2020 to 08/14/2020
Job Type: 
Part time
Job Category: 
Ministry, Non-Church
Contact Name: 
Lara Ericson
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