The Lafayette Catholic School System is seeking qualified applicants for a Director of Campus Ministry for Central Catholic Jr.-Sr. High School. Under the supervision of the principal, the campus minister helps create an environment which encourages and guides all members to contribute to the Catholic identity of the campus and the formation of a faith community which responds to the spiritual needs of the students, teachers, staff and parents. In collaboration with the administration, faculty and staff, parents, students, and parishes, the campus minister brings to life the school’s spiritual growth, prayer, discipleship, sacramental experiences, social justice and preparation of leaders in service for the Church and society. Please visit www.lcss.org/about/workforlcss/ to apply.
Applicant must be a practicing Catholic, with an active sacramental and faith life, in good standing with the Church.
Hold a Bachelor degree (or higher) preferred in related field.
Has an in depth knowledge of Roman Catholic theology.
Demonstrates personal self-discipline, is adaptable and flexible in routine and unexpected situations
Has skills in communication, initiative, creativity, and problem solving
Able to work in a team setting and to collaborate inside and outside of department.
Utilizes effectively and appropriately 21st century technology
Able to build parent and student relationships.
Possesses a professionally calm and motivationally intense demeanor.
Reflects a balanced quality lifestyle (spiritually, physically, emotionally, and mentally), which is evidenced by personal habits.
Experience: Previous experience in campus ministry, youth ministry, social work or teaching at the junior/senior high level preferred.