The Director of Campus Ministry is a member of the administrative team responsible for all elements of liturgy, ministry and Catholic identity within the school. The Director of Campus Ministry directs retreat programs and works with other staff members to prepare all liturgies and prayer services, as well as providing pastoral care. The Director of Campus Ministry ensures that all operations of the school are in union with our Catholic teachings and faith.
Develop and execute an annual plan for campus ministry;
Oversee the planning of school liturgies;
Oversee planning of prayer services, confessions and other spiritual life assemblies;
Communicate with local clergy regarding services to Saint Mark’s;
Coordinate all vocation awareness activities;
Develop and manage a core team of faculty and staff (on stipend) to carry out department programs;
Develop, administer, and direct all retreat programs;
Develop, administer, and direct auxiliary programs for the greater Catholic community in alignment with our school vision and mission;
Develop and manage a core team of student peer ministers;
Provide pastoral support as requested by students, faculty, and staff;
Collaborate with guidance and other departments regarding specific pastoral needs/concerns of students;
Collaborate with diocesan schools and the Office of Youth Ministry to provide faith formation activities on campus and in partner schools and parishes;
The Director of Campus Ministry reports to the Principal.
This is a full-time, 12-month, exempt position that will include evening, weekend and overnight work.
Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in theology, ministry or related field; A degree in a different field may be considered with significance experience and/or alternative certifications or training in ministry
Five or more years of experience in a direct ministry setting – parish, school or university
Experience in retreat planning
Large event planning experience preferred
Must be an active member of a Catholic parish. A pastor’s letter is required
Additional Salary Information: This is a full-time, 12-month, exempt position that will include evening, weekend and overnight work. Excellent salary and benefits.
About Saint Mark's High School
Our vision: To serve as the premier center for education in ministry in the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington.
Our Mission: To Inspire young people to create a better world, one more pleasing to God and more helpful to others.
Located in the Pike Creek area of Wilmington, Delaware, Saint Mark's is a vibrant community of 600 students in grades 9-12. We've experienced growth of 20% over the last year and project similar growth for next year! NOW is the perfect time to join the Spartan team!