Director of Campus Ministry

Employer: 
St. Michael's Catholic Academy
Contact Name: 
Paula Lopez
Email Address: 
hr@smca.com
Phone Number: 
(512) 328-2323
Job Description: 

Summary of Position:
St. Michael's Catholic Academy seeks an experienced Director of Campus who is involved in the community and dedicated to carrying out the mission of the school.

Duties: 

Job Details:
Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Serve students without a diagnosed disability, but who are struggling academically.

A. Forming a Faith Community
•Facilitates an atmosphere of Christian hospitality where all feel welcome, based on Catholic faith traditions and rituals
•Acknowledges and celebrates diversity within the school community and works to provide ecumenical services when needed
•Communicates regularly with the head of school, chaplain, faculty, staff, students, and parents regarding campus ministry activities, service learning, programs, and projects
•Works collaboratively with the administration and chaplain in the development of faith centered programs that involve Crusader Nation

B. Spiritual Growth
•Provides opportunities for others to deepen their relationship with Christ
•Organizes, plans and implements an effective retreat program for students that contributes to community building, faith development, evangelization, and leadership enrichment

C. Discipleship
•Organizes, motivates, and initiates various ministry-related programs with students, faculty, staff and parents
•Teaches the Discipleship Senior Leadership course providing intensive leadership training, peer ministry development, and personal growth

D. Prayer and Sacramental experiences
•Offers a variety of prayer experiences, both personal, communal, and seasonal
•Provides opportunities for students, staff and faculty to celebrate the Sacraments, especially the Eucharist and Reconciliation including penance services during Advent and Lent
•Coordinates liturgical celebrations including monthly school-wide or class Masses, daily Masses, and faculty Masses with the school chapel
•Organizes training for liturgical ministers; extraordinary ministers of the Eucharist, lectors, servers and all other students involved with liturgical celebrations
•Coordinates the use of the chapel

E. Social Justice
•Defines, coordinates, and implements Service-Learning Program for all grade levels
•Works with Theology Department to incorporate service-learning reflection into class curriculum
•Nurtures students in social consciousness based on the Gospels and Catholic Social Teachings
•Empowers work for justice and service
•Infuses the concepts of justice, peace, human dignity, and the integrity of creation into all aspects of ministry

F. Preparation of Leaders for the Church
•Encourages students to discern the vocation for which God has created them
•Provides opportunities for students to lead various activities to be prepared for vocation and leadership roles

Minimum Qualifications: 

Required Experience, Degree and Skills:
•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
•Utilizes effectively and appropriately 21st century technology
•Practicing Catholic with an active sacramental and faith-life
•Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred)
•Has or working toward Certification of Ministry
•Received Ethics & Integrity in Ministry Training and signed the Code of Professional Conduct
•Completed FBI fingerprint clearance
 

How to Apply: 

Send all resumes and cover letters to hr@smca.com