Director: Office of Spirituality, Service, and Social Justice

COLLEGE OF SAINT MARY   Omaha, NE   Full-time     Other
Posted on September 1, 2022
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Director: Office of Spirituality, Service, and Social Justice

College of Saint Mary strives to create a safe, inclusive educational environment where every person’s worth and dignity is valued and nurtured. Applicants representing diverse backgrounds and experiences are highly encouraged to apply.

 

Are you looking for a position where you are responsible for overseeing spiritual development, liturgical, and service opportunities for students?  If so, you might be a perfect fit for this position. The Director plays an integral role in developing a positive and involved campus community to promote student persistence and success.

 

Our Idea of a Perfect Candidate Is Someone Who Has:

  • Knowledge of Catholic teachings, theology, social teachings, and practices
  • Knowledge of social justice and justice advocacy
  • Knowledge of young adult and adult faith and spiritual development
  • Sensitivity to issues of women’s spirituality and commitment to developing women as leaders

 

Our Ideal Candidate’s Education and Experience Include:

  • Master’s degree strongly preferred in Pastoral Ministry, Divinity, Theology, or related field
  • At least two years of experience in Catholic campus ministry, parish youth, or young adult ministry, with experience on a college campus preferred

 

This Position:

  • Serves as leader in developing programming to foster spiritual reflection and faith development, a commitment to service, and an orientation towards social justice.
  • Creates and facilitates opportunities for students, faculty and staff to deepen their understanding of and engagement in Catholic Social Teaching and the Sisters of Mercy Critical Concerns.
  • Develops a peer ministry team of students to facilitate small faith-sharing groups for students
  • Coordinates and facilitates the alternative break trip program.
  • Serves as an advisor to the Campus Ministry service club; chairs the Spirt of Service Committee.
  • Plans justice advocacy events for the campus in coordination with the Office for Civic Engagement.
  • Plan and facilitate campus activities for Mercy Week. 
  • Coordinates with local priests to host Mass on weekdays and Sunday

 

Why You Want to Be on This Team:

  • You would be a part of a Mission-centered team, who work together to serve our community.
  • You would enjoy full-time benefits including health insurance, paid time off, tuition remission programs, 403(b) with employer match, employee wellness time, and more!
  • CSM is committed to supporting the work-life balance of its faculty and staff.

 

EOE