The Center for Spirituality and Social Justice (CSSJ) at St. Catherine University invites applications for a Catholic Priest Sacramental Minister. This is a part-time position working 5 hours per week. This position is responsible for the sacramental and pastoral support of the University community.
Responsibilities: • Work and plan with the Liturgist, serve as Sacramental Minister for the University (4 hours). • As a member of the CSSJ staff, participate in staffing meetings (1 hour).
To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University employment site to apply for this position. Applicants may also visit the St. Catherine University Human Resources office to submit an electronic application. We are located in Derham Hall, Room 8. Please include a cover letter addressing how you see yourself serving the St. Catherine University community based on the criteria listed. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment. For more information, contact Sr. Sharon Howell, CSJ. Review of applications will begin November 18, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled; however, priority will be given to complete applications received by November 15, 2019.
St. Catherine University 2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 EEO/Drug Free Workplace Employer Tobacco-Free Campuses
Our University is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit the HERC website.
Qualifications: • Ordained Catholic Priest in good standing with the Catholic Church, with faculties to minister within the Archdiocese of St. Paul/Minneapolis. • Demonstrated experience and interest in working with women and men of diverse cultural backgrounds, traditional-aged undergraduates, non-traditional aged undergraduate, and graduate students in individual and group settings. • Knowledge and understanding of scripture, Catholic identity (including Catholic Social Teaching), Christian spirituality, theology, and human growth and development. • Experience with the charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph, along with basic communication skills (especially listening), and retreat planning. • Knowledge of and experience in young adult faith formation and development • Preference for bilingual experience: Spanish, Hmong/SE Asian languages, French
St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable employees who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply. Consistent with the University’s commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their experience.
Internal Number: 20190085-STAFF
About St. Catherine University
St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation’s largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for both women and men. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls nearly 5,000 students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.