Jun 10, 2022

Campus Ministry - University

  • St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center
Full time Ministry, Campus

Job Description

Campus Minister

(Full Time)

The St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center strives to be a Home for many hearts to know the depth of God’s love and a School to form authentic witnesses to love, truth, and life. The campus minister helps to run programs, events, retreats, and pastoral care to college students

Campus Minister Responsibilities:

 Communication and Community Building

  • Communicates with the Director regarding liturgy and prayer services, retreats, and events.
  • Keeps social media platforms, website, and google calendars up-to-date.
  • Creates electronic flyers and advertisements that attract college students.
  • Supervises the student leaders that oversee different ministries.
  • Willingness to engage in a “ministry of presence” within the Newman Center and Campus, as well as offering open office hours to serve the need of the students.

Faith Formation

  • Receive training in Evangelical Catholic to accompany students through intentional discipleship, one on one meetings, and leading small group Bible studies.
  • Coordinate the formation process of candidates and catechumens, which would include teaching lessons and organizing other instructors.

Evangelization & Community Building

  • Provides student leaders with different evangelization opportunities on campus.
  • Oversees registered student organization with the University.
  • Communicates regularly with the University to make sure guidelines for advertisement and on-campus events are being met.


  • Help build teams for retreats each semester.
  • Train and manage team leaders and provide formation once a semester for college students.
  • Oversee beginning of the year freshman overnight retreat.
  • Organize retreat schedule and be present to manage retreats.
  • Coordinate retreat follow up with team leaders.

Events and Programing

  • Initiates students’ involvement and organizes events that coordinate with: Quad Day, Welcome Week, Family Weekend, Homecoming Week, Siblings Weekend, and Commencements.
  • Collaborates with Director and staff on weekly and annual events for students, families, alumni, and benefactors.
  • Partners with music ministry teams to ensure beautiful liturgies.
  • Organizes guest presentations for Advent and Lent.


  • Practicing Catholic and in good standing with the Church
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Open to flexible work schedule


If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume to Fr. Lucas at frlucas@stjpnc.org

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