Campus Minister - Campion College

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Campion College at the University of Regina

Campion College seeks a qualified candidate to fill the position of Campus Minister. This full-time, permanent position includes a competitive salary and university benefits. This position reports directly to the President of Campion College; it provides oversight and direction for all Campus Ministry activities while serving to advance the Ignatian and Catholic identity and mission of the institution.

The qualified candidate will adhere to the Code of Ethics as outlined by the Canadian Catholic Campus Ministry network; he or she will represent Campion College in faith-based and secular contexts to the University of Regina, the Archdiocese of Regina, as well as the wider community.

The starting date for the Campus Minister position is July 1, 2018.

Primary Duties

 Promote the Ignatian and Catholic mission of Campion College, particularly within the realms of discernment and leadership.

 Collaborate with local Catholic groups and networks as well as ecumenical and interfaith partners such as Luther College at the University of Regina and the Regina Multi-Faith Forum.

 Promote spiritual development for students, staff, and faculty.

 Facilitate faith-based, sacramental, and liturgical formation programs.

 Plan and execute liturgical events in the Catholic tradition on weekdays and Sundays.

 Integrate the basic principles of Catholic social teaching throughout Campus Ministry.

 Develop and maintain a strong rapport with students, paying special attention to those with international and minority voices.

 Supervise and coordinate a team of peer support students.

 Deepen connections with global Jesuit and Catholic networks such as the Canadian Catholic Campus Ministry, the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities in Canada, and the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.

 Foster existing relationships with Indigenous communities, contributing to the implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action.

Preferred Qualifications

 The ideal candidate will hold a Master of Divinity (M.Div) degree, but consideration will be given to those with proven academic or experiential equivalencies.

 Practising Catholic with knowledge of Ignatian spirituality.

 Relevant experience with university students or young adults from diverse social, cultural, and religious backgrounds.

 Clear attention to detail, ability to think critically, and strong decision-making skills.

 Possession of valid driver’s licence.

 Familiarity with social media as well as oral and written fluency in English.

 Availability for evening and weekend service on campus and elsewhere.

About Campion College

Campion College is Canada’s only Jesuit undergraduate academic institution. Located in Regina, Saskatchewan and on Treaty 4 Territory, it is federated with the University of Regina and provides students with an opportunity to pursue undergraduate degrees in Arts and Sciences as well as in Media, Art, and Performance. The mission of Campion College is focused on the development of the whole person - intellectually, spiritually, socially - for service within society.

Application Process

Candidates should email a PDF of their cover letter and curriculum vitae as a single file to jeffrey [dot] burwellaturegina [dot] ca before the deadline of Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 12 pm, CST. An additional three letters of reference with pertinent contact information should be emailed directly from candidates’ referees to the email address above.

Campion College will begin reviewing applications at the deadline; the position is subject to budgetary approval.

Campion College values diversity and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, members of visible and non-visible minorities, and Indigenous persons.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information:

Dr. Jeffrey S. Burwell, SJ

Chair of the Campus Minister Search Committee

Campion College at the University of Regina

3737 Wascana Parkway

Regina, SK S4S 0A2

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