Coordinator of Peer Ministry

Saint Paul, Ramsey County
Jul 30, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs

The University of St. Thomas Campus Ministry invites applications for a Temporary Coordinator of Peer Ministry.


The Coordinator of Peer Ministry will be directly responsible for the development and implementation of the Student Peer Ministry program. The Coordinator of Peer Ministry will be responsible for the recruitment and formation of student peer ministers including training and supervision. This person will work collaboratively with colleagues in Campus Ministry and members of other university departments to develop leadership skills and qualities among the peer ministers.  This person will support and participate in other campus ministry retreats, liturgical celebrations spiritual formation activities and service projects as needed. This person will participate as a visible member of the campus ministry team and worshipping University community. They will perform other duties as assigned or requested. 


This is a full-time 10 month temporary position without benefits.  It may or may not be rehired or transitioned into a regular position.

Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree and four years of program administration experience.   Prefer Master’s Degree in Theology, Pastoral Ministry, or Student Affairs Leadership.  Three to five years of full-time experience in the administration of leadership, vocation, and/or ministry programs with college students preferred.


University employees in the Office of Campus Ministry must conduct themselves in a manner which is consistent with and supportive of the mission and purpose of the Roman Catholic Church and the mission, purpose, and Catholic identity of the University. This position does not require that the employee be a Catholic.


Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good.  The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.


In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires successful completion of a background screening.