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Director of Campus Ministry (Hampden-Sydney College and Longwood University)

The Catholic Diocese of Richmond is seeking a Director of Campus Ministry to serve the Catholic Campus Ministries at Hampden-Sydney College and Longwood University in Farmville, VA.

Hampden-Sydney College is a private, men’s college with an enrollment of roughly 1,000 students.  It is tenth oldest institution of higher education in the United States, in continuous operation since 1775.  Longwood University is a public, liberal arts school with an undergraduate enrollment of 4,500 students.  The Director of Campus Ministry is responsible for the development, implementation, and oversight of a comprehensive campus ministry program for the students of Hampden-Sydney College and Longwood University.  Furthermore, these responsibilities include developing student leaders, pastorally responding to student needs, and overseeing student programs and activities.  Additionally, the Director oversees financial accounts, serves as the liaison between the local Catholic parish, furthers development efforts, and builds interfaith relationships among the other campus ministries.

Qualifications: Must be a practicing Catholic in good standing.  A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required with a master’s degree preferred (in a relevant field).  3-5 years of prior experience in pastoral work, preferably campus ministry.

This is a full-time exempt position on a salary basis.  Salary is commensurate with experience and diocesan pay scale.

Interested candidates should please send a cover letter, resume, and Diocesan Application to Catherine Carney, HR Recruiter, at