St. Catherine's School is an Episcopal day school in Richmond, Virginia, founded in 1890 and enrolling 993 girls age 3-grade 12. Located on a 16-acre campus in the western part of the city, St. Catherine's Core Values include pursuing academic excellence, developing character, nurturing spiritual growth, celebrating individuals, and building community.
St. Catherine’s School seeks a School Chaplain to serve as the academic and spiritual leader of the School. The School Chaplain is a visible presence in the life of the school and is an integral part of the school community. The Chaplain serves on the Administrative Team as well as the Crisis Team. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Promoting the spiritual life of the school and serving as the custodian for our Episcopal School identity.
Leading the liturgical life of the school, including organizing and leading worship services.
Teaching academic courses in religion.
Providing pastoral care and counseling to members of the school community.
Supporting outreach programs that align with the school’s mission and provide opportunities for students to serve in the community.
Becoming involved in the education of girls as directed by the Head of School, including serving as a teacher, coach, or mentor.
Participating in the life of the diocese and of the wider church.
Interested candidates should apply online by submitting a resume, a statement of philosophy of ministry and professional references at www.st.catherines.org or follow the link to apply here.
St. Catherine’s School does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its hiring practices.
St. Catherine’s School seeks an ordained Episcopal priest, hold a Masters or other advanced degree, and have outstanding organizational and communications skills. The ideal candidate will have a vocation for school ministry and will combine a love of school life with a commitment to be a servant-leader. The ability to engage effectively with children, parents and faculty, with a firm faith commitment, and a respect for the religious to the traditions of others are necessary qualities for a candidate to possess. Additionally, the candidate must possess a collaborative spirit and be able to work effectively with musicians, student leaders, and members of the religion department to plan chapel services. The School Chaplain must also have his/her primary residence in metropolitan Richmond.
About St. Catherine's School
St. Catherine's School is an Episcopal day school in Richmond, Virginia, founded in 1890 and enrolling 993 girls age 3 through grade 12. Located on a 16-acre campus in the western part of the city, St. Catherine's core values include pursuing academic excellence, developing character, nurturing spiritual growth, celebrating individuals, and building community.