Head Chaplain

Baton Rouge, LA
Type: Clergy
Posted Jan 22, 2024
Job Title
Head Chaplain
Name of church or organization
Episcopal School of Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, LA
Job Description
Episcopal School of Baton Rouge seeks a dedicated, energetic, and empathetic ordained Episcopal priest to serve as Head Chaplain for the students, faculty/staff, and parents of Episcopal. The Head Chaplain works with the Chaplain and other administrators to ensure that the Episcopal Identity of the school remains strong. This work includes collaborating with the Chaplain, teachers, musicians, and students to plan worship; serving as the Religious Studies Department Chair; collaborating with the Service Learning Coordinator and the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Coordinator; and offering pastoral care to the community. The Head Chaplain also teaches religious studies courses and works with students in Bible studies and spiritual-life clubs for Middle or Upper School students. The Head Chaplain reports to the Head of School, in addition to the Bishop of the Diocese of Louisiana, and serves as an advisor to the Head of School in matters of Episcopal Identity. This is a twelve-month, full-time position with annual renewal beginning July 1, 2024.

To see a full description of this position, please go to https://www.episcopalbr.org/discover-episcopal/careers?id=359262/head-chaplain&action=apply

Type of Commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
Submission Information
Episcopal will offer a competitive salary and benefits for this position. Digital applications are preferred and welcomed at https://www.episcopalbr.org/discover-episcopal/careers or can be emailed to forets@ehsbr.org. Please include an employment application, cover letter, resume, sample sermon, and a copy of transcripts. Application materials can also be sent to Attn: Employment, Episcopal School of Baton Rouge, 3200 Woodland Ridge Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70816.
Episcopal School of Baton Rouge is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment upon any basis, including race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, status as a parent, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, political affiliation or military service.
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