Campus Chaplain

Campus Chaplain

St. John’s Catholic Prep is looking for a priest to serve as Campus Chaplain.

Founded in 1829, St. John’s Catholic Prep is the oldest Catholic high school in the Archdiocese of Baltimore.  The school serves 300 students on its new 60-acre campus in Frederick County, Maryland. 

We  are proud of our Catholic mission  and  describe it as  Joyful,  Contemporary, Robust and Invitational.

We  are  seeking a Priest Chaplain who will work  with our vibrant campus ministry  program, and our faculty and staff to  make our Catholic faith come alive for both our Catholic and non-Catholic students.  Duties include: celebrating Mass, hearing confessions, assisting with retreats and generally providing pastoral care to our students and the campus community.  Additionally,  our Chaplain  regularly provides special lecture in various  courses  and works with students in  athletics and clubs.

Time commitment

This  could be either  a part-time or full-time  position . We need a priest for at least 2 days per week.

Salary or Stipend

We can arrange either a salary or stipend depending on the desires of the chaplain. 

If you are looking to provide priestly ministry to young people in a wonderful, committed school this is a great opportunity.  Our Chaplain has the special opportunity to guide talented young people on their spiritual journeys.


Company Name: 
Saint John's Catholic Prep
Contact Information & Applicant Instructions: 

To apply please send a letter, resume and contact information for 5 references to:

Dr.  Thomas H. Powell, President
St. John’s  Catholic Prep
3989 Buckeystown Pike
Buckeystown, Maryland  21717
email materials to:

Applications will be reviewed as received; and will be received until the position is filled.