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Active Duty Navy Chaplain Program


Seattle, WA

Category: Senior Pastor

Posted on: December 13, 2012

Job Description:

The Navy Chaplain Corps is made up of over 800 Navy Chaplains. Chaplains_noemaile from more than 100 different faith groups currently represented (including Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist and many others). Each Chaplain is also a Navy Officer meaning each holds an important leadership role.
Job Description:
In this role, you will offer everything from faith leadership to personal advice to much-needed solace. Using your own faith to prop up others. Expanding the depth and reach of your ministry. All while living up to the guiding principles of the Chaplain Mission:
Providing religious ministry and support to those of your own faith
Facilitating the religious requirements of those from all faiths
Caring for all service members and their families, including those subscribing to no specific faith
Specific Responsibilities
The job of a Chaplain spans a broad range of duties and a great diversity of backgrounds. It involves seeing people through some of their most joyful moments to their most personally challenging, and it could include any of these responsibilities:
Conduct worship services in a variety of settings
Perform religious rites and ceremonies such as weddings, funeral services and baptisms
Counsel individuals who seek guidance
Oversee religious education programs, such as Sunday school and youth groups
Visit and provide spiritual guidance and care to hospitalized personnel and/or their family members
Train lay leaders who conduct religious education programs
Promote attendance at religious services, retreats and conferences
Advise leaders at all levels regarding morale, ethics and spiritual well-being
Training, Education and Advancement
To b_noemaile a Navy Chaplain, those who meet the qualifications_noemailplete five weeks of initial training at the Officer Development School in Newport, R.I., and then finish with seven weeks at the Naval Chaplain School in Fort Jackson, S.C.
Chaplain School is a seven-week program that includes four weeks of Basic School and three weeks of RMTEX (Religious Ministry Team Exercise) and TEAMS (Tools, Empowerment and Ministry Skills). For more information contact us at 800-887-0952, jobs_seattle@navy.mil

Position Information:

Job Title:
Active Duty Navy Chaplain Program
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Senior Pastor
Organization Type:
Christian School, College, University, Education
Worship Style:
Church Size:
500 - 750

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Denver Navarrete
2601 4th Ave Suite 400
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