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Director, Spirituality & Ministry Formation

Facility: Center for Ministry Formation
State: Marriottsville, Md.
Contact Name: Kayla Chambers
Contact Title: Executive Recruiter
Contact Phone: (804) 335-9348
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The Director of Spirituality and Ministry Formation provides support and ministry formation programs across Bon Secours Mercy Health (BSMH) in collaboration with the various learning centers within BSMH. As a member of the Center for Ministry Formation (CMF) team, the Director of Spirituality and Ministry Formation coordinates spirituality in the workplace activities and resources for BSMH as well as helps lead processes for the design, organization, administration and evaluation/assessment of programs of CMF that are in keeping with the purpose of CMF. The Director of Spirituality and Ministry Formation is a senior leader who collaborates, as requested, with the sponsorship, mission, and ministry formation functions throughout the health system.


Master’s degree Catholic theology or religious studies

Catholic theology or religious studies

Five (5) years experience or equivalent as a leader, especially in organizations committed to a learning environment and/or multi-unit health care; Five (5) years providing ministry formation or leadership development with senior leadership.

Member of the Roman Catholic Church with a thorough knowledge of the teachings of the Catholic Church, social teaching, spirituality and Catholic health ministry in the United States; Able to understand and appreciate the history and traditions of the participating entities in Bon Secours Mercy Ministries and integrate this into programs and processes; Strong leadership communications, organization, human relations, and planning skills with the ability to develop and lead programs for a broad range of diverse audiences, both internal and external; Strong writing skills; Demonstrated competence in adult learning and performance improvement methodology; Demonstrated ability to educate others on how to carry out the BSMH mission and values; Able to direct multiple projects and mobilize the necessary and appropriate resources to successfully complete such projects