Army Chaplain

US Army Chaplain Recruiting Northeast
Published
February 4, 2019
Category
Job Type
Base Salary
$4000+/month
Salary Units
USD

Description

Army Chaplain Corps: A Sacred Calling to Serve God and Country

As a Chaplain and officer in the U.S. Army, you will care for the spiritual well-being of Soldiers and their families. Whether in training environments or real-world operations, Army chaplains represent hundreds of American denominations and faith traditions to fulfill a sacred calling of service: “Pro Deo et Patria” (for God and country). Join more than 6,000 Chaplain Corps personnel and serve in a ministry that is bigger than you have ever imagined.

Skills

Preaching, teaching, counseling, congregational leadership, administrative planning, military operations

Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND APPLY ONLY IF ELIGIBLE

Active Duty Chaplain

  • US Citizen
  • Under 42 yrs of age (waiverable)

Reserve Chaplain

  • US Citizen
  • Under 47 yrs of age (waiverable)

Chaplain Candidate Internship Program

  • US Citizen
  • Under 37 years of age (waiverable)

Educational Requirements

Active Duty Chaplain

  • 120 credit Bachelor's degree from accredited school
  • 72 credit Master's degree from accredited seminary

Reserve Chaplain

  • 120 credit Bachelor's degree from accredited school
  • 72 credit Master's degree from accredited seminary

Chaplain Candidate Internship Program

  • 120 credit Bachelor's degree from accredited school
  • enrolled in seminary pursuing a graduate-level theological degree of 72 credits

Responsibilities

REGULAR ARMY CHAPLAINS

Provide religious support for soldiers/families while advising the Unit Commander on Religion, Morale and the Moral climate serving full-time on active duty.

ARMY RESERVE CHAPLAINS

Provide religious support for soldiers/families while advising the Unit Commander on Religion, Morale and the Moral climate serving part-time 2 days/month and 2 weeks for Annual Training normally in the summer.

CHAPLAIN CANDIDATES, US ARMY RESERVE

Serve in a mentoring relationship with a USAR Chaplain 1 weekend/month while pursuing their MDiv/MA as a full-time student and pursuing Chaplain Corps professional development opportunities during the summer months to prepare for future service as an Army Chaplain.

Experience Requirements

REGULAR ARMY CHAPLAINS

Applicants for the Regular Army (active duty) must have completed 2 years of full-time ministry experience following the MDiv (or equivalent degree).

Only registered members can apply for jobs.