Below you will find a listing of jobs available in chaplaincy. These listings are not screened prior to posting; please take care when inquiring.

Please contact employers before submitting application materials since the status of job openings can change rapidly.

International and Nationwide, Navy Chaplain

Posted January 12, 2016

Serving God, country and those who serve

It doesn’t matter where they are or what their assignment is, America’s Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen have not only a right to practice their faith, but also a need to receive moral and spiritual support. The job of the Religious Ministry Team – made up of Navy Chaplains and Religious Program Specialists – is to be there. Serving everyday spiritual needs.

Find out what it means to be a Navy Chaplain and participate in one of the most distinctive ministries you’ll find anywhere in the world.

Navy Chaplains immerse themselves in the daily lives of service members. In what can be best described as a ministry of presence, they are there to offer guidance and insight in the moment, whenever they’re needed.
This could be on land or at sea. When presiding over religious ceremonies on a base or conducting services from the flight deck of an aircraft carrier. Navy Chaplains may serve literally anywhere in the world.
Those pursuing a Chaplain position are required to attend Officer Development School (ODS) in Newport, R.I. Upon completion, they attend a seven-week course at the Naval Chaplain School in Fort Jackson, S.C.

Promotion opportunities are regularly available but competitive and based on performance. It’s also important to note that specialized training received and work experience gained in the course of service can lead to valuable credentialing and occupational opportunities in related fields such as family counseling and behavioral therapy.

Salary $55,000 or more based on experience
Free Medical Care for you and your family

Contact LT John Alexander at John.T.Alexander@NAVY.MIL for more information.

Application Deadline: Position is open until filled.

Winston Salem, NC: Chaplain

Posted November 9, 2015

The Forsyth Jail and Ministries is extending a call for a Chaplain’s position. The person will have responsibilities in the detention center and the correctional center. Other duties will be in programs in the correctional center, area churches, and the local community. The Chaplain will provide ministry to the inmates, institutional staff and families.

Inquiries should contact the personnel committee at

Application Deadline: Position is open until filled.