Immediate Opening: Prison Chaplain – Buckingham Correctional Center

GraceInside has an immediate opening for a chaplain to serve Buckingham Correctional Center in Buckingham, Virginia. The position pays $25 dollars/hour and is currently funded for 111 hours a month. GraceInside chaplains serve as the Christian pastor as well as the religious supervisor for all religious activities on site.

Qualified candidates

(1) must have an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university;

(2) must have a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or equivalent degree from an accredited seminary;

(3) must be ordained by and in good standing with their denomination or church;

(4) where applicable, should be endorsed as a chaplain by their denomination’s endorsing body;

(5) CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education) units a plus (though not mandatory);

(6) church ministry experience helpful;

(7) experience working or ministering in a jail or prison setting a major plus;

(8) must be willing to promote the ministry of GraceInside to nearby churches, ministries and civic groups.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and application to GraceInside: 2828 Emerywood Parkway; Richmond, VA 23294 by September 6th, 2019. Applications may be requested from Lee Hargrave at or at (804) 358-7650.

GraceInside August 14, 2019