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How do I Apply for a Chaplain Position?

1. Find out about current job openings by contacting Debbie McDermott, Director for Restorative Justice (

2. Fill out the state application form and submit it to the State of California.

3. Send your resume, three references with current phone numbers, and a copy of your completed state application form to:

ATTN: Debbie McDermott
California Catholic Conference
1119 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

and/or to your local Restorative Justice Diocesean Director >>

4. Obtain a letter of endorsement from the bishop of the diocese where the institution is located. All applicants MUST be in good standing with the church and must have this written endorsement.