outside job postings

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Associate Director (Programming), Columbia University

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 18th, 2015

Reporting to the University Chaplain/Associate Provost/Director of the Earl Hall Center. Working with and on behalf of the University Chaplain, the Associate Director (Programming) is responsible for the development and implementation of comprehensive interfaith and multi-faith programs to meet the religious and spiritual needs of the Columbia University community. Responsibilities A. Develops, executes and evaluates interfaith and multi-faith programs consistent with the mission of the Office of the University Chaplain and the Earl Hall Center. Leads and facilitates discussions with individual students and with recognized student organizations about their spirituality, faith development, religious diversity, community building, interfaith concerns, and social justice commitments. More

Summer Intern, Sanctuary United Church of Christ, Medford, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 15th, 2015

2015.05.15-Summer-Intern-Description

Program Director, ProGente Connections/Metrowest Mission Hub

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 15th, 2015

Application submission required by June 1. ProGente Connections (PGC) seeks a Program Director to support Portuguese and ESOL educational programming. Organization PGC is one of the new Mission Hub initiatives of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts. A Mission Hub is a collaboration of three or more Episcopal churches in a strategic location whose aim is to develop and enhance sustainable initiatives that embody God’s mission. PGC is a unique ecumenical and multicultural partnership spearheaded by a Founding Board from Lutheran, Presbyterian and Episcopal churches. Our starting goal is to strengthen Brazilian immigrant families and their connection with their communities centered in Framingham and... More

Christian Education/Youth Ministry Director, Federated Church of Norfolk

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 15th, 2015

Responsibilities will be focused on coordinating Christian Education and youth ministries through Sunday school and fellowship groups as follows: • Develop and oversee the Sunday School Curriculum in cooperation with the Curriculum Team established by the Christian Education Committee. • The ability to work within the allocated budget, and keep accurate records. • Recruit and provide training and support of Sunday School volunteers (teachers, rotation/workshop leaders and assistants) • Coordinate coverage for nursery care. • Coordinate with pastor to provide adult education opportunities. • Cultivate a positive and healthy relationship with children and youth and their families. • Maintain the youth/teen fellowship programs, recruit and support volunteers... More

Directors of Program Ministries, General Commission on Religion and Race

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 14th, 2015

Positions Opening: Directors of Program Ministries The General Commission on Religion and Race (GCORR) of the United Methodist Church (UMC) is responsible for ensuring institutional equity, diversity and intercultural competency at every level of the church. GCORR provides an opportunity to work with talented people in support of a mission. We are a dynamic, evolving organization that values a strong work ethic, strategic thinking, teamwork, and mutual respect. We are in search of two Directors to complete and compliment our team. Position Overview: The Directors of Program Ministries will provide high-level quality of communications and support for the General Commission on Religion and... More

Director of Youth and Children’s Ministry, Needham, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 6th, 2015

The Congregational Church of Needham is looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, and creative leader to provide an engaging environment for our children and youth to learn, experience, and grow in their faith. Our community is vibrant, progressive, and very supportive, with many young families in attendance. This is a fully supported 10 1/2 month part time position that needs 20 hours per week. The position has the potential to be an ordainable call. Check us out at www.needhamucc.org. For more information, contact Rev. Dr. Susan Cartmell at revsusan@needhamucc.org

Communications Director, General Commission on Religion and Race, UMC

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 4th, 2015

2015 GCORR Communications Director position description

Assistant Director, CSDS, Northeastern University

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 4th, 2015

The Center for Spirituality, Dialogue, and Service (CSDS) at Northeastern University in Boston seeks an Assistant Director, to work with Executive Director, Senior Assistant Director, team of Spiritual Advisors (chaplains) and other staff. The Assistant Director will support the administration, operations, programmatic and communications functions of the Center for Spirituality, Dialogue and Service. S/he/they will serve the mission of the Center, Student Affairs and the University. The Assistant Director will help advance the Center’s goals to: 1) Support students in becoming global citizens and leaders, 2) Provide opportunities to explore personal spirituality and religious expression 3) Foster interfaith and intercultural appreciation... More

Part-Time RE Coordinator, First Parish UU, Medfield, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
May 4th, 2015

First Parish Unitarian Universalist in Medfield, MA (www.firstparishmedfield.org) is hiring a teacher/administrator for its K-6 Religious Education program beginning in the Fall of 2015. FPUU is a small, friendly, creative congregation (~100 members, with ~15 kids in the K-6 RE program) located 15 minutes West of Route 128 (Westwood/Dedham exit). 10 hours/week, September-June only: 3-4 hours most Sunday mornings (one Sunday off each month), other hours flexible during the week. Responsibilities include: • selecting, preparing for, and leading weekly RE activity for mixed-age classroom; • scheduling volunteer assistants (from available parents & teens in congregation) as needed; • coordinating and communicating as needed with parents, More

Executive Assistant to the General Secretary, UMC

By Jaclyn K Jones
April 28th, 2015

Basic Purpose: We are seeking a candidate with a strong sense of dedication to the work of United Methodist Communications and the Church. This person will independently provide advanced, diversified and confidential executive administrative support requiring broad experience, skills and knowledge of the agency operations, policies and practices. This person manages and coordinates the functions of the General Secretary’s office. Manages administrative services, projects and overall daily functions for the office of the General Secretary. Serves as principal liaison for the General Secretary to the General Commission on Communication (GCOC), the Council of Bishops, the Connectional Table, the General Secretaries... More