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Clergy Positions

Assistant Rector, Full Time: St. John’s Norwood, a vibrant, growing, Episcopal church in the heart of Bethesda-Chevy Chase, MD (a suburb of Washington DC) with an average Sundayattendance of 350 across four Sunday services, seeks an Assistant Rector. Members represent a variety of racial and ethnic backgrounds, nationalities, political affiliations, family configurations, sexual orientations, abilities, and religious traditions. Seeking a highly motivated, passionate, creative and down-to earth assistant priest is who will join the rector in the mission of “Building Community at the Crossroads of Faith and Life.” Responsibilities include worship leadership, preaching, Christian Formation and Education, pastoral care, and administrative duties. Must be an ordained Episcopal priest or newly ordained deacon with set ordination date for priesthood. Compensation will be commensurate with diocesan guidelines including full benefits, housing allowance, vacation and continuing education. Resumes may be sent to The Rev. Sari Ateek at sateek@stjohnsnorwood.org.

Rector, St. John’s Church, Beltsville: Parish in northern Prince George’s County, MD seeks rector.  A healthy, multicultural, historic, suburban parish which features strong lay leadership, spiritual vitality, vibrant worship, and a deep commitment to community outreach and growth. ASA 114 with two Sunday services. Compensation $74,700 salary and housing, negotiable, plus benefits.  Access St. John's website for a copy of the Parish Profile. Read the parish’s answers to OTM portfolio questions here. Submit resumes and OTM portfolios to pclark@edow.org by September 2, 2014.

Bilingual, Assistant Priest: Our Saviour, Hillandale, an extremely diverse, multicultural church in the Episcopal Diocese of Washington is seeking a full-time assistant who is fluently bilingual in Spanish and English. This priest will share liturgical, preaching, and pastoral care duties, be in charge of youth ministry, and be the primary priest for a rapidly growing Latino membership. Interested candidates should submit resumes to the Rev. Paula Clark, Canon for Clergy Development and Multicultural Ministries.

Youth Minister, Christ Church, Kensington: Christ Church Parish Kensington (CCPK), a vibrant parish, proud of its youth program and ready to take the next step on its journey, seeks a part-time (20 hrs/week avg.) lay/or Ordained Youth Minister. The Youth Minister will be the primary contact person for youth ministries (6th- 12th graders and their families) and will help the parish envision new and creative models of youth ministry for the future. The schedule of hours is flexible. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Father Tim Raasch, Interim Rector, CCPK at interim@ccpk.org. Read the full job description...

Youth Missioner, Christ Church, Georgetown: Christ Church, Georgetown is seeking a full-time Youth Missioner to join our vibrant faith community. We have much flexibility in structuring this position and are seeking a faith-filled, energetic and entrepreneurial-minded leader to nurture and cultivate the faith and bonds among us in traditional and new ways alike. Contact Kristen Hawley for more information.

Rector, Church of the Redeemer, Bethesda: Parish in a lower Montgomery County neighborhood near the Potomac River seeks rector.  A healthy and growing, suburban parish features strong lay leaders, a world-class musical program, a beautiful, airy sanctuary, and a deep sense of community.  ASA 188 and two Sunday services.  Rectory on parish grounds but with renovation requirements so not obligated to rector’s use. Compensation $100,000-117,000, plus benefits. Access www.redeemerbethesda.org for a copy of the Parish Profile. Read the parish’s answers to OTM portfolio questions here. Submit resumes and OTM Portfolios to pclark@edow.org by July 26.

Chaplain, Beauvoir School: Beauvoir School seeks a chaplain for 12 hours/week. The chaplain will plan, conduct, and oversee chapel services for students ages 3-3rd grade; provide pastoral care for students, staff, and parents; and work closely with Beauvoir teachers and staff, as well as other chaplains on the National Cathedral close. Read the full job description. Please contact Amy Vorenberg to apply.

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Lay Positions

Family and Community Caseworker: The Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys (BWS) seeks a Family & Community Caseworker who will be responsible for intake, assessment, documentation, follow-up, review and plan development. Supported by the BWS leadership, the caseworker will lead the effort to support individual families who may be in need of assistance, but also to develop strategies and approaches that nurture a culture that holds all families accountable to meet their agreed-upon obligations. Read the full description...
 
Assistant Verger (part-time): Washington National Cathedral seeks a part-time Assistant Verger to provide staff support for services and events which take place in the Cathedral worship spaces. Assists in the use and maintenance of Cathedral liturgical property; assists in the execution of all daily offices, special services and pastoral offices of the Cathedral. For more information please see www.nationalcathedral.org/jobs.
 
Spanish Teacher (part-time): The Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys seeks a part-time Spanish teacher for the 2014-2015 school year to teach third, fourth and fifth grade students. Responsibilities include introducing students to basic Spanish and Spanish speaking cultures, placing an emphasis on listening and speaking skills. The Spanish Teacher will teach four 30 minute classes weekly. Find out more...
 
Director of Family Ministries: Trinity Church located in Princeton, NJ, is searching for a full-time Director of Family Ministries. This person supports the children’s and youth ministries by ensuring that children and young people are growing in their Christian faith, their relationship with each other, and that their parents are being equipped to assume their responsibilities of being the primary tenders of their child’s faith. Read the full description...
 
Youth Minister: Christ Church Parish Kensington (CCPK), a vibrant parish, proud of its youth program and ready to take the next step on its journey, seeks a part-time (20 hrs/week avg.) lay/or Ordained Youth Minister. The Youth Minister will be the primary contact person for youth ministries (6th- 12th graders and their families) and will help the parish envision new and creative models of youth ministry for the future. The schedule of hours is flexible. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Father Tim Raasch, Interim Rector, CCPK at interim@ccpk.orgRead the full job description...
 
Youth Missioner: Christ Church, Georgetown is seeking a full-time Youth Missioner to join our vibrant faith community. We have much flexibility in structuring this position and are seeking a faith-filled, energetic and entrepreneurial-minded leader to nurture and cultivate the faith and bonds among us in traditional and new ways alike. Contact Kristen Hawley for more information.
 
Music Director and Organist: St. Dunstan's, Bethesda, is seeking a music director and organist starting Fall 2014 to lead and build music ministry. Coordinate musicians for a contemporary family service and a traditional Eucharist. Recruit and direct adult and children's ensembles. 25 hrs per week. $35-38K plus benefits. Contact Jeff MacKnight, rector, atjbmacknight@yahoo.com
 
Volunteers: African Palms USA/St. John's, Olney are are looking for volunteers to come 1-2 times per week to help with quality control – counting, sorting and bagging palm crosses -- Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 9 am to 2 pm. The work is fun and easy; refreshments are provided. Groups are welcome. Contact Patricia Martineau by email or at 301-774-2832.
 
Substitute teachers: The Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys is seeking substitute teachers for the 2013-2014 school year. Candidates should have previous work experience with children and hold a B.A. degree and be energetic and engaging. Please send a resume, cover letter and three references to employment@bishopwalkerschool.org.
 
 
 
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Oldfields Chapel, Hughesville

Oldfields Chapel, Hughesville
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