Mount Vernon (WA) UMC: P/T Coordinator of Spiritual Growth
Job Announcement – Coordinator of Spiritual Growth
Mount Vernon First United Methodist Church is seeking applicants for the position of coordinator of spiritual growth. This person will work to nurture our congregation as they grow in faith and in relationships with one another, learning and working together. They will develop opportunities for people of all ages to live out their growing faith in the church. The work includes, but not necessarily limited to: organizing Christian education for all ages, helping plan Bible and book studies, offering workshops and training for groups with special interests, and assisting members of the congregation in volunteering to lead church activities. Work includes developing communication among the congregation through such things as newsletters, community emails, social media, and website. The position will work with the pastor, Hispanic Ministry leader, church staff and lay leadership to continually assess the needs and interests of the congregation and work to help them to learn, work and grow together.
Helpful experience and education includes: practice of a lifestyle of Christian faith; familiarity with UMC history, theology and tradition; genuine love and excitement in working with people; interest in building community and relationships; strong communication and listening skills; ability to support congregation members in developing leadership skills; skill in planning, organization and follow-up; competent in computer skills and social media; familiarity with conference and other resources.
Supervised by the pastor. Twenty hours per week schedule with some flexibility, compensation is $24,000 annually.
For more information or to apply contact Kent Turner, firstname.lastname@example.org.