Associate Rector

Winnetka, IL
Type: Clergy
Posted Jan 31, 2020
Job Title
Associate Rector
Name of church or organization
Christ Church
Job Location
Winnetka, IL
Job Description
Associate Rector
Christ Church, Winnetka, ILChrist Church, Winnetka, Illinois, a program size church, seeks candidates for the position of Associate Rector. The position will share in all aspects of parish life with an emphasis on pastoral care and outreach. We’re looking for an Episcopal priest who is a team player, energetic, and able to articulate the faith while listening with others doing the same. We currently have nine full-time employees and a host of part-time people who collaborate daily. We are excited about the gifts that a new Associate will bring to our parish and look forward to growing in grace together.

Christ Church is an Episcopal community north of Chicago started in 1876. We are an inter-generational parish who values that quality deeply. We have a vibrant choir program of ninety people (roughly half are 18 and under) and a rummage sale which grosses $350,000 a year exclusively for outreach. We have invested deeply in our youth in the last seven years, hiring our first full-time Lay Youth Minister in addition to our full time Director of Children’s Ministries. Based on the last two years of conversations focusing on our long-term vitality, we are most interested in growing the church, increasing pastoral care in and out of the parish, and serving others in the wider community. We are highly focused on vitality and sustainability in the years ahead.

Type of commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
Visit us at To indicate interest, send a resume and cover letter to the Reverend Christopher Powell at A Search Committee will assist Christopher, our Rector, with identifying candidates who match well with our hopes.
Application Deadline