Chaplain and Associate Rector/Curate

Tampa, FL
Type: Clergy
Posted Dec 3, 2018
Job Title
Chaplain and Associate Rector/Curate
Name of church or organization
St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School and St. John’s Church
Job Location
Tampa, FL
Job Description
Position Opening
Associate Rector/Curate and Chaplain to St. John’s School

St. John’s Church is a traditional Episcopal church located in an historic residential neighborhood of Tampa, Florida. We have approximately 1,700 parishioners and an average Sunday attendance of approximately 360 across three services. St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School is a three-campus coeducational school with an enrollment of approximately 505 students, K(4) through 8.

As Associate Rector/Curate your responsibilities would include the following:
• Full participation in the rota covering midweek and Sunday services.
• Regular Sunday preaching assignments.
• Participation in special services throughout the year (e.g. Ash Wednesday).
• Full participation as a member of the staff of the Rector.

As Chaplain to the School, your responsibilities would include the following:
• Plan and lead the liturgical life of the school community. We have 15 chapel services across three campuses each week, including the celebration of the Holy Eucharist twice each week.
• Provide pastoral care for students, parents, faculty, and staff.
• Provide support to the division heads and Head of School around student and family issues.
• In consultation with the Rector, plan and coordinate the Divinity curriculum. All students have a weekly Divinity class.
• Teach selected Divinity classes and work with the two part-time Divinity Instructors.
• Working with parent and other groups, integrate Service Learning into the School program and help coordinate Outreach
• Participate fully as a member of the school’s Administrative Team, reporting to the Head of School.
• Help with building and enhancing the School’s reputation in the community and connect with chaplains and religion teachers in the Diocese of Southwest Florida and other dioceses

Requirements
• M.Div. or equivalent
• Ordained as a Priest in the Episcopal Church (or a seminarian anticipating Ordination)
• At least a minimal tolerance for joyful chaos.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Please send letter of interest and supporting materials to:

Stu Work, Interim Head of School
St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School
swork@stjohnseagles.org
813-849-4200
or

The Very Rev. Charles Connelly
Rector, St. John’s Church
cconnelly@stjohnstampa.org
813-259-1570

Application Deadline
01/31/2019
Website
www.stjohnseagles.org