|Director of Children’s and Youth Formation|
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|St. George’s Episcopal Church|
|For almost 300 years, St. George’s has been extending a message of Christian welcome and hospitality in Fredericksburg and beyond. Our community loves tradition and also embraces innovation and creativity. We treasure variety and diversity within a context of unity and communion. We strive to fulfill the mission of the Church to restore all persons to unity with God and each other in Christ.
St. George’s is known in Fredericksburg as a place where people of many faiths and backgrounds can gather for prayer, service, and conversation. We offer five Sunday liturgies (average Sunday attendance of 425) as well as weekday noon services led by a mixture of clergy (2 full-time and 1 quarter-time priests) and lay ministers.
The Director of Children’s and Youth Formation works under the general supervision of the Associate Rector and Rector. This full time, salaried position maintains work hours from Sunday through Thursday. The Director of Children’s and Youth Formation is responsible for helping shape and implement a parish vision for the spiritual formation of children and youth (nursery – 12th grade), into all aspects of life at St. George’s in ways that support and nurture a deepening spirituality.
QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate possesses a Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent), strong communication skills, including volunteer and personnel management, as well as solid computer skills (including MS Office Suite). A willingness to be trained in the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (at least through level II) and interest in developing an understanding of liturgy and theology with support from clergy and other resources, are desired.
Overview of responsibilities:
Salary range is available upon request. Benefits include (but are not limited to) complete medical, dental, and vision coverage, continuing education funds, and sabbatical leave.
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|Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to the Rev. Joe Hensley at St. George’s by mail or email:|
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