Rector

Naples, FL
Type: Clergy
Posted Jan 6, 2021
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
St. Monica’s Episcopal Church
Address
Naples, FL
Job Description
St Monica’s, an intimate parish with a pre-Covid-19 average Sunday attendance of 194, is searching for our next rector.

Primarily a neighborhood parish located in North Naples, some of our members travel from Marco Island, Bonita Springs, Estero, and South Ft. Myers.

We are a strong, healthy, and vibrant 29 year-old congregation living out our Gospel dreams.

We are a prayerful and inclusive community and we will invite our next rector to join us as we continue to embrace diversity. We are blessed with energetic, ambitious, and motivated parishioners who call St. Monica’s their spiritual home.

We seek a priest who is: energetic, passionate, and collaborative; versatile, joyful, and flexible; respectful of different opinions and willing to collaborate and incorporate other ideas; committed to helping us grow our community involvement; relational with children, youth, and families; and,  has recent experience in using the latest resources in liturgy, music, and Christian Formation.

Our next rector will: have a contagious faith; exhibit compassion, forgiveness, and understanding; preach in ways that will challenge our intellect and stir our hearts to respond to God’s call; possess a sense of humor and positive and encouraging demeanor; and, be committed to physical, mental, and spiritual self-care.

Perched on the Gulf of Mexico in southwest Florida, Naples is well known for its resort atmosphere, world-class culture, and sophisticated dining, but it’s also a family destination that appeals to nature lovers and beach aficionados. The greater Naples area has a population of over 365,000. The beach on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico is more than 10 miles (16 km) long and is known for its cleanliness and pristine white sand.

We invite you to visit our website (www.stmonicasnaples.org) — there you can learn a great deal about St Monica’s and our exciting life and ministry.

Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
If you discern that God may be calling you to a transforming and transformative ministry at St Monica’s, please submit the following to
The Rev’d Canon Richard H. Norman,
Canon to the Ordinary,
The Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida
rnorman@episcopalswfl.org

• Résumé/c.v.
• A copy of your updated OTM profile
• A letter of interest that highlights how you feel you meet the needs of St Monica’s Episcopal Church to serve as their Rector.

Application Deadline
02/04/2021
Link to the job posting or application
www.episcopalswfl.org/Congregations/transitions.html
Website
www.stmonicasnaples.org