Rector

Wantagh, NY
Type: Clergy
Posted Mar 18, 2021
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
Church of St. Jude (Episcopal)
Address
Wantagh, NY
Job Description
The Church of St. Jude, is a welcoming, diverse, dynamic community of faith, located in a quiet suburban neighborhood, on the South Shore of Long Island in Wantagh, NY. We are located at the “Gateway to Jones Beach” and less than an hour’s train ride from Manhattan. Our parish prides itself on making every one of our members feel accepted regardless of race, previous religious experiences or sexual orientation.

We are seeking a rector who is passionate about leading our parish, who recognizes our unique history and will help us build upon our present strengths and grow in all ways. We are calling a rector who can articulate God’s message in the Holy Scriptures in an accessible way, who is an engaging preacher and presence, and who will connect with all of our parishioners from the youngest child, to the oldest man or woman. Our next rector should have capable administrative skills, the ability to build consensus and delegate, and have a healthy sense of humor to tackle the more serious issues we face. We seek a rector to lead a diversity of services and share his/her unique spiritual gifts. Lastly, we are looking for someone who will value our individuality and existing ministries, while offering a fresh perspective for creating new ones.

Type of Commitment
Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Apply to email in link on our Rector Search web page. https://churchofstjude.org/calling-our-next-rector

Interested clergy should send a cover letter and OTM to Canon Claire Woodley at cwoodley@dioceseli.org

Application Deadline
04/30/2021
Website
https://churchofstjude.org/calling-our-next-rector