Pastor/Chaplain Position - Winnetka, Illinois

Details

Listed 7.27.2017  
Employer Winnetka Congregational Church, 725 Pine St., Winnetka, IL. Phone: 847-441-3400. Web site: www.wcc-joinus.org/
Location Winnetka, IL
Start Date 9.1.2017
Type Part Time

Description:

Winnetka Congregational Church is seeking a part-time pastor to focus primarily on pastoral care.

Hours:

This position will require approximately 15 to 20 hours per week.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Pastoral care for the congregation, to include: visitation to homes, retirement and managed-care venues, and hospitals; office appointments; written correspondence and telephone contact.
    • Maintaining and disseminating weekly prayer list.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Serve as staff liaison for lay ministry committees, as appropriate (such as the lay Care & Calling committee, which helps to coordinate and provide care to the congregation).
  • Participating in church-life activities and church governance meetings, as appropriate.
  • Help with memorials, as needed.
  • The core of this position is pastoral care.  However, based on the candidate’s interest and skill-sets,
    we are open to discussing opportunities for:
    • Leading adult-enrichment opportunities.

Qualifications:

M. Div. or comparable degree.  Two units of Clinical Pastoral Education desired.

Experience:

1 to 3 years of pastoral care or chaplaincy preferred.

Skills:

Ability to communicate effectively, minister caringly to those in need, and work collaboratively with staff and congregants.

Required:

Please submit your resume with current contact information to Steve Huels and Janet Van Zuiden via HR@wcc-joinus.org

 

 

 

 

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