Winnetka Congregational Church

Pastor-Chaplain

Winnetka Congregational Church
Winnetka, Illinois, United States


Date Posted: 05/15/2017
Categories: Associate Pastor - Chaplain
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

 

 

Pastor/Chaplain Position – Part-Time

Winnetka Congregational Church

Winnetka, IL  60093

 

Winnetka Congregational Church is seeking a part-time pastor to focus on pastoral care.  This is an interim/acting position of approximately 15 to 20 hours per week.  The incumbent may submit as a candidate for a permanent role.

 

Primary responsibilities:

  • Pastoral care for the congregation, including visitation to homes, retirement centers, and hospitals, as well as office appointments.
  • Maintaining 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.
  • Possibility of helping with adult enrichment/education programs (based on church needs and the candidate’s interest and ability in this area).

 

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 to those in need, work collaboratively with staff and members of the congregation.

 

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

 

 

 

Winnetka Congregational Church

 

A House of Worship for All People.

 

We encourage personal growth in the Christian life and together strive to be a force for kindness and good in the local community and the world.

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