GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The Minister for Congregational & Community Engagement will use their working knowledge of Intersectional theory to develop a strategic approach and curriculum towards mobilizing local congregations, from different contexts and with diverse embodiments and practices, in transformative community engagement rooted in discipleship and the traditions of the United Church of Christ. The purpose of this position is to build capacity among local churches to analyze and respond to complex realities with faithfulness and skill, particularly building capacity in cultural and community organizing across issues to which the Gospel compels us to act.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required to perform successfully in this position.
LOCATION: This position is offered with the possibility of deployment. Relocation to Cleveland will not be necessary.
COVID-19 Update: Protecting the health and safety of our employees is a top priority. Full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment (proof of record will be requested during the onboarding process).
This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required for the position and is subject to review and change at any time in accordance with the needs of the ministry. Since no job description can detail all duties and responsibilities that may be required from time to time in the performance of a position, duties and responsibilities that may be inherent in a position shall also be considered part of the position holder’s responsibility.
It is expected that the person who holds this position will conduct themselves in a manner consistent with the policies of the UCC and in a manner that will reflect positively on the organization. All staff are encouraged to nurture safety within the work performed on behalf of the UCC by being attentive to self-care, education, maintaining appropriate boundaries, and the importance of referring those in need to supportive and helpful resources.
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