This is a one year position beginning January 2, 2013 to December 31, 2013
GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION: To assist the United Church of Christ in all its settings to understand health/health-related issues, health care, and wellness as issues of social and economic justice. The Program Associate for Health Care Justice will assume oversight for essential functions and responsibilities of the Health Care Justice portfolio for one year on a part-time basis. The schedule is flexible but may require some evenings and weekends. In addition some travel is required. The Program Associate for Health Care Justice will be responsible for taking a key role in conceptualizing, planning, and developing resources and educational materials/workshops/training that will enable UCC churches to identify and understand the emerging and unresolved local, state, national and global health issues. The Program Associate will provide logistics support to selected UCC ministries and draft key communications for diverse UCC audiences on health and health care issues
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required to perform successfully in this position.
This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required for the position and are 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 CMUCC 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 CMUCC by being attentive to self-care, education, maintaining appropriate boundaries, and the importance of referring those in need to supportive and helpful resources
The United Church of Christ, National Setting, is a Multicultural, Multiracial, Open and Affirming, Accessible to All, Equal Opportunity Employer.
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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