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Director of Spiritual Formation

Fairmount Presbyterian Church

Cleveland Heights, OH

Category: Education

Posted on: June 03, 2014

Job Description:

Director of Spiritual Formation
Fairmount Presbyterian Church! Cleveland Heights, Ohio! www.fairmountchurch_noemail
Salary and Benefits:_noemailpetitive salary, generous benefits, health insurance, collegial work environment, vibrant faith_noemailmunity.

Full Time Position: 50 hours a week
Vacation: 4 weeks Study Leave: 2 weeks

Summary: Enhance, adapt, and maintain opportunities for spiritual formation in the lives of children and adults.

A lively and_noemailmitted faith
Healthy boundaries
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to connect with adults and children
A creative and open spirit
Excellent_noemailanization skills
Formal education, training, and/or experience sufficient to develop and direct the spiritual formation of
children and adults
Bachelor's degree, preferably in religion, education, sociology, or_noemailanizational development.
Demonstration of the required skills through the successful conduct of these skills in previous
employment experiences.

Primary Responsibilities:
Oversees the spiritual formation of members and friends of Fairmount from birth to adulthood, choosing content in collaboration with the staff for children and adults (not including youth)
Empower a group of volunteers to help coordinate the work of the Faith Formation Council
Collaborate with staff to create multiple entry points for spiritual development (worship, education, workshops, retreats, etc.)
Recruit, train and support volunteer teachers for spiritual education opportunities (children and adult)
Provide resources to encourage individual and family spiritual practice at home
Actively participate in weekly worship as directed by Head of Staff
Coordinate Godly Play ministry
Serve as primary staff advocate for children and their parents
Work with staff and leadership to create an annual speaker series geared towards spiritual
Coordinate_noemailpliance by all volunteers of current child protection policy
Supervise the Early Childhood Coordinator
Work with all Ministry Teams associated with children ministries
Work with music staff to facilitate successful Christmas Pageant and Spring Musical

The Director of Spiritual Formation reports to and is supervised by the Senior Pastor. He/She is also accountable to the Session of Fairmount Presbyterian Church. For more information contact Senior Pastor Derek Starr Redwine at dredwine@fairmountchurch_noemail 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Spiritual Formation
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Organization Type:
Presbyterian - PCUSA
Worship Style:
Church Size:
750 - 1000

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Fairmount Presbyterian Church
Contact Name:
Pastor Derek Starr Redwine
2757 Fairmount Boulevard
Cleveland Heights
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