Director of Engagement

North Shore Unitarian Church

West Vancouver , BC

Category: Church Staff

Posted on: April 05, 2021

Job Description:

The North Shore Unitarian Church is searching for an innovative, creative Director of Engagement to help our congregation move faith formation in a bold new direction!

Purpose: To develop, resource, and manage a_noemailprehensive, strategic, and stimulating All-Ages Program to engage our faith_noemailmunity, consistent with the principles of Unitarian Universalism as well as the mission, values, and purposes of the North Shore Unitarian Church.

We want to give those who work with our_noemailmunity the ability to be visionary and fearless, to empower us to innovate, bringing wisdom and energy to this role. Love and connection are key. If you're able to connect with us, that is important above all else. We also seek those who are able to be active administrators and work with all those in our congregation.

People with disabilities, people of color, indigenous people, Hispanic/Latinx, and LGBTQ candidates are encouraged to apply. We are unable to help with moving costs, housing, or potential costs associated with immigration.

Title: Director of Engagement
Start date: August 3, 2021
Location: West Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Salary range: $44,000 to $51,000,_noemailmensurate with experience
Benefits: disability insurance, life insurance, extended health and dental coverage, vacation, pension after 2 years of fulltime employment
Status: full time permanent, year-round position with flexible hours, including some on-site office hours Reports to: Minister
Professional Development: Annual professional development budget supplied for Liberal Religious Educators Association (LREDA) membership, conference and workshop attendance, participation in local professional groups, professional books, etc.

About NSUC: North Shore Unitarian Church is a suburban, We_noemailing, healthy, social-justice oriented, fiscally solvent congregation of 160 members, 35 children, and 20 youth, with a history of robust support for family programming. Our religious educator of 40 years is retiring and this is our opportunity to take family ministry in a bold, new direction! The congregation's vision is to engage in All-Ages Sunday morning services followed by various break-out activities designed to appeal to a range of abilities, ages, and interests.

Position responsibilities: Job Description

Requirements: Applicants must meet any and all applicable legal requirements and church guidelines for working with children and youth and must be legally permitted to work in Canada.

Experience, Skills, Qualities

Thrives in a collaborative environment
Sense of humour, flexible, big-hearted
Program development, teaching, leadership, or planning and directing activities in an institutional setting Understanding of and_noemailmitment to Unitarian Universalist principles and values
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to_noemailmunicate with all ages through various means
Volunteer recruitment and supervision skills
Proficiency with social media and digital_noemailmunication
Experience working across cultures and with various identities and abilities

To apply for this position: Send a cover letter and resumé to by April 19, 2021.

Our Mission is to empower people
to live with greater depth, meaning, and purpose. 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Engagement
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Church Staff
40,000 - 50,000
Organization Type:
Worship Style:
Church Size:
100 - 250

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
North Shore Unitarian Church
Contact Name:
Kit To
370 Mathers Avenue
West Vancouver
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
V7W 1J2
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