Pastoral Care Associate Part time

@ Flossmoor Community Church
  • Flossmoor, Illinois View on Map
  • Denomination: Non - Denominational
  • Job Category: Pastor / Senior Pastor
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2022
  • Application closes: 30 September 2022
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    Job Description

    PRIMARY OBJECTIVE:
    Provide for the ongoing pastoral care, connection, and spiritual well-being of those in our congregation experiencing difficult transitions and challenging life situations – in particular, our hospitalized, homebound, senior, and disabled church members.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • In collaboration with the Pastor, Diaconate Board Chair and Stephen Ministry Leader, regularly assess our congregation’s care needs, set goals, and develop a plan to strengthen our care ministry in line with our core vision and values
    • Serve as primary staff liaison to the Diaconate Board, providing encouragement and care to the caregivers, including Deacons and Stephen Ministers
    • Ensure the coordination of regular pastoral visits for those who are hospitalized, homebound, or challenged to gather with the church family
    • Assist with pastoral care training, encouraging, and equipping lay people to care for one another with sensitivity and compassion
    • Develop appropriate group offerings for holistic support, healing, or education
    • Be active in the life of the congregation and assist staff efforts when possible
    • Assist with worship leadership when requested
    • If applicable, preach up to four times/year
    This is a flexible, part-time, exempt leadership position. Regular office hours and Sundays are expected.
    To apply, email your resume, cover letter.

    Application closes: September 30, 2022

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