Community Life Coordinator, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Chicago
10-12 hrs/week, Sunday mornings, select evenings and flexible other hours to be determined upon hire.
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church seeks to hire a creative and dynamic individual as a Community Life Coordinator to help grow and empower our congregation by strengthening connections between individuals--existing members, newcomers, and those currently outside our community.
+ Work with staff and lay leaders to develop a community life plan in line with the mission and vision of the church.
+ Engage newcomers and new members with HTLC and the community it serves, the majority in their 20s or 30s.
+ Strengthen existing member relationships with one another, HTLC, and the greater community.
+ Identify HTLC members' skills, interests, passions so HTLC may nurture faith formation, foster congregational involvement, and serve the needs of the greater community.
+ Methods to achieve these goals may include 1 on 1 relational meetings with HTLC members, supporting existing hospitality and social ministries, creating and/or facilitating educational offerings, small groups, social and spiritual community life events, and use of print and digital media.
+ B.A. or several years related experience
+ Active faith and church life
+ Leadership Experience
+ Ability to work well independently as well as in group settings
+ Project management experience
+ Experience with church administration and/or volunteer coordination a plus
+ High standards of integrity and transparency
+ Ability to help people explore their interests and deepen their engagement.
Please send your resume, cover letter, and 2 references to Pastor Craig Mueller. Applications will be reviewed as they are received through April 15.
Applications preferred from outside of the HTLC worshipping community.
For questions, please contact Pastor Craig Mueller (773.248.1233)
1218 West Addison St.
Chicago, IL 60613