Coworker, Ministry & Volunteer Opportunities
Pastoral Associate: Holy Family Church in Blakely, Ga.
The Glenmary Home Missioners and Holy Family Church seek a Pastoral Associate to collaborate with the Pastor in providing leadership and pastoral care in Blakely and Cuthbert, Ga. Responsibilities include: some parish administration, faith formation, ecumenical and evangelization outreach. Requirements include: a Bachelor’s in theology or pastoral ministry or religious studies is required. A Master’s is preferred. Previous parish ministry experience would be beneficial. Fluency in English is required; fluency in Spanish is preferable. Salary commensurate with education and experience. Email your resume to Liz Dudas firstname.lastname@example.org.
Long-term Volunteers (Mountain Managers)
Glenmary Home Missioners is seeking five individuals to serve as long-term volunteers, aka Mountain Managers, at the Glenmary Group Volunteer program site on Joppa Mountain in Grainger County, Tenn.
Mountain Managers live on site and serve terms from three to 24 months with negotiable starting dates and breaks for Christmas and summer. Duties include: overall supervision and leadership of volunteer groups; Planning and coordination with local directors of programs for weekly activities; Renovation and rehab projects for those in need in Union and Grainger counties; Meal planning, preparation, clean-up for groups of 12-35; Purchasing food and household supplies; Sale and inventory control of program memorabilia; General maintenance and upkeep of volunteer facility; Manual labor at building/renovation sites; Nursing home visitation; Community outreach; Environmental protection and landscaping.