Job Opportunities in the Pacific Southwest District
Youth Religious Education Program Assistant
Neighborhood Church, Pasadena, CA
Neighborhood Unitarian Universalist Church of Pasadena, a liberal, religious community, seeks a part-time, (25 hours per week), assistant for our Youth Religious Education (YRE) Program. Sundays and some holidays/evenings required. The YRE Assistant supports the YRE Program and reports directly to the Director of Religious Education (DRE). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
The YRE Assistant shall be off-duty eight Sundays during a one year period. Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays, sick leave, and matching retirement plan after 1 year of continuous service.
Skills, and Abilities:
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, (Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher), skilled in written and oral communication, database management, demonstrated organizational skills, internet research skills, and ability to work independently as well as function as part of staff team.
This position is primarily an administrative, support staff position in a friendly, inclusive environment with a great staff team.
Experience & Knowledge:
Prior administrative work, experience working with children and families, experience in supervising and supporting volunteers, comfort with liberal religious values and philosophy essential, familiarity with Unitarian Universalism helpful.
Salary: $15 per hour or based upon relevant experience
Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to Sara LaWall at
Minister of Music and Worship Arts
First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego, CA
The Minister of Music and Worship Arts acts as a partner in worship creation, creates and administers a vibrant and engaging music program for the entire congregation, and serves as a resource in supporting the creation of music throughout the congregation’s work. The Minister of Music and Worship Arts will incorporate the mission and the four goals of the current Strategic Plan into the music program at appropriate age and developmental levels. This will include working with the Ministerial Team and the Worship and Program team to develop and implement a vision for expanding the kinds of music used in worship and other church events. Applicants for the position of Minister of Music and Worship Arts should be UU Ministers in Fellowship with the UUA (or be on the path to ordination and fellowship). Applicants should also possess: Excellent musicianship, A record of collaborative leadership, Good people skills, Fluency in Spanish is desirable. To read the full job description, please visit our website
This full-time position (40 hours per week) includes directing the music program at both campuses and working with a hired or staff accompanist; the salary range for this position is in the low-to-mid 60K depending on credentials/experience. Details about compensation and benefits will be discussed during the interview process.
For the full job description, please visit http://www.firstuusandiego.org/minister-of-music-and-worship-arts-job-posting
Cover letter, resume and related materials to must be submitted electronically by e-mail to email@example.com to the Minister of Music and Worship Arts Task Force by October 15, 2014.(posted on 9-24-2014)
Director of Religious Education
Unitarian Universalist Church of Studio City, CA
|The Unitarian Universalist Church
of Studio City has an immediate opening for a part-time Director of Religious
Exploration (DRE). We are looking for someone who is thoughtful about the
Religious Exploration (RE) program and motivated to attract others to participate
in it and promote it within the church and in the greater community. |
The DRE will show creativity in running the program as well as in building relationships with the Minister, children, teens, and adults, as well as volunteer teachers and parents. He or she will work collaboratively with the RE Committee, teachers, church staff and other groups in developing the program, and be self-motivated and organized in all aspects of the job, including coordinating RE activities, maintaining schedules, event planning, and record-keeping.
The successful candidate will
have a basic knowledge of UU history, tradition and philosophy, and will carry
a vision of that philosophy into every aspect of the RE program. Based on their
own education and experience, they will honor diversity of parenting and
education styles in the program, where relevant, and use this experience as a
resource for parents and teachers.
(posted August 4, 2014)
Religious Education Coordinator
Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara, CA
Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara, CA seeks an organized, caring and
enthusiastic person to fill the Religious Education Coordinator
position, supporting both the Children and Adult Religious Education
Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara is a vibrant and welcoming community
dedicated to the search for truth and meaning. We are a loving
community of seekers, dedicated to living with integrity, nurturing
wonder, and inspiring action.
Religious Education Coordinator is responsible for supporting the
administration and operation of the Religious Education programs. Part
of a multi-staff team, the RE Coordinator works independently under the
general supervision of the Acting Director of Religious Education.
position is part-time (approximately 20 hours per week) and is eligible
for benefits. Workdays include Sundays and most Wednesdays and
Please submit a resume and cover letter to Jena Foster, Acting Director of Religious Education, firstname.lastname@example.org.
A more detailed job description can be found at http://www.ussb.org/joomla/index.php/services-a-events/events-a-announcements
(posted on 7/3/2014)
|Director of Congregational Life|
Chalice Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Escondido, CA
|Chalice congregation in Escondido, CA has a job opening for a half-time Director of Congregational Life.|
The full description can be found at http://www.chaliceuucongregation.org/jobs/Dir_Cong_Life.php
(posted June 17, 2014)