2/24/17: Interim Rector (Bismarck, ND)

What are you looking for?
Interim Rector, 3/4 time for about two years.
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St. George’s Episcopal Memorial Church
Where is the job site located?
Bismarck, ND
What do you want this person to do?
We are looking for an interim Rector who will:

Work effectively as a team with the vestry and congregation.

Listen and communicate with patience when there’s conflict.

Remain impartial and strong when needed to help us resolve recent issues. Help us work towards gaining understanding and forgiveness within the church.

Provide worship leadership and guidance to help us keep the church going strong and growing as we begin our search for a long-term Rector.

Guide us with the implementation the Missional 5-year plan developed over the previous year.

Help us find ways to attract new members of all generations, young families and millennial-generation individuals to the church.

Increase our prominence in the community.

The skills and experiences we are looking for include:

A worship leader who is comfortable with a wide range of worship styles.

Someone experienced with gospel-based preaching.

Specific experience or training with interim ministry, conflict resolution and healing within a parish setting.

Leadership and managerial style consistent with the desires and vision of our parish and vestry.

Experiences with and sensitivity to individuals with diverse ethnic, cultural, economic, and political backgrounds.

Experienced with pastoral, disadvantaged, community and ecumenical outreach.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Part time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Please send your OTM portfolio and/or Resume to Ms. Janice Beck, (Interim Rector Search Committee Chair) at janice.beck701@gmail.com and Mr. Thomas Hopkins, (Senior Warden) at Thomas.f.hopkins@jci.com.

We would also be happy to share our parish profile.

When is the application deadline?
Do you have a website?