3/3/17: Assistant Rector (Santa Fe, NM)

What are you looking for?
Assistant Rector
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Church of the Holy Faith
Where is the job site located?
Santa Fe, NM
What do you want this person to do?
The Episcopal Church of the Holy Faith, the pre-eminent Anglo-Catholic parish of the Southwest, is seeking an Assistant Rector to join the clergy team including the Rector, an Associate Rector, and an Assisting Priest. The Church of the Holy Faith, located in downtown Santa Fe, the capital city of New Mexico, is a large, vibrant faith community consisting of more than 900 baptized members with an average Sunday attendance of 321, known for its reverent liturgy, glorious music, solid teaching and preaching, and nearly fifty spiritual formation and outreach ministries. For more information about the parish, go towww.holyfaithchurchsf.org.

The Assistant Rector will be responsible for:

  • Engaging in the full range of liturgical duties, including celebrating, officiating, and preaching, at Sunday said, choral, and sung Masses, weekday Masses, daily Morning and Evening Prayer, regular choral Evensongs, and pastoral offices as needed
  • Children’s and Youth Christian Formation, including Children’s Chapel, seasonal children’s adventures, youth group events, and ministry to young families
  • Liaising with various Spiritual Formation ministries and mentoring their development
  • Sharing in the Adult Formation through occasional leadership of Sunday Forums, Bible Study, and book discussions
  • Strengthening outreach ministries to the larger community
  • Participating in pastoral care and visitations, as appropriate
  • Assisting the Rector in other ministry areas as directed by the Rector

The Assistant Rector will report to the Rector, and will be reviewed annually. Compensation will be commensurate with experience, and according to diocesan guidelines. Health insurance, pension contributions, vacation (four weeks, including four Sundays), and continuing education time and allowance are included.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Applicants should contact the Rector:
The Rev. Robin Dodge
and include
Letter of Interest,
pdf copy of OTM profile,
and personal resume or CV
When is the application deadline?