3/20/17: St. John’s Institute Program and Facility Director (Cleveland, OH)

What are you looking for?
St. John’s Institute Program and Facility Director
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Episcopal Diocese of Ohio
Where is the job site located?
Cleveland, OH
What do you want this person to do?
Job Description Overview:

The St. John’s Institute is seeking a creative, hands-on, self-starting individual to develop and manage a volunteer-supported, fundraising organization to augment this community based non-profit. The St. John’s Institute operates in an historic church building that is a documented former stop on the Underground Railroad. Located in the midst of a growing and diverse urban city neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio, the Institute is a catalyst for building relationships across boundaries through the arts, spirituality, and community discourse.

We are looking for a person who can work with our board to:
• Develop a fundraising and grant-writing process to fund all salaries and program expenses
• Develop a volunteer base to support the work of the Institute and build community engagement
• Manage the facility of St. John’s Church, and manage events and programs of St. John’s Institute
• Take an active role in program development and marketing
• Take an active role in the development of a comprehensive plan for the restoration and preservation of the historic buildings and grounds of St. John’s Church
• Collaborate effectively with the church’s part-time priest

Qualifications:
• Experience in fundraising and grant-writing
• Knowledge and/or experience in developing a functioning team of volunteers
• Knowledge and/or experience in history, architecture, or historic preservation
• College degree required, Master’s degree in related disciplines preferred
• Flexibility in work schedule to allow for some evenings and weekends
• Willingness to be hands-on in daily facility management
• Ability to function effectively without close daily supervision
• Ability to positively and professionally engage people from all walks of life
• An open and affirming perspective on diversity and inclusivity

Benefits:
Full-time position: $36,000 Salary, fully paid Health Insurance, Funded Pension Plan; reports to a member of the Diocese of Ohio Program Staff until position is fully funded; then will report directly to Board.

About The Institute at St. John’s
The Institute is a two year old stand-alone non-profit. The St. John’s Church building is owned by The Episcopal Diocese of Ohio. The Institute Board consists of members of the community as well as members of The Episcopal Diocese of Ohio.

Apply with letter and resume to: The Rev. Brad Purdom, Diocese of Ohio, bpurdom@dohio.org before April 15, 2017.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
What is the application process?
Apply with letter and resume to: The Rev. Brad Purdom, Diocese of Ohio, bpurdom@dohio.org before April 15, 2017.
When is the application deadline?
04/17/2017
Do you have a website?
www.dohio.org