Category Archives: Job Seekers

Resources for Job Seekers

Polishing Up Your Resume

Resume writing: you’re doing it wrong. I remember when I was first taught the art of resume writing in High School. It was part of a class I took called … Continue reading

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Other Helpful Websites

www.jobhuntersbible.com http://stats.bls.gov/oco

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Secular Theories of Career Development: Myers-Briggs

While not designed to be a theory of career development, Myers-Briggs type theory has become popular with career counselors. It is based on the work of Carl Jung. While the … Continue reading

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Secular Theories of Career Development: Holland

Many secular theories of career development are derived from theories of personality. One of these theories was articulated by the psychologist John Holland, in whose view career choice and adjustment … Continue reading

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Sample Job Description: Youth Director

We thank Fr. Kamal at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church for sharing this Youth Director Job Description with us.

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Salary Negotiation

Hopefully, the parish or organization that is hiring has posted a salary amount or salary range, so that you know this before ever sending a cover letter and resume, and … Continue reading

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Sample Questions You can Ask During an Interview

Questions about what a parish/organization needs: What are the needs of your parishioners and/or those you serve? Do you have plans to offer new services/ministries? Where do you see the … Continue reading

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Sample Interview Questions for Practice

What do you know about this parish/organization? How would you describe yourself? Share your journey of faith as an Orthodox Christian. Why did you choose this particular ministry? What are … Continue reading

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Preparing for an Interview

The interview is often the primary vehicle through which hiring occurs. Highly qualified candidates may be turned down for ministry positions because they failed to communicate their talents and abilities. … Continue reading

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Resume Structure

You should research some resume templates online to find the right format for your needs. Resumes should include the following sections: Your name and contact information Education Work experience Skills … Continue reading

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