Rss test description en-us Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:02:13 GMT Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:02:13 GMT Weblog Editor 2.0 <![CDATA[Custodian (Full-time & Part-time)]]>

St. John the Baptist

Full-Time and Part-Time Custodians

The custodial staff reports primarily to the Facilities Manager and/or the Chairman of the Building and Maintenance Committee, and in parallel is at the disposal of the Proistamenos.

The custodial staff is responsible for performing the cleaning, minor maintenance, and other miscellaneous duties to ensure that the St. John building complex and grounds are maintained in a safe, secure, healthy and sanitary manner.  The custodian is the go-to person for any building needs; works and interacts daily with the church clergy, church staff, and school staff.

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:33:35 GMT
<![CDATA[Teaching Position: First Grade]]>

Theophany School, grounded in the Orthodox Christian faith, offers its students challenging academics in a creative and familial environment dedicated to cultivating the minds and hearts of our students as they develop a love of learning, service, and respect for the other. We are excited to announce its expansion into elementary school grades and open its search for an experienced early elementary educator for it’s inaugural first grade class.

He/She commits to ongoing spiritual and academic development, including participating in prayer with students, championing superior standards of academic excellence, and teaching an integrated First Grade curriculum rooted in Gospel values and Orthodox Christian teachings. A successful applicant will be comfortable using music, movement and the arts in classroom instruction and will have interest and/or experience in creating cross-disciplinary lessons. Massachusetts Elementary teaching certificate preferred, but experienced candidates without certification will also be considered.

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:42:13 GMT
<![CDATA[Pastoral Assistant]]>

The pastoral assistant assists the rector in the administration of the parish and is a leader in the community.  Like the priest he/she is to be an example to the flock in prayer, fasting and piety.  As such he/she should be a frequent communicant and participant in the sacrament of Holy Reconciliation.

Duties of the Pastoral Assistant include but are not limited to:


·        Preaching time-to-time

·        Teaching Sunday School/Inquirers, catechism class

·        Outreach

·        Visitations

·        Coordinate Parish ministries- Young Families/Young Adult, Men’s/Ladies, Undergird Sunday School and youth leadership

·        Organize/prepare meeting agendas

·        Campus Ministry-UF/St John the Theologian

·        Day to day office administration 

o   Website(s)/communications, bulletin announcements

o   Cemetery

o   Review of bills/cost coding

o   Oversight of campus/maintenance/repairs

o   Some bookkeeping

·        Project Management as assigned

·        Lead mission teams

·        Nonvoting member of Parish Council


·        Open and close church for services on an as needed basis

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:21:49 GMT
<![CDATA[Executive Secretary]]>

As the official mission agency of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America it is OCMC’s mission to make disciples of all nations by bringing people to Christ and His Church.  The Mission Center is guided by the vision that all people may come to know the saving love of our Lord: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. 

The Executive Secretary is primarily responsible for the following:

  • Provide support to the Executive Director of the Orthodox Christian Mission Center.
  • Serve as liaison with Board Members as Directed by Executive Director. Provide support with planning/travel arrangements for board meetings, provide hospitality to OCMC Board Members, schedule conference calls, prepare board correspondence as directed, manage board contact list, and maintain RE records for board members.
  • Open mail and record in Filemaker program all incoming and outgoing correspondence for the Executive Director. Prepare draft responses as requested.
  • Maintain OCMC digital office forms.
  • Maintain contact lists (board, overseas, staff).
  • Serve as the primary telephone operator and manage the phone system.
  • Receive emails addressed to the general OCMC email address, respond and/or forward to appropriate staff member.
  • Manage dorm rooms. Enter reservations in log, distribute keys and access cards. Purchase supplies and linens for the rooms, inspect the rooms, and make appropriate arrangements for cleaning the rooms after use.
  • Maintain kitchen and training room (purchase supplies as needed).
  • Oversee the Interactive Room (library).
  • Maintain archived documents.
  • Assist other departments as requested.
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 10:39:54 GMT