Rss test description en-us Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:27:36 GMT Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:27:36 GMT Weblog Editor 2.0 <![CDATA[Principal, Annunciation Day School]]>,-Annunciation-Day-School.html

The Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation in Atlanta, GA is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Principal at the Annunciation Day School (ADS). The ADS is a vibrant and growing parochial school currently providing Parents Morning Out, Pre-K and K-6 programs in the Atlanta Area. The school is a ministry of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation. The Principal provides leadership, guidance, and support to students and faculty in all aspects of ADS programs. The Principal reports, and is directly responsible, to the Clergy of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation and the ADS Board. The successful candidate will be a practicing Christian. Candidates who are Orthodox Christians are preferred but this is not a mandatory requirement.  


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with the Clergy, ADS Board and individual faculty members (i.e. searches, mentoring, development, reviews/evaluations) in maintaining, overseeing, and coordinating ADS program curricula; plan and lead all processes for regional and professional accreditation reviews; oversee processes for ensuring students' academic and financial standing and fulfillment of graduation requirements; participate in short- and long-range planning efforts; work closely with parents via the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO); and provide oversight of the ADS budget.


QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Degree in education. Graduate degree(s) preferred but not mandatory. Leadership Certificate or demonstrated work towards the certificate at the time of employment. Experience: Experience in administration at the elementary and/or middle school level(s). Previous elementary and/or middle school level teaching experience preferred. Specific Skills: Outstanding interpersonal skills; superior skills in written and oral/presentation communication; strong analytical and planning skills. Supervisory skills as well as a proven background in management/leadership. Qualitative Requirements: The ideal candidate for Principal will have the ability to interact in a manner that is at once thoughtful, sensitive, and proactive to help generate consensus leading to well-considered decisions and actions. The person who will best succeed as Principal must be comfortable working within an Orthodox Christian environment and respectful of the canons, dogma and teachings of the Orthodox Church. The successful candidate will furthermore be comfortable with the need for constant communication in mediating well between all levels of the school, Clergy and ADS Board at the Annunciation Cathedral as well as working flexibly and collegially to find solutions which best benefit the institution. 


Start Date: As soon as possible.


Application deadline: Until filled


What to send: Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae or resume and three letters of reference via email to the attention of Fr. Paul Kaplanis, Dean, Fr. Christos Mars, Presbyter, Dr. Nickitas Demos, President - Annunciation Cathedral Parish Council and Ms. Irene Fotos, Chairperson, ADS Board in care of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation –


Phone: (404) 633-5870 • Website: 

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:37:05 GMT,-Annunciation-Day-School.html
<![CDATA[Second and Third Grade Elementary School Teachers]]>

Guardian Angel Orthodox Day School in Des Plaines, IL, is seeking a 2nd grade and a 3rd grade teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. Applicants should be Orthodox Christians with a degree in education at a minimum, experience preferred, and a desire to be part of a school with a mission “to educate children by integrating intellectual, physical, and spiritual learning using the teaching of the Holy Orthodox Church in a manner which will instill virtues within their souls and reveal the image of God within them.”

Applicants should email resumes to: Sofia Vlahakis at

For more information, visit our website: or call 847.827.5510.

Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:16:59 GMT
<![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.

Tue, 07 Jul 2015 16:42:32 GMT
<![CDATA[Outreach Coordinator (US Resident Position)]]>

Baltimore, MD

International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), headquartered in Baltimore, MD is the official humanitarian aid agency of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America.  Since its inception in 1992, IOCC has delivered $534 million in relief and development programs to families and communities in more than 50 countries. IOCC is a member of the ACT Alliance, a global coalition of more than 140 churches and agencies engaged in development, humanitarian assistance and advocacy, and a member of InterAction, the largest alliance of U.S.-based secular and faith-based organizations working to improve the lives of the world’s most poor and vulnerable populations.

IOCC seeks a full-time, motivated and experienced Outreach Coordinator to work with IOCC Headquarters staff to ensure the success of awareness and fund-raising efforts undertaken by IOCC Metropolitan Committees, parishes and individual volunteers, help to manage and coordinate special events designed to position IOCC, and provides key administrative and other fundraising support to Metropolitan Committees and IOCC staff. 

Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·         Work closely with Metropolitan Committees, parishes and local volunteers to assure successful annual events, spread awareness, and promote outreach opportunities, in assigned region.

·         Facilitate communications with Metropolitan Committees and volunteers to share best practices and activities that support the mission of IOCC.

·         Create and execute plans to recruit new Metropolitan Committee members and parish representatives.

·         Responsible for the successful attainment of revenue goals for Metropolitan Committee events, in assigned region.

·         Process all financials from Metropolitan Committee events and volunteer activities (overseeing online registration, tracking payments, collecting checks, reconciling expenses, etc.)

·         Assemble mailings for events, parish visits and volunteers.

·         Assist Donor Services with Raiser’s Edge entry for all Metropolitan Committees, volunteers, parish representatives, emergency kit donors, and Prayer Journal requests.

·         Prepare and write copy for all event-related promotional materials, including online communication for IOCC social media pages, email blasts and updates; letters to clergy.

·         Light travel to promote IOCC, its mission, and to advance the Resource Development plan.

·         Work closely with Senior Outreach Coordinator to complete country-wide communication to volunteers, monthly Volunteer Update, Volunteer Best Practices, and other duties as assigned.

·         Become trained on Raiser’s Edge to run financial reports for Metropolitan Committees, pull donor and city information, provide reports to the Director of Development, and provide back-up support for Donor Services, as needed.

·         Conduct trainings for Metropolitan Committees to assure adherence to IOCC standards and procedures.

·         Support the drafting and development of the Outreach Coordinator Manual (TBD).

·         Support the drafting and development of the Metropolitan Committee Policy and Procedures (Best Practice).

·         Perform other duties as required or assigned.


Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:43:41 GMT