Effective Christian Ministry Cohort Coach 

Department Mission Statement: To introduce young people to Christ and invite them to live out their relationship with the Lord in the Church. 


Job Title: Effective Christian Ministry Cohort Coach 


Number of Openings: 5 


Position Reports To: Effective Christian Ministry Cohort Director 


Type: Independent Contractor 


Hours per week: 10-15 hours 


Hourly Wage: $25.00 per hour 


Duration: August 2022 - June 2023 


Last Revised: March 10, 2022 


Location: Remote 


Vision: Be able to clearly and concisely articulate the vision of the Department and apply that vision to all ministry work. 


Primary Purpose: The Effective Christian Ministry Cohort is a supportive learning community designed to help parishes meet the needs of young people in Christ-centered ways that build faith and transform ministry. The Coach’s primary purpose is to provide encouragement, facilitate Cohort problem solving, and give support to an assigned Cohort of parish Teams participating in the Effective Christian Ministry Cohort  


Duties: While additional duties may be assigned at the discretion of the ECM Cohort Director, the following list represents the major tasks required of this position:  


Pray that our Lord Jesus Christ guide and bless this learning community 

Be assigned to one Cohort (comprised of 3-5 parish Teams). 

Meet with ECM Coaches and Cohort Director weekly. 

Attend and participate in all Cohort training program events via Zoom. 

Review and offer feedback on bi-weekly Cohort homework. 

Provide 90 minutes of "office hours" for your Cohort via Zoom per month. 

Answer emails and phone calls related to your Cohort. 

Meet once per month with the entire Cohort (to be set by Coach). 

Meet once per month with each Team (to be set by Coach). 


Calendar: Must be available to work on the following dates: 


Mandatory In-Person Coach Training: 

Sunday, June 5, 2022 - Wednesday, June 8. 

Webinars 1st Tuesday of the month: 

October-November & January-April. 

Three all-day, online Summit on Saturdays: 

September 10, 2022 

December 3, 2022 

May 20, 2023 


Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and skills: 


Be an Orthodox Christian in good standing. 

Commitment to Y2AM mission and core values. 

Completion and knowledge of the "Effective Christian Ministry" online course is required (effectivechristianministry.org). 

Formal Orthodox education is preferred but not required. 

Experience working with Orthodox youth and young adults. 

Excellent communication skills. 

Excellent interpersonal and mentoring skills. 

Professionalism and reliability. 

Attention to detail. 

Computer literate including the Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, and network environments.  

Applications will close on May 6, 2022

To apply, please send your cover letter, resume, and two 2 letters of recommendation via email to: 


Ruth M. Sencio 

Human Resources Director 

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America 











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Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

The Organization

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is a religious not-for-profit organization. “The mission of the Archdiocese is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian Faith, to energize, cultivate, and guide the life of the Church in the United States of America according to the Orthodox Christian Faith and Tradition”. There are 9 “dioceses” with employees who are residents in multiple states

Contact Information

8 East 79th Street
New York, NY

Phone: 212-570-3500
Website: www.goarch.org

All interested candidates may send a cover letter and resume to: Ruth Sencio rsencio@goarch.org


Posted on: April 04, 2022