The Faith and Justice Leadership Lab is an experimental educational endeavor aimed at supporting children (k-12) to find connection and wholeness, while integrating spirituality and the arts as resources for movement-building and collective liberation. By braiding together faith, justice, and the arts, and using each to explore the others, we hope to give children a strong sense of their belonging and belovedness, and foster in them a commitment to building a more just and beautiful future.
To shape, nurture, and implement the vision for a mold-breaking program of faith and justice learning; and to coordinate and collaborate with diverse partners within and beyond the congregation in the pursuit of this vision. The person in this role will administer a year-round, grant-funded, volunteer-driven, church-based, k-12 educational program. They will be responsible for deepening existing partnerships with interfaith partners and directly impacted leaders/organizations and forming new ones. They will develop and manage a long-range strategy for sustainability and growth including all programs, operations, curriculums, finances, fundraising, and grant-writing.
The ideal candidate will bring a solid background in and passion for education, community organizing, interreligious cooperation, and the arts. They will be a gifted administrator – detail-oriented and skilled at prioritizing, coordinating and simultaneously managing multiple projects and persons. They will come with established relationships with activists and have hands-on experience with anti-oppression work.
Part - Time (approx. 25 hours a week)
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We believe that the church has been complicit in systemic injustices that have disproportionately harmed the most marginalized people in society including people of color, immigrants, women, formerly incarcerated folx, disabled folx and LGBTQ folx. Hence, we strongly encourage applications from people with these identities or who are members of other marginalized communities.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $24,000.00 /year
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