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Part-time Pastoral Care Associate

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The Pastoral Care Associate works in consultation with and under the supervision of the Priest-in-Charge (PIC) to provide pastoral care, leadership, and spiritual development and formation for the members of St. Paul and St. James.


Episcopal Church of St. Paul and St. James, New Haven


Active Episcopalian
Demonstrates a working knowledge of theology which can be translated into practical pastoral and liturgical situations.
A welcoming disposition, and the ability to relate to all of God’s children, while also being firm in managing expectations as it relates to support and pastoral care.
The ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.
Effective communication skills, both written and oral.
Writing proficiency, including mastery of grammar and syntax.
Organizational skills, including the ability to maintain calendars, coordinate people and projects, establish priorities, and meet deadlines.
Proficiency with the following software or similar:
Microsoft Office and Zoom.
The capacity to multitask, take direction, self-manage, and display initiative.
The ability to work as part of a team.

MA in Theology, Pastoral Ministry or Religious Studies (or equivalency).
Experience working in a church or other ministry setting.
Supervisory experience.
Spanish language proficiency.

Application instructions

Email a resume and cover letter to the Rev. Stacey Kohl, priest-in-charge, at

  Accepting Applications until February 29, 2024

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