Director of Family Ministry
United First Parish Church (UFPC) of Quincy, Massachusetts, seeks a dynamic, energetic, part-time Director of Family Ministry (DFM) to lead and grow our lifespan religious education program, nourish and support a thriving multigenerational religious community, and promote the congregation and our religious education program in the wider community. We encourage candidates to bring their creativity and imagination to the position.
The DFM serves an average of 25 hours per week from September to June (including Sundays) and an additional two weeks (50 hours) to be worked in July and August at times convenient to the DFM. Work can be done in a combination of onsite and remote settings. We are an equal opportunity employer and abide by UUA Fair Compensation Guidelines.
United First Parish Church is a welcoming and theologically diverse spiritual community with a history that stretches back to 1636. Our small, kind, and caring congregation is committed to spiritual growth, creative expression, freedom of thought, and social justice. Our multigenerational community of 97 adult members includes approximately 10 families with children and teenagers. Also known as “Church of the Presidents,” we are open for historic tours seven months of the year. UFPC is located in the heart of Quincy Center and is accessible by public transportation via the Red Line, commuter rail, and bus. Please note, our historic building is not ADA compliant, though it is wheelchair accessible.
In collaboration with the Religious Education Committee and Minister, the DFM manages and directs all religious education programs for children and youth, coordinates religious education programs for adults, and supports the growth of our family ministry. Listed below are specific duties involved. They are not all-inclusive and may include others.
Religious Education Program for Children and Youth:
Religious Education Program for Adults
Compensation and Benefits
Start Date: August or September 2022 (date to be negotiated)
Position: 25 hours/week, 45 weeks/year
Salary: $24,000 - $28,000 based on experience and the UUA guidelines for Geo Index 6.
Limited Benefits: Access to UUA Health & Dental Insurance, Retirement, Life and LTD; $1,000 benefits stipend, and $1,000 in professional expenses, paid vacation, and flexible work schedule.
To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to: United First Parish Church, Attn: DRE Search Committee, 1306 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA 02169; fax: 617-773-7499; or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be reviewed upon submission.
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