The LCMS Office of National Mission, St. Louis, seeks a manager, Disaster Response.
The candidate must be a member in good standing of an LCMS congregation and have training in theology from a Concordia University System school or an LCMS seminary, with post-graduate work in a related field (such as theology, sociology, psychology, medicine, etc.) preferred; and education/experience in disaster response or related field (i.e., military or military chaplain, emergency-services chaplain, first responder — police, fire, emergency medical technician). Specialized training in pastoral crisis counseling or chaplaincy preferred.
Job functions include: working cooperatively with others; supporting the work of the director of Disaster Response; keeping accurate records of all disaster-response activity; providing monthly reports; leading disaster-response training events; reviewing and updating manuals, handouts and other materials for training events.
For a more detailed position description of this and other positions, or to apply, visit www.lcms.org/jobsboard.
The following institutions of the Concordia University System (CUS) are seeking candidates for positions:
Concordia University, Irvine, Calif., seeks to fill the following faculty positions: biology; education; regional director education (San Francisco Bay, part-time); mathematics; chemistry; psychology; educational research; sociology.
Concordia University, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Minn., seeks to fill the following faculty positions: doctor of physical therapy; mathematics; kinesiology and health science; data analytics and organizational leadership; theology; information technology; graduate education; psychology.
Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, Wis., seeks to fill faculty positions in theology; philosophy.
For more information about these and other CUS positions, including complete job descriptions, qualifications and application process, visit www.lcms.org/cusjobs and click on “Job Opportunities” and then “Positions Available at Our Campuses.”
The Southern District Church Extension Fund is seeking an executive director. A minimum requirement of a BA in business or related field and five years management/supervisory experience, with an MBA preferred. This is a professional and full-time position based out of Slidell, La. Salary commensurate with experience. A full position description is available at www.southerncef.org (click the blue executive director box for the link). Resumes are being accepted electronically only at firstname.lastname@example.org. All resumes, questions or comments must be addressed to this email. Deadline is Jan. 1.
Lutherans For Life, headquartered in Nevada, Iowa, is seeking a Renewal For Life (RFL) director. RFL, in cooperation with local pastors, seeks to identify and develop Life Teams and Life Team Leaders within congregations across the country. Such Life Teams will educate members about all issues related to the value of life from conception to natural death. The director will manage all aspects of Renewal For Life including recruiting, training, marketing and supervising. A BA or BS degree is required along with supervisory experience. Up to 25 percent travel is required.
To see other available positions, please visit the LCMS Jobs Board at www.lcms.org/jobsboard.
Posted Nov. 19, 2012