- About Us
The role of the Ministry Assistant to Pastoral Care Ministry is to support various aspects of the pastoral care team, including, but not limited to: provide support for weddings and funerals; provide administrative support for the pastoral care team; maintain the hospital list, homebound list and prayer list; work with families in grief; help handle requests for benevolence; schedule appointments for pastoral counseling; coordinate and communicate with various ministry groups in the church; maintain pastoral call schedule and act as liaison with emergency call provider; maintain a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality as well as compassion and care. Work days are Monday through Friday with some flexibility necessary as the wedding coordinator work may also require occasional work on some Saturdays.
This position is accountable to Dr. Wick Stuckey, Associate Pastor, Pastoral Care
The successful candidate will offer the best fit among our 3-C’s of hiring: Competence, Character, and Culture.
Chapelwood United Methodist Church, founded in 1949, is a 6,000+ member church located in the Memorial Villages of Houston, TX. It is a “community of communities” with four campuses housing seven worship communities that host ten weekly worship venues all serving with a common mission, values, and disciple-making pathway. (See www.chapelwood.org)
Our mission (WHAT we do) is…
To make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world (Mission of the UM Church)by embodying God’s grace as we receive it to those who need it (Mission of Chapelwood) and creating a community where students and their families can increase in their love for God and for others (Vision of Chapelwood Student Ministry).
Our Ten Core Values (WHY we do what we do)...
Core values form the foundation for living into our calling. These core values underlie our work, influence the ways we interact with each other, and guide us to discern which strategies we employ to fulfill God’s mission for our church. They undergird everything we do. Chapelwood’s TEN CORE VALUES are:
Our disciple-making pathway (HOW we make disciples) is to help people …
We call this disciple-making pathway “E-G-S” for short.
Professional and Personal Growth
Chapelwood offers a competitive compensation package of salary and excellent benefits (medical, dental, vision, retirement) commensurate with education and work experience. Particulars of compensation will be worked out with the successful candidate upon satisfactory completion of financial and criminal background checks.
If you think God might be calling you to this position, please contact Susan Hall, below.