Coordinator of Congregational Life, Hillsdale Community Church (UCC), Portland, OR

Hillsdale Community Church – United Church of Christ (6948 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland OR), a progressive, growing church seeks a part-time Coordinator of Congregational Life for an 18-month assignment, averaging about 50 hours per month. Main tasks will be to help congregation members discern and live out their giftedness in service of the church and the world; and to provide staffing to program teams in the areas of mission, education, worship and fellowship. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in an Open and Affirming Protestant Christian setting, both as a member of a team and independently.  Ordination in the United Church of Christ is not required, but candidates who are ordained or approved for ordination will receive strong consideration.  All candidates must have demonstrated flexibility, leadership and administrative skills in a faith community or similar non-profit setting. 

Term: September 2, 2014 – March 1, 2016 (with possibility for extension).

Salary: Negotiable, based on experience.


Application deadline is Monday, June 9 2014. Send a letter of interest and resume to Kathy[at]hillsdaleucc[dot]org with “Coordinator of Congregational Life” in the subject line.