|Position Title:||Director of Hispanic Ministries|
|Employment Status:||Full Time|
|Location:||Flexible within the area covered by the East Coast Provinces of the Society of Jesus|
|Reports to:||Executive Director, Office of Ignatian Spirituality|
The Office of Ignatian Spirituality (OIS) is a division of the USA Northeast and Maryland Provinces of the Society of Jesus (The Jesuits), a Roman Catholic order of priests and brothers founded in 1534 by St. Ignatius of Loyola. OIS partners with people and ministries to promote Ignatian Spirituality for mission.
Summary of Position
The Office of Ignatian Spirituality is seeking a proven leader with the experience, vision, and energy to build and manage a comprehensive Hispanic Ministry program in the Ignatian tradition.
This is a full-time position reporting to the Executive Director of the Office of Ignatian Spirituality.
The successful candidate will develop and expand OIS’s current ministry with Hispanic Catholics, and will be responsible for the following: assessment and renewal of the School of Ignatian Spirituality; development of a program for those who have completed the sessions of the School and who wish to continue their Ignatian experience in local community settings; in partnership with Jesuit Retreat Houses on the East coast, development and implementation of Ignatian weekend retreats for Hispanic Catholics.
The ideal candidate will be fully bilingual and bicultural. He or she will have superior skills in management and communication, as well as extensive knowledge of Ignatian spirituality and Hispanic/Latino theology and ministry.
This position may eventually take on a supervisory role to one or more staff. At that time, the Director of Hispanic Ministries will be expected to:
Qualities and Qualifications
The successful candidate will work as a team member of the Office of Ignatian Spirituality and as an employee of the USA Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus (UNE). UNE offers a team-oriented work environment and a competitive compensation and employee benefits package.
How to Apply
If you have a commitment to excellence and want to join us, we invite you to submit a cover letter and a resume no later than April 6th to: Anne Miller, Operations Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org. UNE is an equal opportunity employer.