JOB POSTING: The Chaplaincy Institute of Maine (ChIME) in Portland Maine is looking for someone to join our team as Dean of Students.
ChIME is an interfaith school designed to educate and train spiritual leaders who serve with presence, integrity and prophetic voice. This two year program balances contemplative practices, the arts, study of world religions and service learning leading to ordination as an interfaith minister.
The Dean of Students position is vital to the functioning of this dynamic organization. It involves significant teaching, advising, and recruitment responsibilities, as well as program planning, coordination and assessment. The right person for this job will be a detail-oriented, self-directed team player, with excellent communication and group process skills. He or she will have an understanding of and commitment to interfaith education and bring a mature spiritual presence as a creative adult educator. Counseling, education or faith leadership degree or the equivalent experience is required. Non-profit and organizational development leadership highly desirable.
The position is 18 hours a week plus additional evening and weekend responsibilities with possible expansion of job responsibilities and hours in future. Flexible schedule allows option to work some hours at home.
To apply please submit a resume, cover letter, and a one page spiritual autobiographical statement to firstname.lastname@example.org with Dean of Students Application in the subject line no later than March 6.