Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville, Maryland

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We are currently seeking to fill the following positions:

[Congregational Administrator]
[Religious Education Assistant & Youth Coordinator]


Congregational Administrator

Responsibilities

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville is looking for a personable, efficient, and reliable Congregational Administrator. The salary is in compliance with UUA (Unitarian Universalist Association) recommended compensation and benefits. The successful candidate will undertake administrative tasks, ensuring the ministers, staff, and board of trustees have adequate support to work efficiently.

 
The ideal candidate will be competent in prioritizing and working with little supervision. They will be self-motivated and trustworthy, and will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. They will ensure smooth running of our congregation’s offices and will contribute greatly to the smooth functioning of the congregation and in maintaining a well-running organization. They will
  • Coordinate office activities and operations
  • Coordinate with ministers, staff, board of trustees, and congregational committees to ensure administrative needs are met
  • Maintain financial records of the congregation, and manage office and facilities budgets
  • Manage payroll, benefits, and personnel files for ministers and staff
  • Coordinate with rentals program
 
Requirements
  • Proven experience as an office administrator or similar relevant role
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Knowledge of office management procedures and basic financial management principles
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, Google applications, calendaring software, and QuickBooks
  • High school diploma; BS/BA is preferred
 
General Schedule
This is a full-time, salaried position. 
 
Benefits
Consistent with UUCR benefits for all employees. 
 
How to Apply
The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville (UUCR) is a strong, loving, and vibrant religious community of more than 500 people. UUCR nurtures spiritual freedom; works for social justice; values diversity and inclusiveness; and lives with integrity, service, and joy. If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a resume and letter of interest to administrator.job@uucr.org.
 
UUCR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  


Religious Education Assistant & Youth Coordinator

We are seeking a Religious Education Assistant/Youth Coordinator who is enthusiastic, organized, and detail-oriented to enhance the robust Religious Education program at UUCR. Come join a warm and welcoming community committed to helping children, youth, and families find the joy of connection, belonging, and growing in the eight UU Principles. We seek a strong candidate with experience working collaboratively with colleagues, as well as children and volunteers of all ages, and a desire to connect families with our vibrant community at UUCR. Strong candidates will have excellent communication, organization, and outreach skills, as well as a deep understanding of MS Office Suite, Google Workspace, and social media platforms. Flexibility, reliability, friendliness, and the ability to work on a team are key to the role. A liberal religious perspective is essential in our ministry to children and youth. Knowledge and experience of Unitarian Universalism is a plus. This position is based out of UUCR in Rockville, MD, with flexible hours and opportunities for telework.

Requirements
  • Strong capabilities with MS Office Suite, Google and various social media applications
  • Excellent verbal, written, and social media communications skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Collaborative working style
  • Approach position with integrity and responsibility
  • Must pass FBI and Maryland criminal and sex offender background checks
  • Age 25 or over (in accordance with the congregation’s safety policy)
Desired Qualities
  • Experience working with youth of all ages
  • Experience in a childcare or educational environment
  • Experience in small, non-profit or religious organization office environment
  • Experience with a volunteer-based organizatio
  • Ability to positively collaborate with a team to further develop our congregation’s religious education program
  • Engage in positive interactions with youth, families, volunteers, and colleagues
  • Outgoing, friendly, flexible, and reliable
  • Organized and able to multitask
General Schedule
This is a part-time position with 25 hours/week. Working from home may be negotiated for many work hours, with at least 5 office hours per week at the UUCR Religious Education office, and 3 Sunday mornings per month on site. Occasional evening and Saturday hours may be required.
 
Pay 
$16.00 per hour, Personal Time Off, access to health and retirement benefits.
 
How to Apply
Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references by email to Carla Miller, Director of Religious Education, cmiller@uucr.org.
UUCR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  
 
 
 
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