Full-time Senior Director of Urban Missions
Job type: Full-time
Location: Dallas, TX Post Date: May 10, 2017
Park Cities Presbyterian Church (PCPC) is a large church,located in Dallas, Texas and associated with the Presbyterian Church in America, and is strategically located in an urban neighborhood between very affluent neighborhoods to the North and racially and economically diverse neighborhoods to the South. The primary responsibility of the Senior Director of Urban Missions is to implement the Extend vision in order to fulfill The Great Commission in the Dallas community and beyond. The Senior Director will work closely with pastoral and administrative staff, other Urban Missions staff, and PCPC members to accomplish their objectives.
Full-time Senior Director of Urban Missions: As part of the overall Urban Missions and Mercy Ministry, the purpose is to develop and execute the Extend vision with session and pastoral leadership through the application of love, justice, and mercy in an Urban Missions setting. The Extend vision calls us to engage our city with the hope of the Gospel in four areas: poverty, leadership, racial reconciliation, and truth. Responsibilities include develop and implement vision, provide team leadership for ministry oversight, develop and mobilize lay leadership and staff for ministry effectiveness, care for lay leaders and ministry partners to reinvigorate them for the Lord's work, establish accountability that motivates and rewards excellence, to practice evangelism by intentionally pursuing meaningful relationships with those outside and inside the church, and assist PCPC members in learning to engage the City and the culture. This position supports multiple committees requiring rapport building with lay leaders and has varied office hours and days. Requires a college degree, 10 years' experience in an urban or related ministerial context, proven competencies such as Overall Strategic Focus, Provides & Exemplifies Ministry Team Leadership, Judgment and Decision Making, People Development, and Financial Oversight & Stewardship.Plus is Pastoral experience, seminary training, Spanish fluency and proficiency in Microsoft Office.
How to apply
Complete an initial application at https://pcpc.formstack.com/form/application_for_director_of_urban_ministries. A full job description can be viewed on our PCPCwebsite at www.jobsatpcpc.org. If questions, please contact Search Committee Chair Bob McCamey at 214.224.2600 or UrbanSearch@pcpc.org.