Missioner for Equity and Justice

Washington, DC
Type: Clergy, Lay
Posted Sep 14, 2020
Job Title
Missioner for Equity and Justice
Name of church or organization
Diocese of Washington
Job Location
Washington, DC
Job Description
The Missioner for Equity and Justice serves as a member of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington staff supporting implementation of the Diocesan Strategic Plan with responsibility and oversight of diocesan equity and justice initiatives, with particular emphasis on antiracism, plus racial and economic equity, immigration, police reform, LGBTQIA+ rights, prevention of gun violence, and creation care. The Missioner works collaboratively with the diocesan Race and Social Justice Committee and other diocesan committees, task forces, and commissions. The Missioner ministers with and advises diocesan equity and justice leaders; collaborates with ecumenical, interfaith, and civic and government leaders in the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Prince George’s, Charles, and St. Mary’s in Maryland; and builds coalitions to promote, support, advocate, and take action on behalf of issues of equity and justice. Lay or clergy applicants are welcome.
Type of commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Review of applications begins September 21 and continues until the position is filled. Please email letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references to Kathleen Hall.
Link to the job posting or application
www.edow.org/forms-and-resources/employment/job-openings
Website
www.edow.org