Eastern Illinois University Wesley Foundation seeks Campus Minister / Director
Campus Minister/Director for the Wesley Foundation at Eastern Illinois University
Applications are being sought for the full-time position of Campus Minister/Director for the Wesley Foundation at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois. The position includes oversight of all operations of the Wesley Foundation, including programming, administration and the development of Christian leaders. The purpose of the Wesley Foundation at Eastern Illinois University is to build an intentionally inclusive community of Christ followers for all people regardless of gender, race, age, or sexual orientation and to develop principled Wesleyan Christian leaders. The Wesley Foundation also aims to provide a safe and welcoming space regardless of religion.
Eastern Illinois University is a dynamic regional comprehensive public university with an actively engaged and increasingly diverse student body known for its strong ethic toward service and community outreach. The new Campus Minister/Director will have the opportunity not only for leadership in cultivating and nurturing disciples of Christ on campus and in the community, but also to be part of an active partnership with the Wesley Foundation Board as it moves toward the goal of a new building for the campus ministry.
Applicants should send a cover letter explaining their interest in the position, along with their resume and three references firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Review of applications begins on May 22 and is ongoing until the position is filled. The expected start date is July 1, 2017. A copy of the position description may be found on the website of the Wesley Foundation at Eastern Illinois University at http://www.eiuwesley.org/Jobs.