WESLEY FOUNDATION CAMPUS MINISTER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

4/27/2021

The Itawamba Community College (ICC) Wesley Foundation is a campus ministry of Fulton and Tupelo campuses’ students, faculty, and staff.  ICC Wesley Foundation is administered by The Mississippi Annual Conference Committee on Higher Education and Campus Ministry and a local ICC Wesley Foundation Board of Directors.

Itawamba Community College is a true college experience with 1000 residential students living on campus in Fulton with hundreds more living in apartments near the college. The faculty and staff at ICC are amazing and care deeply for the students as they move from ICC into the work force or 4-year schools. ICC boasts a 200+ member marching band, incredible arts department, athletics (men’s and women’s soccer, football, Men’s and women’s basketball, softball, baseball, and men’s and women’s tennis).  The Tupelo Campus (20 miles away) is a commuter campus with a wider variety of students that give a very exciting opportunity for ministry. 

 

The ICC Wesley Foundation operates under the direction of the Wesley Foundation Campus Minister/Director.  The Wesley Foundation’s mission is to make disciples for college life AND life after college. The Wesley Foundation’s intent is to provide a campus ministry in the name of Jesus Christ to all students and facilitate a faith-oriented educational experience, based on Wesleyan principles, for students, including ministering to students, spiritual direction, providing faith-based outreach events, authentic community providing a place of worship to experience fellowship with others, and growth in faith.

 

Job Title: 

    Campus Minister/Director, Wesley Foundation at Itawamba Community College

Reports to: Board of Directors of Wesley Foundation at Itawamba Community College and the United Methodist Committee on Higher Education and Campus Ministry

 

Purpose: 

    The Wesley Foundation Campus Minister/Director is counselor, administrator, educator,  leader of worship, theological leader, and organizer.  The Campus Minister/Director must give time and energy to those roles which will be of greatest benefit to the students and the campus.  The full time Wesley Foundation Campus Minister/Director whose duties involve administration, strategy and initiative is the primary innovator and coordinator of the church’s ministries on the campus.  The Director/Minister will facilitate a faith-oriented educational experience, based on Wesleyan principles, for students including ministering to students, spiritual counseling, providing faith-based outreach events, providing a place of worship to experience fellowship with others and growth in faith.

 

Job Type: Full Time

 

Job Location: Fulton, MS with commuter campus in Tupelo

 

Salary: Based on experience and qualifications

 

Application Deadline: Friday, May 7, 2021

 

Application Process: Please send cover letter, resume, and list of three references to mord3@yahoo.com

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