New UUCF Child Care Coordinator needed

This position directly provides care and age-appropriate activities for children from birth to age 12 for worship services and other events and programs, including coordinating nursery and child care staff and volunteers. Full position description at Please share the job description with caretakers you know and trust. Send resumes and letters to Linnea Nelson by Aug. 8.

Farewell to Candice Johnson

We have been so pleased to have Candice Johnson as our child care coordinator for the past 2 years. Due to increased job responsibilities at the preschool where she works during the week, she is stepping down as UUCF’s child care coordinator. For anyone who has had a child in the nursery or in child care with Candice, you know your child has had tender loving care. We wish Candice all the best and look forward to seeing her and her family in other roles in our UUCF community.

Jerry Poje named Lord Fairfax

Congratulations to UUCF’s Jerry Poje on being named Lord Fairfax from Fairfax County’s Hunter Mill District. The honor is given each year to county residents for long-term and heroic service to the community, and is given to two individuals from each of the county’s nine magisterial districts. Read more here about Jerry’s service to the community.

Cedar Lane job opening

Full position description here. Open until filled. Email resumes to Cedar Lane UU  Church in Bethesda, MD, is recruiting for a part-time coordinator of youth ministry (20 hours/week). General description: In our large congregation of about 735 members, the coordinator of youth ministry implements youth ministry and extracurricular programs for youth in Grades 6-12 with the assistance of their advisers, teachers and families. The coordinator works to develop a program that includes the six pillars of youth ministry: Building Community, Social Action, Worship, Learning, Leadership and Congregational Involvement.  

August 6

Date: Sun., Aug. 6, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Leader: Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. Music: John Karickhoff. Religious Exploration: Summer RE classes in session for age 2-rising Grade 12. Child care available for infants to age 3 in the Sanctuary Nursery.  

WES hiring for two positions

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to WES Director of Lifelong Learning Melissa Sinclair. Washington Ethical Society (WES), a humanist congregation in Washington, DC, with affiliations with the American Ethical Union and the Unitarian Universalist Association, is hiring for two positions – a Sunday School Assistant (14 hours/week) and a Coming of Age and Teen Coordinator (13 hours/week). Click titles to learn more.