UU Reston job openings

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston is looking to hire a Sunday School Coordinator and a Nursery Assistant. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Nichole Hodges-Abbasi. Sunday School Coordinator This position will begin on or after Sun., Sep. 10, provided background checks are complete. The Sunday School Coordinator will provide administrative support and have program responsibilities. Administrative responsibilities include ensuring that each child is registered in compliance with all religious education policies. Program responsibilities include supporting volunteers, serving as a teacher when needed, assuring safety policies are followed and overseeing children’s activities. Pay range is $20-$30/hour. Detailed job description here. Nursery Assistant This position will begin on […]

Lay pastoral care training

Sat., Sep. 23, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Washington Ethical Society, 7750 16th St., NW, Washington, DC 20012. Sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) Central East Region and the Washington Ethical Society. Cost: optional $10 fee for lunch, there is no cost for the training. Register here by Sep. 19. Providing pastoral care is a skill that takes time and intention to develop. This workshop for lay pastoral care providers and teams is designed to develop skills in focused listening, pastoral presence and communication, and emotional intelligence. It also explores the nature of both lay and professional pastoral care, and the roles and boundaries of each. Rev. David Pyle, the Central East […]

Training and team meetings for all RE teachers

Sat., Sep. 9, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Teachers of age 2-Grade 6: 8-9 a.m. – Optional team time 11-11:45 a.m. – Workshops Set I 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. – Lunch and keynote presentation by Pat Infante 1:15-2 p.m. – Workshops Set II Teachers of Grades 7-12:  2-3 p.m. – Optional team time 3-4 p.m.  – Workshops Set III 4-4:15 p.m. – Break and snacks 4:15-5 p.m. – Workshops Set IV 5-7 p.m. – Dinner and keynote presentation

September 3

Date: Sun., Sep. 3, 10 a.m., Sanctuary. Leader: Intern Minister Pippin Whitaker. Music: Details coming soon. Religious Exploration: Worship service for all ages. No RE.