Director of Anna’s Place, A Franciscan Hospitality Center, Chester, PA

Description:

  • Directs, evaluates, and coordinates the activities of Anna’s Place to ensure it achieves its mission.
  • Reflects and communicates the mission, vision, and values of the Sisters of St. Francis.
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to: managing the staff and volunteers and motivating them to take ownership of the goals and mission; orienting staff and volunteers to the mission and values of the organization; developing/offering programs and activities based on community needs; ensuring the building is maintained; developing/managing the budget in concert with congregational finance department; and serving as a liaison with civic officials and personnel in local churches and mosques.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge and understanding of and a commitment to the mission and values of the Sisters of St. Francis.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Management experience preferred.
  • A desire and willingness to serve the poor and marginalized.
  • Enthusiasm in modeling service/servant leadership.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to lead as well as serve as a contributing team member.
  • Ability to work independently and to problem solve.
  • Facility in public relations and fundraising.
  • Ability to use the computer, i.e. Microsoft Word, Outlook.
  • Flexibility with work schedule to allow participation in evening and/or weekend programs/activities sponsored by Anna’s Place.

Responses requested by November 1, 2018.  Qualified candidates can email their resume to moberg@osfphila.org or mail it to:  Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, 609 South Convent Road, Aston, PA 19014, Attn:  Mary Beth Oberg, Human Resources.

Volunteer Opportunities, Red Hill Farm, Aston, PA

Description:

  • Red Hill Farm is seeking volunteers to work on the farm
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to planting, watering, weeding, setting-up irrigation, harvesting, and pest control.

Requirements:

  • Willing to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.

For more information visit www.redhillfarm.org.