When Accompaniment Becomes a Calling
The Saint Paul Area Synod, in partnership with the Global Mission Unit of the ELCA, is pleased to announce that applications are now being received for the position of Program Coordinator for our Bega Kwa Bega companion-synod relationship with the Iringa Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania.
Based in Tanzania, this is a long-term (two year) volunteer position that includes a living allowance and in-kind support. The BKB Program Coordinator works cross-culturally in cooperation with a team of volunteers to strengthen and sustain this network of relationships. All globally aware, mission-minded individuals are encouraged to apply.
For more information, please review the position description (PDF). An application can be found on the ELCA Career Page under the Global Opportunities tab or at this direct link. The deadline to apply is February 1, 2017 with an anticipated start date of July 15.
Current BKB Program Coordinator Julia Hubbard is slated to complete her term of service later this summer. We are profoundly grateful for the work that she has done in pioneering this position and the countless contributions she has already made to our common life. It is with joy and gratitude that we look forward to accompanying her through the final months of her time with us.