The associate rector works in partnership with the rector in all areas of ordained ministry in the parish and supporting the vision, mission and core values of the congregation. The associate rector coordinates the Christian formation program and many Parish Life events. He or she works with the rector and lay leaders to develop new programs to engage the congregation and community. In addition, administrative responsibilities include website and social media oversight and representing the parish in the greater community and the Episcopal Church.
The associate rector must adhere to all personnel, parish, and Diocesan policies and must be able to work collaboratively, professionally, and confidentially. Serving at the pleasure of and under the direct supervision of the rector, the associate rector has the following key responsibilities: