CPT INTERNATIONAL: Call for Expressions of Interest and Nominations for Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) Full-Time Co-Director

CPTnet
27 January 2011
CPT INTERNATIONAL: Call for Expressions of Interest and Nominations for Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) Full-Time Co-Director


CPT seeks applications for a co-director to work with Carol Rose, current co-director.  Position begins in July 2011.  Job description is flexible depending on the intersection of applicant’s skills with current co-director.  Applications from members of racially marginalized groups and from outside North America are warmly welcomed.  As with all Support Team members, compensation is a stipend based on need.  The initial appointment is for a period of three years. 

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Qualifications include

  • spiritual grounding in Christianity;
  • strong skills in organizational processes and administration;
  • experience leading or working in an international organization committed to violence reduction, nonviolent resistance campaigns and movement building;
  • strong English with at least minimal Spanish;
  • background and skill in undoing oppressions; and
  • ability to mobilize economic and human resources.  
  • knowledge of CPT and how the organization works.  

 

Needed Traits include the ability to

  • articulate and promote the CPT mission and vision;
  • make collaborative decisions; to
  • listen well;
  •  be flexible;
  •  articulate and promote an organizational vision;
  • lead in organizational change; and
  • network between religious, political, geographical and social groups.

 

Persons with the required experience and skills who have not been members of CPT are welcome to apply.  See www.cpt.org <http://www.cpt.org> for background.  If chosen as the most promising applicant, the individual must participate in a CPT delegation and month-long training and discernment process prior to final appointment.

Contact Susan Mark Landis with expressions of interest and nominations by 1 March 2011.  She will respond with a more complete job description and application materials.  SusanML@MennoniteUSA.org

Please share this message widely and pray for God's work through this appointment process.