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Are you interested in joining our staff and actively participating in the mission of Tenacre?

Our mission is “to cherish and demonstrate the truths of Christian Science and to apply these truths to every aspect of living and working together.

Each staff member brings his or her own understanding and practice of Christian Science in fulfillment of this mission and watches his unique ministry blossom and bless within the whole.


Employment Opportunities:

Christian Science Nurse
Christian Science Nursing Assistant
Construction Projects Office Coordinator New!
Housekeepers – Two New!
Transportation – Part-time Driver New!
Full-Time Receptionist New!
Swing Cook New!

 

To Apply:

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Christian Science Nurse

“Beloved children, the world has need of you…” (Miscellaneous Writings pg. 110)

We would love to hear from Christian Science nurses who are interested in being part of Tenacre’s healing ministry.

Opportunities include:
• Christian Science nurse mentors/Instructors
• Experienced Christian Science nurses
• Those with an active developing practice

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Christian Science Nursing Assistant

Participates in the Mission and Ministry of Tenacre as an assistant to support Christian Science nurses and guests and maintain the healing atmosphere within a guest setting. This two-weeks course at Tenacre is to prepare for ministering in a Christian Science nursing setting at Tenacre.

Competencies:
• To perform the job successfully, an individual should be progressively demonstrating the competencies outlined in the Basic Qualifications and Competencies for Religiously-qualified Positions at Tenacre and the additional points relating to Christian Science Nursing.

Servant Leadership:
• Supports the camaraderie and unity among all staff ministering within the guest setting; maintains trust and respect for one another’s ministry.

Communication Skills:
• Communicates and responds to others in a non-hierarchal manner with warmth, respect, and patience; maintains confidentiality; acts and speaks in a manner consistent with the highest ethics and integrity; conversation reflects the highest Biblical standard; replies to inquiries and completes requests, both on a timely basis; follows-up appropriately on requests made of others.

Metaphysical
• Ensures that the healing purpose of Christian Science nursing is foremost in thought and is represented throughout all interactions, communications, and activities.
• Brings a metaphysical readiness and maturity to support Christian Science nurses and guests.
• Knows the Church Manual bylaw for the Christian Science nurse and consistently lets it pervade all work.
• Expresses the qualities of a nurse, as stated in Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy on page 395.

Specific duties; other duties may be assigned:
• Provides one-to-one support with guests’ activities and study
• Gives simple mobility assistance to guests, including giving wheelchair rides and walking with guests
• Performs other tasks involved with the general care of the Christian Science nursing setting including bed-making and giving mealtime assistance
• Assist guests at group activities such as church services, hymn sings, Social events.

Education and/or Experience
• A high school diploma or equivalent, or is actively working on it.
• Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak English.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty as state above satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Please call 609.279.2328 or email Christine Hein at chein@tenacre.org with questions or for an application.


Construction Projects Office Coordinator

Tenacre is looking for a team-oriented, resilient, technically-oriented office coordinator for the Construction Projects Department to assist in all aspects of its office activities and to support the mission of Tenacre in morality, integrity, honesty and speech.

Competencies:
• Communicates and responds to others in a non-hierarchal manner with warmth, respect, integrity, humility and patience
• Demonstrates excellent writing skills that show conciseness, accuracy and graciousness
• Holds oneself to the highest standards of professionalism, courtesy, and ethics
• Utilizes technology and equipment skillfully related to Projects information plus other needed technology
• Takes appropriate initiative; makes sound, accurate, and timely decisions
• Responds positively to changes and maintains poise, focus and flexibility, especially when encountering
challenges
• Communicates and responds to others in a non-hierarchal manner with warmth, respect, integrity, humility and patience
• Continually builds own knowledge and expertise
• Demonstrates aptitude for learning a variety of computer programs through in-person or online video
training

Essential duties include:
• In reporting directly to the manager of the Construction Projects Department, follows through on all delegated tasks and projects; confers with the manager of the Construction Projects Department to coordinate and prioritize office needs and goals
• Provides verbal and written information to community, contractors, vendors, staff, residents, and visitors
• Sends daily emails about projects to affected individuals
• Ensures as built and other relevant documentation is provided to the Director of Campus Facilities
• Respects and maintains the privacy and confidentiality of both Tenacre’s guests and resident staff

Education and/or Experience and Licenses
• Minimum Associates degree or equivalent certification required, ideally in a construction related field
• 1-2 years’ experience working in a professional, construction-related business environment, preferred
• Membership in The First Church of Christ, Scientist, preferred
• A state issued driver’s license is required.

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Housekeepers – Two

…I will make them keepers of the charge of the house, for all the service thereof, and for all that shall be done therein.
(Ezekiel 44:14)

Tenacre is looking for two housekeepers who love to clean and make a room sparkle for the comfort and joy of others!

This is a full-time opportunity to let your love of serving and working together shine to support the healing mission of Tenacre. The schedule is typically Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with some weekends every four to six weeks.

Education and/or Experience and Licenses
• Students of Christian Science are preferred. If you are, please complete the “Application Supplement” in addition to the main application
• Prior housekeeping experience and membership in The Mother Church are also preferred
• Proficiency in reading and speaking English is required.

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Transportation – Part-time Driver

Tenacre is looking for a part-time driver, who would love to uphold the healing atmosphere at Tenacre and serve others by driving them to and from the airport and to local areas and by doing errands and handling Tenacre mail.

Essential duties include:
• Driving safely in all weather conditions to and from airports and with local area runs to do errands
• Assisting passengers to enter and leave vehicles and loading and unloading luggage and packages up to 50 pounds
• Consistently providing an exemplary customer service experience that graciously converses with people from all over the globe
• Constantly collaborating with the other Tenacre driver and Reception to fulfill requests
• Working flexible hours with some weekend work
• Keeping Tenacre vehicles clean, tidy and fueled
• Sorting and delivering Tenacre mail; keeping Post Office tidy

Education and/or Experience and Licenses
• Member of The First Church of Christ, Scientist
• Demonstrated ability to read and speak English fluently
• A state issued driver’s license is required.
• Commercial Driver’s License, preferred

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Full-Time Receptionist

The Full-Time Receptionist serves as an ambassador for Tenacre with a welcoming and gracious
demeanor.

Essential duties include:
• Greets visitors at Tenacre’s reception desk in a professional and pleasant manner
• Uses sound judgement to respond to questions and requests in a timely fashion, and
knows when, and to whom, a decision should be referred
• Assists with mailings and other office tasks
• Performs light bookkeeping and data entry
• Adeptly handles multiple priorities and tasks
• Inputs and accesses data in the reservation system
• Willingly takes on other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience and Licenses
• Membership in The First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston
• Demonstrated ability to read and speak English fluently
• Consistent positive working relationships with others.
• Proficiency with computers and basic typing skills
• Processing of all reservation requests, changes, and cancellations as assigned
• Accurate and quality focus
• Confidentiality of proprietary information
• Fluency in speaking, reading, and writing English
• Exceptional welcoming service to visitors, staff and contractors
• Natural ability to learn and use basic features of accounting and reservations software
• Flexibility to work on weekends

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Swing Cook

Tenacre is looking for a full-time Swing Cook who loves to be creative with his or her cooking talents, work with others in a team environment and is also flexible with varying day shifts.

Competencies:
• Works safely and cooperatively with a team
• Demonstrates reliability including punctuality
• Shows initiative with proper instruction
• Thoroughly enjoys preparing food for others
• Is flexible with schedule and scope

Essential duties include:
• Food preparation
• Baking/dessert making
• Cold food presentations
• Cooking complete meals
• Experimenting with recipes
• Organizing creative food utilizations

Education and/or Experience and Licenses
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential and additional duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Membership in The First Church of Christ, Scientist, preferred
• Professional, well-rounded food service experience
• Reading and speaking English

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