Assistant Director of Programs & Development, Life-Giving Wounds (Clinton, MD)

Assistant Director of Programs & Development, Life-Giving Wounds (Clinton, MD)

Life-Giving Wounds Mission: To help young adults and adults with divorced or separated parents understand their wounds, give voice to their pain, and find deep transformative healing through Catholic peer-led retreat ministries and support groups, online ministry and outreach, print and digital resources, promotion of effective psychological care in congruence with Catholic teaching, and other creative means.  

Job Summary: Life-Giving Wounds is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the role of full-time Assistant Director of Programs and Development. This is a new position that offers a unique opportunity to contribute to various aspects of our rapidly growing one-of-a-kind organization. The successful candidate will be responsible for a range of tasks including chapter support, fundraising assistance, volunteer coordination, project management, and more.


  • Provide administrative support to the President of Life-Giving Wounds and Life-Giving Wounds chapters, including assistance with starting and supporting chapters across the U.S. and internationally, running retreats and support groups, giving presentations, leadership training, administrative duties, and ongoing generalized support.
  • Assist with fundraising efforts, including donor support, discovery calls, scheduling meetings, overseeing the monthly donor program, and meeting with donors monthly.
  • Coordinate and develop online ministry programs and volunteer activities, including leadership training and regular check-in calls.
  • Manage projects to ensure timely completion and accountability within the team.
  • Delegate tasks effectively and prioritize workload to meet organizational goals.
  • Maintain a detailed focus on tasks, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with team members, participants, alumni, donors, and other stakeholders, demonstrating strong interpersonal and speaking skills.
  • Uphold the mission and values of Life Giving Wounds in all activities and interactions.

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