Christian Education Director wanted

0We are looking for a Christian Education Director and following is the job description.

Children’s Education Program Director:

Background requirements and qualities:

  • A Christian (Episcopalian a plus but not a necessity) who will be expected to develop a Christian curriculum.

  • Must complete the safe church training (8 hours).

  • This person must be an active teacher and be present on Sundays

  • This person will be present at church school committee meetings and coordinate directly with The Rev. Martha Kirkpatrick and the Vestry to assure the program is meeting the needs of the Parish

  • Flexible personality, with a good sense of humor, and good communication skills

Description position and responsibilities:

  • Position is for the academic year (September to June) and one week of Bible School in the summer.

  • 5 hours a week (primarily weekend hours), at $15 per hour

  • Provide Christian education programs Sunday morning for children

  • Participate in the development and delivery of our ecumenical teen program Encounters, in partnership with the Game Loft, the First Church UCC, and the First Baptist Church

  • Engage with the rector, deacon and parents regarding the Christian education and spiritual development of our children and youth

  • Provide notice of upcoming church school events, diocesan events and programs to our e-newsletter, News from the Pews

  • Keep parents informed of church school activities, diocesan youth activities and special projects during the year.

  • Recruit and work with volunteer teachers and new students