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Christian Education Openings
|Director of Christian Education, Fort Mill SC|
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church is a growing Christian community that seeks professional leadership for its Christian Education ministries for children and youth. This person will help the community to define its vision for this ministry and will provide the leadership and support needed to accomplish that vision.
Develop and lead a Christian Education Committee.
Regarding Sunday School:
Recruit and train Sunday School teachers.
Select curriculum in consultation with rector and Christian Education committee.
Support Sunday School teachers in their ministry (including preparation of materials).
Provide pastoral care to teachers and develop a teacher appreciation program.
Develop ways to grow Sunday School program and improve participation.
Regarding Youth Ministry
Organize youth ministry for ages 11-18.
Recruit and train youth leaders.
Plan youth programming.
Facilitate the formation of Christian community among the youth of St. Paul’s.
Regarding Vacation Bible School:
Recruit teachers and other volunteers.
Select program materials.
Plan and Oversee program.
Supervise paid nursery attendant.
Recruit additional volunteers to assist in nursery.
Manage operation of nursery.
Develop relationships with children and their families:
Visit children in homes.
Keep roster of children in parish including ages, birthdays, grades, etc.
Regarding special events:
Supervise Christmas Pageant.
Develop training programs for children (like Introduction to Communion)
Attend one Sunday morning service
Other projects as requested by the rector
- This job requires 16 hours per week, with the understanding that some periods of the year will demand more time and the director will be able to take “comp” time during periods that are not as demanding.
- The director will be expected to be at Church each Sunday from 9:30-1:00.
- The director will be expected to be available for parishioners during the week. This may take the form of published office hours or it may be in another manner as negotiated with the rector.
- Some evening hours may be required for meetings and home visits.
Inquiries may be sent to:
The Rev. Sally Franklin
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
P.O. Box 753
Fort Mill, S.C. 29715
|Youth and Children’s Minister, Rincon GA|
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church located in Rincon, Georgia is looking for a full-time Youth and Children’s Minister. We are a small but growing church and are seeking someone who is relational and self-motivated to help us build a program for our children and youth. This person will work with the Vicar and current youth volunteers in casting a vision, building developmentally appropriate programs, recruiting and training volunteers, and communicating regularly the different activities and programs offered.
The ideal Youth and Children’s Minister will not only be creative and able to build up a program within the church, but also willing and able to reach out to the community to invite in youth, children, and their families. Evangelism and pastoral care will be primary components of this position by its very nature.Click here for the full position description
|Director of Youth Ministry, Takoma Park/Silver Spring MD|
Christ Congregational Church UCC in Silver Spring, MD, and Takoma Park Presbyterian Church PCUSA in Takoma Park, MD, seek a creative and inspirational leader to help two thriving and progressive churches develop a combined youth ministry that brings our youth and supporting adults to the “next level” of faith development, community involvement, and spiritual activism.
This is a unique opportunity for a person of faith to serve a newly-combined youth community that has grown from two already existing and vibrant teen groups in two Washington D.C. metropolitan area congregations.
The Director of Youth Ministry will develop and implement a combined, cooperative youth ministry with the teens of Christ Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Silver Spring, MD (CCC), and Takoma Park Presbyterian church in Takoma Park, MD (TPPC).
Ordained and lay persons will be considered for this “non-called” position. This is a half-time (20 hour / week) position with a cash salary of $26,000. It also includes a health benefits allowance, continuing education, vacation, holiday and sick-leave benefits.
Rev. Mark Greiner, Pastor at TPPC
|Minister of Youth, Edina MN|
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Edina, Minnesota, is seeking to hire a professional, lay or ordained, to fill the full-time position of Minister of Youth.
St. Stephen’s is a dynamic church with over 1,000 members and multiple worship services each Sunday. Our members believe that St. Stephen’s is and should be an open, welcoming, and thoughtful congregation.
The Minister of Youth, working in consultation with the Rector and Associate Rector, has primary responsibility for the education, fellowship, and mission opportunities for youth from grades 6-12. Currently our program serves 120 youth with strong support from the parish community as evidenced in a volunteer network of more than 25 adults. Our ideal candidate will be experienced and familiar with the dynamics of such a program and community and will use his or her gifts and experience to build on our existing programs to make them even better.View the full job description