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Christian Educator at Rutgers Presbyterian Church

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Rutgers Presbyterian Church


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Published 12 days ago

This job is 12-15 hours/week on average

Duties include:

Lead the Sunday School worship for children

• Prepare and present the Children's Message at worship service in consultation with Pastoral Staff.

• Teach Sunday School for elementary school-aged children

• Prepare and supervise teachers for Sunday School for children ages 3 - 5

Lead all youth group activities (assisted by the Youth Group Advisor)

• SKATE (Sanctuary for Kids of Acceptance, Trust & Education) for teens in the 8th - 12th grade. Coordinate and lead a monthly activity and/or service project, and a weekend retreat in March

• SKATE, Jr. for 4th - 7th graders. Coordinate and lead occasional activities.

Prepare and direct with a staff and volunteers Summer Vacation Bible School (1 or 2 weeks)

Plan and coordinate special events for families in coordination with the pastoral staff and the church office. 

Requirements

• Bachelor's degree.

• A person with demonstrated experience in Christian Education and/or relevant educational training.

• Knowledge and experience conducting online programs for and with children. Thorough knowledge and experience using online tools including Zoom and social media platforms.

• A good administrator who is well-organized, an effective record keeper and a problem- solver.

• At least five years of experience working with children in a church setting (could include volunteer work).

• Although not necessarily a Presbyterian, we seek someone with an understanding of and appreciation for the Reformed Tradition.

• Someone who enjoys children and sees them as whole people.

• Someone who can work with many different kinds of family units and committed to fluent communication with parents.

• Someone who is enthusiastic and creative and has excellent people-skills.

• Musical and artistic abilities are a plus.

• Able to work Sundays 9 am to 1 pm, with other hours including some weekday evenings according to availability.

Relationships

The Christian Educator reports to the Senior Pastor/Head of Staff and to the Parish Associate, attending regular meetings with them and other church staff as needed. The Christian Educator works closely with the Christian Education Committee and consults with other committees of the church as the need arises--all of these committees being responsible to the Session.

This job is 12-15 hours/week on average

Duties include:

Lead the Sunday School worship for children

• Prepare and present the Children's Message at worship service in consultation with Pastoral Staff.

• Teach Sunday School for elementary…

Details at a glance

  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Location

On-site
236 West 73rd Street, New York, NY 10023

How to Apply

Please send resumes and any other relevant qualifications.

Please send resumes and any other relevant qualifications.

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