Director of Christian Education

Director of Christian Education


The Director of Christian Education provides leadership to the Christian Education Committee, oversight of Nursery and Childcare staff, leadership to the Preschool through Fifth Grade Family Ministry, and participates in the Church staff and administration. The position involves leading through delegation of responsibilities. Qualifications: Education and experience in Christian education is critical for this position. Required: Experience in leading a Christian Education Program in a church setting. Desired: A bachelor's degree in Christian Education or a closely related field of study. Highlights among the criteria of what we are looking for: A team player who can work with lay leaders, staff and pastoral staff to provide a quality Christian educational offering. A person capable of coping with a changing situation concerning group gatherings and distance learning. Familiarity with the "Godly Play" curriculum. Please email us for the full job post and the job description; this includes complete instructions to apply for this position. The First United Methodist Church of Salem (Oregon) is on the National Register of Historic Places. The First United Methodist Church is a part of the Open Door Churches of Salem-Keizer (an organization of United Methodist Churches in Salem-Keizer area). First United Methodist Church of Salem is a Reconciling Congregation.

Location: First United Methodist Church of Salem (Oregon)

Contact: Kenneth Bierly

Address: 600 State Street Salem 97301

Phone: 503-364-6709

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