Avalon Christian School, a ministry of Avalon Missionary Church, is currently seeking to fill the position of School Director. This is a part-time (25-30 hours per week), salaried position during the 9-month school year. During the summer months when school
is not in session, the director is expected to work minimal hours as needed in order to enroll students, answer parent/caregiver questions, and provide tours of the school facilities.
Avalon Christian School is a carefully planned environment meeting the needs of children ages 2 through 5. Our program is designed to aid the development of the whole child and help children grow as Jesus as indicated in the Bible: "And Jesus grew in wisdom
and stature and in favor with God and men." (Luke 2:52).
The School is currently looking for a Director who:
- Is a follower of Jesus Christ, as evidenced through a personal testimony and participation in the life of a local church.
- Has a heart for kids and their families from diverse backgrounds, and desires to see those kids and families grow in their knowledge of Christ.
- Has a background of working with preschool or younger elementary kids. A degree in education is preferred, but not required, for this position.
- Has a desire to see foster and develop the connection of Avalon Christian School as an outreach of Avalon Missionary Church.
- Has the administrative and leadership skills to lead the teaching staff, work with parents in the collection of tuition, manage the expenses of the School, and develop/follow a budget.
- Is able to successfully develop and manage relationships with children, parents and teachers who represent the diversity present in Fort Wayne.
- Has a strong work ethic and is committed to the success of Avalon Christian School.
The salary for this part-time position will range between $15,000 - $18,000, depending upon experience.
The Avalon Christian School Board is accepting resumes through October 31. Resumes can be emailed to Nancy Leming, administrative assistant at Avalon Missionary Church, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional information on Avalon Christian School can be found at http://www.avalonfw.com/avalonschool.