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Central Presbyterian Church

Director of Christian Education

Central Presbyterian Church
Waxahachie, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 01/30/2014
Categories: Christian Education
Denominations: Presbyterian
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Located in downtown Waxahachie, 30 miles south of Dallas, TX, Central Presbyterian Church is seeking a mission-minded leader to serve as the full-time Director of Christian Education.  The Director of Christian Education would oversee the educational aspects of the church, including children, youth, and adults.



*  Bachelor's degree with ministry focus and three years leadership experience with church educational/youth ministries preferred.

*   Experience with the Presbyterian Church prefered and willing to adhere to the doctrine of the Presbyterian Church-USA.

*  Enjoys spending time with youth and children, especially at-risk youth.

*  Able to communicate with and effectively teach a variety of ages.

*  Can plan and organize multiple levels of the educational process of the church.

*  Able to recruit, train and equip volunteers to work in educational ministries.

*  Able to team with multiple committees to determine and achieve educational goals for the church.



*  Develop and implement a comprehensive Christian education plan for Central Presbyterian Church with the Discipleship and Education Committee.

*  Plan and manage weekly Sunday morning and a weekday evening (presently Wednesday) discipleship for youth and children and special events such as retreats, VBS and mission trips.

*  Spend time with youth to encourage and develop their Christian faith.

*  Provide resources and oversight for the adult educational classes.

*  Develop and supervise a volunteer base to serve the educational needs of the church.

*  Coordinate with other ministry teams to ensure collaboration between various aspects of church's ministries. 

*Assist parents in the teaching and nurturing of their children and youth.

*  Attend educational opportunities to develop skills necessary for effective church educational ministry.


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