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Trinity Lutheran Church

Faith Formation Coordinator

Trinity Lutheran Church
Kent, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 10/12/2016
Categories: Children's Pastor - Christian Education - Christian Teacher - Church Staff - College Pastor - Family Pastor - Young Adult Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Trinity Lutheran Church - Kent, Ohio

Ministry Description for Faith Formation Coordinator


Position Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree required.  Degree in education or religious studies preferred or equivalent experience 
  • Embrace ELCA doctrine and theology and fully participate in the life of the congregation 
  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule as required


Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain a multi spectrum approach to Christian Education for all ages.  Examples include but are not limited to Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, Bible studies and small groups. 
  • Identify, recruit, mentor and train lay leaders of the congregation to serve as teachers, mentors, overseers, and peer leaders in their various groups. 
  • Collaborate with the pastoral staff to lead confirmation ministry
  • Plan, organize and attend/lead Junior and Senior Youth Groups, LOMO camps, retreats, Synod and National Youth Gatherings
  • Train and direct youth for participating in worship.  Examples include but are not limited to acolytes, readers, and drama presentations.
  • Prepare and present Children’s Message during worship as requested by the pastoral staff 
  • Maintain connections with youth and families through a variety of means/venues
  • Represent Trinity in the Campus Religious Life Association at Kent State University and assist with Lutheran Campus Ministry Programs


Time Requirements:

  • Full time salaried position, but will consider part time for the right candidate


For more information about our church, go to


Interested Applicants – Please send a cover letter and resume via e-mail to:


Mr. Ted Linden

Search Committee Member