Religious Education Director for Children and Youth
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Tucson is seeking a part-time (15 hours per week) Religious Education Director for Children and Youth (DRE) to start July 1, 2017. The position coordinates educational programs and volunteer teachers for children and youth at the church. The DRE chooses and oversees curricula, welcomes and informs newcomers with children, participates in the children's message during worship service, recruits, trains and supervises volunteer teachers, and works with an advisory committee. The DRE is a member of staff reporting to the minister and requires working on Sunday's. The position is expected to expand in the future to encompass adult educational programs with appropriate increase in hours.
Qualifications include experience with children's programs and with managing volunteers in a non-profit setting. Experience with religious organizations and religious education is a plus. Also any teaching credential or experience with Unitarian Universalists education programs would be considerations. A bachelors degree is preferred. A background check for working with children will be required.