The Congregational Church in South Glastonbury - Connecticut
Seeks a DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY MINISTRIES
South Church is a vibrant faith community, known especially for our commitment to social justice, children and youth, and mission/service work in our town, our near-by city, and our world. We are seeking a new Director of Children and Family Ministry to lead the nurturing of our children, helping them to discover their own gifts and to value the gifts of all people. We want them to know they are loved, as all are to be loved. The Director will support and empower committed lay leadership and serve as a spiritual guide to children, youth and families.
Qualifications include a college degree in Education, Theology, Social Work or a related field or its functional equivalent in experience; enthusiasm for educational ministry; interpersonal skills that engage children; an understanding of childhood development; the ability to inspire others and build strong relationships quickly with Church School teachers, parents, and the congregation; and a desire to have fun in working with children and youth. If this describes you, then maybe God is calling you to join us at South Church!
The position is for approximately 30 hours per week from August 1 through June 30.The salary range is from $30,000 to $36,000 depending on skills and experience. Benefits include schedule flexibility, fewer hours in the summer, paid holidays and two weeks paid vacation after one year.
For the full position description please visit our website: http://southcongregational.org
Contact: Diane Korntheurer
Address: 949 Main Street South Glastonbury CT 06073