UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION OF SARATOGA SPRINGS SEEKS DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Saratoga Springs is looking for a warm, enthusiastic individual to serve as Director of Religious Education beginning December 2013. Strong organizational, communication and people skills, and an understanding and appreciation of Unitarian Universalist values are desirable. A background in the classroom or working with groups of children is very important. Our program seeks to nurture, value and respect our young people in a supportive, friendly community while guiding their spiritual growth and helping them build their own UU identity.
Our congregation consists of about 140 adults and 30 children. The DRE is responsible for overseeing all classes, programs, and special events involving the children in Nursery, K-2, 3-5, Youth, and Coming of Age. He/she is directly accountable to the minister and works closely with the Religious Education Committee.
The annual salary is $11,725 for 16 hours per week from August 15 through May 31. The work week includes 2-3 hours on Sunday mornings, one Sunday off per month, and flexible hours. Interested applicants should submit a resume including references attached to brief email expressing interest to Gregg Pratt at firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is October 18, 2013.