Director of Religious Education, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Scituate, Scituate MA

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August 7th, 2018

Director of Religious Education (part-time) at First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Scituate

The First Parish UU Church of Scituate is a vibrant and growing congregation of 135 adults and 50 children and youth located 25 miles southeast of Boston.  We are a non-creedal church stressing love, service, and religious freedom. Grounded in our Unitarian Universalist principles and purposes, we affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every person, and we support each individual’s unique search for truth and meaning.

The Director of Religious Education administers and oversees our religious education program for children and youth, pre-K-high school.  This involves recruiting and supporting teachers, setting curriculum, and communicating with parents and family.  The DRE works collaboratively with the minister and the members of the Religious Education committee.  Planning and participating in multi-generational worship services can also be part of the position depending on the candidate’s interest and skills.  Hours are flexible – 18 hours/week September-June; 10 hours/JulyAugust.  The DRE would set his/her own schedule with the expectation of being at the church on 9-noon Sunday mornings September-June and occasional evening meetings. 5 Sundays off September-June.  The full job description can be found:  http://firstparishscituate.org/religious-education.htm

Compensation: $16-18,000 in accordance with the UUA guidelines that takesinto account education, experience and skills. Benefits include vacation, holidays, and professional expenses.  Please send resume and letter of interest to firstparishscituate@verizon.net