Religious Education Director Job Description

Cascade UU Fellowship

July 2015

Targeted Starting Date: August 31, 2015

Position: 10hours a week for 40 weeks

Hourly Pay: $14.85

Supervisor: Rev. Laura Shennum

This position will require a person to be present on most Sundays from 10am to Noon. In addition, there is an expectation for the staff person to attend a weekly staff meeting and be regularly available during the week. However, if needed some work can be done at home. A computer and work space will be provided at the church for the staff person.

Job Description:

The staff person will be responsible for the Religious Education program for the children of CUUF between Nursery and 5th Grade. Duties include the following:

  • Volunteer recruitment, training, and support

  • Program and curriculum development

  • Communication with families and congregation

  • Materials and space preparation

  • Record Keeping

  • General administrative duties, such as budget monitoring and development

  • Childcare coordination and supervision of childcare staff

  • Professional Development

  • Worship Collaboration with Minister

  • Monthly Service Project Coordination

Candidates will have the following Qualifications, Experience and Education:

  • Working understanding of religious education programs (preferably UU), philosophy and functions of a church, including the coordination and effective use of volunteers
  • Competent in using Microsoft Office, Google Docs/Drive and Email
  • Ability to work independently and self-direct; to work well with others, collaborate, teach, train, lead, and inspire
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Experience with supervising others
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in an education-related field


Send resume & cover letter: Attn: Rev. Laura Shennum, Cascade UU Fellowship 1550 Sunset Hwy, East Wenatchee, WA 98802 or email to by August 12, 2015.