Seeking Lead Religious Educator

Posted on Mar 1, 2018 in News

Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church on Pittsburgh’s North Side is looking for a collaborative, caring individual to oversee our faith development program for pre-K through 12-year olds, teaching 8-11-year olds twice monthly, and recruiting and supporting adult volunteers. Love and clearances are must-haves. If you or somebody you know would be an asset to this ministry to children, please apply!

About Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church
We are a welcoming, urban congregation that puts Unitarian Universalism into action by celebrating life, nourishing the spirit and inspiring a commitment to justice. Founded in 1906. Located at W North Ave & Resaca on Pittsburgh’s North Side in the Mexican War Streets neighborhood.

Job Overview
Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church is seeking a responsible, caring individual to oversee the pre-K and Elementary programs Sunday mornings from 10am until 12pm. This is a year-round, on-going staff position for 8 hours per week (2-3 hours per week) supervised by the Minister.

Responsibilities
Religious Educator will be primarily responsible for:
•  Teach elementary classes twice monthly on Sunday morning
•  Contribute to at least quarterly all-ages services
•  Offer all-ages focus (story, lesson, song, etc.) at least monthly during Sunday worship
•  Coordinate, recruit, and support volunteers

Qualifications
•  Prior teaching experience, especially with behavioral needs children
•  Enthusiasm for and the ability to interact well with children
•  Caring and nurturing, and able to work collaboratively
•  Flexible and creative with children
•  Respect and teach the principles of Unitarian Universalism
•  Meet legally required clearances

How to Apply
Please send cover letter, resume, references and other relevant materials.

Email: re at alleghenyuu.org

Postal mail: Human Resources c/o Allegheny UU Church, 1110 Resaca Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15212