Director of Christian Education


Sugar Creek Presbyterian Church – Kettering, OH


Job Summary

Sugar Creek Presbyterian Church is seeking a qualified and energetic full-time Christian educator to oversee the creation, development, implementation, and improvement of programs for ages birth through adult.

Responsibilities include:

Selection of curriculum

Teaching and leadership

Supervision of special events (mission trips, VBS, retreats, etc.)

Recruiting, training, and supporting volunteers

Effectively communicating with church and public

Collaborating with the pastor, staff, and other leaders

Administrative tasks

Participation in the life and worship of the church


Bachelor’s Degree

Understanding and acceptance of Reformed theology and tradition

Detailed knowledge for developing educational and recreational programs

Leadership qualities and teaching abilities in Christian Education programs

Proficiency in digital communication (computer software, internet, social media, etc.)

Core Competencies

Demonstrates personal depth and spiritual grounding

Demonstrates appropriate personal boundaries

Promotes feelings of belonging among group members

Acts as resource for teachers, parents, and children

Elicits and responds to feedback from participants and families

Copes effectively with change

Demonstrates readiness to serve with enthusiasm, creativity, and flexibility

About Sugar Creek Presbyterian Church

Sugar Creek is a member of the Presbyterian Church (USA). Founded in 1804 the church has a long history of active participation in the community and denomination.

Our Core Purpose

Connecting in Christ’s Friendship

Growing in God’s Grace

Serving where the Spirit Leads

Our Core Values

Authentic Worship

Intergenerational Life

Growing by Education and Nurture

Growing by Mission

Genuine Hospitality

Our Big Holy Audacious Goal

To become intentionally organized as a disciple-forming community where everyone is personally engaged on a journey to learn, be, live, love and serve in the way of Jesus.

Job Type: Full-time


Christian Education: 3 years (Preferred)


Bachelor’s (Required)


Submit resumes and cover letter to: [email protected]