Job Summary

Required Skills

  1. Possess a deep Christian love and nurturing heart for all children and families
  2. Organized
  3. Good social skills and a desire to help others; cheerful assertiveness
  4. Resourceful
  5. Ability to lead others and equip them for discipleship growth
  6. Eager to learn from and work with a team
  7. Desire to become familiar with greater Chapelwood community
  8. Willing to try new things
  9. Discreet – maintain confidentiality

Education and Experience

  1. Bachelor’s degree
  2. Three to Five years of relevant work experience in Christian education, especially with children
  3. Experienced communicator - oral and written

Professional and Personal Growth

  1. Enhances professional and spiritual growth through continuing education opportunities
  2. Maintains physical, emotional, relational, and spiritual health
  3. Pursues an intimate relationship with Jesus Christ

Accountable to

Rev. LM Shafer

Chapelwood United Methodist Church

[email protected]

(979) 900-2607


  1. Is a deeply committed Christian, who lives out his/her faith through actions and words
  2. Has a passion to grow in faith and for others to know Christ 
  3. Takes initiative and is a self-starter
  4. Is trustworthy and dependable
  5. Is teachable 
  6. Positive attitude, contagious passion 
  7. Calm, especially in stressful situations
  8. Is confident in beliefs and self


  1. Enjoys working as a self-motivated member of a dynamic and fast-paced creative team, with the ability to adapt well and handle constant change and challenges
  2. Fulfills the expectations of the staff as outlined in the Chapelwood UMC “Staff Values Covenant” (expected behaviors) and the “Staff Responsibilities Covenant” (core responsibilities). This includes being able to demonstrate and communicate the vision of the church.
  3. Values empowering and then working alongside church members


Chapelwood offers a competitive compensation hourly rate to commensurate with education and work experience. Particulars of compensation will be worked out with the successful candidate upon satisfactory completion of financial and criminal background checks.

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