Part-Time Director of Youth and Families





The Director will work to nurture and enhance the youth educational ministries of Delmar Presbyterian Church, provide administrative support to the Christian Education Committee, and supervise and coordinate the current educational events, infant to high school, as well as identify opportunities to expand and enrich the program.


Responsibility Areas:


Youth Education Program and Family Support

  • Recruit, train, and support volunteer teachers, nursery attendants, and event coordinators from within the congregation

  • Work with the Christian Education Committee and the Pastor to plan and lead special church school programs

    • Examples may include the Christmas Pageant, Easter Egg Hunt, Youth Worship Service, and Middle School Youth Mission outreach events

  • Communicate with parents, caregivers, and the congregation to invite participation in church school programs

    • Examples may include writing articles for monthly church newsletter, updating church website, and creating special church bulletins

  • Serve as a substitute church school teacher as needed

  • Support Youth Christian Action Program (YCAP) and Confirmation Class special activities, outings, and events

  • Coordinate and plan special activities beyond Sunday morning church for families and children

  • Insure that the church school operates under the Safe Church guidelines

  • Be an advocate for Christian education


Christian Education Planning & Administration

  • Meet bi-monthly with the Christian Education Committee to develop educational plans for the year, plan special events, evaluate programs, and develop strategies to improve program quality

  • Order, distribute, evaluate, and encourage effective use of the curriculum materials, equipment, and general supplies

  • Keep accurate records about youth program registration, attendance, expenses, and vendor sources

  • Perform material and logistical coordination for conducting the planned programs

  • Collaborate with the Christian Education Committee to submit a budget to the Session

  • Submit an annual report to the Christian Education Chair at the end of each year about the church’s Christian education activities

  • Attend Staff meetings when scheduled


Time Requirements and Compensation:

10-12 hours per week to include Sunday mornings.  The position requires the ability to work flexible hours to meet the programmatic needs of the Christian Education Committee and church.  Compensation $12-$14/hour.



Pastor, Christian Education Chair, and Personnel Chair.

Please send letter and resume to Delmar Presbyterian Church, 585 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054, or email to  Call (518) 439-9252 for more information.