- Last Updated on May 25, 2017
Position: Religious Education (R.E.) Assistant
Purpose: The R.E. Assistant’s role is to assist the Director of R.E. in the administration of the children’s R.E. program. The R.E. Assistant will fulfill duties as needed so that the program is a nurturing, welcoming environment for children, youth, teachers, parents, volunteers, and visitors to the program.
Reports to: Director of Religious Education (D.R.E.)
Work Schedule: Eighteen hours per week which includes most Sundays (4-6 hours), 8:15a.m.to 1:15p.m. The schedule is to be negotiated with the D.R.E.
- Communicate with R.E. teachers and volunteers regarding supplies requests
- Purchase and prepare supplies for all classes, volunteers, and R.E. programming
- Support R.E. teachers, assistants, and volunteers
- Welcome R.E. families, visitors, volunteers
- Assist in volunteer recruitment
- Communicate program, participants, or pastoral care needs to D.R.E.
- Create and provide R.E. brochures, flyers, and information to members and visitors
- Seek out visitors to ERUUF and answer questions about ERUUF and the R.E. program
- Support teachers, volunteers, parents, participants in anti-oppression work
- Support new projects that nurture cultural competency and humility in R.E.
- Assist in managing the R.E. facebook page
- Assist in event planning, preparations, and clean up
- Assist with R.E., as needed
- Assist with classroom clean-up, as needed
- Record attendance and registrations in ACS database
- Maintain class rosters, attendance forms, visitor guest cards, timesheets
- Manage inventory of supplies
- Organize supply closets, RE curriculum, and RE library
- Other duties as assigned
Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, or marital status.
- Enthusiasm for Unitarian Universalism and the Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Mission: to transform lives by building a free and inclusive covenantal religious community of spirit, service, justice and love.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
- Passion for dismantling racism and systems of oppression
- Excellent attention to detail
- A desire to work with people of all ages, cultures, religious perspectives, and identities
- Flexibility and responsiveness to staff, teachers, children and families
- Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Google Docs, Publisher)
- Able to sit for moderate periods of time.
- Able to operate a standard computer and keyboard, multi-function telephone and other office equipment as listed above.
Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (ERUUF) is a caring, open-minded, and progressive religious community that seeks to make a difference in the larger community. All are welcome here without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, physical ability or economic status.
We are a UUA “Welcoming Congregation” and are also working to increase our collective multicultural competence and commitment to racial equity and inclusion.