Director of Religious Education Resume Samples

The Director of Religious Education is responsible for managing the religious education programs offered at schools and churches. The job description entails creating, updating, and maintaining curricula, staff, and education functions. Other related duties are listed on the Director of Religious Education Resume as – performing administrative tasks by evaluating lesson plans, suggesting improvements, managing library systems, and coordinating student registration. Other core duties include – attending educational workshops, conferences, and training functions, managing educational budgets, and working with congregational families, and religious organizations to promote classes and involvement.

Most jobs in this field require a bachelor’s degree in religious education or a related field and the following skills and abilities – the ability to manage repetitive tasks, public speaking skills, the ability to self-ambulate up and downstairs, and lift to 25 lbs.

 

Director of Religious Education Resume example

Director of Religious Education Resume

Headline : Background is in non-profit organizations. Focus is teaching and mentoring children through adults. I am looking for a career where I can make a difference in our community. I believe in building relationships with the people I work for, and with. I have been able to perform many tasks throughout my career which has given me opportunities to obtain many transferable skills.

Skills : Manager, Public Speaking, Teaching, Non-Profit, Recruiting, Marketing, Mentoring.

Description :

    1. Maintained records for all students and volunteers.
    2. Taught Sacramental preparation for all students K-Adult.
    3. Mentored students, teens and adults.
    4. Provided an environment that allows all involved to grow in their faith life.
    5. Created opportunities for students to reach out to the community through service projects including feeding the homeless, helping with food and toy drives for the needy in our community, collect money for Catholic Charities.
    6. Created opportunities for the students to get involved in the church community.
    7. Maintained annual budget.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Director of Religious Education Resume

Summary : Obtain a position that will allow me to work in a team environment, provide a challenge, and will allow me to utilize my business, communication and technical skills to their fullest potential. 

Skills : Group Facilitation, Budget Management, Fundraising, Grant Writing, Presentations, Teaching, Oral Communication, Strategic Planning, Relationship Building, Organizational Development.

Description :

    1. Selected, mentored, and supervised/overseeing 30+ volunteer Catechists and office staff.
    2. Prepared and maintained annual budget.
    3. Organized and managed many AFC & parish events.
    4. Created business documents and forms.
    5. Purchased textbooks for three Religious Ed programs and two Catholic schools.
    6. Selected and maintained curriculum.
    7. Prepared reports and attended meetings at local, AFC and Diocesan levels.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED


Director of Religious Education Resume

Objective : A strong self-starting individual with skills in teaching, curriculum planning, research and liturgical preparation. Works well with people of all ages and diverse backgrounds. Always ready to help, and learn from others, striving for a positive work environment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Teaching, Teamwork, Team Building, Management.

Description :

    1. Conducted a Bible Study and RCIA program with former Pastors at St.
    2. Implemented a Pre-School Sunday School and Summer Vacation Bible School for St.
    3. Ensured all Catechists and volunteers are VIRTUS trained and in compliance with Diocesan and parish policies.
    4. Registered students for class and collect tuition.
    5. Sponsored plays, workshops and retreats.
    6. Recruited new teachers and RE board members.
    7. Initiated program proposals to increase enrollment over 400%.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Director of Religious Education Resume

Summary : Over 8+ years of supervisory experience together with recruiting and training personnel Adept at preparing reports and maintaining confidentiality Skilled at interdepartmental coordination and communication Possess extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint as well as working knowledge of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn Proficient in public speaking and presentations.

Skills : Education And SPED Experience, Customer Service, Computer , Office Management & Executive Assistant, Data Entry, Working With Children And Teens, Financial Aid/Financial Services, Waitressing, Bartending, Food & Beverage, Catering, Education And Training, Collecting Data And Generating Reports.

Description :

    1. Coordinated adult and youth curriculum including organizing service projects, open intergenerational services and events.
    2. Supervised teachers and volunteers.
    3. Managed Sunday classes, teaching, budget, supplies and expenditures.
    4. Prepared and distributed weekly, monthly and quarterly newsletters.
    5. Supervised, trained, evaluated and directed staff.
    6. Taught various age groups of children.
    7. Generated reports and evaluated surveys to design programs and events.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Director of Religious Education Resume

Summary : Over 30 years of proven ability to succeed in diverse assignments in challenging and fast-paced environments that provide direct, interpersonal contact with confidential clients, multi-cultural and special needs individuals as well as local and international customers/donors.

Skills : MS Office, Team WOrk.

Description :

    1. Planned and directed religious education programs for the adult parish community.
    2. Planned and directed religious education programs for over 250 Sunday students ranging from kindergarten to 8th grade.
    3. Reestablished and initiated a successful sacramental program for the parish's Hispanic community which is one of the largest in the five counties of the St.
    4. Promoted good public relations both within and beyond the parish through coordination of parochial events for adults and students.
    5. Automated the parish database to provide more accurate reports regarding the Sunday students and adults.
    6. Drafted and monitored a budget (income and revenue allocation) for the operation of programs.
    7. Maintained accurate records on student enrollment, attendance and sacramental preparation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Director of Religious Education Resume

Summary : Looking for the Director of Religious Education position where my enthusiasm for helping others is rewarded by warm smiles and positive comments.

Skills : Planning Skills, Directing Skills.

Description :

    1. Oversaw the religious education program, the implementation of new programs for parishioners, corresponds with guests, parishioners, and vendors, create workable budgets for our program, writes grants, and arrange workshops and retreats for staff and parishioners, maintains sacramental records, and provide reports to the Archdiocese of Louisville.
    2. Helped as support staff for our office manager, Priest, Deacon, volunteers, and youth leaders.
    3. Handled our fundraising events (we raised sixty thousand dollars in four months) for our mission trips to include Guatemala, and Belize) PUBLIC RELATIONS| LOUISVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Worked as the public relations liaison for the information booth.
    4. Helped assist passengers with various problems (tickets, luggage, parking/transportation, and hotel accommodations).
    5. Worked with various airlines to ensure passengers' experience was pleasant.
    6. Did various commercials for Southwest Airlines.
    7. Scheduled field trips for local school kids to take tours of the different parts of airport and the behind-the-scenes as well.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Director of Religious Education Resume

Objective : A hard-working, caring individual with 4 years of church ministry and 3 years in nursing, janitorial experience. Loves helping others, being of service to the community, and supporting those around me, have organized and helped with events such as Vacation Bible School, Totus Tuus, Religious Education classes, National and International trips.

Skills : Microsoft, Communication.

Description :

    1. Opened and closed office, answered phones, deposits, reports.
    2. Granted for multiple parts of the church.
    3. Worked with our parishioners to help create new things for our church.
    4. Worked with the purchase youth group, retreats, I also over see our Religious Education program that has over 100 kids.
    5. Oversaw every part of the faith programs that our church offers.
    6. Oversaw all the sacramental prep.
    7. Helped the youth group raise $60,000 In four months in order to go on their first mission trip.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's

Director of Religious Education Resume

Headline : Responsible for Conducting extensive market research to understand the education, tech, and philanthropic landscapes in order to appropriately organize outreach to partners and funding sources.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suites, Web site design, Notary, Customer Service Trainer, Sign Language Interpreter, Movie Making, Budgeting, Leadership Development, Published Author.

Description :

    1. Recruited, trained, and supervised volunteers.
    2. Evaluated, selected, and implemented age-appropriate teaching curriculums and evaluated programs for effectiveness and improvement.
    3. Coordinated and supervised the annual Vacation Bible School with over 100 children in attendance.
    4. Prepared annual budget for all events.
    5. Taught Sunday school.
    6. Oversaw children and security of children on the property.
    7. Established a rapport with both parents and children.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Director of Religious Education Resume

Summary : Adepting at strategic planning; develop administrative processes, improve accuracy and efficiency to achieve elevated corporate goals. Coordinating events, planning, training, scheduling and fundraising; assisting and manage the day-to-day operations of a high-energy office . Exceptional ability to identify goals and set priorities, resolve issues, and complete necessary tasks to meet demanding tight deadlines . Dedicating, focusing and highly skilled professional with vast experience in customer service, management, supervisor and leadership.

Skills : 65WPM, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. In charged of the parish Catechetical/Religious Education program and coordinate sacramental celebrations for Reconciliation, Eucharist, and Confirmation.
    2. Provided faith education and spiritual growth for children and adults.
    3. Recruited, trained, and supervised volunteers ranging from high school to adult.
    4. Create PowerPoint presentations; facilitate meetings.
    5. Administrative duties; keep current with teachings and policies.
    6. Collaborated with staff and parish organizations to support and reach goals set by parish and parish board groups.
    7. Managed department profit and loss statements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Theology

Director of Religious Education Resume

Headline : As a Director Of Religious Education, responsible for Galvanizing support for the organization through storytelling around our impact, keeping a close pulse on all quantitative and qualitative data collected by the organization around program success.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Literate In Spanish, Some Fluency In Spanish, Guitar.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all religious education programs; preschool, elementary, jr.
    2. Initiated special programs for liturgical seasons.
    3. Began the preschool and adult programs.
    4. Determined the parish Religious Education Budget.
    5. Increased current enrollment.
    6. Revised and organized current church library, and hired and trained religious education staff.
    7. Recruited, trained and supervised volunteers to serve as instructors according to diocesan guidelines and policies.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.Ed. In Educational Leadership