Religious Education Coordinator

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The religious education coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day management of religious education programs in churches and school settings. They work in collaboration with the religious education director and pastor/religious leader. A religious education coordinator conducts him/her self in a manner consistent with a professional code of ethics and the provisions of civil and church law. A coordinator must demonstrate a deep commitment and possess knowledge of religious values and education.

Some of the responsibilities of a religious education coordinator consist of designing and supervising curriculum, supervising and evaluating staff and instructors, counselling students and their families on different issues, conducting financial and daily business functions such as budgeting, recruiting and terminating staff. A religious education coordinator also organises special events related to religious holidays and events and also educational assemblies. Formal qualifications and experience through volunteer work and attendance at workshops are usually required for this type of position.