Feb 24, 2020

Curriculum Development Coordinator

  • JAARS, Inc.
Part time Christian Teacher

Job Description

Target Staff Type   Supported

Work Location   JAARS Waxhaw

FTE   0.500

Position Summary

Recruit, form, and oversee design teams for the Refuge 139 program, and write lesson plans when necessary.

The curriculum includes Biblically-based content relevant to children and teens living in an overseas missionary community.  Curriculum is written with eight full-day programs in mind, but is modular for shorter programs. Curriculum is likely to include teaching lessons, verses, crafts, games, and other activities.

Position Responsibilities

•    Supervise a team of writers who compose lessons for the Refuge 139   curriculum, designed for preschoolers through teens
•    Train design team in proper processes 
•    Facilitate production of new curriculum on a two year schedule
•    Evaluate the curriculum based on identified criteria
•    Orient travel teams with curriculum
•    Travel to two locations each year in order to understand needs, address challenges, and assist teachers

Position Requirements

·         A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth

·         Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS

·         BA or BS in Education

·         Teaching experience

·         Overseas ministry experience

·         Understanding of MKs/TCKs (Missionary Kids/Third Culture Kids)

·         Managerial skills

·         Google Drive experience


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