Executive Director of the Center for Christian Education
January 22, 2018
Full Time - Faculty
Head of School
Executive Director of the Center for Christian Education Baylor University
Position Summary Baylor University School of Education is seeking a passionate educational leader for the position of Executive Director of the Center for Christian Education. The successful candidate will establish Baylor's Center for Christian Education as a national leader in providing executive education for Christian school leaders, faculty, and boards of directors.
The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:
Have a proven track record of articulating a vision and implementing in a timely manner, such as symposia and conferences
Strong verbal and written communication skills
The ability to build trust with internal and external constituents
Qualifications A Master's Degree in Christian Education, Educational Leadership and Policy or related field, eight years of relevant work experience, and a Christian faith are required. A Doctoral Degree and more than 10 years of relevant work experience are preferred - teaching certification, educational administrator's certificate, or applicable work experience in Christian education.
The Baylor Experience Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions*, they also get to experience Baylor.
Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (baylor.edu.about)
Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for staff and qualified dependents*
Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
About Baylor Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.