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AWANA Clubs International

Director - Rorheim Institute

AWANA Clubs International
Streamwood, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 03/15/2007
Categories: Education
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Awana Clubs International is an exciting, growing Christian ministry organization. With our passion for children and young people, we assist local churches in reaching them within their community for Christ. Located in the northwest suburb of Streamwood, Illinois, we provide support to over 10,000 churches throughout America and over 3,000 churches internationally. As we continue to expand our dynamic ministry, Awana Clubs International is looking for strategic and passionate individuals to join our headquarters community.

We are currently seeking candidates for our Director of the Rorheim Institute. The goal of the Rorheim Institute is to equip churches with leaders who have cultivated a sound biblical worldview with the additional benefit of college accreditation and the shepherding skills to infuse this worldview into the young people in their sphere of influence. The Director provides leadership and direction in developing national awareness, training systems and networking opportunities to grow the Institute.

The Director will establish strategies for the direction, expansion and fulfillment of the Institutes objectives; maintain a 5 year development plan; oversee the development of all training materials; create and maintain a schedule of regional and national conferences, logistic plans and development of associated materials; establish partnerships and create joint ventures with Christian leaders and organizations; and develop and maintain relationships with our missionary constituency to ensure a seamless integration of the Institutes direction with existing strategies.

We require a doctorate degree, with a minimum of ten years experience in adult Christian education or other adult ministry. Qualified candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills; possess an excellent track record of growing adult education programs and proven public speaking skills.

We offer an excellent benefits package including generous health, vision and dental plans, 401(k) plan, and a generous paid time off program.

Applicants must be able to communicate Awana Clubs Internationals Christian values and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that is an example to others. For consideration, please apply to

Awana Clubs International is committed to touching lives through a diverse workforce - an Equal Opportunity Employer. To see all Awana Clubs International job opportunities, and learn more about us, please visit