First Congregational United Church of Christ of Hillsboro, OR, (aka “Hillsboro UCC”) seeks a part-time Director of Christian Education (DCE) to coordinate and oversee our Sunday children's and youth ministries.

Compensation: The wage is $19/hour, and is budgeted for roughly 10 hours/week, with the understanding that there is a natural ebb and flow to this work depending on the church year. There is also the possibility of this position being a “job-share” between two qualified individuals.

A successful candidate will be an energetic person of passionate progressive faith. He, she, or they will exhibit a high level of maturity and exceptional character. The DCE has oversight of our part-time nursery worker, and will coordinate and work closely with the Pastor and Board of Christian Education.

Qualifications: commitment to the principles of the United Church of Christ; strong communication and organizational abilities with demonstrated ability to delegate; prior experience in Christian education as an educator, counselor, or church staff (recommended); 2-year college degree or above (preferred); some Spanish language proficiency (preferred).

To Apply: Please review our website then send a letter of interest along with your resume or ministerial profile to Rev. Adam Hange at Applications are due by July 15th.

**Our congregation is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, parental status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. People of color, people with disabilities, and people of diverse sexual orientations, gender expressions and identities are encouraged to apply.


Summer camp registration is open at Please let Lynnette or Pastor Adam know if you need financial help for camp. The church can scholarship 1/3 of the cost and we have information on a Central Pacific Conference camp scholarship fund also.


Please sign up on the list in the Narthex to spend an occasional Sunday morning assisting in the CE building hallway. The job involves being aware of strangers in the building and being a support to the Sunday school teachers and nursery attendant. We even have a cushy chair waiting for you in the hallway by the drinking fountain! Please consider signing up for this important volunteer role.