Baylor University Executive Director of the Center for Christian Education in Waco, Texas

Job Title Executive Director of the Center for Christian Education

Position Type Professional

City Waco

State TX

Zip 76798


This position specifically supports the mission by: establishing Baylor’s Center for Christian Education as a national leader in providing executive education for Christian school leaders, faculty, and boards of directors; overseeing the direction of the Center for Christian Education; cultivating an extensive network of partnerships with Christian schools; and creating multiple signature events that enhance Christian education and alliances among school leaders, private donors, and organizations.

Job Duties

Required Education Master's

Field of Study Christian Education, Educational Leadership and Policy, or related field

Required Experience 8 years of relevant work

Other Required Qualifications

  • Extensive experience in the Christian school sector, ideally having served as the head of a school – Amassed a record as a visionary leader and successful fund raiser – An effective and committed advocate of quality teaching and student learning

Preferred Education Doctoral

Preferred Field of Study

Preferred Experience More than 10 years of relevant work

Other Preferred Qualifications

  • Teaching Certification – Educational Administrator’s Certificate – Applicable work experience in Christian education

Part time/Full time Full Time

Avg Hours per Week 40

Work Hours Business hours; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday

Physical Demands

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About Baylor

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 ( -Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible 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 -Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit

EEO Statement

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.

Pay Rate Commensurate with education and experience

Posting Detail Information

Vacancy Number S037507

Open Date 01/12/2018

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

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