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Child Evangelism Fellowship® is a Bible-centered organization composed of born-again believers whose purpose is to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish (disciple) them in the Word of God and in a local church for Christian living.

The director of training for CEF of Virginia Inc. will support the state director in the training of local directors/coordinators, assist local chapters with volunteer training needs, oversee Christian Youth in Action®, and create any needed training materials.

Christian Youth In Action

  • Oversee the CYIA™ program and planning committee
  • Determine the reporting structure for staff and delegate according to roles
  • Work with the designated administrator to prepare and timely distribute information to staff and students
  • Set up a budget to outline the cost of Training School.
  • Determine, in consultation with the class instruction coordinator, Training School’s schedule; e.g. tracks, activities to include, etc.
  • Set and enforce key deadlines for registrations, collecting Training School fees, finalizing schedules, etc.
  • Track and account for all receipts and expenses
  • Work with the CYIA Council, and employ social media and other means to promote CYIA

Oversee Training for Local Coordinators and Directors & Staff

  • Develop a Plan of Action on how to accomplish the training and development for local chapters
  • Develop a Plan of Action to provide training support to regions without chapters
  • Coordinate Instructor of Teachers courses and ensure that IOTs maintain their credentials
  • Provide/oversee on-site training and support for curriculum workshops

Teacher Training Assistance for Developing and Existing Local Areas

  • Implement the pattern for the best Good News Club® training and to establish it in the new areas
  • Encourage that pattern of training to be implemented in existing areas
  • Visit existing area trainings to gain more insight and possible techniques and share with all chapters
  • Provide Teaching Children Effectively 1 courses twice a year, once being at CYIA, if feasible
  • Oversee and assist with Super Seminars and Quick Start training, particularly with developing chapters

Other Responsibilities

  • Take necessary training and/or meet requirements to provide higher level of trainings for the state
  • Raise needed financial support
  • Ensure compliance of CEF® policies and procedures
  • Willing to travel throughout the state


  • Confidence of God’s calling
  • Have a demonstrated a solid walk with Christ for a minimum of five years
  • Trustworthy and honorable in conversation and confidentiality, inside/outside the office
  • Good inter-personal skills, organizational skills and communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to multi-task
  • Be experienced in youth ministry and mentorship with teens
  • Proficient keyboarding, clerical and computer skills- is familiar with email, internet, Dropbox and Microsoft Office software; Excel, Power Point, Publisher & Word
  • Computer graphic skills are helpful but not required
  • Preferred experience working with volunteers

 As a religious organization, Child Evangelism Fellowship Inc. is permitted and reserves the right to prefer employees or prospective employees on the basis of religion. 

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