Full Time Director of Children’s Ministries

Lakewood UMC

Lakewood UMC is seeking an energetic, organized Full Time Director of Children’s Ministries, whose primary responsibility is the visionary oversight and responsible administration of all children’s educational programs within the church, accountable to the presiding pastor and to provide meaningful Sunday School and Christian developmental experiences to children and families. Salary negotiable depending on qualifications with benefits available.

Candidates should have extensive and successful experience in children’s Christian education and development with a Bachelor’s degree required with a preference shown to those who have completed or are engaged in Methodist Certification in education, biblical studies, or early childhood studies, or Master’s level work in one or more of those areas. In addition, the Director shall show strong evidence of personal maturity, biblical knowledge, and an understanding of Christian discipleship, have a strong sense of calling to such, and a heart of service to others. Administrative and leadership skills, including computer proficiency, the ability to work within budgets, and to visualize, resource and carry out effective programs, as well as to motivate and build strong interpersonal relationships.

To Apply: Please send cover letter, resume, and references to pam.cline@lakewoodumc.org
Deadline to Apply: Dec. 31, 2018