Eastlawn UMC Director Of Children's and Youth Ministries
Eastlawn United Methodist Church is currently seeking an energetic and committed individual to serve as Director of Children's
and Youth Ministries.
Position Description---The Director of Children's and Youth
Ministries is responsible for planning, coordinating and promoting the
children's and youth programs of the church, special youth projects, mission
projects, fundraising activities, and district- and conference-related activities.
Position Status---This is a full time position that Reports
directly to the Pastor and the Staff Pastor Parish Relations Committee.
Key Responsibilities--- The Director of Children's and Youth
Ministries will develop ministry programs and outreach to nursery, pre-school,
elementary school, and secondary school children and their parents.
a. Develop goals and objectives for children and students in
support of church vision and mission.
b. Assess ministry needs and develop programs and activities
to meet those needs.
c. Develop a climate for children and youth that is safe,
supportive and cultivates spiritual growth.
d. Address specific personal and spiritual needs of children
and youth as they arise.
e. Coordinate yearly Vacation Bible
School and other special
f. Oversee and ensure that all required training and safety
compliance obligations are met for all staff and volunteers assisting with
children's and youth activities.
g. Teach and recruit teachers and volunteers for all children's
and youth activities.
h. Develop, coordinate and lead Sunday night and Wednesday
night Youth activities.
i. Participate, as requested in Sunday worship services.
j. Submit weekly newsletter and Sunday bulletin updates and
other announcements for children's and youth activities.
k. Develop and implement an annual calendar of activities
l. Develop and implement the annual budget for Children's
and Youth Ministries.
m. Coordinate and fundraisers in consultation with the
Pastor and the Administrative Board .
n. Develop relationships with schools, churches and
organizations that support our efforts to reach children and youth in the
church and community.
A Bachelor's Degree and 3 to 5 years supervising children's
References and background checks will be required.
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