Director of Children's Ministries


Director of Children's Ministries - Part Time

Purpose of Position

To develop and implement effective and dynamic children’s ministries for FUMC Starke.
Position Requirements

  • A call to ministry led by a deep and personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Proven demonstrations of Christian values and character.
  • Be well acquainted with the age-level characteristics and needs of children.
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Supervise, plan and evaluate the present children’s ministry program including children’s Sunday School, Wednesday night activities and Summer Vacation Bible School.
  • Supervise and coordinate nursery workers and services.
  • Represent the needs of the children’s ministry within the framework of the educational leadership team.
  • Participate in regular staff meetings to effectively communicate and coordinate the integration of other church programs and initiatives with the programs and initiatives of the children’s ministry.
  • Work with the Pastor, church leaders, staff and volunteers to ensure that the church is a safe place for the children and the adults who serve children.
  • Be knowledgeable of the Child, Youth Protection policy requirements of the Florida Conference.
  • Recruit persons willing and gifted to serve the area of children’s ministry within the guidelines established by the Pastor and the Education Leadership team.
  • Participate with the Pastor and Ed Leadership Team to promote the highest quality curriculum for children’s education.
  • Participate in continuing education and training opportunities promoted by the conference and district staff.
  • Any other duties assigned by the Pastor
Current Salary - $15,000


Contact: Bill McRae, Staff Parish Relations Chair

Address: 200 North Walnut St. PO Box 157 Starke FL 32091

Phone: 904-964-6864


Contact Us

The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815

(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011