Director of Children's Ministry


First United Methodist Church, a 450 worshiping church in Stuart, FL has an opening beginning June 17 for a full time Director of Children’s Ministry.

Director of Children’s Ministry

Our ministry to and with children (5th grade and younger) encourages children to enter into a faith relationship with God through Jesus Christ, grow in that faith, live out their faith in their families and begin to follow Christ into the world. Our intent is that the kingdom of God will increase in and through our children, in order that God may use them in transforming our world.

Responsibilities include developing, equipping, organizing and leading adult and older youth volunteer leaders who are gifted for work with children. The children’s ministry must be more than the ministry director who leads it.The Director of Children’s Ministry leads ministry to children through 5th grade, including overseeing paid nursery workers who provide quality care for nursery (under age 2) and preschool children with age appropriate teaching and activities. 
Prior experience in Children’s Ministry or Christian Education is beneficial and a background check is required before hiring. Salary and benefits will be based on experience and qualifications.

Resume and cover letter to 

Contact: Jeff Bennett

Address: 1500 S Kanner Hwy Stuart 34994

Phone: 7722876262



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The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

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