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The Gathering UMC

Gathering Kids Site Leader

The Gathering UMC
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Date Posted: 05/02/2017
Categories: Church Staff
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Full-time, Exempt

Reports to Site Pastor, takes leadership direction from Director of Gathering Kids


As the third fastest growing United Methodist Church in the country, The Gathering is seeking a Site Leader to expand our young and thriving kids ministry. Our Webster Groves site is looking for a strategic dreamer and organizer who can help this ministry continue to reach new heights! Our Webster site has fondly been given the unofficial title of The Gathering’s “family site.” Though all sites provide children’s ministry – The Webster site has experienced exponential growth over its 2 years of existence and there are no signs of slowing down.


The Gathering Kids Site Leader serves as the leader of kids ministry. This individual carries the vision of raising up the next generation of compelling Christian community at their site. He/she oversees all the weekly operations of the ministry, recruits and schedules leaders from the congregation and consistently drives the ministry forward to a higher level of excellence. The ideal applicant will be equal parts vision caster, connector, and administrator.




-Talent scout



-Effective communicator


-Person with a can-do attitude



-Presence required for weekend worship

-Leads volunteers 

-Equips thoroughly

-Schedules effectively

-Engages with kids in classroom settings

-Hosts well

-Seeks connection opportunities with parents and volunteers

-Communicates consistently

-Ensures safety