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Hendersonville First United Methodist Church

Associate Director of Children's Ministries

Hendersonville First United Methodist Church
Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States

Date Posted: 08/04/2010
Categories: Children's Pastor - Christian Education
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Position Open at HFUMC: Associate Director, Children’s Ministries

Job Title: Associate Director, Children’s Ministries
Reports to: Director of Children’s Ministries

General Summary
In partnership with the Director of Children’s Ministries, this position will assist in development and execution of the children’s ministry vision and programs of HFUMC. Provides direct leadership to the nursery and pre-school areas and programs with additional involvement in other children’s ministry programs where needed. Responsible for recruiting and training volunteers in specific area of ministry.

- Bachelor’s degree, preferably in child development, children’s ministries or similar equivalent required
- Experience working with pre-school aged children preferred
- Hours will include Sunday mornings and will require 40+ hours each week
- Obtain and maintain HFUMC Safe Sanctuary Training required

Required Skills:
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to relate with children of all ages, including utilization of various approaches with young children
- Strong ability to implement a plan and follow-up
- Ability to adjust to changing priorities and needs of children and their parents
- Ability to be spiritually nurturing and ensure effective transitions of children from one age/grade level to the next
- Strong computer skills
- Ability to recruit and train volunteers and parents using current, experiential methodologies

Email Resumes to Staff Parish Relations Search Committee

Written Resumes may be mailed to
First United Methodist Church
SPRC Search Committee
217 East Main Street
Hendersonville, TN 37075