Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church in Fuquay-Varina, NC is seeking to hire a full-time Director of Children’s Ministries. Interested candidates must be passionate about their faith in Jesus Christ and able to effectively disciple children ranging in ages from birth through eleven years old. Gifts and roles include:
•Establish a strong Biblical foundation for children as well as the Wesleyan perspective of faith in age-appropriate ways.
•Gifted in leading, speaking to, and engaging groups of children ranging from birth through 5th grade.
•Effective in teaching and developing lesson plans for both preschoolers and elementary school students.
•Skilled in administration including, but not limited to, event planning, volunteer recruitment, volunteer training, and volunteer management.
•Passionate about equipping adult leaders and parents to be the primary faith developers for children.
•Takes initiative in starting and completing projects, implementing new ideas, as well as setting and achieving both short-term and long-term goals.
•Able to work independently as well as be part of a team. Willing to work alongside pastoral and church staff as well as volunteers.
•Be available on Sunday mornings, Sunday afternoons, Wednesday afternoons, and for weekend events.
This is a full-time position with benefits. Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree with experience serving in children’s ministry. Educational background in Christian Education, Child Development, or Elementary Education is encouraged. Graduate level education in Christian Education, Divinity, or Education is valued, but not required. Please email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.