Saulston United Methodist Church, in Goldsboro, NC is looking for the ideal candidate to serve as the Director of Children and Youth Ministries. This is a full-time, paid staff position and reports to the Senior Pastor. This person will plan, implement, and oversee enjoyable and educational activities for children and youth at SUMC.
Establish and maintain respectful, cooperative, and productive work relationships with co-workers and other members of the church community.
Be of good moral and Christian character.
Good working knowledge of computers with experience with MS Office.
Works well with people of all ages with a passion for children and youth.
Good working knowledge of age-appropriate activities for children and youth and a willingness to learn through continuing education.
Must submit to background and drug screenings.
Combination of Education and experience suitable for the position.
Plan and promote Wednesday night Children’s program
Recruit and train Acolytes & Bible Carrier
Teach Children’s Church and Children’s sermon during worship time
Plan, direct, organize and recruit volunteers for successful Vacation Bible School
Work with Sunday School Superintendent and Pastor to teach and coordinate children and youth Sunday School classes
Plan and organize Summer day camps for grades K-5
Lead, promote, organize and recruit volunteers for successful UMYF program including trips and activities, district and conference events
Oversee annual Budget needs and fund-raising activities for children and youth ministries
Lead Children/Youth Ministry team
Attend Administrative Council meetings as required