7400 Floydsburg Road
Crestwood KY 40014
Phone: (502) 491-7091
Fax: 502-371-1091

Fern Creek UMC Hiring PT Minister to Children

posted on May 22

Minister to Children Position - Fern Creek United Methodist Church

Fern Creek UMC is looking for an organized and committed individual, who possesses current knowledge of children’s education materials and activities, to expand the children’s ministry within the church and community. The Minister to Children shall display a Christian attitude and spirit in performance of their responsibilities. The individual will provide leadership, vision, and overall program development and direction to volunteers. The minister will be responsible for and committed to shepherding children from birth to 5th grade.
Job Type: ​Part-time, salary position (20-25 hours/week)

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Interact with parents and families. 
  • Reach out to families who are new to the church
  • Market the ministry within the community.
  • Lead the Children’s Council and collaborate with Youth Ministers 
  • Attend Fern Creek UMC regularly with availability to both services and children's’/family events.
  • Coordinate children's’ programs which include: Sunday School (coordinating and covering for teachers who are absent), Vacation Bible School, Children’s Worship, and other special events for children and families.
  • Provide children with opportunities for fellowship, evangelism, discipleship, worship, and missions.
  • Serve as coordinator volunteers for children’s ministry.
  • Collaborate with Security Team to ensure safety for children’s events.
  • Assist in the selection and coordination of ordering materials for children’s programs.
  • Provide reports to the Minister and Administrative Council regarding the activities of the children’s council.
  • One to two years working with children.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with children, parents, and volunteers.
  • Ideally having a degree in children’s ministry or related field. (e.g. Education, Ministry, Christian Education etc.)
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
About the Church

Mission Statement: Be the Church: Show God’s love, Share his word, Serve all people
Size: 225 weekly attendance
Denomination: United Methodist
Location: ​Louisville, Kentucky 40291
Send resume to ​FCUMC@ferncreekumc.org
Attention: SPRT
For immediate consideration.