Director of Children's Ministry


Job Title:  Director of Children's Ministry
Reports To:  Senior Pastor
Position Status:  Part-Time (10 hrs/week); Salaried
Required Hours:  Flexible, but to include Sundays 8:30-12:30

To Apply:  Please email a cover letter and resume to Valerie Rosenquist at

Charlotte First UMC is receiving applications for a part-time Director of Children's Ministry.  This person works with staff and volunteers to envision,
develop, and implement a holistic program of Christian education and faith development for children up through age 10.  The director oversees the Sunday morning children's church and nursery as well as identifies, nurtures, and equips volunteers and ensures that Safe Sanctuary policies are observed.  

Charlotte First is a medium-sized, progressive church in the heart of Uptown.  The children's ministry has seen steady growth over the past year and is poised for continued growth.  The program provides care and nurture for children with varying needs and abilities.  The position has the capacity to grow with the program.  

Qualifications Helpful for this Position:
  *Bachelor's Degree or higher (or equivalent experience), preferably with a background in early childhood education, child development, or religious
  * Two years experience leading a children's ministry program
  * Training in working with children with special needs
  *Progressive theology that embraces and practices inclusiveness
  *Comfortable with flexibility and change

For more information on Charlotte First UMC, see the website: 

Contact: Val Rosenquist

Church/Org/Business Name: First UMC

Address: 501 N. Tryon St. Charlotte NC 28201

Phone: 704-333-9081, x 104

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