Director of Family Ministry


Sunrise/G3 Church 

Winston-Salem, NC 




Job Description:

Position:                             Director of Family Ministries


Accountable to:               Lead Pastor and Staff-Parish 


Position Summary:  The person will be responsible for engaging in ministry with families in our church as well as connecting to families in our community. They will have primary responsibility for starting and overseeing our children’s ministry but be available to resource and support our youth ministry as needed.  This position will begin as part-time (5-8 hours a week@ $20) with the potential of expanding in the future. 



  • Profess Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior

  • Commitment to God-honoring professionalism, personal spiritual growth, and strive to model a Christian lifestyle 

  • Consider this position a ministry and not just a job

  • Has a deep love of God and people



  • The ability to connect and develop relationships with Christian and non-Christian parents 

  • Ability to teach/disciple children in engaging creative ways

  • Comfortable using and learning new technology in ministry 

  • Ability to create and oversee a team-based ministry 

  • Willingness to become familiar with current Christian education and spiritual development curriculum for children and youth.

  • Ability to work together with the staff towards a unified mission

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or relevant experience 

  • Prefer to have some experience working with children and parents

Responsible for:

  •  Creating a family ministry in alignment with the church mission and vision.

  • Overseeing planning, coordination, volunteer recruitment, and training for children’s ministry and resource youth ministry when needed. 

  • Creating, implementing, and administering appropriate policies, procedures, and rules to ensure the safety of all persons.

  • Administering children and youth tasks ministry tasks including the volunteer background checks, and purchase of appropriate resources and educational materials including curriculums and supplies.

  • Establishing and using feedback systems for regularly assessing program effectiveness.

  • Making recommendations to the Lead Pastor regarding issues that may need to be addressed for the future development of the church ministries.



Additional Responsibilities:

  • Attend and participate in weekly staff meetings

  • Contribute to churches communications channels as needed

  • Participate and lead elements of worship as needed 

  • Oversee family ministry events

  • Provide resources to parents and come alongside them to help them better lead their families. 

  •  Coordinates qualified volunteers or paid workers to care for the children during worship or special activities or services. 

  • Ensure the churches safe sanctuary policy is enforced

Contact Rev. Ron Garner 336-926-2297 or for more information or to apply

Contact: Rev Ron Garner

Church/Org/Business Name: G3/ Sunrise Church UMC

Address: 4539 Deighton Ct Winston Salem NC 27106

Phone: 3369262297

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