Director of Children and Family Ministries
Chelsea (MI) First United Methodist Church
Chelsea First UMC is looking for a creative, energetic, passionate leader to join our staff and lead a vibrant ministry with children and families. This is a full-time position with salary and benefits.
Please submit inquiries, or resumes with cover letters, to Bill Doyle, SPRC Chair, via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
A vibrant faith life
Experience and/or training in developmental stages and educational models
Awareness of and commitment to the theology framework of The United Methodist Church
Passion for children and their families – nurturing their social, emotional, cognitive, and spiritual development
Ability to work in a team environment, with a strong church staff and large volunteer base
Organizational skills – for the details of budget, managing a complex program; inspiring and equipping volunteers; leadership which both maintains relevant ministries and creates space for emerging ministries
Areas of Responsibility:
Carry out the mission of Children and Family Ministries: “We help children learn, embrace and live out Jesus’ greatest commands to love God and love others; and we encourage, equip, strengthen and support all families as a reflection of the love of Christ.” This is accomplished through education, worship, fellowship, and mission.
Recruit, train and encourage teams of volunteers
Manage Administrative Areas – including budget, financial oversight, communication
For more information on the CFUMC congregation and background on the Children and Family Ministries, please refer to our church website: www.chelseaumc.org