Christian Education

Minister of Christian Formation

Swarthmore Presbyterian Church, Swathmore, PA, is seeking a Minister of Christian Formation. The Minister is responsible for leading the entire program area of Christian Formation. S/he is expected to develop the benchmarks, curricula, and programs for Christian Formation that are informed by current research and best practices in Christian education and by the developmental stages of children, adolescents, and young adults.

S/he is expected to plan, develop, direct, and, with teams of lay leaders, lead the Christian Formation programs of the church in accordance with the policies and direction of the Session and in collaboration with the pastors, staff, Session committees, and program volunteers. Working closely with and supervising the Program Manager of Christian Formation, s/he is responsible for ensuring strong administration, communication, and program management of the whole program area of Christian Formation. In addition, s/he is expected to assist in worship leadership, preaching, pastoral care, and other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Contact: Doug McCullough at (215) 2804568 or demccull@gmail.com

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Director of Children's Ministry

Birmingham United Methodist Church, Milton, GA, is searching for a Christian disciple and full-time leader for our Children's Ministry. We are seeking an experienced Director with a passion for leading our children, parents and volunteers in ministries that transform lives and communities by building bridges to Jesus Christ.

Contact: Trudy Edenfield at (678) 386-3758 or trudy.bumc@gmail.com

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Christian Education Part Time

Emory Presbyterian Church (EPC) is seeking a teacher for our weekly Sunday School program, starting Sunday, September 9, 10:00-10:50 am, and running Sundays thereafter during the academic year. The pay is $50/week. We have an inquisitive, vibrant group of kids ranging in ages 5-12 who would enjoy a teacher with infectious enthusiasm, spontaneity and ability to think on your feet, and a nurturing and accepting approach in order to provide a safe space for personal and spiritual growth. Bring your unique talents, whether they be music, science, history, humor, or something totally different! The Church Education Committee will support you, and we can offer Seasons of the Spirit as a potential resource for curriculum if desired, as well. EPC invites you to join our community, and we look forward to providing you with an opportunity to worship and play with us and to impact a wonderful group of kids!

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Contact: Brady Radford at (678) 977-9694 or ipastorepc@gmail.com

Children & Family Ministry Director

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer (www.redeemer.org) in Midtown Atlanta, GA, is seeking a full-time Children & Family Ministry Director and is open to candidates from our ecumenical partners. The CFMD will oversee all ministry in the congregation relating to children (two years old through fifth grade).  Working under the supervision of the Senior Pastor, the CFMD will recruit adult leadership, support existing ministries, develop new programming, provide needed curriculum and resources, and assure that our children/youth experience a safe, Christian, nurturing environment, grounded in our Lutheran beliefs. Compensation will be based on experience.  The job description can be found here, and more information is on the website

Contact: Bob Boyd, bboyd@redeemer.org.

Interim Director for Children and Family Ministries

Trinity Presbyterian Church, Atlanta, is seeking an interim director for children and family ministries. The Interim Director (ID) has overall responsibility for programming, staff, and volunteer oversight in all activities of TPC that involve children age birth through 5th grade (with the exception of sports) as well as family and parent activities of children in this age range. Additionally, this ID has general duties such as teaching, small group facilitation, and program coordination across ministry areas.  This is an interim position until the permanent position can be filled.  We anticipate this position lasting 9-12 months.  A complete job description can be found here.

Contact: Richard Powers, employment@trinityatlanta.org.

Pastor of Next Generation Ministries

Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church, Lexington, SC, is seeking a pastor of next generation ministries.  This person will report to the senior pastor.  A strong commitment to Jesus Christ and a mature and growing faith are crucial.  Knowledge of the Bible along with the ability to affirm the essential tenets of the ECO are required.  Energy, creativity and enthusiasm for this work are necessary.  

This is a salaried position with benefits. The execution of normal duties and responsibilities will require 40 hours or more per week.  The high visibility and the number of opportunities to interact with church members and staff require professional standards of behavior.  The dress code for most days will be business casual. Personal, private and confidential information must be handled with great care and discretion.  Coordination and collaboration will be expected in all areas of work.  Information about the church and the position can be found here.

Minimum Qualifications:
Education: Bachelor’s Degree plus additional related training
Experience: Two or more years in directly related ministry work

Please send resumes via email or postal to:
SGPC Pastor Nominating Committee Chairperson
5503 Sunset Blvd.Lexington, SC 29072
803-359-7770    NGPASTORSEARCH@saxegotha.org

Director of Youth & Children's Ministry

 

Cross of Life Lutheran Church (www.crossoflifelutheran.org) in Roswell, Ga., is seeking a full-time Director of Youth and Children’s Ministry and is open to candidates from our ecumenical partners. The DYCM will oversee all ministry in the congregation relating to children and youth (nursery through college).  Working under the supervision of the Sr. Pastor and the Church Council, the DYCM will recruit youth and adult leadership, support existing ministries, develop new programming, provide needed curriculum and resources, and assure that our children/youth experience a safe, Christian, nurturing environment, grounded in our Lutheran beliefs. Compensation will be based on experience.

To submit a resume or request a copy of the full position description (also found here), please contact Pastor Terri Stagner-Collier at pastorterri@crossoflifelutheran.org.

Director of Children's Ministries

First Presbyterian Church (www.fpcspartanburg.org) of Spartanburg, SC, is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry to oversee the ministry with children birth - 5th grades and their families. FPCS is a 2300-member downtown church actively involved in mission and serving the surrounding community. The Director of Children’s Ministry will develop and implement a vision for children’s ministry to encourage children and their families to become disciples of Christ through a rich variety of opportunities undergirded by vital, caring relationships with adults. Children’s programming includes Sunday school, Children’s Worship on Sundays, weekly chapel for the Weekday School, special events, and Kids’ Crossing on Wednesday evenings. The ideal candidate would combine a highly-relational approach with the maturity and organizational skills to connect and communicate well with children, parents, and volunteers. A Bachelor’s degree, at least 2 years of experience in Christian Education, and the ability to recruit and equip volunteers are required.  Find additional information here.

Contact: Sara Bailey at sara.bailey@ministryarchitects.com.

Director of Christian Education

First (Scots) Presbyterian (Charleston, SC) is searching for an enthusiastic Director of Christian Education (DCE) who will be directly responsible for the total education of all of our church members. The ideal candidate will be a team player, a resourceful and creative self-starter who works well with all age groups. The DCE shall maintain or initiate ministries and programs that will grow the faith of the individual members and families in our congregation. The DCE shall affirm the essential tenets of the Reformed faith while nurturing the spiritual growth of individuals and families.

For more information and to apply, go here.

Kids Ministry Assistant - Part Time

Trinity is seeking to hire an assistant to the kids’ pastors at the Eastside location.
The position is part-time (15 hrs/week) with responsibilities on Sunday mornings
and during the week (the weekday being flexible.)  The full job description can be found here, and their website is here.

Contact: Beth Campbell at beth@atltrinity.org.

Children's Minister - Part Time

Fellowship of Love Church in Fayetteville, GA, is seeking a children's minister.  The Children’s Minister at Fellowship of Love Church is a person who Loves children and has a passion for relating to, teaching, and growing them.  The primary responsibility for this opportunity to serve is to creatively provide an irresistible children’s church experience that is fun and builds the spirituality of children. The full job description can be found here.

Contact: BaSean Jackson at (678) 5224096 or baseanssc@gmail.com.

Director of Congregational Ministries

First Presbyterian Church of Inverness (FL) is seeking a director of congregational ministries.  This person will be responsible for all youth activities, assist the Pastor in care of the congregation, and serve as a liaison to various church organizations and programs.  The church is located in the Nature Coast of Florida with 400 members.  Requirements include: Minimum of a Bachelors Degree required; the ability to communicate effectively and graciously; and a sense of calling and being committed to the mission of the church. 

For more information, contact the Reverend Ronald Pfeifer, care of First presbyterian Church of Inverness, 206 Washington Ave., Inverness, FL34450.  Phone:352-637-6236. 
 

Director of Children's Ministries - Part Time

Located in the heart of Buckhead Atlanta, Northside Drive Baptist Church is a progressive, welcoming and affirming congregation with a traditional worship service.  We are currently seeking a part-time Director of Children’s Ministries with an expected start time of Summer 2018. The Director will coordinate Christian education and community-building activities for children birth through 6th grade and their families. She or he will also assist with pastoral care for these families. The Director of Children’s Ministries reports to and works closely with the Associate Pastor. There are currently just under 40 active children in the Northside Kids’ Children’s Ministry.  More information a can be found at the website and here.  The job description can be found here

Interested applicants may submit their cover letter, resume, and other inquiries to Associate Pastor Daniel Headrick via email:  daniel@northsidedrive.org.