Job Openings at Church of the Shepherd

Director of Children's Ministry
Do you have a passion for building relationships, being creative, and introducing children and families to Jesus? If you are an out-of-the-box thinker who would love to work with a team to bring the love of Jesus to kids and families, this may be the job for you!
Job Duties:
· Provide vision, strategy, and leadership to the ministry, which serves children from birth – 5th grade, and their families.
· Evaluate and implement ministry curriculum.
· Recruit, train, and build a team of volunteers to lead weekly in-person and online activities, as well as special events
· Develop and implement innovative methods of reaching out to unchurched children and their families

Skills/Strengths Needed:
· Passion for building and maintaining relationships
· High level of energy and enthusiasm, as well as a “can-do” spirit
· Ability to be part of multiple teams and to make meaningful contributions in a team setting
· Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
· Strong personal faith and ability to share your faith story with others

Basic Requirements:
· Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent; some college preferred
· Experience working with young children and families
· Strong computer skills, including the ability to use Zoom or other online platforms

Things To Know:
· Part-time position, 20-25 hours per week.
· Weekday and Sunday hours are required. Schedule may need to change based on needs.
· Must be willing to become a member of Church of the Shepherd, which is a United Methodist congregation, and to participate regularly in the life of the church.
· Hiring will be conditional on passing a background check.

If this sounds like the job for you please submit your resume, as well as your written faith story.