Director of Children/Youth/Families Ministry needed in Omaha

9/11/2018

First United Methodist Church
7020 Cass Street
Omaha, NE 68132-2601
(402)556-6262
kent.little@fumcomaha.org

First United Methodist Church Omaha, Nebraska, a progressive united methodist church, is seeking a full time director of children and youth ministry. Applicants are asked to submit their resume' and inquiries via email to Rev. Kent H. Little, Lead Pastor at kent.little@fumcomaha.org no later than September 26, 2018.

JOB SUMMARY: The children/youth director is responsible for development and administration of the children/youth program. This person must provide overall management, organization, and leadership of children/youth program, including but not limited to: the senior/junior high sunday school, confirmation class, volunteer recruitment and training, the children/youth program budget, UMYF youth group, engagement and other activities as directed by the senior pastor. This is a full-time, 40 hours per week position.

Purpose: Connect children and families with God and one another in a meaningful manner that impacts each individual and our larger community, offer a safe space and empower a deepening of faith and spiritual practices. Increase participation in children’s, youth and family ministries.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in planning, preparing, managing and leading children/youth activities
  • Degree preferred
  • High creativity and energy level – able to offer new ideas
  • Understanding of current children/youth culture
  • Ability to envision and work toward long-term goals while achieving short-time objectives
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the Bible and progressive theology
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and social media
COMPENSATION: Salary and Benefits package dependent on experience and education

A full job description is available on request. Submit resume and inquiries by email to Rev. Kent H. Little, Lead Pastor at kent.little@fumcomaha.org

Contact: Rev. Kent H. Little

Address: 7020 Cass Street Omana NE 68132

Phone: 402-556-6262

Email: kent.little@fumcomaha.org

Website: http://fumcomaha.org/