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Director of Children and Adult Ministries

Orange Park United Methodist Church Orange Park, FL

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Director of Children and Adult Ministries is responsible for developing, implementing, supervising and conducting a comprehensive ministry to the Adults and Children of Orange Park United Methodist Church. This program shall incorporate a program that encompasses the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual well-being of children and families. The emphasis, for the time being, is on creating and growing a world-class children’s program and maintaining the current level of adult ministries. The Sr. Pastor is the immediate supervisor of the Director of Children and Adult Ministries. Please send your resume to:


  • Must embrace Christian discipline and United Methodist doctrine and theology.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Children’s Ministry and/or 5+ years of equivalent Children’s ministry related experience.

  • Leadership abilities, and experience leading large children’s ministries.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to foster teamwork in a positive atmosphere with staff, volunteers and parents.

  • Ability to create a vision for the children’s ministry, set goals and strategically meet them.

  • Bible and/or theological training (preferred).



  • Willingness to work a 45+ hour work week including off-campus events as necessary.

  • Oversee all Sunday morning and Wednesday evening programs for children up to 6th grade and adults.

  • Plan, implement and lead an effective and comprehensive program of children’s events including, but not limited to, managing a broad Sunday School program, developing and managing a mid-week children’s program, and various other outreach.

  • Maintain a comprehensive adult education program including, but not limited to, managing a broad Sunday School program and coordinating weekday studies.

  • Recruit, train, equip and manage volunteers to appropriately love, engage and encourage children and to fully staff all programs and events.

  • Oversee and produce all children and adult related publications, including newsletters, announcements, web-site content and adult and children marketing.

  • Understand, abide by and implement the Florida United Methodist Child/Youth Protection Policy.

  • Be an integral part of a ministry team that works closely together to support one another, set a high bar of excellence for the congregation and actively work to support one another in all areas of ministry.


Orange Park United Methodist Church

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2105 Park Avenue

Orange Park, FL


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