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St. James United Methodist Church 213 North Lanford Road, Spartanburg, SC 29301

Job title:  Children’s Director

Compensation: $11,000 – $16,000 per year

Reporting to: Senior Pastor

Hours: 10 – 12 hours per week

30+ hours on VBS week  ($1000 bonus upon completion)

This position is responsible for the planning, implementation, and supervision of all children’s programming at St. James UMC with the purpose of initial and continued discipleship.

Vital Qualities

Must be a person who is:  Christian, of high integrity, communicates well, positive, energetic, nurturing.

Key responsibilities & duties

Children’s Ministry

Responsible weekly for all aspects of Children’s Church, Nursery, and Kids Club.

Responsible for special events including outings, family fun days, and mission projects.

Responsible for Vacation Bible School and all its crazy aspects (will require extra hours).

Coordinate with Church Administrator in supervising and scheduling children’s church, nursery, and kid’s club workers/volunteers.

Assist Church Administrator and Communications Coordinator in promotion and communication of Children’s events.

Ensure all Safe Sanctuary policies are followed including making sure those responsible for children have current background checks and training.

Be present, as you are able, for children’s events outside of church (plays/sports)

Lead children’s time during worship.

Expected on location hours:

Sundays: 9:00am – noon and 3:15pm – 5:45pm

Other special events as needed

Candidates must successfully complete a background check to be considered for employment at St. James United Methodist Church.

Please email a resume and cover letter to:

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