Family Ministries Director


Job Title: Family Ministries Director Reports to: Family Ministry Council, Pastor, and Staff Parish Relations Committee. Job Overview: New Liberty United Methodist Church is located in Braselton, Georgia and has 65-75 people who attend worship weekly. NLUMC hopes to capitalize on the growth in our area and minister to families. The Family Ministries Director will play a crucial role in helping the church develop young disciples, and reaching families in our congregation and community. Qualifications Has a relationship with Jesus. Has experience working with children and/or youth. A good communicator Excellent with children Someone discerning ministry or children’s ministry Energetic, warm and able to share the love of Jesus with children and their families Is 18 years or older and willing to submit to a background and motor vehicle check. Responsibilities Organize and oversee children and youth ministries (includes Children’s Church, Sunday school, youth group, Confirmation, and special events) Lead Children’s Church and youth group weekly. Recruit, equip, and inspire volunteers Prepare and guide Bible learning activities from the provided Bible curriculum. Leave room clean, neat, and in good condition after use. Maintain a safe environment for children and youth that encourages growth in faith. Implement and adhere to Safe Sanctuaries policies and practices. Plan and participate in First Aid Training. Plan and execute special events with the assistance of the Family Ministries Council. Develop relationships with families, youth and children in the church and outside the church. Use appropriate child development knowledge to best meet the needs of the children and youth served. Prepare curriculum, activities, crafts, and class materials prior to class. Communicate the needs of the ministries to Pastor as appropriate (supplies, feedback on curriculum, etc). Demonstrate a positive and friendly attitude with the parents, children and youth in your care. Collaborate with Pastor on outreach, Confirmation, Bible Sunday, and other special events in the life of the church. Attend all Family Ministries Council meetings. This is a paid, part-time position: averages 10 hours a week. NLUMC will work with students to meet required course criteria for those who are seeking academic credit courses. All applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to Paula Wall - Family Ministries Board - chairperson:

Contact: Paula Sue Wall

Address: 17 Thompson Mill Road Braselton 30517