Washington Park United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado, is seeking an energetic, children-loving Methodist to lead and grow our children’s ministries. We are an inclusive, child-friendly community of faith -- accepting people as they are, growing together toward fullness of life with God’s creation, through living the teaching of Jesus Christ: love, justice, mission and hope. The right person will fit in well with our theology, church staff and lay leadership. To learn more about us, please visit us in person on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. or online at www.washparkumc.org.
The Children’s Ministry position will be part-time; the hours are expected to range in average from 10 to 15 hours a week.
Primary responsibilities include: planning and leading Children’s Time each Sunday (attendance averages more than 30 children, with more than 100 on Easter and the Christmas Eve Children’s Service), planning and coordinating Sunday School for the children, working with lay volunteers, planning and implementing seasonal events, working with the Director of Youth Ministries to transition the older children into youth group, providing some pastoral care to families of young children as needed, and attending weekly staff meetings and monthly administrative council meetings.
Interested candidates should submit an expression of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any questions may also be submitted by email.