Cape Coral First UMC is seeking a Part-Time Children’s Ministry Coordinator. This person will be the primary leader for the ministries with children (birth through grade 5). The Ministry Coordinator will serve the congregation by recruiting and equipping adult volunteers for the work of the ministry along with developing and implementing a comprehensive Christian Education plan that highlights faith, friendship and fun. They will also be responsible for providing programming for children and families to participate in ministries, missions and activities together that will allow them to practice and talk about their developing faith and ensuring the church is a safe place for all children. Also coordinates special events throughout the year, including Vacation Bible School, Easter Eggstravaganza, and Trunk or Treat. Office hours would include two mornings a week.
Successful candidates will possess:
- Relevant experience in delivering successful programming for children and families.
- Ability to engage children of all ages, backgrounds, and ability levels.
- Excellent organizational, verbal/written communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external members and guests individually or in groups.
- Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within the time allotted while maintaining a positive attitude.