Children’s Minister, Lakeland, FL

We are in search of a Children’s Minister to work as part of our Family Ministries Team and serve our K-5th grade children and their families. It is an average of 10-12 hours per week with a possibility of more responsibilities, depending upon skill set and need. We have an established family-based program and a loving environment.


  • College degree.
  • A love for Christ.
  • A heart for imparting your love for Christ to children and their families.
  • Teaching experience.
  • Ministry experience.

Youth Pastor, Abilene, KS

Emmanuel Church is seeking a gifted Youth Pastor to oversee, lead, and develop its currently thriving Youth Ministry.  Emmanuel Church is a Spirit filled, conservative Church located in the Flint Hills of northeastern Kansas serving a community whose economy is based in agriculture and industry.  The town is the birth place of President Eisenhower and hosts his Presidential Library along with a museum.  The desired candidate will have experience growing Youth Ministries both spiritually and numerically, oversee a Youth Council comprised of adults and students, and in general passionately take our Youth Ministry to “the next level”.  We are a Missions minded Church.  The Church’s Core Values include Love, Grace, Worship and Truth guided by our vision to Reach, Disciple, and Equip.  We desire a person with spiritual maturity, creativity, and enthusiasm for the things of God to lead our young people into a thriving relationship with Jesus to impact both the present and the future.  If you feel you meet these expectations and would like to be part of what God is doing at and through Emmanuel Church then please send us your resume.


Director of Children and Youth Ministries, Atchison, KS

First Christian Church of Atchison, Kansas, is seeking a full-time Director of Children and Youth Ministries to oversee and enhance its children and youth ministry program. The Director of Children and Youth Ministries will engage children (birth through 5th grade), youth (6th -12th grade), and their families in order to help them grow in their faith and be empowered to take their place in the life and ministry of the church. FCC is one of the largest Protestant churches in Atchison and one of the fastest growing Disciples of Christ churches in the Midwest. Atchison  is a community of 11,000 people, located in Northeast Kansas on the banks of the Missouri River, near Kansas City, and is the birthplace of Amelia Earhart. FCC has recently remodeled the children and youth wing of the church, and is looking for a director to take the program to new and exciting places!  Working in collaboration with the Christian Education Ministry Team, this person will:

  • Provide weekly programming for children and youth to develop spiritually both personally and communally.
  • Plan, promote, and lead mission trips and service projects.
  • Build relationships with students and their families and provide spiritual care to foster a vibrant and solid student community.
  • Recruit, develop, and empower volunteers serving in the children and youth ministries.
  • Manage administrative tasks, including communications,  children and youth programming calendar, and budget.


The ideal candidate will have the following: a minimum of three years experience in youth ministry; Bachelor’s Degree preferred, minimum of 2 years of college course work required; experience in recruiting and developing volunteers; willing to live in the Atchison area. This person must be a team player who can work collaboratively with clergy, staff, and volunteers. Competitive salary (commensurate with experience) and benefits (vacation,  health and retirement) package offered.

Please submit your resume and cover letter


Assistant Pastor-Director of Youth Ministries, Houston, TX

First Presbyterian Church of Houston, Texas, a large, thriving, Gospel-centered church located in the fourth largest city in the United States is seeking a dedicated full-time Assistant Pastor/Director of Youth Ministries. This is a unique opportunity to bring a high level of passion and energy for guiding and shaping many different aspects of the church’s ministry to youth including leading a ministry staff, engaging and training a large group of volunteers, developing and collaborating in vision casting, and overseeing the ministry’s multi-faceted programming of mission trips, fellowship, and service opportunities.  Compelled by the love of Jesus Christ and empowered by the Holy Spirit, the congregation of FPC Houston is committed to loving all youth where they are while reaching and inspiring them during their formative years to respond to God’s call upon their lives. The next Director, in addition to building commitment and trust with parents, training and equipping volunteers, and steering a Spirit-led program of mission and ministry opportunities, will join a vibrant pastoral staff and administrative team committed to youth and their families.


The ideal candidate will be Christ-centered, have a college degree, possess five to ten years of experience leading dynamic youth ministries within larger congregations, and have a contagious faith consistent with the principles and beliefs of the ECO denomination. We welcome your resume and cover letter.


Minister of Congregational Care, Norfolk, NE (part time)

Norfolk First United Methodist Church is a 1,000-member church in the heart of historic downtown Norfolk. For nearly 150 years, Norfolk FUMC has been a dynamic institution dedicated to serving the community of which it is a part.  Built on the foundation of worship, study, outreach and fellowship Norfolk FUMC is proud to be a member church of the globally connected United Methodist Church.  The church is looking for an Associate Pastor or Minister of Congregational Care.  This position will have responsibilities in congregational care, outreach and evangelism.  Please apply below if interested.


Director of Youth Ministries, Winter Garden, FL

First United Methodist Church in Winter Garden, Florida, is idyllic.  The church is filled with a variety of people (age and ethnic diversity) who are very welcoming, kind, caring, Christ-centered and generous.  They are looking for a Director of Youth Ministries who values these things.  The church is located one block from a vibrant and quaint downtown with many restaurants and entertainment venues for families.  Rated the number one Farmers Market in the United States in 2016, Winter Garden maintains a small town feel while only 20 minutes from downtown Orlando and major theme parks.  The youth ministry, under stable leadership the last five years, has been through a resurgence and is looking for a Director of Youth Ministries to lead them to the next level.  Please send a cover letter and a resume if you see yourself as this person.


Youth Ministry Director, St. Augustine, FL

Grace United Methodist Church in St. Augustine, Florida, is seeking to follow Jesus together across generational and other differences. Grace members are learning to walk in the way of grace, practicing the means of grace in order to be a part of God’s work in transforming the world. The church is seeking to hire a full time youth ministry director for the opportuniy to develop and grow a vibrant ministry. Please see a full job description on our website.


  • Follower of Jesus
  • Bachelor’s degree and experience working in youth ministry
  • Creative self-starter willing to work hard and develop a strong youth ministry
  • Able to work with staff and volunteers
  • Able to prioritize and meet deadlines

Family Ministries Director, Casselberry, FL

The Family Ministry Director at Church Together is for a maximum of 20 hours a week. This person is responsible for developing and implementing Christ-centered programs and activities for children’s ministry (birth-5th grade) and student ministries (6-12th grade).

Priority Competencies

  • Living the gospel of Jesus Christ and the values of Church Together.
  • Experience working with children including the ability to teach and communicate effectively with children, their parents and a volunteer team.
  • Hospitality gifts that will allow children, parents, and guests to feel welcome and comfortable within our church.
  • The ability to develop, lead, train, empower, effectively communicate, and coordinate with a Children’s and Youth Ministry team.

For further information please contact Pastor Andy Searles via phone at 407.405.5055.
Submit a cover letter and resume.


Director of Ministries with Children, Youth and Families, Kansas City, MO

St. John’s United Methodist Church is a faith community of approximately 400 members in a neighborhood south of the Country Club Plaza. The church is growing and emphasizing the importance of faith formation and discipleship for all age groups. The Director of Ministries with Children, Youth, and Families is a leader of faith formation, the purpose of which is to help all members know God and to become faithful disciples of Jesus Christ.


The person who qualifies for this job will possess the following characteristics:

  • Experienced, gifted, and passionate about working with children, youth, and families;
  • Spiritual and psychological maturity;
  • Excellent people skills, cooperative attitude, ability to work effectively as a member of a team;
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to reach out to others, in order to promote children, youth, and family ministries within as well as outside the congregation;
  • Ability to work creatively and effectively without daily supervision;
  • Ability to work with different personalities and styles, flexibility;
  • Knowledge of a variety of faith formation curriculum for children and youth;
  • Willingness to participate in local groups focused on ministry with children, youth, and
    families; and
  • Affiliation with the United Methodist Church is preferred, but candidates from other traditions will be considered.

Director of Family Ministries, Boca Raton, FL

First United Methodist Church of Boca Raton, FL, is searching for a Director of Family Ministry.  This is a dynamic, high-profile leadership position newly created to coordinate all programs for the upcoming generation, from infants and children through high school youth. This position will provide family ministry to both campuses of our church.


  • A degree or background in a relevant field of study, and/or at least five years of church or faith-based experience in a related position working with children and/or youth
  • A passion for people of all ages with the particular ability to inspire adults (both parents and non-parents of all ages) to volunteer to support child and youth programs
  • An understanding of child development and skill levels, and proven ability to teach and communicate with children and youth
  • Familiar with or willing to learn the United Methodist Church doctrine/discipline
  • Spiritual maturity and high moral and ethical conduct
  • Proven organizational, teaching, administration, and computer/technology skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills