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Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministry, Tampa, FL


St. John’s Church of Tampa, FL is seeking a full-time Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries. St. John’s is a vibrant, growing parish in South Tampa. The Director facilitates the operation of the children, middle school, high school and family ministries which foster a safe, friendly, and welcoming environment where all may experience the love of God and be spiritually nurtured. These ministries are a key component of the spiritual formation offered at St. John’s.  

Essential functions for this position include:  
● Building and maintaining relationships with children, youth and families  

● Providing leadership and direct oversight for all faith formation opportunities for children and youth including Sunday School, children’s programming and middle school and high school youth groups  

● Building and overseeing the team of volunteer adults responsible for children and youth programming in the church  

● Developing and evaluating the short term (1 year) and the long term (3-5 years) vision for the children and youth ministries  

● Coordinating communications to families of children and youth  

Qualifications for this position are:  
● A growing and personal relationship with Christ  

● A bachelor's degree or higher  

● Three+ years’ experience in children’s, youth or family ministry  

● Excellent communicator through all media (oral, written, digital, etc.)  

● Understanding and empathy for children, youth and their families.  

● Organized, pro-active, self-starter  

● Creative, collaborative spirit  

● A desire to always be learning    

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to