Family Ministry Director

Wesley United Methodist Church in Sedalia, MO is looking for a Director of Family Ministries. Wesley has a vibrant children’s ministry and is looking to grow its discipleship ministries for all ages, focusing on children and their families.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Recruitment and training of adult volunteers for Sunday school, small groups and other mentor relationships, including Safe Sanctuaries oversight (training for those working with youth and children)

  • Development of spiritual growth and discipleship among children, youth, and adults

  • Oversight for both the youth intern and the Youth Leadership Team

  • Children’s programming

  • There is an expectation of regular participation and oversight of children and youth Sunday School classes.

  • Helping to create a discipleship path to help people grow in their faith

  • Events such as Mission Trips or Vacation Bible School are beyond weekly hourly expecations.

Candidate would work closely with the pastor to plan a vision and future of Family Ministries including Children’s and Youth Ministries at Wesley UMC. This position will foster an atmosphere of faith, encouragement, welcome and joy within the church. Flexibility and confidentiality are required, as is familiarity with United Methodist theology. Bachelor’s degree preferred; as well as experience working with discipleship of children, youth, and their families. Energetic and enthusiastic demeanor welcomed for this growing and vibrant ministry.

Hours: 20 hrs/week, no insurance or retirement benefits offered.

Salary: $16,000 - $18,000 depending on experience

Submit cover letter and resume, in addition to any other pertinent information, to Wesley United Methodist Church, 1322 W. Broadway Blvd, Sedalia, MO, 65301 or email to Rev. Dennis Harper, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.