After School and Summer Care Ministry Leader

Clemmons United Methodist Church of Clemmons, NC is seeking an After School and Summer Care Ministry Leader (part time staff position, 20-25 hours per week) to begin service on August 1, 2017. The After School and Summer Care Ministry is a Christian outreach ministry for covenant partners of the church and the Clemmons community. We currently have 45-50 elementary aged children enrolled in this vital ministry.

The Ministry Leader:

  • Develops relationships with children, parents and staff members while providing a safe, encouraging Christian environment for K-5th grade students to receive academic support through tutoring and enrichment activities and to participate in both creative and recreational activities
  • Guides staff in leading activities that promote positive child development, leadership and an enjoyment of learning
  • Acts as a mentor and models leadership behaviors to both staff and students participating in the ministry
  • Must be willing to act as an effective member of a team on the After School Ministry Team, the Weekday Children’s Ministries Team and the Church Staff.

Our ideal candidate possesses:

  • Fluent in the English language
  • Demonstrate a strong faith in Jesus Christ in life and practice
  • Undergraduate degree in Child Development, Child Psychology, Early Childhood Education or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive responsibilities in child care or early childhood education
  • Minimum of 2 years direct managerial responsibilities
  • Possess strong leadership, interpersonal, team-building and conflict resolution skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Word, Publisher and Excel and internet
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Valid North Carolina Driver’s license
  • Willingness to drive a 15 passenger bus
  • Pass mandatory background checks

All interested parties are asked to send resumes and inquiries to Kathy Giff, Coordinator of Children’s Ministries, at