Director of Children’s Ministry

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church (Hickory, NC) is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry who will provide leadership in the development, promotion, implementation, and oversight of all children’s programs, activities, and special events in ways that encourage inclusivity, celebrate diversity, and promote spiritual growth.  The Director will oversee all children’s educational, social and mission focused activities from birth through 5th grade and will serve as an advocate for children and children’s ministry in the larger church body.  This is a full-time position requiring a flexible work schedule including weekends and evenings.  This position reports to the Associate Pastor.

Previous experience in directing a children’s ministry and a degree in education or related field is preferred.  Ministerial candidates and/or ordained deacons are encouraged to apply.

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