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Director of Next Generational Childrens Ministries - Gallatin FUMC, TN


Job Title: Director of Next Generational Children Ministries The FUMC Gallatin Director of NextGen Children’s Ministry role is to lead children to Christ and to create a culture that equips and encourages children to become lifelong disciples of Jesus. The director will creatively teach God’s Word, provide opportunities for authentic worship, and plan and organize fun and meaningful spiritual events as well as offer avenues for service which will grow children in a Christ-centered, nurturing environment. The NextGen Children’s Director at Gallatin FUMC should be someone with a deep love for Jesus Christ and His people; someone with a passion for children and their families; someone who is able to thrive in a team environment; and someone who is able to grow our children and their families in their relationship with Jesus Christ. We are seeking someone who can… • identify, recruit, and equip ministry volunteers who love Jesus and love kids. • evaluate ministry resources, manage storage and purchasing of ministry resources, and operate within the constraints of a budget. • schedule and plan Next Generational Ministry events with the Director of NextGen Youth’s Ministries. • assist in pastoral ministries, serve on ministry committees as assigned, and lead in worship when appropriate. • act as a liaison between the church and Nursery and Preschool program (NAPS) and oversee the NAPS Board of Directors meetings and parent organization. We must have someone who… • is passionate about making kids’ ministries fun, interactive, and intentional. • can work independently but also collaborate well with others within a team environment. • is engaged in today’s culture and can function and communicate with kids and parents through modern technology (social media, text messaging, email, etc.) • has a strong Christian faith with a genuine love for children. • will adhere to the Safe Sanctuary Policies and Procedures of the United Methodist Church and ensure employees and volunteers working with children have current background checks and proper training. • has an undergraduate degree from an accredited four-year college or university, adequate training, and at least one year of experience in a Christian education position. • has a friendly and outgoing personality and a high level of energy for the demands of a growing ministry. • can assist with providing transportation for children’s events when necessary • is flexible and willing to accept additional responsibilities as needed. Responsible to: Senior Pastor with accountability to the Staff-Parish Relations Committee Pay Classification: Full-time, Salary FLSA Status: Exempt Annual Rate: $ depending upon experience To apply email resume and/or cover letter to Erin Clements -

Contact: Erin Clements

Address: 149 W. Main Street Gallatin TN 37066

Phone: 6154521922



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