Children's Ministries Director


Avery United Methodist Church in Washington, PA is seeking a part-time (15 hours/week) Director of Children’s Ministries. The director will work with volunteers from the congregation to develop a vision for teaching the Christian faith to children (ages 3-12).  The director will serve as the lead over all children’s programming, focusing on faith development and discipleship and integrating the children’s programming into the regular worship service through special music, plays, and presentations to nurture growth within the church family.  He or she will work with members of the congregation to assure that all the church’s policies regarding safety for volunteers and children are met. This includes background checks, proper staffing, and CPR/First Aid training.  The goal of the programming is to develop a genuine relationship with Christ within the hearts of our children as they continue on their personal spiritual journeys. 

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Avery United Methodist Church is a growing congregation with many young families, and strives to expand an existing positive relationship with Trinity West Elementary School, located across the street from the church.