Christ UMC Plano: Assistant Director Children's Ministries

Date Posted: 4/26/2024

Christ UMC Plano, Plano, TX

Job Description

The Assistant Director of Children’s Ministries works closely with the Director of Children’s Ministries. The Assistant Director is responsible for the tactical elements of programs and activities related to Children’s Ministry at Christ United Methodist Church including many weekday and evening events and various other on- and off-site events throughout the year.

The Assistant Director is also responsible for managing Children’s Ministry volunteers and assisting the Director of Children’s Ministries as needed. The Assistant Director should have a passion for reaching children with the gospel message and should be willing to think outside the box to present the gospel message to children in age-appropriate and relevant ways. 


  • Work with the Director of Children’s Ministries to recruit and schedule volunteers 

  • Work with the Director of Children’s Ministries in the preparation and implementation of the Children’s Ministry Sunday School curriculum (age 2-5th grade) 

  • Work with the Director of Children’s Ministries to plan and implement Children’s Ministry Special Events (Easter Egg Hunt, VBS, etc.) 

  • Manage staff and program childcare


  • Model and maintain a positive and enjoyable atmosphere for staff, children, and families during all Children’s Ministry programs 

  • Collaborate with the Director of Children’s Ministries and the children’s ministry team to strategically vision, develop, organize, implement, and supervise all children’s ministry programs, activities, trips, and events  

  • Ensure documentation for events and programs is turned in and updated as necessary 

  • Assist with recruiting and evaluating Children’s Ministry volunteers 

  • Assist with the Children’s Sunday School processes and programming 

  • Maintain and communicate the schedule for volunteers 

  • Ensure all classrooms have adequate teachers, adequately trained, and fill in where needed 

  • Monitor trends and attendance 

  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Children’s Ministries

How to Apply

Email resume to Kristin Steed, Director of Children's Ministries, at
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 972-596-4303


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