Stonebridge UMC: Director of Children Ministries

Date Posted: 11/10/2023

Stonebridge UMC, McKinney, TX

Job Description

We are seeking a passionate and energetic part-time Children's Ministry Director to join our faith community at Stonebridge United Methodist Church in McKinney. The ideal candidate will lead our children's ministry programs with enthusiasm and creativity, fostering a welcoming and nurturing environment where children can grow in their faith and understanding.

Hours: Approximately 20 hours per week

Compensation: $25,000 per year commensurate with experience.


  • Develop and implement engaging and age-appropriate curriculum for Sunday school, children’s church, and other children's programs.
  • Coordinate and oversee all aspects of the children’s ministry for kids ranging from nursery age through fifth grade.
  • Recruit, train, and support a team of volunteers to assist with various children's ministry activities.
  • Plan and organize special events such as Vacation Bible School (VBS), holiday programs, and family outings.
  • Collaborate with parents to encourage active involvement in their children’s spiritual growth and to support family faith development.
  • Manage the children's ministry budget and resources effectively.
  • Ensure all children's ministry activities comply with the church’s safety and risk management policies.
  • Communicate regularly with parents and the church community regarding upcoming events and ministry updates.
  • Work cooperatively with Sunshine Kids preschool using shared space and being available to help with events.


  • A vibrant Christian faith and a calling to children’s ministry.
  • Experience in children’s ministry or a related field.
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with staff, volunteers, and parents.
  • Familiarity with planning and executing educational and spiritual programs for children.
  • A background check is required for this position.
  • Has physical capacity required for the job (ability to lift 25 pounds).

How to Apply

Email a resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and passion for children’s ministry to Kaydin Robertson at
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 972-529-5601


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