Wallingford United Methodist Church (WUMC) is a progressive, reconciling church of 150-200 members and friends that celebrates diversity, affirms the inclusiveness of God, and actively works for peace and justice locally and globally. We seek to minister with all people, regardless of race/ethnicity, socio-economic status or sexual/affectional orientation. We affirm that everyone is a person of sacred worth.
The Director of Children, Youth and Family (CYF) Ministry works with members and church leadership to develop, implement, and oversee programs for children, youth, and families in support of the ministry of WUMC, with the goal of strengthening the connection of children, youth and families to their faith, to this community, and to the larger world.
The CYF Director builds direct connections with and advocates for children, youth and families; recruits and supports volunteers; collaborates with staff and church members; and develops and maintains program budgets, records, and communications.
We are looking for a person who:
- has faith and call consistent with WUMC’s progressive Christianity.
- empathizes and enjoys working with children, youth and families
- collaborates with staff and supports volunteers
- effectively uses technology for communication while also building connections in real life
- has solid organizational, planning, goal-setting, and project management skills
Helpful Competencies: Experience working with children, youth, volunteers, diverse communities, and/or faith communities; knowledge of lesson-planning, of stages of social and spiritual development, and/or of Safe Sanctuary guidelines.
Employment type: part-time
Compensation: $20.00 per hour
Hours: 20 to 30 hours per week, negotiable with employer upon hiring
A more detailed description of the job and its requirements will be sent to applicants before interviews.
To apply, please email both a cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail to:
2115 N 42nd St.
Seattle, WA 98103
Wallingford United Methodist Church is an Equal Opportunity Employer.