Job Description // Chillicothe UMC (MO)

TITLE: Family Ministry Coordinator (approx. 15-17h/week + Sun Worship)

REPORT TO: Director of Family Ministries 

CATEGORY: Program Staff 

CURRENTLY HELD BY:  n/a

LAST UPDATED: July 2021

TO APPLY:  Submit a Resume & Cover-Letter to Director of Family Ministries: Samantha Fomera at samantha@chillicotheumc.org 

Assist in Planning & Implementation of Kids Ministry: 

  • Locate & confirm Kids Mentors for Jr. Worship, GodSquad & Kids Grow weekly
  • Prepare supply buckets necessary for Kids Ministry programming weekly 
  • Serve as a consistent mentor for GodSquad (Wednesdays 3-5:30p) weekly
  • Partner with parents & caregivers to equip and support them in developing their children’s authentic faith life. 

Aid in the Planning & Implementation of Student Ministry:

  • Locate & confirm Student Mentors for Sun. Night Youth, Small Group Leaders
  • Serve as a consistent mentor for Sunday Night Youth weekly (approx 4:30-8p) 
  • Help in the coordination of Adulting 101 & serve as Co-Leader
  • Attend at least 1-2 mission trips/year (MS, HS, Adulting 101, College) 

Support the Development of Young Adult Ministries: 

  • Develop & ensure implementation 1-2 small groups/learning opportunities annually, targeted at young adults (college, young parents, etc.) 

Coordination Responsibilities: 

  • Manage Social Media pages, creating a community targeted at young adults 
  • Create and circulate effective & informational graphics regarding upcoming events, small groups, mission projects, etc. within Family Ministry in accordance with church communication guidelines 
  • Assist in the coordination of planning, communicating, and promoting several mission trips and Family Ministry Events 
  • Help with communication for Sunday Worship targeted at families 
  • Communicate the overall vision, goals & strategy of the cohesive Family Ministry to parents & church 
  • Assist the Director of Family Ministries in the implementation of the vision & goals for The United Methodist Church of Chillicothe. 
  • Perform all other duties assigned by the Director and/or Pastoral Team

Qualifications: 

  • Loves Jesus 
  • Enjoys being around kids of all ages 
  • Organized & tech savvy 
  • Willing to be (or already) Safe Gatherings certified
  • HS Diploma (or equivalent)
  • Reliable transportation & licensure