Children’s Ministry Director

published 11/2/2021

 Bee Creek UMC in Spicewood, Texas is seeking a part-time children’s ministry director to coordinate, facilitate, and supervise the children’s ministry and to serve in a supervisory role in the nursery and the Bee Kids program. The candidate must be detail oriented and  possess strong administrative and relational skills.

Reports to discipleship pastor. 
Status:  Part time, 30 hours


  • Lead children’s ministry.  
  • Recruit volunteers for Sunday School and Bee Kids (Wednesday after  school program) 
  • Be on-site to coordinate Sunday morning classes for two worship hours
  • Purchase, organize and prepare supplies for Sunday morning children  classes.     
  •  In line with our belief that children matter, plan activities and worship  experiences that integrate children into the life of the church.   
  • Organize the scope, sequence and selection of curriculum for all  children’s programming. 
  • Provide care to children’s ministry students and families as needed.
  • Vision ways the gym can be a blessing to the children in the church and the community.  
  • Help with special ministry events such as I Love My Church Sunday,  Fall Festival, Palm Sunday and youth/children events.  
  • Lead Bee Kids ministry during the school year on Wednesdays at  4:00-5:30 p.m. including curriculum, supplies and projects.   
  • Relationship building 
  • Be present at children ministry events with an intentional and  prayerful focus on developing relationships with the youth, children and their families.   
  • Cultivate relationships within the community in a missional way.
  • Administration 
  • Oversee volunteer scheduling for all children’s events 
  • Equip and supervise nursery staff. 
  • Plan, submit and oversee an annual budget. 
  • Ensure administration of processes for new volunteers, such as  background checks, certifications and consent forms. 
  • Record children’s attendance at all events for church database
  • Work with youth director and preschool to maintain organization in  shared areas 
  • Deep and vibrant faith and a lifestyle consistent with Christ’s teaching.
  • Experience in children ministries 
  • CPR Certification and First Aid are required to be kept current and paid for  by the church.   
  • Proficient in computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheets, and social media skills.   


  • Spiritual Maturity: intentional about growing in faith with a thirst for a  deeper relationship with Christ and others. Committed to being in prayer for our church/pastors/staff/congregation and BCUMC families and parents.  
  • Teamwork and Team Building: works well as part of a staff team, guides  volunteers in leading and inspires participation. Delegates, empowers and  holds individuals accountable.  
  • Relational: a deep love for others, with a special heart for children. Able to develop relationships with children and parents.   
  • Organization: excellent organizational skills, multi-tasking ability, schedules  and plans for the benefit of ministry.


Application Info:
Please email your resume to Elaine Pendergrass,  

Position Type:

Contact: Elaine Pendergrass

Address: 3000 Bee Creek Rd Spicewood TX 78669

Phone: 512-264-0440

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