Princeton United Methodist Church Seeking Director of Children’s Ministries

Princeton United Methodist Church BuildingPrinceton United Methodist Church in Princeton, NJ is seeking a part-time Director of Children Ministries to plan and lead the children’s programs, including the Sunday School program that helps the children of our diverse and welcoming congregation grow together in faith, fellowship, and discipleship.  The successful candidate for this position must be able to articulate her/his spiritual journey in the Christian faith, be able to teach and assist both children and teachers in doing the same, and help our children begin the quest for continued spiritual growth across their lifespan.

Requirements for this position include a minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree in an education or ministry-related field, active involvement in a church for at least ten years, present or previous participation in a United Methodist congregation, and a minimum of three years involvement with or leadership of children’s ministry.  At least one year of seminary is preferred.  Interested candidates will submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@princetonumc.org with Director of Children’s Ministries in the subject line.

Part-time Temp Job: Youth Ministries

Princeton United Methodist Church seeks to hire a part-time, temporary Assistant Director to support youth ministries and programs.   Assists Associate Pastor of Children and Youth Ministries and works collaboratively with staff, parents, volunteers and congregation to insure the spiritual growth and discipleship of youth.   Helps with planning and leading Sunday evening youth program as well as youth participation in worship, mission and overall life of the church.  Leads youth program and provides continuity while Associate Pastor is on leave.  Experience in Christian Youth Ministries required.   Degree in ministry or in process desirable. Approximately 10 hours per week.  Salary $4,000.   If interested, contact Iona Harding ifkharding@gmail.com.