Director of Children's Ministries - Saginaw UMC


Saginaw United Methodist Church is located in Saginaw, just north of Fort Worth. We are a congregation that continues to grow in size with our goal to continue to grow as our city does. The average weekly attendance over three Sunday morning services is 300. We are seeking a director of children’s ministries. Job Summary: Director of Children’s Ministries is responsible for supporting the children’s program at Saginaw UMC. This position will oversee programs ranging in age from pre-k to 6th grade. They will serve as a leader of other volunteers who assist with program implementation. Essential Job Functions: Spiritual Formation for Children: Plan and implement Sunday morning worship for children. Facilitate yearly confirmation class for 6th graders. Collaborate with Director of Preschool and Director of Youth Ministries to provide consistent spiritual formation. Programming Ministries: Enhance current programming creating opportunities for children’s connection with Saginaw UMC. Coordinate special events as needed including but not limited to: advent workshop, Easter egg hunt, VBS, summer programing, trunk or treat, and confirmation class. Volunteer Coordinator: Serve as a leader for the volunteers participating in events. Volunteer numbers will range in size from 10 on Sunday mornings to over 50 for special events. KidsHope Director: Cast a vision for programming within the church. Recruit, screen, and encourage mentors (currently 20 participants). Provide program support between school and church. Attend weekly school visits. Administration: Coordinate resources required to train volunteers who serve in children’s ministries. Communicate with staff regarding upcoming program requirements. Administer budget for children’s ministry. Inform congregation regarding programing and provide updates as needed. Interested candidates should send a resume to Magenta Eggerston, Staff Parish Relations Committee, at

Contact: Magenta Eggerston

Address: 209 S. Bluebonnet St Saginaw 76179

Phone: 8172320390