Director of Children's Ministries


First United Methodist Church of Florence, Alabama is looking for a part-time Director of Children's Ministries. Overview: The Director of Children’s Ministry is responsible for developing and implementing a Children’s Ministry for children from birth through 6th grade that introduces them to the love of Jesus Christ; age-appropriately disciples them in spiritual nurture and development; and models how to live for Jesus Christ daily. Of equal importance is to assist and empower parents in raising their children with a spiritual awareness and emphasis. Awareness of the distinctive tenets of Wesleyan/United Methodist theology is important to the success of this ministry. In accomplishing this mission, the Director of Children’s Ministry will work together with other staff and church leadership and will fully support all the ministries of Florence First UMC (FUMC). Purpose: Children are growing up in a complex and confusing environment. Our church has an opportunity to provide some stability, structure, and support to children and their parents in these challenging times. The position of Director of Children’s Ministry exists for a qualified and committed staff member to provide structure, organization, planning, and spiritual growth for the children of the church as well as their parents. The position also exists to help promote new growth and outreach to children in the surrounding community and their families. Job Classification: Part-Time (20 hours); serving on Program Staff, Full Staff, and Children’s Council; ex officio to Administrative Board and Day School Committee; reporting to Senior Pastor. Resumes should be sent to Rev. Dale R. Cohen at

Contact: Dale R. Cohen

Address: 415 N Seminary St Florence AL 35630

Phone: 256-764-5072


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