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River City Nursery & Children’s Director

January 15, 2020

River City UMC is looking for a part-time Nursery and Children's Director This position will work up to 10 hours/week.

Basic Responsibilities

  • Oversight of all ministries for ages 0-Fifth Grade
  • Development and Recruitment of Children’s Leadership Team & Volunteers & Implementation of learnings from A Time for Children.
  • Development of Ministry Action Plan for ministry to Children at River City
  • Oversight of Sunday morning Children’s Ministry
    • Splash worship experience
      • Planning of Worship experience
    • Sunday School
    • Nursery
  • Work with Children’s Minister at St. Matthews for cross campus children’s ministry opportunities
  • Connection and clear communication with families established and new to River City
  • Involvement with church wide activities such as Easter Egg Hunt, Fall Festival, etc
  • Proper management of Nursery and Children’s ministry resources, budget and materials.
  • Regular check-ins with Campus Pastor for learning, support and communication
  • Support and/or Plan Summer experience for children like Vacation Bible School or Backyard Bible Clubs with ST. Matthews Campus Children’s Minister
  • River City Lead Team Meetings
    • Other meetings such as Council on Ministries at St. Matthews UMC may arise for reporting purposes.  You may also send your team chair to this meeting in your place.
  • Oversee Safe Sanctuary Program at River City
  • Keep strong records of children and families involved in the ministry as well as attendance and involvement.
Basic Hours: 
  • Not to exceed 10 hours per week except for week of Vacation Bible School where it is budgeted for up to 40 hours that week.
  • Sunday Mornings:  8:00-12:30
  • 100% oversight of Nursery and workers.
  • 100% oversight of Splash Children’s Ministry.
Reporting and Accountability
  • Direct Report:  Campus Pastor of River City UMC
  • Staff Parish Rep at River City UMC and Staff Parish Relations Committee at St. Matthews United Methodist Church
  • Evaluations at 90 day and one year anniversary.
Salary:  Start at $15 per hour

To apply for this position send your resume to Rev. Derek Robinette at  derek@rivercitymethodist.com


Contact: Rev. Derek Robinette

Location: River City UMC

Phone: www.rivercitymethodist.co


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