Director of Children & Youth Ministries – St. Simons UMC


St. Simons United Methodist, located on St. Simons Island in Georgia, is an 1100-member church with an average worship attendance of 435. Its mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of St. Simons Island and the world. We are seeking a full-time Director of Children and Youth Ministries to become a part of our incredible ministry team. Requirements: Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. To provide vision, leadership, and coordination of our youth and children’s ministries. To present the Gospel of Christ in relevant and meaningful ways to our youth, children and congregation. To build relationships with the parents of youth, children, and congregation. To initiate and delegate the work necessary to achieve goals. To recruit and help volunteers identify and use their gifts. To be a team player who is comfortable in a staff setting where responsibilities are delegated and shared to carry out the mission of the church. This is a salaried position with benefits. A college degree from a four-year school is required. A degree in Education or Christian Education is preferred but not required. Previous experience in working with children and youth is required. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Anne Frazier, Church Administrator, at A copy of the job description is posted on the website at; click on the forms tab.