Fairview United Methodist Church
Category: Children's Pastor & Children's Ministry
Posted on: May 05, 2016
Our Nursery Director will provide leadership for the Nursery and Childcare ministries (ages birth through 5 years). They will provide a safe, loving nursery environment for Fairview's youngest members; equipping and teaching our children and their families to pursue an intimate relationship with God. The Nursery Director will also recruit, lead,_noemailanize and support volunteers who are called to use their gifts in ministry with young children; coordinate and nurture Christian education programs at Fairview; and support, encourage and partner with family members to be spiritual leaders in the home.
Applicants for this position must have the following attributes and qualifications:
A love of children and a_noemailmitment to introduce the love of Jesus to them.
A collaborative style of leadership and excellent_noemailmunication skills.
Ability to team up with colleagues running multiple departments sharing family members/age groups.
Extensive knowledge of early childhood development with a clear understanding of care required for children ages birth through Kindergarten.
Completed a 4 year degree program plus one year work experience with children; OR an Associates' Degree in early childhood education and 2 years work experience with children; OR 4 years work experience with children with at least one year in a supervisory role.
Basic_noemailputer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher; and the ability to learn church software programs and integrate them into job responsibilities.
A_noemailmitment to spend time focusing on their own spiritual growth.