Job Opening

Family Ministries Coordinator –  First United Methodist Church of Akron, NY seeks a Family Ministries Coordinator to create and manage programs aimed at attracting and retaining new and current member families. The position requires an energetic leader who can enlist and manage volunteers assisting with program implementation and growth, develop a yearlong calendar of activities for Sunday school and other weekday gatherings, and develop networking with the greater community to create opportunities for the congregation and others for activities such as mission. Candidates should show evidence of ability in the areas of Christian service, teaching, leadership, and administration and should have a willingness to provide a model of personal faith in Jesus Christ. Candidates should also show evidence of a passion for family ministry, the ability to listen to and communicate with people of all ages, the ability to work well with others and appropriately delegate responsibility, and the ability to successfully complete projects and tasks. A bachelor degree in Christian education, theology, or a related field is helpful but not required. The position will require 20 hours per week.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application to the following address: Akron First United Methodist Church, 7 Church Street, Akron, NY 14001.