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Associate Director of Children's Ministry

Are you passionate about working with children? Are you ready to join a vibrant and growing children’s ministry program? Do you want to work with a great staff and fantastic volunteer team? Asbury United Methodist Church in Birmingham, Alabama is looking for a full-time Associate Director of Children’s Ministry to continue building a ministry that partners with parents to grow a faith that lasts in our children!

The Associate Director works as part of a dynamic and dedicated team including a director, associate director, and administrative specialist in addition to amazing and dedicated volunteer leaders. The children’s ministry team also works closely with the student and adult ministry teams. This role’s primary tasks involve working directly with children and their parents in intentional and meaningful ways to help form a faith that lasts.

Asbury United Methodist Church is a dynamic congregation that is vibrant and healthy. Our church family is made up of more than 2,500 members and ministers to an average of 105 kids each week. Asbury is church that embraces the denominational spirit of Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors as a place that celebrates a diverse way of thinking about God. Asbury is a very generous congregation and commits to giving at least 10% of its total annual income directly to mission and service.   

This position is ideal for a person who is looking to begin a career in ministry or has a wealth of experience as our church continues to grow. In addition to a competitive salary, Asbury UMC also offers benefits that include full health and dental coverage, retirement contribution, and professional development funding.  

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and while we would prefer previous experience, it isn’t required. To review the full job description, click here

Interested in this role? Email your  resume and letter of interest to David Miller, Executive Director.