Job Title: Director of Next Generation Ministries

At Connell Memorial United Methodist Church, we are working with God to reach all people so that they may experience the transforming love of Christ, become disciples, serve our neighbors and glorify God together. Our church strategy is focused on four ministry areas: reach, connect, transform, and send. We are seeking a full-time Director of Next Generation Ministries.

The Director of Next Generation Ministries will oversee age-level ministry activities for Connell’s children, youth and young adults, as well as their families. The Director will be responsible for weekly Sunday morning and Wednesday night programming, as well as special events throughout the year including but not limited to: Trunk or Treat, Advent events, Easter Egg Hunt, youth Sunday and children’s sabbath.

The Director of Next Generation Ministries will work closely with the Senior Pastor and the Pastor of Transform Ministries, as well as age-level ministry teams. The ideal candidate will be a United Methodist who has a passion for relationship-building and empowering ministry teams.

Qualifications for this position include:
• A college degree
• Working knowledge of church leadership and organizational structures
• A strong ethic of collaboration
• Comfort with volunteer recruitment and formation of ministry teams
• A growth mindset
• Experience in equipping teams for ministry
• Strong communication and administrative skills
• A demonstrated knowledge of and belief in United Methodist traditions and theology

Salary is commiserate with experience.

Interested candidates may send a resume to Connell Memorial’s ONE Team at With your resume, please include a cover letter that introduces yourself, shares your experience in the church, and indicates your passion for ministry team formation.