Job Descriptions

Second Presbyterian Church

Job Description

Director of Children’s Ministry


Centered in Jesus Christ, Transforming Lives


In all we do our purpose is to build people up to be Disciples of Christ who will in their daily lives:

  • Study and apply God's word, discover and use their God given gifts;
  • Care for the lost, least and last, feed the hungry and provide shelter;
  • Demonstrate the compassion of Christ to one another through forgiveness, grace and friendship;
  • Create a safe and inviting community for all where they can experience the presence of Christ; and
  • Pray for God's justice and peace in our world and work to build bridges of reconciliation among all people.

JOB TITLE:                   Director of Children’s Ministry

(Birth to 11 yrs old, K5-5th grade)

STATUS:                      Part Time (15-20 Hours)

COMPENSATION:       Salary

REPORTS TO:              Pastor (Head of Staff) and the Christian Education Division Chair


It shall be the responsibility of the Director of Children’s Ministry to plan and develop the Children’s ministry in Coordination with the Session, Christian Education Division and the Pastor.


  1. Plan and coordinate the children’s Wednesday Night educational programs and summer activities
  2. Help coordinate the Children’s Sunday School
  3. Plan and coordinate annual Vacation Bible School
  4. Serve as consultant to the Christian Education Division and Session
  5. To assess and order curriculum for Wednesday Night Children’s Ministry
  6. To coordinate the nursery volunteer and paid worker schedule


  1. Pass background check
  2. Demonstrate the ability to model and witness to their faith in Jesus Christ.
  3. Have relevant work experience with young children
  4. Have basic administrative, computer, communication, and organizational skill
  5. Have the ability to interact well with people of all ages


  1. Hire date - As soon as possible
  2. Interested candidates should apply by sending a resume, relevant work experience, references to:, or Second Presbyterian Church, 438 North Church St., Spartanburg, SC 29303
    • Name of contact person – Grayson Goodman /