The Wauwatosa Avenue United Methodist Church is seeking energetic and enthusiastic candidates for our Director of Faith Formation position. This person is responsible for the strategic development and oversight of discipleship and faith formation for children, youth, families, and adults.
Duties and responsibilities will include development, implementation, and management of successful Kindergarten to Confirmation age Christian education program that is in accordance with the UMC doctrine. In conjunction with Pastoral staff, develop, implement, and manage successful Confirmation program. The director will coordinate the middle school and high school youth group(s) programs that include fellowship, youth events and service activities to the surrounding area and when available, nationwide.
Develop, implement, and manage successful family programs/events such as Vacation Bible School, yearly Easter egg hunts, family movie nights, church picnics, etc. In coordination with the lead pastor and worship planning committee, help to schedule families to participate in special events in worship to include Palm Sunday, Christmas, advent candle lighting, etc.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred.
Experience in implementing and leading teams towards sustainability, either in a faith-based setting or a related field.
Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, both orally and in writing.
Strong competence and comfort with technology, including effectively utilizing platforms of digital communications, social media, and church-specific software.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Passion for helping children, youth, and their parents know and love Christ.
This is a full-time position.
Submit resume to:
Wauwatosa Avenue United Methodist Church
1529 Wauwatosa Avenue
Wauwatosa, WI 53213
Or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Wauwatosa Ave United Methodist Church
Address: 1529 Wauwatosa Ave Wauwatosa 53213