Job Opening: Full-Time Director of Family Ministries

Bethel United Methodist Church

4600 Daniel Drive, Columbia, SC 29206



Position: Director of Family Ministries


Position Purpose: 

The Director of Family Ministries will help shape and lead a flourishing, comprehensive program for children, youth and families at Bethel, and help guide church members in their spiritual and moral development at each stage of life.

Position Requirements:

  • Strong organizational skills and can work independently.
  • Excellent people skills; can recruit and support volunteers and outreach to families.
  • Ability to use Word, Excel, Power Point, social media, and graphic design programs.
  • Ability to work on feet for up to 3 hours at a time, set up tables and chairs, lift up to 45 lbs, and participate in indoor and outdoor activities. The church will consider any applicant who may have a challenge performing these jobs.
  • Wisdom to select appropriate, Christian curriculum.
  • Creativity and innovation.
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Experience working with children and youth.
  • Basic knowledge of theology and the Bible.
  • BA or equivalent degree.


Position Compensation:

  • Full-time, Sundays through Thursdays with evenings and weekends as needed
  • Salary determined by education and experience in negotiation with the Staff Parish Relations Committee


To Apply:

Please send cover letter and resume to Rev. Julie Songer Belman,

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