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Director of Children and Family Ministries

General description:

Sugar Grove United Methodist Church is located in the western suburbs of Chicago in Sugar Grove, IL, directly off I-88. We are a multigenerational, close-knit congregation of 175 members with 20 youth K-12.

We are seeking an energetic person to plan, implement and evaluate programs, ministries, and mission activities that will create a Christian community to support the Children’s Ministry program (Nursery through 12th grade).


  • Attend worship services on Sunday mornings

  • Be available to supervise Sunday School, implement Advent, Christmas and Lenten programs and as well as Vacation Bible School in the summer

  • Work with church volunteers to help train and implement children’s programs

  • Work with parents, Pastor and Children’s Ministry Committee

  • Have values consistent with United Methodist theology, providing spiritual growth to the children of SGUMC

Job qualifications:

  • Experience with Christian education preferred

  • Strong communication, organizational and leadership skills

Compensation: Part time salaried position with flexible hours (including seasonal and some evening hours)

Please send resume with references to: Pastor Tammy Scott

Sugar Grove United Methodist Church
176 S Main St, Sugar Grove, IL 60554
(630) 466-4501

Sugar Grove
Sugar Grove United Methodist Church
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Children's Ministry
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