Looking for a Children & Youth Coordinator


Part-time, 10 hrs. per week 

San Jose First United Methodist church is looking for a children & youth coordinator, who is passionate about Christ, willing to work with children and youth of various ethnic and economic backgrounds, and teach them to serve God in the community.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but not limited to):

  • Planning and leading children and youth classes and activities
  • Recruiting and training volunteers
  • Managing safety and security policies
  • Coordinating  field trips and camps in such a way as to enhance the bonding and the spiritual growth of the young people
  • Attending and participating in worship on Sundays at least twice a month in both the morning and afternoon services


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • A minimum of five years’ involvement in Christian education 
  • Understanding of written and spoken English
  • Valid USA driver’s license
  • Must pass criminal and DMV background checks
  • Must be able to use a computer keyboard and phone keypad.  Familiarity with e-mail, word processing, spreadsheets and social media; ability and willingness to learn new computer skills;
  • Proof of legal ability to work and reside in the U.S.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to provide 3 professional references
Please submit a resume and your professional references contact information by email to positions@sanjosefirst.org.