Director of Older Children’s Ministry


First United Methodist Church of Tupelo, Mississippi is seeking an experienced and qualified individual to join the staff as their full-time Director of Older Children’s Ministry.  This individual would be responsible for the leadership and direction of the FUMC Christian Education programs for children, grades 1-6, and their families.
Responsibilities include:

  • Weekly planning and coordination of our children’s ministries including Sunday School for grades 1-6 and Wednesday evening services.
  • Yearly planning and coordinating of special events
  • Enlisting, training, and supervising volunteers for various church activities
  • Preparation and administration of budget for older children.
  • Other duties as required. 
This position requires a Bachelors’ degree or equivalent experience.  Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Rev. Fred Britton, Senior Pastor, PO Box 854, Tupelo, MS 38802 or by email to

Contact: Rev. Fred Britton