FUMC of Arlington

Job Opportunities

Full-time Director of Ministries to Children and Families: (Full-time)

First United Methodist Church of Arlington seeks individual with deep and growing faith to develop discipleship in children and families on their faith journeys. Our successful candidate will develop and implement programs to enhance the spiritual formation of our children (and their families!) from Kindergarten through fifth grade, as well as our sixth grade confirmation class. This is an exceptional growth opportunity for a spiritual leader with the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 2-3 years paid/volunteer experience in children’s ministry
  • Preferably a United Methodist *Experience in developing programs, gathering volunteers and managing group activities 
  • A desire to be a vital and effective agent of change and renewal 
  • A desire to encourage children and parents to grow in faith as disciples of Jesus Christ

Our church is located in downtown Arlington, one mile from AT&T Stadium (Cowboys), Texas Live! and the Globe Life Park (Rangers). Our downtown is in the midst of a revitalization and so is our church. Come join us!

Please submit resume and cover letter to klancaster@arlingtonmethodist.org


Media Productions Specialist: (Part-time)

Here’s the perfect place to collaborate, create meaningful video projects and help tell compelling stories. First United Methodist Church of Arlington, TX, located downtown, is seeking an experienced videographer to provide direction and leadership for all technical and live production aspects of Sunday worship services and special events with the ability to create original video content for worship and to promote various ministry areas. The ideal candidate will have the ability to build and lead a volunteer team, establish and maintain serving schedules, recruit and train new volunteers, and evaluate performance of volunteer team members.

Qualifications include a BA in communications or broadcasting (or equivalent experience), strong skills in video production both creative and technical, video and media editing, motion graphics creation, sound technology and photography with proficiencies in Adobe Creative Cloud (Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop) and Final Cut Pro.

Application and job description will be sent to accepted candidates.

Please send resumes and portfolios to: slangford@arlingtonmethodist.org