Job Openings at First Church

Director of Children’s Ministry

At First Church, we are on the search for a Director of Children’s Ministry. This individual would oversee our discipleship programs, designed to help children and families be a community of Christians who grow in their relationship with God. You can learn more by reading the job description found HERE.

If you are a self-motivated, highly relational, well-organized, welcoming leader who loves and embraces families of all shapes, sizes, and styles, please send your resume along with a cover letter to

Total Child Preschool and Childcare Center Director

The mission of the Total Child Preschool and Childcare Center, as a ministry of First United Methodist Church (FUMC) of Evanston, is to serve the greater community and support families by providing affordable, quality childcare in an environment that values and embraces economic, racial, cultural, and religious diversity. The goal of the program is to work with parents to affirm and encourage children and to nurture children’s social, emotional, intellectual, physical, and spiritual development through a child-centered, play-based pedagogy.

The director is responsible for developing and implementing programs in support of the school’s mission, coordinating staff development, assuring financial responsibility and legal compliance, overseeing daily operations and facilities, and leading the board of directors in promoting the school and engaging with the wider community.

Click HERE to view the Total Child Preschool and Childcare Center Director job description.