Job Openings

Director of Children & Family Ministries

Position Description: Emmaus Church is seeking a part-time (25 hrs/wk)  Director of Children & Family Ministries to join our ministry staff. The Director of  Children & Family Ministries, in partnership with the Emmaus Children’s Ministry  Board, is responsible for children’s programming and volunteer recruitment for  children preschool through 5th grade. Programming includes Sunday school (Preschool – grade 5), Wednesday evening meetings (K-5) and summer  Vacation Bible School. See the job description for more details. This position  will be posted until filled. 

About Emmaus Church: Emmaus church is a multi-generational church with a  healthy children’s ministry located in Northfield, MN about 40 miles south of  Minneapolis. Emmaus engages about 300 worshippers on Sunday mornings and  serves about 35 families in our weekly children’s programming (60 registered  kids last school year). Emmaus Church is a part of the Converge Worldwide  network of churches. Learn more about Emmaus Church on our website at You can watch a Sunday worship service on our YouTube  channel by searching Emmaus Church Northfield.  

Compensation & Benefits: 

  • Hourly rate range: $19-$23/hr. based on experience and education 
  • Retirement matching SIMPLE plan up to 3% 
  • Discretionary funds for ministry up to $400 annually 
  • Continuing Education Opportunities 

Applying: To apply email a cover letter and resume to Pastor Abe Johnson at  [email protected]. Please include in your resume the contact  information for two references.