Director of Program and Staff Development - Manchester UMC (St. Louis area)


Manchester United Methodist Church, a 3000+ congregation located in suburban St. Louis, is currently seeking a Director of Program and Staff Development. This person will oversee growth in faith formation for all ages, as well as oversee alignment of program staff to foster that growth. The Director must have a passion to provide programs of excellence that give participants the tools to discover and claim for themselves what it means to be followers of Jesus Christ. He/she will have an opportunity to develop and lead faith formation programs for adults. At the same time, the Director will have an opportunity to shape faith formation for children through young adult age by supervising a highly skilled and dedicated program staff. A key component of this will be a connection to missions.

The Director must have theological training (seminary degree preferred), a minimum of 2 years supervising staff, and a passion for inviting people to grow in their Christian discipleship.
For further information, visit our website at To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to

Contact: Sherri Estes

Address: 129 Woods Mill Rd. Manchester MO 63011

Phone: 636-394-7506