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East End United Methodist Church

Nursery Supervisor

East End United Methodist Church


Job Summary

The EEUMC Nursery Team is a key component of the overall community of East End UMC and plays an important role in the lives of our families. As a part of The EEUMC Nursery Team, your role is to provide safe, secure, nurturing, clean, and loving care to our children.

Mission: Each child will feel welcomed, loved, and nurtured and every caregiver will feel confident and secure in the care of their child in an environment that displays the love of God.

Nursery Supervisor Job Description: The EEUMC Nursery will actively support the development and management of the nursery and nursery programming, nursery staff development, and scheduling staff coverage for childcare during Sunday services. The nursery team works with children ranging in age from 6 weeks up to 4 years old on Sunday mornings.

Job Responsibilities


  • Foster and grow relationships with caregivers, children, and nursery team members. 
  • Provide a safe, clean, welcoming, and loving environment for all of our families and visitors. 
  • Implement a faith formation curriculum for toddlers.
    • Oversee the setup and breakdown of the rooms before and after each worship service.
    • Oversee the care of all equipment and toys, including sanitizing toys, and coordinating the purchase of supplies when needed.
  • Abide by EEUMC policies and covenants and report to the Pastor with Children and their Families

Supervise Nursery Staff 

  • Maintain scheduling for all nursery workers (staff and volunteers).
  • Ensure that church policies, safety measures, and weekly faith formation curriculum are followed by the nursery team.
  • Maintain accurate registration and attendance information on nursery-aged children.
  • Oversee children’s ministry check-in and check-out procedures and ensure safety policies are followed.
  • Perform weekly check-in meetings with the nursery team before the worship service.
  • Keep accurate time and payroll records for nursery team members.



  • Experience, knowledge, and understanding of working with infants, children, and families. 
  • Clean background check.
    • Adhere to Safe Sanctuary policies and keep up-to-date on child CPR and child First Aid certifications.
  • A love for fostering the growth and development of children and team members.
  • The ability to work all Sunday morning services unless otherwise approved by the Pastor with Children and their Families
  • Staff management experience preferred.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be in a flexible and fluid environment. The position is highly active and requires talking, hearing, standing, walking, sitting, crawling, bending, and stooping. Employees must lift children, move supplies, or lift other items up to 40 pounds.

Set Sunday Morning Schedule

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (subject to change based on worship schedule/needs)

Additional Information


Be a part of a staff and faith community that values the whole person, spirituality, inclusion, and compassion.

How to Apply

Apply: Letter of Interest, Resume, 3 reference names & numbers to joanna@eastendumc.org


  • Date Posted: August 23, 2023
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Administrative
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Start Date: 10/01/2023
  • Salary Range: $18 hr
  • Working Hours: 5 hrs/wk; Sunday