Director of Youth and NEXTGEN Ministries
First Presbyterian Church of Florence, SC

First Presbyterian Church is seeking a full-time Director of Youth and NEXTGEN Ministries. This position will have two primary focuses: (1) Lead in developing a strategic integrated ministry plan that encompasses “Cradle to College” (i.e. “Next Generation”). This will be done in consultation with the Senior Pastor, Youth Ministry Team, Director of Children’s Ministry, and Discipleship Unit.  (2) Minister to the Youth of the church (i.e., grades 7-12) and their families. Knowing that Christian learning happens best within community, where supportive, caring relationships nurture faith development and growth, the DYNM will coordinate with multiple leaders, covenant partners and ministry teams that work together to serve the FPC community.

We are seeking someone who:

  • Loves the Lord Jesus Christ; demonstrates a personal, growing relationship with Him and can articulate that faith to others.
  • is personable and approachable.  Someone who is a learner; is well-organized; who has a passion for discipling and reaching out to youth and resourcing young families.
  • is able to affirm ECO’s Essential Tenets.
  • Preferably has experience with Children’s or Youth Ministry.
  • Demonstrates self-direction and initiative.

For more information and the job description, interested candidates should email .

Part-time Cook 

First Presbyterian Child Development Center, Florence has an immediate opening for a part-time cook for the center. The candidate must be at least 21 years of age and have a high school diploma. Must have cooking experience to prepare meals and snacks for young children ages 1-5, according to SC Childcare Licensing Agency. Must have knowledge and experience planning lunch and snack menus and experience ordering and shopping for necessary food items and supplies. Must pass all background checks. Six months experience in a licensed child development center is a preferred.

Please send résumé with cover letter to  or fax 843-662-1726 or mail to First Presbyterian Church Child Development Center c/o Beth Hepler 700 Park Avenue Florence, SC 29501. Please no phone calls or walk-ins.

Childcare Provider Positions Available

First Presbyterian Church, Florence, SC is accepting applications for childcare providers to work with children (6 weeks – 4K) in our Child Development Center. The ideal candidate must be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma or GED. An Associate degree in Early Child Development, Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or completion of Early Childhood Development (ECD 101) is preferred. All applicants must have a minimum of 6 months experience in a licensed, approved or registered childcare/preschool facility. The successful candidate must be a Christian and possess a deep love for children. Must be punctual and have a good work ethic. This person must be a flexible, self-motivated team player with the ability to work in a classroom full of energetic preschoolers. Must be willing to teach from curriculum, be hands on, fun and creative. Please send résumé with cover letter to  or fax 843-662-1726 or mail to First Presbyterian Church Child Development Center c/o Beth Hepler 700 Park Avenue Florence, SC 29501. Please no phone calls or walk-ins.