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Children's Minister

Posted On: 02/04/2015

Ministry Opening: Children’s Ministry

Castle Hills Christian Church, located in the culturally diverse city of San Antonio, Texas, is prayerfully searching for a Children’s Minister. This new member of our team will have a passion not only for leading children’s ministry but also for helping parents to disciple their children in our growing and diverse city. Our Children’s Ministry centers around our newborns through fifth grade children, and the successful candidate will oversee and implement all of the programs for this age group. We prefer a recent Bible college graduate, and being bilingual is a plus. A job description and questionnaire are available below. We will begin accepting resumes immediately, with the goal of filling this position by June 1, 2015.

Qualified leaders, please email the following documents to the search committee at resumes@chccsa.com:

1) Cover letter sharing why this position is of interest to you
2) List of references
3) Resume
4) Completed candidate questionnaire

Resources:

Children’s Minister Job Description

Children’s Minister Questionnaire

Castle Hills Christian Church Statement of Faith

Forbes Profile of San Antonio

For more information, contact:
http://chccsa.com/blog2/ministry-opening/

Address:
San Antonio, TX

Children's Director

Posted On: 05/13/2015

New Venture Christian Church, located on the Southside of Richmond, VA, is seeking a Children’s Director. We are a relatively young church seeking to be transforming internally while passionately pursuing transformation around us by engaging our community. The role of Children’s Director is crucial to that vison. The Children’s Director’s job is to oversee all aspects of our newborn through 5th grade ministry. We prefer a Christian University graduate. A job description available below. We are accepting resumes immediately, with the goal of filling this position soon.

Qualified leaders, please email the following documents to Chris Garrett at chrisgarrett@relaxedchurch.com . Please include the following,

1.       List of references

2.       Resume

 

Vision + Mission

 

 

 

As a key leader at New Venture Christian Church your primary responsibility is to be an authentic presence of Christ to families with children between the ages of newborn and 5th grade, preparing them to be disciples of Jesus.

Accountability

Lead Pastor and the Elders of NVCC. 

 

 




Relationships and Responsibilities At–A-Glance

Key Relationships

Teachers       

Responsible for recruiting, training, and caring for all the teachers in the children’s ministry. Training should involve consistent development of the skills needed to lead in the classroom.     

Set Up Team

Being a portable church is demanding. Every week you must be at the School no later than 8:00am ready to lead set up and remain until all tear down is complete.     

Lead Minister

Meet with the Lead Minister once a week to update him on how things are going in the children’s ministry as well as discuss the curriculum being used.  

Parents

We see this as family ministry. The Children’s Director is responsible for developing and maintaining healthy relationships with the parents of the children they serve. 

Key Responsibilities

Curriculum Prep    

   Assure that all teachers and volunteers have curriculum and           supplies needed for their week at least seven days prior to when they teach. Additionally the long term goal is to develop an established reoccurring curriculum. 

Sunday Set Up

  Oversee teachers, assistants, children’s check-in, security,

  tech/lighting in the children’s department each week

Staffing

Staff three classrooms each week making it the best hour of the week for every child.

Supplies

Organize and restock resource carts weekly

General

Assess equipment and secure needed resources each week.  

 

Excellence

Excellence honors God and inspires people 

 


For more information, contact:
Chris Garrett
chrisgarrett@relaxedchurch.com

Address:
Richmond, VA

Children's Director

Posted On: 06/16/2015

CHILDREN’S DIRECTOR MINISTRY DESCRIPTION: Children’s Director of KidPointe Ministries

DEPARTMENT: Children’s Ministries

LOCATION: LifePointe Christian Church (Toano, VA)

JOB TITLE: Children’s Director REPORTS TO: Lead Minister

CLASSIFICATION: Part-Time Ministry Position

HOURS: 20 Hrs/Week

OFFICE HOURS: 8 Hrs in office including staff meetings on Monday Mornings

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES: PURPOSE: The Children’s Ministry Director is responsible for the development and implementation of the vision, strategy and tactical elements for all programs, activities, and educational aspects related to the KidPointe Ministry of LifePointe Christian Church. Specifically, the Children’s Ministry Director is responsible for leading and directing the various components of the KidPointe Ministry encompassing Nursery (infant), Preschool, and Elementary grade children, parents, and volunteers.

COMPETENCIES & EXPECTATIONS: 1. Passion for ministry to children and their parents. 2. Growing relationship with Jesus Christ as evidenced by action, attitude, and behavior. 3. Ability to fully embrace the vision, values, and statements of faith of LifePointe Christian Church. 4. A proven expertise in administration. 5. Reliable, trustworthy self starter, and excellence in following through on details. 6. Possess the ability to use appropriate judgment, discretion, sensitivity, and confidentiality. 7. Proven leadership skills utilizing a cooperative, collaborative team leadership style. 8. Posesses strong interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain healthy and motivating relationships with children, parents, volunteers, ministry staff, and LifePointe Leadership. 9. Possess the ability to understand and keep current on issues regarding Children’s Ministry safety and security in the implementation of associated activities and safeguards. 10. Possess the ability to embrace innovation and creativity while adapting to growth and change. 11. Attend staff meetings on Monday mornings and maintain office hours (8 hours of the week).

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: To provide leadership to the KidPointe Ministry: 1. Helps to develop and implement the vision for Children’s Ministries in collaboration with KidPointe volunteers and with oversight from LifePointe Leadership and Ministry Staff. 2. Provides strategic leadership and planning initiatives for the Children’s Ministry. 3. Sets direction of CM and trains volunteers to accomplish set direction. 4. Offers pastoral care and encouragement to CM volunteers. 5. Develops processes necessary for effective CM operations (e.g. effective check-in) 6. Responsible for the CM budget and financial oversight of the CM. 7. Oversee the selection and implementation of curriculum. 8. Develop communication plans to keep staff, volunteers, and parents informed. 9. Responsible for all staffing of CM (including training of volunteers). 10. Manage communications between ministries that interact with CM. 11. Develop and implement all safety and security processes for CM in cooperations with the church’s safety and security team. 12. Oversee and implement all programming of CM (primarily for KidPointe Nursery - 5th grade) 13. Coordinate, plan, and attend family events and camps for CM parents and families. EXPERIENCE: 1. Minimum of 3 years of service in a children's ministry.

RELATIONSHIPS: 1. Reports to Lead Minister 2. Supervises and directs all Children’s Ministries and associated volunteers 3. Works closely with all areas of ministries within LifePointe Christian Church.

PLEASE DIRECT ALL QUESTIONS and RESUMES TO: LPCC Children’s Director Search Team Attn: Scott Kline scott@lifepointechristian.net Po Box 400 Toano, VA 23168 LifePointe’s Office - 757-741-1022

For more information, contact:
Scott Kline
scott@lifepointechristian.net

Address:
Toano, VA

Part-Time Children's Pastor/Director

Posted On: 06/30/2015
We are looking to hire a passionate individual to join our team and serve as our part-time Children's Pastor/Director. We are a Christian Church/Church of Christ congregation with an average Sunday AM attendance of 200. This will start as a part-time position, 20 hours/week. With the right person and God's guidance we believe this can become a full-time position within a few years. Children's Ministry training/experience are a plus. Please submit a resume with references to Kraig Bishop, Teen Pastor: kraig@newlife-christian.org

For more information, contact:
Kraig Bishop
kraig@newlife-christan.org
newlife-christian.org

Address:
2930 Middle Road
Winchester, VA 22602