Full Time Children’s Director

Posted 6 months ago

Full Time Children’s Director Job Description Ministry Description: The children’s director is to provide leadership, development, and direction to children, volunteers, and parents to live genuinely for Christ and to connect to a better story for their lives. These efforts will involve serving as a key resource person and role model in leading, developing, and coordinating all activities involving children from birth through 5th grade. Supervisor/Accountability: Senior Minister

Competencies and Expectations:

• Embrace the mission, vision, and values of Avalon Church of Christ

• Be reliable, take initiative, and be self-motivated

• Good at multi-tasking and prioritizing projects

• Embrace and adapt to growth, change, innovation and creativity

• Use appropriate judgment in the areas of discretion, sensitivity and confidentiality

• Have a cooperative relationship with supervisors, coworkers, volunteers and parents.

• Maintain personal spiritual development through regular Bible reading, prayer and Christian fellowship.

Areas of Responsibility:

• Utilize Planning Center administrative software to handle administrative and organizational processes related to children’s ministry.

• Participation in staff meetings and other required staff events

• Participation in Elders’ meetings, as required

• Create, submit, and effectively manage children’s ministry annual budget

• Establish guidelines/policies for children’s ministry

• Provide vision, strategy, and development of all birth- 5th grade ministry environments

• Responsible for the oversight and leadership of Children’s ministries that include: nurseries, Children’s Church, Children’s Special Events, Vacation Bible School, etc.

• Review, purchase, and oversee the implementation of all curriculums for Sunday School, Children’s Church, and Children’s Special Events.

• Recruit, train, oversee, pray for and involve new children’s ministry volunteers.

• Provide regular appreciation to volunteers

• Develop and maintain safe, clean learning environments and storage facilities

• Responsible for check-in procedures and tracking weekly attendance

• Strive to build solid relationships with children by spending time with them in their homes, and/or attending various activities athletic events, concerts, etc.

• Communicate consistently with parents, providing tools needed for spiritual leadership.

• Coordinate with Student Minister to discuss ministry strategies and/or activities to promote a fluid transition from children to student programming

• Maintain relationships with Avalon’s community partners who work with children (i.e. College Park Elementary, American Heritage Girls).

Please submit all resumes to elders@avalonchurch.com or 844 Woodstock Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464

For more information, contact:
(757) 420-5208

Job Features

Job CategoryChildren's Ministry

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