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Job Title: Children’s Pastor
Time Type: Part-time, possible Full-time (Thursday Night Bible Study/Sunday Worship service)
Church Size: 5,000+

Position Description

The Children’s Pastor role is to oversee, supervise and develop the educational and experiential environment for nursery – 5th grade. The Children’s Pastor will work alongside the Children’s Director to carry out the vision of Koinonia Christian Church.

Responsibilities include:

* Developing goals and objectives for Children’s in line with the strategic plan.

* Identifying and testing curriculum resources, whether commercially produced or developed.

* Recruit, train and work with volunteers to strengthen their ministry abilities.

* Assessing ministry needs and developing goals and activities to meet those needs.

* Serving as a motivating, inspiring and engaging teacher to our children on a regular/weekly basis as part of a larger plan for their spiritual development.

* Developing an environment that is safe, clean, supportive, and cultivates spiritual growth.

* Addressing specific personal and spiritual needs of children as they arise through one-on-one or small group meetings, school visits, or other connections appropriate to the circumstances.

* Identifying lay staff and lay volunteer resources and needs.

* Developing lay leaders who can love, nurture and lead our children effectively.

* Development and implementation of an annual calendar of activities and programs that are inclusive and promote relationship, development, and discipleship.

* Development and management of the annual budget for the Children’s Ministry.

* Establish and maintain good communication with parents: including check-in/out system, snack notification, process for parent emergencies.

* Routinely inspect equipment, toys and supplies. Restock supplies when needed.

* Develop, post and enforce policies to ensure that staff is familiar with nursery policies and facilities.

* Provide needed information for: volunteer background checks.

* Schedule nursery caregivers for worship services and special church wide events in which nursery care is needed.

1. Experience in a mid – large size ministry (200+ kids per service)
2. Must have 3-5 years experience in children’s ministry
3. Outgoing personality and ability to work well with children.
4. Excellent organizational skills
5. CPR and First Aid certification required (or willing to get within 30 days)
6. Senses a clear call to children’s ministry
7. Is an active member of Koinonia Christian Church and a committed person of faith who exemplifies the love of God

This position requires the candidate to be experienced in a children’s ministry setting, ability to lead 50+ volunteers, and minister to 200+ per service, each week.

This position requires the Children’s Pastor to be available at Sunday Worship Services and Thursday evening Bible Study.

Part-time Salary $15,000+ annually

Full-time Salary $35,000+ annually (depending on experience)

More Information

  • Education Level Bachelors
  • Years of Experience 2-5
  • Ministry Size 3001-5000
  • Church Affiliation Non-Denominational
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The purpose for which this Church is formed is to corporately and publicly worship, praise, glorify, and give thanks to God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit, also known as the Trinity.  To minister the Word of God to believers; to promote fellowship through the body of Christ; and to promote evangelism at home and abroad.  In short, our purpose through the Holy Spirit is to save the lost, edify the saints and elevate society.

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