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Central Baptist Church

Director of Children's Ministries

Central Baptist Church
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States

Date Posted: 06/20/2008
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Central Baptist Church, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, a vibrant evangelical church with approximately 1,000 worshiping on Sunday morning in a city of 145,000 people, seeks a Director of Children's Ministry, a ministry focused on children ages birth through 5th grade.
This is an established ministry position with tremendous opportunities for ministry to children, volunteers and families in a comprehensive new and remodeled facility. The facility includes sixteen classrooms, large gathering area with new Audio/Video equipment, gymnasium/multi-purpose room, State of the art computerized check in security system and welcome center, suite of offices. Children Ministries at Central currently serve a weekly average of 350 - 400 children with over 150 volunteers monthly in a multi-intelligence environment.
The successful candidate will have primary responsibility for develo nd executing all aspects of Children's Ministries at Central working in a Vision/Mission/Values driven organization

Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary or Early Childhood Education. Equivalent experience may be accepted. A passion for integrated multi-intelligence ministry and a desire to work in a multi-staff large church are sought. The successful candidate must be called to evangelism, discipleship and Christian education of children. The successful candidate will additionally have documented experience in collaborative ministry defined by recruiting, training, evaluating and retaining volunteers, staff and colleagues.
Please go to for a complete job description and application.
Application Deadline: JULY 21, 2008 or until position is filled.
A complete application packet consists of the 4 following items
1. Complete a one page application
2. A cover letter including the following items:
- How did you come to a personal relationship with Christ
- Describe your call to ministry
- Your philosophy of ministry
- Relevant experience that would uniquely qualify you for this position
- Relevant ministry / work experience
- Why you are interested in this position
3. A copy of your resume
4. References who know you personally and in a ministry context (pastor, peer, professor, etc) who we may contact. Please include Name, Title, Address, Phone Numbers and Email.
We prefer to receive application materials electronically. Only completed application packets will be reviewed.
Please email completed application packet to:
Printed information may be sent to Central Baptist Church at the address below.
Central Baptist Church
3100 West Ralph Rogers Rd.
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
ATTN: Kimberly Karras - Employment

Telephone: (605) 336-3378