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Grace Fellowship Church

Associate Director of Elementary Ministries

Grace Fellowship Church
Timonium, Maryland, United States

Date Posted: 08/16/2008
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Associate Director of Elementary Ministries

The Associate Director of Elementary Ministries is responsible for children in Kindergarten-5th grades. Part of the responsibilities would include, but not be limited to:

- Produce monthly to quarterly schedules for all volunteers
- Provide the means for the teachers to access the necessary curriculum at least a week prior to their time of service
- Develop a worship team that will lead large group worship every Sunday (K-3rd grade)
- Recruit, train and equip small group leaders for Sunday mornings
- Rcruit, train, develop and equip small group leaders for 4th & 5th grade ministry
- Oversee large group/small group and worship for Sunday mornings
- Provide quarterly training for all new and current volunteers in your area
- Oversee recruitment and training of new volunteers
- Devote time to team building within the Elementary
- Monthly teacher communication (i.e. meetings, newsletters, etc.)
- Plan a quarterly event for each of the following groups: K-3rd grade/4th & 5th grades (2 events per quarter)
- Propose and implement yearly ministry budget for the Elementary
- Collaborate with middle school director to ensure a smooth transition from 5th grade to the middle school program
- Attend one worship service weekly, either on Saturday evening or Sunday a.m.
- Coordinate Saturday service volunteers
- Be available Sunday mornings for all services to troubleshoot any issues and to meet and greet new families
- Attend weekly staff meetings and participate in Creative Meetings
- Participate in staff retreats

The Associate Elementary Director should possess the skills to communicate clearly and effectively, be a high energy, creative, fun-loving person who excels at being a team player with an amazing work ethic. This person should exude a deep desire to fulfill their calling in reaching the next generation for Christ.

The Elementary ministry is going to be highly visual and incorporate multi-media, so skills in video editing, Media Shout and PowerPoint (to name a few) would be helpful.

This is an incredible opportunity to be a part of a ministry that is going to take things to the next level and beyond. If you crave excellence, think strategically and have an innovative spirit, this position could be for you.

This is a 30 hr/week position (considered full time.) Benefits available include health insurance, life insurance, and employer match retirement accounts.

To be considered for this position, you need to have a personal and growing relationship with Jesus Christ and agree with our statement of faith and core values. Send resume with a cover letter to Grace Fellowship Church Attn: Bill Hegedus 9505 Deereco Rd. Timonium, MD 21093 or