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St. Mark's Church

Children's Director

St. Mark's Church
Burlington, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 02/24/2009
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Family Ministry Values at St. Mark's Church:
- Interdependent Leadership - Staff members and leaders synchronize
their efforts to work together more effectively.
- Family First – The Family is reactivated and parents are recognized
as the central influence in their children’s lives and equipped to more
fully help their children grow.
- Relational - Church volunteers become long-term mentors for
children and teenagers, providing a trusted voice and an
encouraging word.
- Less For More - Environments for each stage of life are designed so
they present a focused, engaging message.

The Children's Director is responsible for serving on an interdependant Family Ministry team (936) and overseeing the entirety of children's ministry (birth through 5th grade). This includes providing leadership and vision for overall program development, coordination and implementation. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

•Creatively wire Construction Company (Grades K-5) to reach every family unit within our circle of influence with multiple opportunities to connect them to God and each other.
•Maintain integrity in the building of leadership to oversee Construction Company
•Responsible for the CC budget
•Partner with the 936 team to provide environments that build strong families & children
•Oversight of all CC weekend presentations – small group and large group
•Stage presence at CC and monthly Family Events
•Maintain healthy policies and procedures for CC.
•Provide leadership in the Day to Day operations of the CC ministry
•Provide leadership development for the CC team to include the recruitment and growth of volunteers and staff. Identify, equip and release these volunteers and staff for the work of the ministry.
•Provide Christ-centered, spiritual leadership in your testimony and lifestyle that is modeled for family units

•Proven experience in leading teams
•Ability to serve on an interdependent team that develops relational ministry and has a passion to build strong family units.
•A vibrant personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
•A clear and distinct calling to children’s ministry.
•Successful leadership experience in children’s ministry including vision setting, creativity, and inspiring volunteers.
•Able to administer and organize budgets, events, and ministry communications.
•Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Please email resume to Please do not make phone contact through the church office at this time. Direct all questions through email.