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Eagle Creek Church

Children's Pastor

Eagle Creek Church
Harrisonville, Missouri, United States

Date Posted: 04/10/2014
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Children's Pastor


Eagle Creek is a non-denominational Bible teaching church that launched in 2005 and has grown to 1100 at two campuses. Our mission is to empower people to become all that God created them to be.  Our church is full of young families who are authentically growing in faith. Eagle Creek has strong unity, momentum and a healthy leadership environment. We have just begun our journey into multisite and plan to launch more campuses in the years to come. 

Harrisonville, Missouri is located on the southeast side of Kansas City with a population of 10,000.  It is the county seat and home of Eagle Creek's first campus which currently averages 240.



  • Lead the children’s ministry by creating, developing, implementing, recruiting and maintaining a healthy, exciting and forward-moving ministry for children at the Harrisonville campus.

DUTIES INCLUDE (but not limited to):

  • Conduct large-scale children’s events every year
  • Recruit and assimilate volunteers onto the children’s ministry team
  • Conduct ongoing training for children’s ministry workers and volunteers
  • Supervise the nursery department and its director
  • Host a weekly AWANA program during the school year
  • Conduct a weekly, high-energy Children’s Church gathering on Sundays (for multiple services)
  • Recruit, train and involve younger leaders through a monthly Leader’s In Training program.
  • Conduct the annual Kids Kraze (our high-energy version of Vacation Bible School)
  • Communicate consistently with parents


  • Ordering curriculum
  • Scheduling volunteers
  • Administrating programs
  • Creative planning
  • Setting-up / running the check-in system on Sundays
  • Providing occasional on-site child care



  • A mature, committed follower of Christ
  • Well-spoken of by former employees / colleagues / ministry companions
  • Even-tempered and able to exhibit a confident, calm disposition during crisis and conflict
  • Passionate about reaching and growing children for Christ
  • A self-starter with a deep-seeded work ethic
  • Composed yet flexible
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to make quick and good decisions
  • A growth-oriented, forward thinker
  • A multi-tasker who gives attention to detail while being concerned about overall ministry quality
  • Understanding the value of cleanliness and the importance of preparedness



  • BA in a child / education / Christian education related field
  • 3 years of children’s pastor experience in a church of at least 200 - 500 members



  • Eagle Creek Harrisonville Campus Pastor



Please e-mail applications to We will not be receiving any phone calls about this job posting. For more information about Eagle Creek Church, please visit