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Director of Children's Ministry star

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Harvest Community Church

Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States

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Children's Pastor
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Harvest Community Church Position Description


Title:  Director of Children’s Ministry


Created:  April 29, 2014                


Reports to:  Associate Pastor


Job Summary


The Children’s Ministry Director will utilize a passion for children and a desire to make disciples to lead our children’s ministry.  This position will provide oversight to the children’s ministry team as they create, develop, implement, and maintain an ongoing ministry for children from birth through 6th grade.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


·         Responsible for the oversight and leadership of the children’s ministry, including Sunday morning programing, mid-week programs, special events, community outreach, and on-site midweek child care.

·         Recruit, screen, train, and disciple children’s ministry volunteers.

·         Create and effectively manage the ministry’s budget.

·         Train and supervise children’s ministry leaders to set up for programs, manage the volunteer schedule, and lead well.

·         Communicate consistently with parents through various channels as well as provide the tools they need for spiritual leadership in their homes.

·         Be an active member and participant on the pastoral staff team, giving support and ideas when needed.

·         Be the primary advocate for families and children in the church. 




  • Be a mature, committed follower of Christ who maintains personal spiritual development through regular time in the Word, prayer, and accountability.
  • Exhibit professionalism in demeanor and relationships.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment within a variety of settings and circumstances with composure and flexibility.
  • Ability to work well with all types of personalities.
  • Proven leadership capabilities.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion.
  • Possess a high attention to detail and excellence.
  • Self-motivated with excellent time management and organizational capabilities.







·         3+ year’s children’s ministry leadership experience in a church of 500+ members.

·         Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field.


Work Environment/Physical Demands


·         This position will typically operate in a standard office environment.


Applicants should apply by emailing your resume to: employment@harvestcommunity.org


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Harvest Community Church

OUR MISSION AT HARVEST IS SIMPLE: Love God. Love People. Serve the World. Love God by worshiping Him both privately and corporately. Love People by joining together with a Small Group for Bible study, prayer, fellowship and encouragement. Serve the World by serving on a ministry team here at Harvest and by serving others in your community, state, country and world. More...

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