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Elevate Church

Elevate Kids Director

Elevate Church
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 01/07/2015
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Elevate Church is a rapidly growing, almost 3 year old, portable ARC church plant in Erie, PA averaging over 900 in weekly attendance. We are laser focused on the mission God has given us to help change the spiritual climate in our entire city.

We are just beginning the process of renovating our first permanent space that will be highly focused on children and families. The Elevate Kids Director will play a critical role in the design and development of our new Elevate Kids area. 

We invite you to check us out at or on FB/Twitter/Instagram @elevateerietv. 

Elevate Kids provides relevant, age appropriate learning for kids from birth to 5th grade. During all weekend worship experiences, ministry for kids is provided and executed by a large base of volunteers led by the Elevate Kids Director.

We would love for you to contact us if you are:

*Passionate about sharing Elevate Kids ministry vision with families in the church, people in the community, and volunteers
*Able to build a team that leads and executes Elevate Kids ministry by inspiring others to serve in Elevate Kids
*Driven to reach kids who do not know Christ by being relevant and providing a great space for them to connect with other kids and leaders
*An advocate for connecting with parents and equipping them to be the leader of their child’s spiritual development
*A strong communicator who listens well
*A proven project manager with strong attention to details and administrative skills
*A team player and team builder who focuses on the good of the entire organization
*Can learn quickly and handle the flexibility of working in a fast-paced and unpredictable environment
*Able to connect quickly with people and communicate your passion to inspire and inform possible volunteers
*Passionate about valuing people and helping them discover their gifts and talents

You will need to be able to: 

*Grow attendance by creating and implementing a strategy that draws families in to the church through Elevate Kids ministry
*Lead and develop teams and volunteers so that they are operating in their strengths and being most effective in their roles on the Elevate Kids team
*Create a presence of Elevate Kids ministry in the community
*Minister to the families and aid in connecting what happens on the weekend with what happens at home 
*Be a model for those who attend Elevate Church by being an example of personal integrity, discipleship, and evangelism
*Identify potential Elevate Kids volunteers and cast vision, values, and culture for the volunteer team
*Facilitate and coordinate the training, orientation, and monitoring of Elevate Kids volunteers
*Plan all volunteer appreciation events, efforts, and correspondence

This is a full-time, salaried position that will include full benefits. Large church experience is a MUST and multi-site experience is a PLUS. So check us out online, send your resume and include social media links so we can check you out too!