This posting is no longer available. This is either because the employer has filled the position or the position has closed. Click here to find more jobs like this one.
Glad Tidings

Pastor of Children's Ministry

Glad Tidings
East Peoria, Illinois, United States


Date Posted: 09/10/2015
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Glad Tidings Assembly of God, East Peoria IL is seeking a full-time Pastor of Children's Ministry who will direct and oversee all children's ministry efforts. Compensation is commensurate with experience, skills/gifts, and education.


Job description

• provide the organization, structure, and tools for all children's ministry section leaders
• train volunteers for serving in the children's ministry
• be responsible for the efforts to lead children and families closer to Jesus Christ
• consult with the leadership and oversee curriculum options that will enhance the children's ministry
• oversee all children's ministry programming and events and coordinate all child-care needs
• provide leadership, training, support and oversight to all Children's Ministry staff
• implement and develop programming for the spiritual formation of children and equipping parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of their children.


Qualifications

• bachelor's degree (preferred), preferably in a related field
• minimum of 3 to 5 years of church staff experience (preferred)
• proven track record of strategically planning, executing, and managing a growing and dynamic children's ministry, as well as experience developing teams of volunteer leaders who are equipped to run a weekly, thriving children's ministry
• a collaborative leadership style and exceptional communication skills, both inter-personally and speaking to large groups of all ages
• the ability to lead, in both functional and operational programs, in a team-based leadership environment
• alignment with the Assemblies of God in practice and doctrine