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Heather Wood Baptist Church

Children's Pastor

Heather Wood Baptist Church
Newnan, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 10/20/2015
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Heatherwood Baptist Church is located in Newnan, Georgia, a flourishing community twenty minutes south of the Atlanta International Airport. As a vibrant church that is passionate about following the call of Christ to make disciples who make disciples, we are seeking a full time Children’s Minister.

The Children’s Minister is a committed follower of Christ who shall provide oversight and coordination of all church ministries related to children, ages birth through fifth grade.  Areas of responsibility include nursery, preschool, children’s worship, and Sunday school.

Job Description

  • Develop and implement the vision, strategy, and functional elements for all programs, activities, and educational aspects related to children’s ministries at HBC
  • Lead in the spiritual growth and development of children ages birth through fifth grade
  • Train, direct, and coordinate the function of volunteer workers and teachers in all children’s ministries with the objective of building these programs around the Christ-centered Bible teaching of the church
  • Develop, implement, and coordinate selected curriculums and lesson plans for all Sunday school classes and children’s worship programs
  • Establish and lead a parents leadership team to help plan and coordinate children’s activities and programs
  • Participate in continuing education to stay in alignment with new developments in children’s Christian education


  • Possess an uncommon God-driven vision for children’s ministry and a desire to lead a distinctively unique and excellent program
  • Possess a bachelor’s degree preferably in a pertinent/related field; seminary degree in children’s ministry not required but would enhance other qualifications; five years’ experience in children’s ministry, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Possess excellent leadership, supervision, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge and experience with children’s issues related to safety, parental concerns, and developmentally appropriate practices


How to apply

To apply for this position go to  Choose children’s ministry and children’s pastor search.