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.
Vanderbloemen Search Group

Trinity Church - Pastor/Director of Children and Family Ministry

Vanderbloemen Search Group
Greenwich, Connecticut, United States

Date Posted: 05/11/2016
Categories: Children's Pastor - Family Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Please apply here:


Trinity Church is distinguished by God’s abundant generosity and compassion to the poor and marginalized, locally and further afield. It specializes in developing leaders in every sphere of influence, equipping them, and releasing them to play their unique role in the advancement of the Kingdom of God. 


Trinity Church was birthed from with a passion of 'telling an ancient story in a brand new way'. Its mission was to help people investigate and celebrate what it means to follow Jesus Christ. Since its beginnings, Trinity Church has had a heart to proclaim Jesus in a faithful, compelling and relevant way that welcomes and draws people of all ages in. Trinity Church dreams of a day when everyone at Trinity is connecting with others, as they grow in their relationships with Jesus while serving the world.


The ideal candidate for the position of Pastor/Director of Children & Family Ministry at Trinity Church will be an energetic individual who has a mature faith in Jesus Christ, a passion for ministering to children, and possess a Christ-centered vision for both children and their families at Trinity. This individual will first and foremost demonstrate a passion to serve and lead in the ministry. He/she will show a strong aptitude in both verbal and non-verbal communication, and be equipped with the spiritual gifts of leadership, shepherding, teaching, and administration, respectively. 


In terms of Children’s Ministry, they will have a strong understanding the contemporary youth culture, family dynamics, within the context of the local church. As a leader of the Family Ministry at Trinity, this individual will be an inspiring leader who can motivate volunteers to give of their time and energy to build a strong and growing ministry, and steward the development of this ministry within the context of the overall vision of the church. The Pastor/Director of Children & Family Ministry will provide creative, energetic, and impactful direction to the programming components of Trinity’s ministry to both children and families.


The ideal candidate will demonstrate a vision and passion for creating a vibrant and exciting Children’s Ministry program to inspire today’s children and families to follow Christ. They will possess organizational, interpersonal and relational skills for working with children, families and staff. This individual will be marked by an approachable and relatable pastoral personality that identifies across diverse age groups from children to adults. The successful candidate will possess a bachelor's degree, while seminary course work in addition to the undergraduate degree will be desirable. In addition to strong communicative abilities, time management, and interpersonal skills, they will be marked by:


  • A nature of hospitality
  • A high sense of accessibility
  • A growing personal spiritual life
  • A spirit of empowerment
  • A leader-development orientation
  • A quality of generosity
  • A heart for pastoral care
  • A strong ability to vision cast & implement
  • A constant drive for spiritual formation & mission


Please apply here: