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Journey Church

Children's Ministry Director

Journey Church
North Charlotte / LKN, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 09/16/2016
Categories: Children's Pastor - Church Staff - Family Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Journey Church


Children’s Ministry Director

The Director will serve as a key leader in the children’s ministry helping to coordinate all communication between the Family Pastor and congregation.  



Need to have a functional understanding of Excel, Pages, ProPresenter, Word, Social Media and newer technology.  This position will also need to learn how to use Planning Center Online, Elexio, and Nozbe. A familiarity of Orange curriculum and ministry model would be great!

There will need to be a willingness to complete any training necessary to bring current abilities in line with duties needing to be performed.



  1. Espouse an unquestioned and vital commitment to Jesus Christ as personal Savior and Lord.
  2. Be thoroughly evangelical in faith, doctrine and practice as understood by Journey Church.
  3. Have a love for children and families.
  4. Demonstrate effectiveness in confidential matters.
  5. Possess strong motivational skills, leadership skills, and a high level of organization and attention to detail.
  6. Have the ability to lead and develop volunteer teams.
  7. Be flexible with the growing demands of an evangelical, community focused church.



-       Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 4th grade, including Sunday mornings, summer programming, special events, etc…

-       Prepare curriculum for each program and each age level, while espousing the values of Journey Church.

-       Create environments, activities, and programming for each age group that will facilitate learning and encourage spiritual growth.

-       Recruit, train, schedule, and lead teams of volunteers.

-       Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children and families.

-       Plan and oversee special events such as Symphony at the Park, Baby Dedications, Christmas Celebrations, etc…

-       Responsible to Family Pastor, but must be a team player.

-       Be able to lead, resource, and work with existing Program Director and prep team. 

-       Must attend Weekly & Monthly staff meetings.

-       Must be Flexible- we are a growing church and this person would need to be able to grow with the church.