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Life Church of Fort Collins

Children's Ministry Director

Life Church of Fort Collins
Fort Collins, Colorado, United States

Date Posted: 09/28/2016
Categories: Children's Pastor - Christian Education
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Children’s Ministry Director - Life Church of Fort Collins (Fort Collins, CO)

Job Description


General Description:

The Children’s Ministry Director is responsible to provide leadership, development, and oversight for the children’s ministry volunteer team and kids’ programming of Life Church. Currently, the children’s ministry has an average attendance of 60 kids (birth - 5th grade) between two Sunday morning services.



1. Prayer

  • Pray for Children’s ministry daily.  Pray with fellow staff weekly.


2. Programming

  • Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 5th grade, including Sunday mornings, summer programming, special events, etc…

  • Choose and prepare curriculum for each program and each age level.

  • Providing care for children and families within the church including hospital visits and follow-up.

  • Maintain a strategy for reaching and connecting new children and families.

  • Creating an environment where everyone involved understands how Children’s ministry helps fulfill the great commission.


3. Recruiting

  • Recruit, train, schedule and lead teams of volunteers to do the work of the Children’s ministry.


4. Special Events

  • Plan and oversee special events such as VBS, Kid’s Christmas Program, etc…

  • Coordinate childcare for Body-wide events



The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited Bible college or university, alongside 3-5 years of related experience. The successful candidate will have had experience working as an effective leader of ministry teams, with the responsibility of providing vision for volunteers, and the ability to develop and monitor a vibrant, creative, and attractive children’s ministry that is equally focused on family-based discipleship. Most importantly, the candidate will have a thriving relationship with Jesus Christ and align with the vision, values, and beliefs of Life Church.


Compensated Time:  30 Hours/week


Reports to:  Executive Pastor

To apply - Please email resume and cover letter to
No phone calls please.