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Director of Children's Ministries star

Community Presbyterian Church

Danville, California, United States

Date Posted:
10/26/2016
Categories:
Children's Pastor
Denomination:
Presbyterian
Church Size:
1501 to 2000
Job Type:
Full-Time
Community Presbyterian Church
Job Description:

This is a full-time, well supported position leading a strong, engaging team of staff and volunteers to minister to kids and families in an engaging, Christ-centered church. 


SCOPE & PURPOSE

Our Director of Children’s Ministries is responsible for shaping, designing, leading, and implementing

our church’s ministry to children from birth through fourth grade in order to help kids grow into a

personal, vibrant, and active faith in Jesus Christ. A key component of this role will be supporting our

church’s efforts to equip parents to take on a primary role in the discipleship of their children and to

help build nurturing connections between kids, families, and the larger church body. Our hope is to

see discipleship happening in the home and to see our church grow into a family of families.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Identifying overall needs of children, parents, and families at CPC

• Leading our children’s ministries into our church’s vision for sharing the gospel, transforming

lives, growing in compassion and generosity, and becoming intergenerationally connected as

a body

• Shepherding departmental staff

• Recruiting, training, and supporting a large team of volunteers

• Partnering with other ministries of CPC to support our shared purpose

• Curriculum selection, adaptation, and development

• Managing communications with families, volunteers, and kids

• Implementing and overseeing weekly programs, including Saturday evening/Sunday morning

programs and midweek children’s programs for nursery and preschool ages that happen in

conjunction with other church programs

• Providing direction, resources, and encouragement to parent to support the discipleship of

their kids at home

• Overseeing the creation of special events for discipleship, including VBS for 400 kids, holiday

celebrations for kids and families, and hands-on mission projects

• Overseeing policies and procedures for the safety and security of our kids

• Managing departmental budget, database, and website content

 

QUALIFICATIONS SOUGHT

• Personal, vibrant, active, and mature faith in Jesus Christ

• Love for kids and a genuine passion for seeing them grow into a relationship with Jesus Christ

• Three to five years of experience leading in Children’s ministries, preferably in a church setting

• Completion of a bachelor’s degree desired

• Any additional training in ministry, education, or developmental psychology is beneficial

• Understanding of developmental and spiritual needs of children from birth through 4th grade

• Passion for training, recruiting, and raising up volunteer leaders

• Balance between interpersonal and organizational skills

• Alignment with reformed, covenant theology

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT US

To learn more about our church visit us online at www.cpcdanville.org

To get a glimpse of our ministry with children visit www.cpckids.org


CONNECT WITH US

If you sense that God might be calling and leading you to this role,

please send us your resume at: CPCSearchTeam@gmail.com

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Community Presbyterian Church

Community Presbyterian Church (or CPC as many know us) is a vibrant and thriving church with a strong presence in the East Bay Area of Northern California. Located in the town of Danville, we are an Evangelical Presbyterian Church with a long history of striving to share the gospel of Jesus Christ in life-changing ways the community around us. In gratitude and prayerful dependence upon God, we seek to be faithful disciples of Jesus Christ. We desire to know and do God’s will in our life together, both now and in the future. We believe More...