Ridgewood Church

Director of Children's Ministry

Ridgewood Church
Minnetonka, Minnesota, United States


Date Posted: 01/24/2017
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN’S MINISTRY
 

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

The role of the Director of Children’s Ministry is to provide leadership, development, and direction for the Children’s Ministry staff and volunteer programming teams as it pertains to the vision, mission, and strategy for Ridgewood’s Children’s Ministry (Nursery to 6th grade). He or she will provide a gospel-centered experience whereby children will be given the opportunity to become lifetime followers of Jesus.

 

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Responsible to the Senior Pastor, Paul D. Johnson

 

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  1. Responsibility for the oversight and leadership of the Children’s Ministries (80 children per week and growing) that include: Nursery, Sunday School (3-year-old through 6th grade) and special events
  2. Recruit, train, and involve new children’s ministry volunteers
  3. Create and effectively manage the ministry’s budget
  4. Maintain ministry’s section on website
  5. Communicate consistently with parents and provide the tools they need for spiritual leadership
  6. Collaborate with other staff as a member of a team

 

OTHER GENERAL EXPECTATIONS INCLUDE:

  • Should always exhibit professionalism, demonstrated by a conscientious work ethic and the ability to work at a fast pace within a variety of settings and circumstances with composure and flexibility
  • Should be ever conscious of the need for confidentiality
  • Should exercise discernment and wise judgment
  • Should be a person who gives extreme attention to details with an eye for excellence
  • Should be a self-starter, good at multi-tasking and prioritizing projects
  • Should maintain personal spiritual development through Bible reading, prayer, and Christian community

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience overseeing a children’s ministry
  • Born again and Spirit-led Christian who feels a call by God to ministry
  • Love for children and families
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills

 

 

OTHER JOB INFORMATION:

  • 35 Hours per week (part-time)
  • Salary will be commensurate with experience

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please send a resume and cover letter via email only to: office@myrwc.org
Application Deadline: March 1st, 2017

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