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Bridge Church

Bridge Kids Pastor/Director

Bridge Church
Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States


Date Posted: 03/25/2017
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Bridge Kids Pastor/Director

Bridge Church, Waukesha, WI (bridgechurch.net)

“Connecting people with others and God”

 

 

Purpose:

To develop and implement the vision of Bridge Kids (BK), ages 0-5th grade by recruiting and equipping team members to create an environment where kids become fully devoted followers of Jesus.

 

 

Core Competencies:

  • A committed follower of Jesus who models a Christ-like attitude, lifestyle, and sets appropriate boundaries to protect their character and integrity.
  • Is in full agreement with the beliefs, values, vision and mission of Bridge Church.
  • Passionate for ministry to children and seeing both parents and children grow in their faith.
  • Reliable, trustworthy, energetic, highly motivated, detail oriented, self starter who has a history of utilizing wisdom and good judgement while leading children and team members.
  • Relational – Has strong interpersonal skills and builds relationships with kids and their parents outside of church, as well as with coworkers and volunteers.
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to work collaboratively.
  • Avid learner. Familiar with current technology and desire to continue to grow in this area.

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • The development and implementation of the vision of BK in alignment with the leadership and vision of Bridge Church in a creative, consistent, and strategic way.
  • Provide leadership and equip both paid staff and volunteer leaders through training, development and mentorship strategies while providing clear direction.
  • Create processes that engage both children and their parents in discipleship, equipping them to have a growing relationship with Jesus.
  • Oversee and develop processes for operations, safety, and security for all BK environments.
  • Create a clear strategy and process for recruiting team members and assimilating new children and families in to BK.
  • Create and coordinate events for BK families and the community.
  • Provide clear and strategic communication with Bridge Church staff, BK team members and families of Bridge Church.
  • Oversee the development/selection and implementation of BK curriculum.
  • Collaborate with the preaching team on topics for BK large group.
  • Provide oversight as Bridge Church expands to a multi-site model in the near future.

 

 

Job Qualifications:

  • Previous experience directing a large children’s ministry, including leadership of ministry staff (paid or volunteer staff members and/or a large volunteer team of 25+ volunteers). Desired
  • BA or BS degree. Desired                                                                     
  • Meets Biblical qualifications for pastoral leadership. (AG credentials or willing to work towards)