Chapel City Church

Director of Children's Ministry

Chapel City Church
Camarillo, California, United States


Date Posted: 08/31/2017
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Evangelical Free
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Director of Children’s Ministries

 

POSITION FOCUS SHEET: DCM – July 2017

 

Purpose:
To work together with parents to connect children to God and to grow them up spiritually providing 
a vibrant spiritual foundation that sets them on a pathway to lifelong discipleship.

Target:
Inward: Children ages 0-5th grade and their families within Chapel City Church.

Outward: Children and parents outside the church family.

Reports directly to:
The senior pastor

Relates closely with:
The elder board, facilities director, web administrator, and related ministries: i.e., Mom-to-mom, 
Little Lights, certain women’s ministries programs.

Responsible for:
1. Visionary leadership; to know, communicate and implement the mission and vision of Chapel City 
Church and assure that programs contribute to that purpose through innovation and execution
2. Identification of the steps necessary to move children along their spiritual pathway
3. All functions as lead teacher, including: team recruitment, development and training, and 
maintenance to ensure unity, enthusiasm, and quality of ministry among children’s ministry team 
members
4. Development of the ministries, programs, and materials to reach and train children and their 
parents
5. Development of policies and procedures that ensure child safety and security at church-related 
activities
6. Publicity and promotion of children’s ministries to the church and to the outside community

Continuing responsibilities:
1. Oversight of ongoing children’s ministry programs: safety issues, first impressions, 
organization, and staffing
2. Vision casting and team maintenance (painting the larger picture instead of filling slots)
3. Team development including training, safety, policies and procedures
4. Periodic programs or initiatives to provide outward focus to ministry
5. As a member of the larger staff team, communication and participation in staff meetings, 
evaluations, and transparency to aid in good team relationships
6. Regular updates to the web administrator to ensure the website has current information
7. Selection and purchase of materials

Salary range:
$30,000 - $34,000 based on 30 hours/week

The person sought:
A person fully committed to Jesus Christ: a visionary leader, administrator, and organizer, team 
builder, and motivator with teaching ability, classroom management skills, and a solid Biblical and 
doctrinal foundation. In addition, the Director of Children’s Ministries will be required to become 
a member of Chapel City Church and pass a background check.

If interested in the position:
Please forward resume to info@chapelcity.church to the attention of Cara Shelton.

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