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Central Community Church

Children's Director

Central Community Church
st. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

Date Posted: 12/08/2011
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Job Title: Childrens Ministry Director
Location: St. Catharines, On Canada
Department: Ministry Environments Reports to: Ministry Environments Pastor

Purpose Statement
The Purpose of this position is to:
- To ensure that the Childrens department of Central Community Church is healthy, growing and thriving.
- To train up the next generation to become passionate followers of Jesus Christ.
- To empower parents and volunteers to make a positive impact in the children of the church and community.

Administration Duties
- Assist the Lead Pastor in maintaining the vision of Central being with in reach of people
- Train and develop a Childrens leadership team
- Oversee and lead all Childrens volunteers
- Produce weekly schedule of volunteers
- Oversee and teach “Plan to Protect”
- Select and produce appropriate curriculum for the weekend experiences and special events (VBS, Christmas Concert, Outreaches, kids camp etc)
- Distribute curricular materials to teachers in a timely manner
- Advocate for children’s ministry need through monthly board reports and interaction with other staff departmental leaders
- Periodic reporting to and meetings with Ministry Environments Pastor
- Create teams of lead volunteers and meet regularly for, support, and program development
- Initiate and develop new programs as needed according to church outreach and expansions
- Works in relationship with the children’s ministry at our other 3 campuses

Ministry Duties
- Responsible for children’s ministry at all weekend experiences. (Nursery, Jr. Kids 2-5yrs old, Sr. Kids grades 1-6)
- Responsible for and oversee all training, teaching and disciplining children from nursery to grade 6 years old during our weekend experiences
- Responsible to lead the “share, care, prayer” time with all the children’s workers before the services.
- Supervision and support for all volunteers during our weekend experiences
- Teaching during large group sessions and small group sessions
- Follow up with all new leads for Kids Ministry volunteers
- Identify and develop leaders to lead large group teaching sessions, provide additional mentoring and supervision for small group leaders

- The Ability to communicate in English is required
- Ability to interact with Staff, Members, Attendees or Visitors in a confident and approachable manner
- Answers Members, Attendees or Visitors inquires if possible or forward them to the pertaining Pastor of Staff member

Equipment/Technology Utilized
- Mac
- Windows
- MS Office 2007 (Word, Outlook, Excel)
- E-mails & Internet

Qualifications Required
- High school diploma
- Bachelors degree preferred
- Credentials with a recognized denomination preferred
- 5 years experience in working with an active growing kids ministries

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