Cornerstone Christian Fellowship
Midland, Texas - United States
Church Size: 251 to 350
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Children’s Minister is responsible for developing and carrying out all facets of Children's Ministry which exists to equip the family in its effort to establish a solid spiritual foundation where children are seeking to know God and to follow Him. The Children’s Minister oversees and participates in planning the programming and activities of children while working with the existing Children’s Curriculum. Children’s age breakdown: 1. Infants: Babies to 1 year old 2. Toddlers: 2 and 3 year olds 3. Preschoolers: 4 and 5 year olds 4. Elementary: 1st through 5th grade 5. Pre-Teens: 4th through 6th grade • Responsibilities: ? Captures a vision and philosophy for Children's ministry that supports the overall mission and vision of Cornerstone Christian Fellowship. ? Plan, evaluate and promote new or existing programs which help transform a new generation of children through Christ. ? Recruit, train, develop and motivate volunteers. ? Develop relationships with parents; works with the volunteers to equip them and encourage family involvement in all programs and events. ? Increase communication with visiting families to help retain families. ? Develop and oversee child safety policies. ? Perform other Cornerstone duties as required. • Accountability: The Children’s Minister works with the existing staff and reports to the Senior Pastor. In addition, the Children’s Minister has a further accountability to the Elder Board. Ultimately the Staff and Elder board are accountable to the headship and direction of Jesus Christ for Cornerstone Christian Fellowship’s conduct, vision, and direction. • Qualifications: ? Have an attested call to children, including: teaching, proclaiming the Gospel, nurturing spiritual growth and leadership development. ? 3+ years experience with children’s ministry and/or teaching Primary Education. ? A bachelor's degree in education or child-related field. ? Mature and growing Christian faith which is evident in all areas of life. ? Strong ability to lead and equip staff and volunteers, but willing to serve on a "hands-on" basis. ? Strong leadership skills and a teachable spirit. ? A self-starter and spiritually mature. ? Ability to shepherd and encourage staff, children and parents. ? A team player with a good sense of humor. ? Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. ? Full agreement with Cornerstone’s Full-Gospel/Charismatically oriented tenets of faith (i.e. Divine Healing, Baptism in the Holy Spirit, tongues, and Gifts of the Holy Spirit). Please visit our Web site at www.cornerstonemidland.com to learn more about who we are. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate Children’s Minister Applicant in the subject line of the e-mail.