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Haven Reformed Church

Director of Children's Ministries

Haven Reformed Church
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 10/08/2017
Categories: Children's Pastor - Christian Education - Christian Teacher
Denominations: Reformed
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

This is a 30 hour per week position that will give vision and direction to the entire children's ministry (birth-fifth grade) to ensure a smoothly operating, safe, and effective program. The director will create, manage, and direct all aspects of children's ministry which includes Sunday programs, mid-week activities, special events, VBS, and childcare. The director will lay a foundation in God's word that will equip the children with the means for lifelong discipleship with Christ.


Duties include the following with other duties assigned:

1) Maintain a growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  

2) Along with the Children's MInistry Leadership Team:

   a. Cast vision, coordinate, and evaluate all aspects of the children's ministry.

   b. Screen children's workers and leaders before placing them in ministry.

   c. Organize training and planning sessions for all children's leaders and workers.

   d. Develop all children's ministry programs and obtain, edit and distribute curriculum, as well as other develop and plan special children activities.

   e. Be available to counsel and pray with children and parents regarding spiritual matters.


Education: 4 year college degree preferred.
Experience: 3-5 years of experience in Children's Ministry preferred.