Children's Ministry Coordinator

Cityview Community Church
Elmhurst, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 05/02/2018
Categories: Church Staff
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Children’s Ministry Coordinator


Cityview Community Church is seeking a part-time (20-25 hours a week) Children’s Ministry Coordinator for Kids’ City, our ministry for children birth through 5th-grade, beginning in August 2018. This person will be responsible for coordinating, administrating, recruiting and training in Kids’ City.


Job Title: Kids’ City Coordinator


Organizational Relationship:  The responsibilities of this position fall under Family Ministries. This person will directly report to and be evaluated by the Pastor of Discipleship and Family Ministries.


Primary Function:  To develop and direct all aspects of children’s ministry, which includes Sunday mornings, activities/events, backyard kids’ clubs and childcare.  Assist the pastoral staff in carrying out the mission and vision of Cityview according to our values.


Minimum Qualifications:

  1. A vital, growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  2. Demonstrated experience in leading children’s ministry, preferably vocational
  3. Strong agreement with the church’s statement of faith, core values, and philosophy of ministry
  4. A bachelor’s degree in family, children’s and/or youth ministry (or related field), or experience in working with children and/or youth.



  • Recruit, train and coordinate all Kids’ City volunteers
  • Manage distribution of curriculum/crafts/supplies for workers
  • Observe, evaluate, support and develop classroom workers
  • Coordinate childcare for Cityview events and special services
  • Communicate regularly with Kids’ City volunteers and parents
  • Represent Kids’ City on the Family Ministry Team
  • Co-lead the Kids’ Ministry Team with Family Ministry Pastor
  • Ensure all safety policies and sanitation procedures are followed
  • Support the Family Ministry Pastor
  • Assist the staff in other duties as assigned



  • Attend weekly staff meetings
  • Assist pastoral staff in planning weekly services and/or church events
  • Participate in a Community Group and/or Journey Group



To find out more about Cityview including our mission, vision, and values visit our website


To apply please submit a cover letter, resume and philosophy of ministry to by June 1, 2018. 

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