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Children's Ministry Director

Highland Gospel Community
Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Date Posted: 06/14/2018
Categories: Children's Ministry
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:


Children's Ministry Director



Job Description:


The Children’s Ministries Director is responsible for the development and implementation of the vision, strategy and tactical elements for all programs, activities and educational aspects related to Children’s Ministry at Highland Gospel Community. Specifically, the Children’s Ministries Director is responsible for Sunday School (Nursery-2nd grade) and AWANA. The Children’s Ministries Director will report directly to the Elder Team.

Competencies and Expectations:

  • Growing relationship with Jesus Christ evident by action, attitude, and behavior.

  • Posses a passion and desire for making God’s glory known to children.

  • Possess desire to partner with parents to supplement and support the discipleship of their children.

  • Reliable, trustworthy, self starter, and excellent at following through on details.

  • Possess the ability to embrace innovation and creativity while adapting to growth and change.

  • Possess the ability to use appropriate judgment, discretion, sensitivity, and confidentiality.

  • Possessing strong interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain healthy and motivating relationship with the Elder Team, co-laborers, and volunteers.

  • Possess the ability to understand and to keep current on issues related to safety and security resulting in the implementation of associated activities and safeguards.

    Specific Responsibilities:

  • Administrate Children’s Ministry (CM) programs within the church.

  • Oversee implementation and maintenance of curriculum.

  • Pursue parents and families to develop relationships.

  • Recruit, train and manage volunteers,

  • Cast vision for CM to volunteers and church body.

  • Set direction and train CM volunteers.

  • Serve the volunteers within the CM.

  • Oversee the maintenance of safety accreditations for all volunteers, and communicate policies and procedures for emergency situations.


• Manage CM and AWANA budget to properly meet the needs of each program.
• Partner with other staff and ministry leaders to integrate vision into various areas of church life• Maintain communication plans to keep elder team, volunteers and parents informed.Schedule:

This part time position provides 20 hours a week for administration, weekly staff meeting, relationship building, and training.