In an effort to assist churches and ministers, the Assemblies of God Children's Ministry office provides this service to churches that are currently looking for a children's minister to fill an available position. The lists are updated regularly to reflect additions, deletions or changes submitted. Inclusion on the list of positions does not imply endorsement by the Assemblies of God Children’s Ministry office nor can we personally recommend any individual nor make contact with them on your behalf. The General Council of the Assemblies of God is not responsible for the accuracy of the content listed in the job postings below.
The AG Children’s Ministries office is not permitted post names or resumes of those seeking the position in a local church. Prospective staff members may contact any of the churches in the list below in your search.
Pastors and Church Administrators
If you have an available children’s ministry position in your church and would like to add it to our list of positions, please click here to submit our Job Posting Form.
We are currently looking for a full-time Children’s Pastor to minister to our church children as well as community. We our a Missional Church that has extensive ministries into the community. We need a Children’s Pastor who truly loves children and is called long-term to children’s ministry. What is extremely important to us is that their true moral compass matches their life to lead children. Children has always been a huge focus. We have a four Keystone Star preschool and daycare and also a K-12 independent school attached to our facilities. If interested please contact me as soon as possible.
Background: Bethel Church Blackwood is an Assemblies of God church and is looking for a full-time children’s pastor to join our team. Bethel Church is located in Blackwood, NJ, just outside of Philadelphia. We are a multigenerational, diverse church community that averages 750 – 800 in our weekly services. Qualifications: •Display a growing relationship with Christ. •Evident call to Children’s Ministry. •Team Player that works well within a team dynamic. •Hold credentials with the Assemblies of God or be willing to obtain credentials. •Previous involvement with children’s ministry experience. Responsibilities •Oversee all children’s ministries at Bethel Church. Lead/provide oversight to all children’s ministry services during Sunday and weekly gatherings. •Cast and communicate vision for the children’s ministries at Bethel Church. Vision should fall in line with the vision, mission, and core values of Bethel Church. •Recruit, build, equip, and empower ministry teams. Create a process for ongoing training and leader development. •Implement and manage communication strategy for volunteers and parents. •Choose and implement teaching curriculum for various age groups. •Build relationships with families and partner with parents. Equip and empower them to disciple their children. •Develop and implement safety policies and procedures for children’s ministry. •Develop and manage annual budgets for Children’s Ministries. Contact for more information/to submit a resume.
We are searching for a person who is passionate about kids ministry. Someone with high character and desire to be a life long learner. This is a volunteer position. C1 Church has amazing potential and is poised for explosive growth. If you want to see lives changed and love the greater Nashville area lets start a conversation.
KIDS PASTOR (Full Time) Looking For a Great Place to Serve? You've found the right place! As a Spirit-filled fellowship, our vision is to be an intergenerational and diverse congregation with a passion to invite the lost and hurting of Lomita and the South Bay to join us on our journey in an authentic relationship with God, while partnering with other Christ-centered ministries both here and around the world. If this sounds like a great fit for you, let’s talk! Purpose – To create and lead an effective ministry for the spiritual development of children (birth thru 5th grade) while offering support to their parents and/or legal guardians. Including but not limited to: ▪ Create a vision ▪ Work alongside other staff & departments to ensure optimal church health & growth ▪ Evangelism/Outreach ▪ Preach/Teach ▪ Oversee budget expenditures/fundraising ▪ Coordinate Sunday ▪ Recruit, schedule, train volunteers Morning Kids Service & Wednesday Night Kids Clubs ▪ Perform safety & background checks ▪ Leadership development ▪ Create or Discover and organize/distribute curriculum Directly Oversees – Sunday Morning Kids Service ▪ Teachers ▪ Helpers ▪ Sunday School Wednesday Night Kids Clubs ▪ Royal Rangers ▪ Girls Ministries Outreach Efforts ▪ Plan Summer Vacation Bible School ▪ Participate in our church wide Spring/Easter Festival and Fall Harvest Festival outreaches ▪ Join our Good News Club team at the local elementary school Office Hours – Tuesday-Friday (flexible) ▪ Sundays 8am-12:3
CHILDREN’S PASTOR OVERVIEW We are looking for a pastor to lead and minister to kids in our church and the region of Southeast Texas. The ideal candidate has a passion for and experience with spirit-led/presence-driven discipleship and ministry to children and parents, with experience managing and developing volunteer teams. RESPONSIBILITIES ● Oversee all programming for children throughout the church. ● Maintain the kids ministry electronic check-in system. ● Work with church leadership to define a vision for the Cathedral Kids Ministry and develop a ministry plan to achieve that vision. ● Recruit, develop, and utilize kids ministry volunteers (from nursery to fifth grade). ● Work with other departments to identify and carry out ministry opportunities for Cathedral Kids. ● Explore and engage in emerging technologies that help involve more volunteers and kids in the ministry. ● Develop and maintain an annual budget for the Cathedral Kids Ministry department and operate within the constraints of that budget. ● Review and deploy all curriculum used by the Cathedral Kids Ministry and ensure they are consistent with the church’s doctrinal commitments. ● Participate in general pastoral duties as needed (weddings, funerals, counseling, etc.). REQUIREMENTS DESIRED ● A bachelor’s degree or similar accreditation (preferably in education or Christian ministry). ● 3-5 years of full/part-time leadership experience within a thriving children’s ministry
Lead the Christ Church of Orlando children's ministry by creating irresistible environments for children through vision casting, leadership development, team building, and volunteer recruiting, while positively impacting children and families through the message of Christ. Essential Responsibilities: Proactively communicate, support and fulfill the vision, values, purposes, and goals of Christ Church of Orlando. Maintain open and frequent communication with the Lead Pastor, Administrative staff, volunteers and parents in a positive manner. A complete list of specific duties and expectations will be provided upon request. Preferred Qualifications (but not required): College degree or completed substantial ministry training in Christian education/ministry related field. Website/Social Media Maintain current and relevant children's content on the CCO website. Use social media effectively to promote, celebrate, recognize and encourage. Applicant Checklist: (Please read & follow all instructions carefully) Provide a cover letter introducing yourself and explain why you feel that you should be considered for this position. Professional Resume Include 3 References (2Professional,1Personal) Include Social Media links. Feel free to include photos if you’d like. Email your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Full Time Children's and Family Ministries position. We are located in Council Bluffs, Iowa (Omaha, NE Metro Area) and are a family church well established in our community seeking to grow our children's and family ministries and reach out to our community.
Job Description: CrossWay is a church of 200 person church in a small, but growing suburb 25 miles north of Pittsburgh, PA. It's a church with multiple services in 2 languages. We have a part-time position available for someone who has a passion for not just teaching, but reaching and pastoring a generation of children, equipping them for a life of being the light of Jesus. CrossWay is a multi-generational church, more diverse than our community-at-large, and is deeply committed to reaching our community through the avenue of Kids Ministries. We are committed to helping any candidate with searching for housing and supplemental employment.
CT Church is a bible-based, evangelistic, spirit-empowered, life giving church located across the south Houston area. Our five campuses are making a powerful impact on our city and we are continuing to grow! We believe in enacting transformation of the communities we are located in, and across the world. We are committed to relentlessly pursuing those that are far from Jesus and seeing them come to a new life in Christ. CT Church - Houston campus (600 in attendance weekly) is seeking a (full time position) children's pastor to help the children in the local community learn about God and aid them in developing a relationship with Him, while providing a fun and safe environment that is adapted to their learning capability and maturity level. To create a team of volunteers who are passionate about children’s ministry, utilizing their individual abilities to assist, teach and engage children in their growing process with the Lord. Minimum 3-5 years experience in full-time children's ministry required. If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume to Pastor Christopher Miller, our Executive Pastor, at email@example.com. We look forward to hearing from you!
East Lake United Methodist Church - Palm Harbor FL
East Lake United Methodist Church (www.eastlakeumc.org) of Palm Harbor, Florida is looking to hire a Director of Family Life Ministries who will oversee and direct the children’s and adult education ministries by developing and living into a comprehensive vision for the ministries. The majority of the director’s time (approximately 30 hours) will be focused on children’s ministry while the remaining hours will focus on the adult ministry. The director will work in partnership with the Children’s Ministry Team, the Adult Education Team, and the Director of Youth to create and implement a vision for seamless formation for all ages. Responsibilities will include coordinating children’s ministry, recruiting and equipping volunteers, providing leadership for adult education, and overseeing nursery workers. Candidates that apply must have 2-4 years of related experience, a Bachelor’s degree or higher, an understanding of Christian formation for children and adults, and strong communication and organization skills. The final candidate must pass a criminal background check and drug test. Those interested in applying should send their resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Epic Church is a fun, dynamic, family oriented church located in Lincoln Nebraska that is looking for a full time Children's Pastor to lead our ministry from birth - 5th grade. Over the last three years our church has grown from 40 in average attendance to over 120. We are looking for a highly relational, passionate, dedicated individual that loves kids and families. Prefer someone with a specialized degree in Children's or church ministry with a clear passion for it. Currently this position pays $25,000 a year. Please email resumes to Justin Adams at Justin@eclincoln.com.
Job Description: Kids Director/Pastor We are looking for a strong individual, preferably with a ministry background, who can lead our "E Kids" Department. This individual will be responsible for protecting and carrying out the Lead Pastor's vision, leading the E Kids Team, providing direction for curriculum, creating the framework for E Kids weekend services, set goals for staff and interns who fall under the department, lead ministry vision meetings, be the primary voice for E Kids, take initiative for the health of the ministry and your team, provide personal accountability for all E Kids Coordinators and Pastors, as well as available for crisis care for attenders. This person will need to be the driving force and authority behind empowering and delegating leaders to lead at a new level, as well as help develop a strategy for their area in regards to future church planting.
Evangel is a fun, diverse Assemblies of God church in the northeast suburbs of Atlanta. We are seeking a new children’s pastor to recruit, inspire and lead volunteer teams, developing an exciting children’s ministry that kids love to attend because it helps them grow closer to Jesus and to each other. KidsTown, the children’s ministry of Evangel, provides relevant, age appropriate learning and connection opportunities for kids from birth to 5th grade. During both Sunday worship experiences, and during midweek groups, ministry for kids is provided and executed by volunteer teams led by Evangel’s children’s pastor. If this opportunity interests you, and you are an experienced leader of leaders who is passionate about children’s ministry, please forward a simple resume (one page preferred) along with a well written cover letter to email@example.com. Please do not call.
Children and Family Life Pastor The purpose of this position is to ensure that the children and families of First Assembly of God Alexandria, Virginia are healthy-cared for, spiritually fed, and equipped to fulfill the Great Commission. Responsibilities Include but are not limited to: Overseeing and running all Sunday morning children's ministry, Sunday am, Wednesday night children's discipleship and our Nursery. This is a full time position, with benefits just outside of the Washington DC area. Please contact for more detail.
Job Description: Children's pastor position open. This would be a full time position with a salary of $50,000.00 including benefits. Applicant would plan and oversee 2 Sunday morning services and a Sunday night service. They would also be responsible for taking kids to Kids camp in the summer and planning and executing a VBS or children's crusade. Applicant would report to the senior pastor.
We are looking for a part-time children's pastor that could lead to full-time. Our church is in a city in Middle Tennessee, just and hour from Nashville and Chattanooga. We're looking for someone who will bring energy and creativity to our children's ministry as our church is continuing to grow in number of young families regularly. Biblical training, ability to work with a team, and a calling and passion for spiritual development in kids from a young age is expected. Experience in worship is a plus but all applicants are welcome and will be prayerfully considered. Contact the church for questions or to send in a resume.
We are a growing and vibrant church located in Wichita Falls, TX, 2 hours Northwest of the Dallas Metroplex and 2 hours south of Oklahoma City. We are looking for a Children's Pastor that can develop a creative and engaging children's service, develop a strong team of volunteers, and has administrative gifting and abilities. This is a full-time position that will have dual responsibilities. We are looking to hire immediately. Please send all resumes to Lead Pastor Keith Daugherty at firstname.lastname@example.org
First Christian Church of Atchison, KS (www.fccatchison.net) is seeking a full-time Director of Children and Youth Ministries to oversee and enhance its children and youth ministry program. The Director of Children and Youth Ministries will engage children (birth through 5th grade), youth (6th -12th grade), and their families in order to help them grow in their faith and be empowered to take their place in the life and ministry of the church. FCC is one of the largest Protestant churches in Atchison and one of the fastest growing Disciples of Christ churches in the Midwest. Atchison is a community of 11,000 people, located in Northeast Kansas on the banks of the Missouri River, near Kansas City, and is the birthplace of Amelia Earhart. FCC has recently remodeled the children and youth wing of the church, and is looking for a director to take the program to new and exciting places! For more info go here: http://hireayouthpastor.com/churches/1889/jobs/2503
First Church exists to build a network of Bible Based, Gospel Centered, Spirit Empowered and Family Focused churches throughout the Des Moines metro and the World that would inspire the vision of Open Bible Churches. Something epic is happening at First Church of the Open Bible! Jesus Christ is writing a breathtaking narrative of redemption and restoration as He transforms one life at a time. Perhaps God is calling you to join us on this incredible journey of Bible Based, Gospel Centered, Spirit Empowered and Family Focused ministry. Children are NOT the church of tomorrow, but rather, they are the church of today! In addition, children possess gifts – natural and supernatural – that need to be released in ministry, both within and without the church’s four walls! Furthermore, the most effective children’s ministries, partner with parents since the home is the most significant factor in a child’s discipleship. If you hold these same convictions, then you may be the right team member that First Church is seeking for our Full-Time Children’s Pastor position. THE BASICS • Born again, Bible Based, Gospel Centered, Spirit Empowered and Family Focused • A team player who functions as a multiplier and equipper. • Believe and adhere to Pentecostal beliefs and distinctives (must be Biblically sound). At First Church, our goal is to be known as Pentellectuals – “thinking Pentecostals.” • Connects comfortably and easily with children and parents. • Diverse knowledge of the variety of children’s ministry elements helpful (puppets, games, object lessons, curriculum, etc.) • Possess a degree in early childhood or elementary education and/or children’s ministry or possess children’s ministry experience. • Utilizes both large group and small group models for children’s’ ministry. • Passion for the lost; sees beyond the walls of the church. • Practice both “hands on” and “hands over” leadership in ministry. • Ability to cast vision and create systems. • Shall submit to a thorough background investigation. • Be a person of Christ-like and consistent character. • Be in one accord with the standards of and pursue partnership with First Church. • Advocate and participate in First Church’s discipleship process and ministry philosophy. • Be a credentialed minister of Open Bible Churches (or pursue credentials) and shall be answerable to the Central Region. THE POSITION Children’s Pastor will… ¬ serve on the Pastoral Team – meeting with this team once a week for prayer, planning, preparation, development, mentoring, and fellowship. ¬ oversee and organize the First Church’s children’s department. The Children’s Ministry department consists of all ministries related to children ages birth-5th grade. ¬ pray, dream, plan and prepare an effective ministry to the children and families of First Church and Des Moines in discipleship, evangelism and outreach. ¬ recruit, equip and release volunteers in the children’s ministry. ¬ administer the check-in system for various activities ensuring that our ministries for kids are stable, consistent, safe, well-staffed, positive, creative and fun. ¬ promote and attend Central Region’s kid’s ministry events. ¬ network with other children’s pastor’s in Open Bible Churches and in the Des Moines metro. THE NON-NEGOTIABLES • Have a growing, vital, and personal relationship with Jesus Christ. • Passion for the Word and the Spirit. • Loyal team player • Able to keep confidences (and share information with the Pastoral Team and/or the Elder Board when appropriate) • Professionalism, demonstrated by a well-groomed appearance and conscientious work ethic • Lifelong learner • Multiplier • Love for children and families and an ability to relate to parents with love and understanding • Demonstrated ability to teach and mentor children with patience and an accepting heart • Strong organizational and leadership skills • Ability to build and lead volunteer teams • Attention to details with an eye for excellence. • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Kids’ Ministry is preferred OTHER SKILLS/PASSIONS DESIRED • Knowledge of Planning Center • Knowledge of email networking and communiques (e.g., Mailchimp, constant contact, GoTo Meeting, website, social media, church app) • Knowledge of Open Bible Churches (structure, history, policies and procedures) HOW SHOULD I APPLY? • Submit the following: ¬ a resume to email@example.com ¬ at least 3 references: a past employer, friend and professional colleague ¬ results of any skill/strength/personality identifiers you have taken such as spiritual gifts tests, StrengthsFinder, DISC, etc. or be willing to take one before hire. First Church 2200 Beaver Avenue Des Moines, IA 50310 [For more information about First Church of the Open Bible, please visit our website at firstchurchdsm.org or call the church office at 515-274-9296]
If you love the beach and working with children and youth, here’s the job for you. First Presbyterian Church is a vibrant congregation located in the heart of Naples, a beautiful, town on the southwest coast of Florida. They are searching for a Director of Children and Youth to guide children and youth in growing into their commitment through programs which strengthen and nurture their faith. This person will join a collaborative (and fun!) staff team and Christian Education Committee in building dynamic, Christ-centered, and sustainable ministries for children and youth. Candidates whose calling is the spiritual development of children and youth and possess a mature faith must apply. A degree in Christian Education is preferred and/or 3+ years of experience working with children and youth. Other qualifications include the ability to recruit, lead, and equip volunteers, strong interpersonal skills, working knowledge of how relationships work, and excellent organization skills. Applicants can send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Presbyterian Church (www.fpcspartanburg.org) of Spartanburg, SC is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry to oversee the ministry with children birth - 5th grades and their families. FPCS is a 2300-member downtown church actively involved in mission and serving the surrounding community. In collaboration with the Children’s Education and Discipleship Committee, the Director of Children’s Ministry will develop and implement a vision for children’s ministry that will encourage and challenge children and their families to become disciples of Christ through a rich variety of opportunities undergirded by vital, caring relationships with adults. Children’s programming includes Sunday school, Children’s Worship on Sundays, weekly chapel for the Weekday School, special events, and Kids’ Crossing on Wednesday evenings. The ideal candidate would combine a highly-relational approach with the maturity and organizational skills to connect and communicate well with children, parents, and volunteers. A Bachelor’s degree, at least 2 years of experience in Christian Education, and the ability to recruit and equip volunteers are required. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Children’s Pastor Full-time paid position. Oversee Children’s Ministries for ages birth-5th Grade. Oversee volunteer Nursery & Preschool staff on Sunday, Wednesday and special events. Oversee Children’s Sunday School classes and Kids Church on Sunday. Oversee Mid-Week Children’s Ministries (currently Missionettes & Royal Rangers). Work directly with the Lead Pastor to engage, equip and empower children, parents, family and Children’s Ministries team members. Mentor ministry interns and School of Ministry students.
Our church in Largo, Florida (Tampa Bay Area) is looking for a full-time Children's Ministry Pastor who will recruit, train and oversee the ministry to children from birth through 5th grade. We are a servant-leadership, team-oriented ministry with a very supportive staff that works together to support the overall vision of the church, as well as support one another in the various areas of responsibility. Any persons interested should contact Pastor Randy Morris @ firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and discussion of responsibilities and compensation.
Harvest Church is a growing Assemblies of God church in suburban northern Virginia. Our Children's Ministries Director/Pastor position is currently part-time, but if a qualified individual or couple is available to direct both our children's and youth ministries, they can be combined into a full-time position. Responsibilities of Children's Director/Pastor include, but are not limited to: overseeing Sunday Kids Church and classes, directing Wednesday evening children's ministries and directing special children's outreach events, such as Easter egg hunt and Vacation Bible School. Youth ministry responsibilities include, but are not limited to: conducting weekly youth services; involvement in district youth events, such as youth convention, Fine Arts and summer camp; and personal ministry to junior and senior high students. Interested applicants should submit resumes to Pastor Tim Cerce.
We're looking for: A strong Born Again Spirit Filled believer in Jesus Christ that reflects a growing and mature relationship with Christ and a personal and public passion for God’s Word. One who has a calling to children's ministry, and a desire to teach and mentor children with patience and an accepting heart. Strong organizational and leadership skills, with the ability to build and lead volunteer teams. A history of commitment to ministry and work. To oversee/direct the weekly (Sunday mornings & Wed evenings) children's ministry worship, teaching and activity times. To disciple kids and young students, and to reach-out to the community kids thru weekly programs, VBS, missions, summer camps and outreaches. To implement the following 5 core values; 1. Be God / Holy Spirit empowered 2. Have high standards of safety / security 3. Remain family focused 4. Build / grow faithful volunteers 5. Continually develop relevant curriculum Lead thru developing and conducting ministry programs that invite children to know Jesus. More info will be given in the process. We are looking for a part-time position. Send resume, references, cover letter w/ photo.
Hilltop Church is seeking a part-time Children's Pastor to lead and grow our Hilltop Kids! children's ministries. We are seeking someone who is creative, fun and loves helping kids grow in their relationship with Jesus. Currently, the position is a part-time stipend position and will grow into a full-time position. Hilltop Church is located in West Des Moines, IA. which is the #1 city in the nation for young professionals, Forbes #4 best city in the nation and one of the fastest growing cities in the nation. We are seeking a self-motivated person, who can cast vision, grow and lead a volunteer team. Our church plant is a multi-generational, spirit-filled church that operates in the Gifts of the Holy Spirit as taught in 1 Corinthians 12, 13, and 14. The candidate should complement our ability to grow in these areas. Qualifications Ministry Related Education Preferred Children's ministry experience Preferred Pastoral Reference Required Personal Values Self-leadership and personal growth. Spiritually, personally, vocationally Character and modeling Christian conduct. Giving, serving person who is a collaborative team player Passion for Ministry Personal salvation and call to ministry Love for children Ability to develop leaders and ministry teams A drive to make it better and continued growth
HOT SPRINGS, Legacy Church - looking for a full-time Kid's Pastor to lead the kid's ministry. Legacy Church is a very progressive, contemporary, Christ honoring church, with a heart to reach the Next Generation for Christ. The church runs approximately 650 people with two a.m. services, with a plan to add a third service in the near future. Candidates must be credentialed, with a proven, successful, and fruitful ministry to children. To inquire, email resume, picture, references to email@example.com
Lemont Calvary Church is seeking a full-time Children and Family Pastor to join our team and partner with us in helping others know Jesus, love each other, and serve the world! We're searching for someone who loves children's ministry and is passionate about partnering with families as they disciple their kids to reach the lost. As a team, we value self-starters who are relationally engaged, flexible, and encouraging. We place a high value on learning and listening in order to better understand culture and reach people where they're at. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Leading/overseeing Lemont Kids ministry and community outreaches - Recruiting, training, and inspiring the Lemont Kids team - Researching, choosing, and implement curriculum for nursery through 5th Grade - Designing an experiential-based learning environment to help kids know Jesus, loving others, and serving the world (includes stage sets, decor, etc.) - Inspiring and equipping parents with tools, materials, and resources they can use to disciple their children - Leading and overseeing the Wednesday evening Awana program Position details: Full-time salaried, paid vacation, health insurance stipend. Lemont is located in southwest Chicagoland - a small city feel with big city amenities nearby. To submit your resume or receive a full job description, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mechanicsville Christian Center is seeking a motivated team member to pastor this high energy and exciting children’s ministries. This person will have the opportunity to help innovate and shape children’s ministry at MCC for the next generation. Mechanicsville Christian Center, an Assemblies of God church located just outside Richmond, Virginia.
• Oversee and lead development and implementation of all aspects of our children's ministry, from infant to 5th grade, including Sunday morning services and weekly gatherings.
• Seek to create engaging, biblically sound, purpose-filled experiences for families and children in our church.
• Work within our church ideology of equipping parents to be spiritual leaders/teachers of their own children through Sunday school classes, family retreats, core classes, and resource creation. Candidate should be familiar with “Orange” curriculum and other innovative and biblically relevant concepts.
• Recruit and inspire volunteers to serve, involving as many people as possible and creating an environment of team participation within the children’s ministries. Ongoing training and equipping for ministry volunteers.
• Understand and align with the tenants of Christian faith and the main vision of the church. Promote and utilize those tenants within Children’s Ministry.
• Oversee the children's check-in applications and stations with technical support team.
• Manage and oversee annual children’s ministry budget.
• This position reports to the Senior Associate Pastor.
Education & Theology
• Possess a degree in teaching or children's ministries or equivalent ministry experience.
• Be a licensed minister with a base shaped by evangelical theology and our church’s doctrinal statement.
• Previous involvement in a multi-staff church, with a minimum of three years’ ministry experience.
• Vibrant relationship with God.
• Passionate love for Christ and people.
• Loyalty and integrity, supporting the unity of the church and its leadership.
• Creative, innovative, and biblically sound approach to church life and ministry.
• Constructively contributes within the team framework of a church staff.
email resumes to: Mitch Bennett @ email@example.com
We are a church of 125-150 located in the rapidly growing community of Irmo, SC, just outside of Columbia, looking for a part-time Children's Ministry Director. The person we are seeking will oversee our children's ministries, ages birth through 5th grade. Specifically, this includes nursery ministries, kid’s church ministry on Sunday morning, 3-4 special events per year, and the midweek boys and girls clubs on Wednesday nights. This opportunity includes providing vision, volunteer leadership training, and serving in the ministries, as well as related ministries such as parent support. We are a ‘faith begins at home’ church, and the person filling this position must have an understanding of this core value as it relates to serving our families.You will serve by leading our volunteers and /or being directly involved in these ministries. You will be responsible for recruiting, scheduling, modeling, educating, and setting up our volunteers up for success. You will seek to provide a safe, spiritually enriching and educational environment for the children and youth participating in these ministry programs in order to help them develop a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. If you would like more information or would like to be considered for the position, please email your questions or resume' to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Looking for an individual or couple full of energy and passionately in love with Jesus to lead our Children's Ministry! You will be responsible for overseeing birth through 6th grade. Candidates must hold current credentials or seeking credentials with the Assemblies of God. Sidney, New York is located on approximately two square miles in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains along the banks of the Susquehanna River. It is situated in the northwest corner of Delaware County, abutting both Chenango and Otsego counties. There is an incredible opportunity just outside our doors and we're looking for a children's pastor ready to engage our community. This will be a paid position with a starting honorarium of $50.00 weekly. Our community has possible opportunities in medical and educational fields for you and or spouse as another source of income. It is our desire to see this position grow to part-time then full-time. Currently the children’s ministry is led by the pastor’s wife, who with her husband, the pastor, have been working in children’s ministry for over 20 years. Applicant must be someone who can organize and develop strong, creative ministry for children, training up active participants of the church today and the leaders of the church of tomorrow. This person must be able to take initiative and eager to work with diligence. A heart for reaching into the community is essential. Please check out our Facebook page to get a better sense of who we are as a church SidneyNYAssemblyofGod or our website at sidneyagchurch.org.
St. John’s Episcopal Church (www.stjohnsmclean.org), in McLean, VA near Washington D.C., is a vibrant congregation with a long tradition of strong children’s and youth ministries. The church is currently seeking a full-time Director of Family Ministries who will be an integral part of the development of a comprehensive plan for the children’s and youth ministries and implementing changes necessary to accomplish that plan. Main responsibilities include visioning, relationship building with children, youth, parents, volunteers, and church staff, program leadership growth and development, and recruitment, training, and encouragement of volunteers. St. John’s seeks someone who will share their passion for outreach and spiritual formation.Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, at least 3 years of paid experience in children’s and/or youth ministry, familiarity with Episcopal tradition, and an ability to guide youth and adults to grow into leadership. Excellent communication and organization skills are a must along with a strong sense of self.To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to DFMSearch@stjohnsmclean.org.
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Jacksonville, Florida is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry to oversee discipleship of children birth through 5th grade. St. Mark’s is a neighborhood church with a multi-generational congregation that worships in both contemporary and traditional styles. This position would report directly to the Associate Rector for Christian Formation, work closely with the Director of Youth Ministry, and collaborate regularly with St. Mark’s Episcopal Day School. Primary responsibilities for the position include: ● Work with an established volunteer team to continue to design, develop, and implement a vibrant, comprehensive, growing, and sustainable ministry for children ● Oversee all children’s Sunday School offerings including the recruitment, direction, supervision, and support of Sunday School teachers. ● Embrace opportunities to connect and build relationships with the children, families, and staff of St. Mark’s Episcopal Day School ● Collaborate with colleagues to intentionally coordinate multiple intergenerational events throughout the year ● Communicate regularly with key ministry stakeholders (parents, volunteer leaders, day school families, larger congregation, local community) ● Assist clergy in the coordinations of and preparations for baptism ● Develop and maintain the annual children’s ministry budget ● Supervise part-time childcare and nursery staff For more info visit: https://stmarksjacksonville.org/welcome/careers.html
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church is seeking a full-time Minister to Children and Families who will oversee programming and formation for children, birth through fifth grade, and their families. St. Stephen’s is a well-known and established congregation of 1,300 in the suburb of Edina outside
of Minneapolis, MN. The congregation is invested in the spiritual development of its parish and and is excited to add an individual to their team who will enhance their efforts with the children and families.
Working in collaboration with a Children’s Ministry Team, this person will
Develop and foster a vision for spiritual formation for children and their families.
Oversee programming and activities for children including nursery, Sunday Club, worship, children’s chapel, Journey (Wednesday night programming), VBS, and other special events.
Recruit, develop, and empower volunteers serving in the children’s ministry.
Provide pastoral care for children and their families.
Manage administrative tasks such as communications, children’s calendar of events, etc.
The ideal candidate will have the following:
Minimum of 2-3 years paid/volunteer
experience in children’s ministry
Experience in the Episcopal church tradition
Experience in recruiting and developing volunteers
Job Description: Stone Church is seeking a full time Children's Pastor that has a passionate love for children and their spiritual development. Responsibilities include but not limited to: Oversee all programming and ministry for children - infants to 6th grade including Sunday mornings, Wednesday nights, summer programming, camps and special events, etc. Choose and prepare curriculum for each program and each age level. Create environments, activities and programming for each age group that will faculiate learning and encourage spiritual growth. Recruit, train, schedule and lead teams of volunteers. Stone Church is a multi-cultural, multi generational growing church in the Southwest suburbs of Chicago. Stone Church is passionate about reaching the lost in our community, along with missions and prayer.Submit your resume to email@example.com
Children’s Pastor Position Children’s Pastor will be required to: lead and oversee the weekend and mid-week children’s ministry and activities. have the ability to enlist, inspire, delegate, and build a dynamic children’s ministry team and be responsible for the training, orientation and evaluation of SC Kids ministry volunteers. plan and organize SC Kids ministry outreach events. develop relationships with new and existing families of children so as to partner with and encourage parents as they seek to raise their children in the Lord. have familiarity with the Orange children’s ministry curriculum for pre-k - 5th grade students. oversee the SC Kids ministry budget, BGMC fundraising, etc. Salary based on education and related ministry experience (we offer our full-time employees paid vacation health insurance coverage and other benefits). Please send resume, a photo(s), a short video introducing yourself to us, a brief one page or less philosophy statement on what you feel children’s ministry is and/or any additional info that would be helpful in our consideration. email: firstname.lastname@example.org Rev. Russ DeBord - Lead Pastor Sunset Chapel Miami - (affiliated with the Assemblies of God) 9393 Sunset Drive Miami, FL 33173 Ph: 305-271-4094 or 440-823-7364 (mobile)
TAG Church in Little Rock, AR, is seeking to hire two positions: Youth Pastor and Children’s Pastor. A Family Pastor leading all children and student ages is also a possibility. For more information or to send a resume, please email Pastor Dwayne Maynard at email@example.com.
Department: Family Ministries Location: The Good Shepherd Ministries, a non-denominational church in Hagerstown, MD Position: Children’s Ministry Director Reports to: Assistant Pastor Kenneth Brown Classification: Part-time (25 hours), with potential for full-time employment in the future Position Summary: The Good Shepherd Ministries Children’s Director will provide direction and oversight for the TGSM children’s ministry (infant – 6th grade). TGSM offers nursery and all-ages children’s classes during two services: the first on Sunday mornings (which involves two blocks – Sunday School and Worship service) and the second on Tuesday evening. The Children’s Director will provide leadership, training, support and oversight to all Children’s Ministry staff, both volunteer and paid. Ministry growth is a priority. Working closely with the Assistant Pastor, the Children’s Ministry Director will be responsible for the implementation and development of programming for the spiritual formation of children, as well as equipping parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of their sons and daughters. Creating a healthy transition for students graduating from children’s to teen ministries is also important. Unity of purpose and communication between these two departments is crucial. (The Children’s Director will be involved to a large degree in planning and developing 7th-12th grade Sunday School.) Please email me to receive a more detailed job description
Are you looking for a ministry opportunity that would allow you to work with children from troubled backgrounds? Watersprings Ranch is currently looking for Christian couples, who are solid in their faith, to work with us as we minister to children who have experienced abuse, abandonment and neglect. Our desire is to provide them with a home where they feel loved and accepted, one with stability and security. As a House Minister at Watersprings Ranch, you will live in a fully furnished group home provided by the Ranch. House Ministers are on-duty 28 consecutive days and then receive 6 consecutive days of time off. During their time off, house ministers are allowed to stay in the home while the children pack up and move to our “relief” home for those 6 days. House Ministers receive a salary and housing, including utilities, food, and fuel expenses during the 28 days they are on-duty. Additional benefits include health insurance, as well as dental and vision insurance.
Contact Person: Scott Lindner - Pastor
Phone #: 414-425-6181
We are currently looking for an energetic and creative children’s pastor to lead all facets of kids ministry. A complete job description can be obtained by email request. Please submit a resume to Scott Lindner at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!