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 has been contacted by the churches listed below regarding open positions they currently have. Prospective staff members may contact any of these churches by using the link provided to email the contact person or by the church website link.
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.
The Family and Children’s Pastor is responsible for all aspects of ensuring the spiritual growth and development of children ages birth through 5th grade. This includes curriculum selection, volunteer recruitment and development, classroom management, and operational management necessary to ensure successful, continuously improving weekend children’s services and special events. This position will report to the Associate Pastor and will collaborate daily with the rest of the Living Hope Team. The Family and Children’s Pastor will work to support/complement the overarching vision of Living Hope – to Love God, Love People, and Serve both.
A full-time Children's Pastor is sought who is a credentialed minister with the Assemblies of God, is a good speaker and communicator, creative, hardworking, detail oriented, works well with others, is self-motivated, evangelistic, and can fulfill all related Children's Pastor duties.
Adventure Church is a growing modern church in rural Wisconsin! 1.5 hours from the twin cities, and Duluth, MN. We have an amazing church culture and growing Kids ministry, and are looking for the right kids pastor/director to fill that role! Our area is surrounded by cabins, lake houses, recreational everything trails, lakes, etc. We have an amazing staff, and can't wait to meet you and read your resume. Send one in today! This is a full-time or part time position in a healthy multi-generational church. At Adventure, we seek to love God and love People, and always strive to point others towards Jesus. For more information about kid min responsibilities, send your resume in at @ [email protected] and we can't wait to hear from you!
Full-Time Children’s Pastor - Overland Park First Assembly of God is looking to hire a full-time Kids Pastor! First Assembly of God is a growing church with a lot of opportunities to reach families with children. This person needs to be able to build teams and inspire volunteers to help reach the next generation. We see a church where children can experience God, discover their purpose, and make a difference. We want Kids Ministry to be the best experience of a kid’s week. The next generation matters!
About the Children's Pastor: The Family and Children’s Pastor is responsible for all aspects of ensuring the spiritual growth and development of children ages birth through 5th grade. This includes curriculum selection, volunteer recruitment and development, classroom management, and operational management necessary to ensure successful, continuously improving weekend children’s services and special events. This position will report to the Associate Pastor and will collaborate daily with the rest of the Living Hope Team. The Family and Children’s Pastor will work to support/complement the overarching vision of Living Hope – to Love God, Love People, and Serve Both.
Bethel is seeking a part (possibly full) time minister to oversee Bethel Kidz. We desire that everyone who comes will experience God’s presence in some way! Responsibilities: - Provide leadership and oversight for elementary ages 6-12 to develop fully devoted followers of Christ - Cultivate relationships with kids, parents/guardians - Challenge and encourage spiritual growth in the lives of all kids through creative ministry - Recruit ministry partners and develop them - Plan and coordinate children’s events and family activities - Teach God’s word in a way that they will grow in Biblical knowledge and relationship with Jesus - Establish and/or develop discipleship options for children - Partner with parents in all areas of children’s ministry and work to include, involve and inform. Qualifications: - Belief in the fundamental truths of the Assemblies of God - Credentialed with the Assemblies of God or working on credentials Experience and Knowledge Required: Flexible mindset and willingness to be a team player Duties and Responsibilities Lead Children's Ministry Teams on Sundays and Wednesdays and special events Provide pastoral care for kids and parents through cards, calls, and follow up Employees possess and exhibit the following core values in their daily lives: Good Character: Loyalty – Integrity – Humility Work Ethic: Excellence - Ownership – Self-Starter Attitude: Positive - Teachable - Flexible Relational: Approachable - Friendly - Team Player - Caring
Essential Job Functions: Oversee all Elementary Kids ministry programs, events, and volunteers in Christ Chapel’s Children’s Ministry. Create fun events for kids and their families outside of the weekend experience. Participate and manage elementary kids quarterly and yearly events: Summer Camp, Giving Tree, Spring and Fall outreaches, etc. Provide primary administrative support for Elementary Kids Ministry. Maintain and steward children’s ministry budget as approved by Lead Pastor. Recruit volunteers and manage a rotating volunteer schedule for Elementary ministry. Make Christ Chapel Kids the best hour in every child’s week! Be the primary teacher in elementary ministry during weekend services. Develop a dynamic worship ministry for elementary ministry. Develop teams for kids to serve and grow in their leadership. Develop the facility to create a fun and engaging environment for kids and leaders. Partner with parents in providing connection opportunities, training, and resourcing for discipleship at home. Promote a culture of giving and generosity within elementary ministry. Train Elementary Kids team members in their roles and assist in presenting opportunities, such as workshops and seminars, that will build upon their skills. Build and maintain godly relationships, and actively partner in prayer with caregivers, children, volunteers, and children’s ministry staff.
Mountain Home First Assembly of God Mountain Home, AR
Mountain Home First Assembly - Full Time Kids Pastor Mountain Home First Assembly is looking for a Kids Pastor to join our team. This is a full time position with benefits. MH1AG is a thriving, contemporary church with a healthy multi-generational congregation located in beautiful north central Arkansas. We have seen exponential growth in recent years and are poised for that growth to continue. Our vision is to be a church where people can encounter Jesus, embrace the Spirit, and engage in community. For more information regarding the Kids Pastor job responsibilities and expectations, please send your resume to [email protected] or call the church office at 870-425-4401.
Childrens Pastor/Director River of Life, an Assembly of God church located in Southern Colorado, in the San Luis Valley is currently accepting resumes for a children’s Pastor/Director. We are hiring a Pastor/Director who is passionate about sharing the love and message of Jesus with families, inspiring others to serve, and providing environments that allow kids to connect with other kids and leaders. The Children’s Pastor/Director will oversee life and direction of the Nursery 0 – 2 years old, Wee fish 3 – 5 years old, and Kids Net 6 – 11 years old. The ability to communicate effectively with children and parents. Strong personal leadership, time management and organizational skills. An engaging personality. High level networking and interpersonal strengths. A positive, patient, and professional attitude and demeanor. Experience in working with, leading, and developing teams. The Pastor/Director gives direct oversight to the children’s programming. He/she will participate in weekly staff meetings, training, as well as creative planning meetings. He/She will also be the main teacher for Kids Net. Pastor/Director will work with our team in all aspects of programming, leadership development, structures and systems, and internal/external communication. This position reports directly to the Lead Pastor. The ideal candidate will have the following: A growing walk with Jesus with a strong understanding of His Word. Credentials with or pursuing ministerial credentials.
We're all about pouring into this generation and the next! Our goal for our children's ministry is to equip these young people with the knowledge and love of God. That as they go out they will be empowered to not just see change in their lives, but in the lives of the people around them. Responsibilities - Sunday Service from 10:00am - 12:00pm : teach, games, check-in, volunteer recruiting...etc. - Team Building: This may the most crucial part of this entire position. Instead of taking on the job themselves (which is doable with limited time), we would like the pastors main focus to be to build an effective team around them. - Annual Events: VBS, Fall Outreach, Easter - these are all hands on deck events, so you will not be planning them alone. This being said as the Children's Pastor the more vision, excitement and direction you can bring the better. We're looking for someone hungry for God that our team can do life with, as we disciple and build each other up.
Central Assembly of God is seeking a Children and Families pastor. Responsibilities include being the primary leader over all children’s ministries, facilitating our connect groups in the church, and working to promote strong families. Central Assembly is located in Haughton, Louisiana in the Shreveport/Bossier City area. This is a full-time position and includes a competitive salary, health insurance, retirement, and paid vacation.
Responsible to: Lead Pastor and/or Associate Pastor
General Position Description: The Children’s Pastor is responsible for the pastoring of children and their families through the implementation of a ministry strategy that inspires interest in God and develops a foundation of faith that will last a lifetime.
Ministry Specific Responsibilities: Cast vision for a vibrant Children’s Ministry that allows children to learn about Jesus and experience Him personally Recruit and develop a dynamic leadership team of volunteers through providing resources and training Develop an active outreach ministry to elementary children and their families Oversee and resource Wednesday evening Royal Rangers and Mpact Girl programs Encourage children to participate in BGMC - Boys and Girls Missionary Challenge Provide opportunities for parents to enhance their parenting skills and improve their relationship with their children Implement policies for the safety and security of children, including but not limited to effective use of check-in and check-out procedures and technology through Planning Center Cooperate with the sharing of space and resources with other ministries and/or departments Work with the Academy Director in providing weekly chapel services for the students Work with the Youth Pastor in helping transition kids from the children’s ministry to youth ministry Participate in summer children’s camps provided by the Peninsular Florida Children’s department
The Kids Pastor serves as the primary kids leader for the Central Campus that will prove pastoral leadership to the campus and assure the systems, practices and policies of the church responsibly and effectively support its ministry activities. He/she will oversee life and direction of the kids ministry (newborn - 5th grade) under the direction of the Lead and Associate pastor. The Kids Pastor provides leadership, vision and direction that creates a life-giving atmosphere of vibrant and enticing discipleship and evangelism for children, parents and the Kid City team of Glad Tidings Church. He/she gives direct oversight to the children’s programming and will also be the main teaching pastor for the kids ministry. This requires firm grasp and understanding of the beliefs, values and strategy of Glad Tidings and the ability to align staff and key leadership with its mission, vision and values. Areas of focus include group building, worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach. Serve as an engaging spiritual leader and role model with a strong biblical background. The Kids Pastor must be a visionary leader that develops others, a servant leader, shepherd and casts the vision God has given to the Glad Tidings Church Network. He/she will participate in weekly staff meetings/training, as well as creative planning meetings. We believe in declaring hope and developing people, so that they can reach their God given potential.