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 Lighthouse church is looking for our next Children's Pastor. We are a multiethnic, multigenerational church serving in the Southwest area of Dallas (Oak Cliff). This position would oversee Nursery, Preschool, and grades K-5th grade. The person would also oversee out Royal Rangers ministry and other seasonal events. Involvement with our local schools and campus schools would be expected. This is a full time position with benefits.
First Assembly The House of Every Nation Huntsville, AL
Job Description: As a Focus Kids Pastor, you’ll get to oversee Focus Kids, the children’s ministry at Focus Church. This position works as part of the Next Generation team as includes leading a lead team and overseeing the day to day operations of a healthy and effective ministry. General Responsibilities You’ll lead by example, modeling the standard in spiritual growth and principles, including the values of our church – using your gifts, giving generously, and building relationships through groups. You’ll be intentional about developing the leaders on your team. You’ll coach a team by holding regular meetings for personal leadership, competencies, and ensure accountability. You’ll work to empower the team to reach families, promote community, and partner mid week with those families. You’ll lead the way in recruitment for Focus Kids and various family related events. You’ll make curriculum decisions that impact families across multiple campuses.
The Church of the Covenant in Washington, Pennsylvania is seeking a full-time Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries. This individual will oversee the programs of discipleship designed to help people of all ages live a life grounded in a faith in Jesus Christ. Ideal for this role would be an engaging, thoughtful, and relational leader who has experience organizing and supporting teams within a sustainable model of ministry. The Church of the Covenant boasts a multi-generational congregation, devoted to investing in the next generation. This position would report directly to the Pastor. More info can be found Here
Looking for a children's pastor, part-time to volunteer based position for now. We are a growing church with a children's ministry but are looking for a pastor/leader passionate about leading today's generation of world changers, our kids!
Kidz Church Director (Children's Pastor) QUALIFICATIONS: -Born again Christian who feels a call by God into ministry -Adheres to the doctrines of the Assembly of God -Love for children and families -Strong organizational and leadership skills -Ability to build and lead volunteer teams -Ability to dream and cast vision RESPONSIBILITIES: -Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages K - 6th grade, including Sunday morning Sunday school hour and main service hours, family events, summer programming, special events, etc. -Plan and execute a weekly Kidz Church service. -Choose and prepare curriculum for each program and each age level. -Create environments, activities, and programming for each age group that will facilitate learning and encourage spiritual growth. -Recruit, train, schedule, and lead teams of volunteers. -Provide care for children and families within the church including hospital visits and follow-ups. -Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children and families. -Plan and oversee special events such as VBS, Fall Festival, Baby Dedications, etc… -Perform administrative tasks (i.e. background checks, producing promo materials.) -Manage budget forecasts and expenses for ministry. -Be strategically visible during weekend services, attend weekly staff meetings, agreed upon leadership retreats, conferences, and seminars. -Collaborate with Student Pastor and ECM Director to ensure seamless flow of strategy between the ministries
The Children’s Ministries Pastor seeks to change the lives of students and their families by teaching them about the hope, love and purpose God has for their lives.
The Children’s Ministry Pastor will build an environment where children can grow and learn about God.
The Children’s Ministry Pastor plans, coordinates, and produces dynamic, themed, large group experiences for Sundays, Wednesdays, and Special Events.
RESPONSIBILITIES: • Lead the Children’s Ministries staff and volunteer team by maintaining the Vision of Conroe First. • Provide oversight to Children’s Ministries ages Birth to 12 years. • Planning and coordination Sunday Morning Children’s Ministries. • Planning and Coordination of Summer Camp, Retreats, Vacation Bible School, Fall Festival, Easter Egg outreach and other special events. • Oversee and maintain volunteer recruitment and screening process. • Recruiting and equipping teachers and workers for children’s ministry in team ministry. • Developing and implementing a leadership training program. • Oversee the scheduling of volunteers for children ministry positions. • Plan ministries, events and classes geared to families with young children. • Preach and Coordinate at weekly chapels for elementary students at Lifestyle Christian School.
New Life is a well-established spirit filled church looking for a Children's Pastor that wants to join a phenomenal team.We have lots of great history here at New Life, only 3 Senior Pastors in our 50+ years and only 2 Children's Pastors over the last 15 years and they are still on staff in other roles.Our pastoral team has built great chemistry.We are looking for someone who highly desires being a part of a great team. The right candidate will have experience in a thriving children’s ministry and have dynamic communication skills as well.The Children's Pastor roll at New Life is very valuable to us.We believe that Children's ministry is crucial to the church body and want to find someone who has vision to see the ministry grow and thrive.This position covers newborns through 5th grade and averages 100 students each Sunday.
The main role of the children's pastor is to manage and lead programs that minister to young children and their families, by way of activities, education and pastoring.They also need more than the ability to relate to children -- they must have leadership and organization skills to take a leadership role for the administration and management of all activities and classes in the church. This involves spending time for planning, budgeting and taking care of the facilities where children meet. If you are looking for somewhere that highly values children’s ministry, please send us a resume and a video clip introducing yourself.
Full- Time Children’s Minister Capital City Church is a multicultural and multigenerational congregation located in Raleigh, NC. We are seeking a candidate for Children’s Pastor/Minister that would be responsible for Children up to the age of 12. This is a Full-time paid position. To Apply and for more information please submit resume to Pastor Adam Herring
Hillcrest Church is looking for a highly qualified individual or couple to join our team and lead our growing kids ministry. We are located 25 miles east of one of the fastest growing cities in the nation and our church is reaching new young families every week. If you would like more information or to submit your resume, please email Pastor Michael Moak.
Carefree Church is seeking an experienced Director for our Children's Ministry - age birth to pre-teen. We have a great volunteer team in place but need a Staff leader to oversee ministry and develop teams and future leaders. Skills + Characteristics Required: Positivity Flexibility Spiritual maturity Strong Organizational and Leadership skills Servant Hearted Biblically Knowledgeable Excellent Communicator Engaging Teacher Self-Motivated A Proven Passion for Children’s Ministry
We are looking for a Children’s Pastor (kind of obvious on a board for Children’s Ministry :) We are a healthy congregation of nearly 1200 with a great history of influence in the Salt Lake Valley. You may ask, does Mormonism effect the church and ministry? Yes it does! But we believe that God has opened an incredible door for us to effectively and passionately reach families with the great news of Jesus. We are looking for a Children’s Pastor with some experience, preferably in a larger congregation (to understand systems and volunteer engagement). Education is expected to be in line with the experience. Married preferred but NOT required. This is a key hire after a season of transition in the Lead Pastor Role (October 2018). Great potential for huge impact in our valley! Please feel free to call or email. You will be working directly with the Lead Pastor during this process. The church is located in West Valley City, UT. The demographics for our area include 25% Hispanic, so Spanish is a great tool to reach our community. We have a site in Tooele, UT as well as a Spanish Language Site on the Main Campus that meets on Sunday afternoons. SOME expectations: • Parental involvement and empowerment • Volunteer team development • Children’s focused ministry through teams • You will be part of a multi-staff environment • Compensation package to be determined
Seeking a full-time Children's Pastor The Children’s Pastor is responsible to direct and implement all aspects of the children’s ministry of Timber Creek Church in alignment with the missions, vision, values, and strategy laid out by the Senior Pastor. This includes, but is not limited to: Equipping parents to be the primary spiritual nurturers of their children’s faith; Developing relationship with children and their parents; clearly and creatively communicating the Gospel on and off stage to various age groups. The Children’s Pastor will Lead and oversee Elementary (5 Yrs – 5th Grade), Early Childhood (Birth – 4 Yrs), and Special Needs Ministries, along with all Lufkin Campus Dream Teams. In addition, the Children’s Pastor will manage and oversee all Children’s Ministry Staff at all TCC Campuses and is responsible to see them reach and meet expectations and goals in a timely, effective manner and on a consistent basis. For a full job description and to apply for this position, please contact and submit your resume to Jonathan Mendoza (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Looking for a person or couple that has a call of God on their life. Specific to children's ministry. Someone with tons of energy, vision and passion to reach and raise the kids in this generation. I would like someone creative and full of zeal. Amory is an incredible place with unbelievable potential. We have around 50 kids in our 1st-5th grade17-20 in our 3&4 year olds and several babies in our nursery. Job description- Oversee Wednesday night/family night ministries, Sunday Glow Kids/fireflies ministries. Work next to leadership on all outreaches for children ministries. This is a fantastic opportunity and tons of potential. Please contact me through email or on my cell phone number. Asking you to keep this private as we are working behind the scenes of transition with our current Children's Pastor.
City Church is looking for an individual who is passionate about a vision of creative excellence for kids Encountering God, Empowering them in discipleship and Engaging kids in ministry for the church and to reach our City. As a Church, we want to be recognized in our community that children and parents are of utmost importance at City Church. We are looking for a person who can collaborate with five mid-level leaders and continue to grow our volunteer team from 40 to 75. Provide a safe and secure ministry where kids will have blast growing spiritually and being challenged in their age-appropriate areas. Please submit all resumes to email@example.com
The full-time Children’s Pastor will be responsible for overseeing the following departments at Tracy Community Church. Pre-school through 5th grade Sunday morning and Wednesday evening programs. They will have proven leadership skills and understand the importance of working through leaders of teams to minister to children. They will have a proven administrative skill set to oversee schedules, coordinate activities, and establish systems that will help with growth for the future. West Valley Christian Academy Chaplain. The Chaplain is responsible for coordinating the weekly Wednesday chapels for K – 8th grades, including worship and speaking. Responsibilities: * Network, recruit, train, and support adult volunteers to lead all children’s ministry departments. * Ensure that all children’s environments are welcoming, safe, clean, and fun for all ages. * Lead and train volunteer teams to minister during two Sunday morning services. * Lead and train volunteer teams to minister 90 minute programs on Wednesday nights. * Plan and coordinate children’s events and outreaches for the community. * Have or be willing to work towards obtaining an AG minister’s credentials. * Must have a sense of humor.
We are searching for a full-time Children’s Ministry Director/Pastor to join our team. Newspring Church is located in Springboro, Ohio, and is a great growing city with young families. We are looking for strong leadership and excellent presentation skills. This role will require effective team building and training, hands-on ministry with Jr High, elementary children, and oversight of the nursery through preschool ministry. Ministry or education experience is preferred. You can go to newspringlive.com for an overview of our church vision and culture. You can contact, request a job description, send resumes and video presentations to pastor Shannon Wooten at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking for a high-level leader, fully invested and trained in leading our Family Ministry programming for children from birth through fifth grade. The ideal candidate will have experience leading Family/Children’s Ministry in a large or mega-church context. Prior experience is required. The Children's Pastor is someone with a deep love for Jesus Christ and His people, someone with a passion for children and their families, someone who can thrive in a team environment, and someone who is able to grow our children and their families in their relationship with Jesus Christ. The Children's Pastor will: Develop, coordinate, and implement an effective ministry to children and their families, while fully investing into their lives. Serve as the primary leader and communicator to the church and community for this ministry. Identify, invite, and train volunteers and leaders to be a part of a dynamic and growing Family Ministry. Oversee a direct staff of up to 20 part-time employees. Create, lead, and oversee irresistible and unforgettable Children’s Ministry programming, including worship, curriculum, and any technology needs through volunteers and or part-time staff. Create opportunities for children to use their gifts to serve God and His kingdom. Plan, coordinate, and execute special events throughout the year that provide meaningful opportunities for children and their families to grow in their faith.
Part-time position for Children's Pastor at Promise Church. Promise Church is a small church right now of about 30 people and is in need of someone to work with our kids. Right now we have 4-8 kids ages 4-11 that meet on Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights. We currently meet at the Cleburne Conference Center on Sunday mornings and a local school building on Wednesday nights. We are looking for someone called to work with kids that is willing to go where God needs them. We would like to have some experience working with kids in a church setting as a children's pastor, assistant, adult worker etc. This position is part-time with very little pay due to our size. It would require the person to work outside of the church until the church could grow large enough to financially support them. So this is a step of faith from someone willing to say YES to where God needs them. What we need from those interested is to send us their resume along with a letter telling us about themselves, their family, their testimony and their church history. Please feel free to ask any questions that you might have. All inquiries need to be done via email and not phone calls. Thank you and be blessed!
Upper Room Assembly of God is seeking a credential holding AG Children’s Pastor for a multicultural South Florida church. For more information or to send a resume, please email Pastor Avery L. Jones at email@example.com. Recent graduates welcome to apply.
CHURCH SIZE: 1001 to 1500 JOB TYPE: Full-Time ABOUT BRAVE CHURCH: Our mission statement is, “leading people to love people.” In the past 3 years we have doubled in attendance in every area, recently added a second location with plans for a third, and we are on mission to continue to reach more people. Brave Kids is a ministry that serves about 150-200 kids weekly during our Sunday services at both campuses. We serve families with children from the age of newborn through 5th grade. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Recruit and Develop a Buzzing Kids Ministry Team - Create Deep, Fun, and Foundational - Faith Message with Props and Object Lessons - Oversee Kid’s Ministry at Multiple Campuses - Prepare Curriculum and Resources for Teachers - Teach in Upper Elementary at Least Once a Week - Develop New Teachers and Teams - Coordinate and Run a 3-5 Day Kids Camp in the Summer - Parent Connections - Schedule Teams on Planning Center - Host Team Meetings (Quarterly) - Work with BRAVE YTH Ministry to Transition Students - Prepare and Execute Annual Kid’s Outreaches (Easter, Harvest Festival, Christmas Performances, Summer Activities) EXPECTATIONS: - Able to Work on a Team - Love for Kids and Family Ministry - Desire to Develop Leaders - Multi-Fascited - Able to Work in a High Pressure Environment - Able to Disciple Leaders - Can Attend Weekly Staff Meetings and Retreats - Can Commit to Serve the Leadership of Brave Church - Open Minded and Creative Thinker - Lead Adult Small Groups
General Description Provide direction and oversight for the Children’s Ministry at PowerPoint (infant – 6th grade). Specifically, this position will lead and manage children’s programming for Sunday mornings, summer activities, including camp and VBS, and community outreach, throughout the year. Work with Pastor Kitty (Youth Director) in organizing said events. Meet with kids’ team volunteers and Pastor Kitty (Youth Director) on a regular basis to evaluate the ministry, brainstorm, dream, create, and cast vision. Meet regularly with the team to coordinate volunteer scheduling and serving pattern Train, teach and develop others within the team in order to make the team stronger. Schedule quarterly outings (meals/events) off campus for the team in order to build relationship(s). (Submit ideas and budget 60 days in advance for approval, see admin sec. for approval form). Pursue continual learning in the field of children’s ministry. Creating fresh teaching methods and ideas regularly to guard against stagnation. Be able to teach and communicate to kids in large and small environments. Crafting a high energy, multi-sensory, and age-appropriate environments for kids. Communicate, train and lead parents. Work to foster a passion in kids for local and global mission using BGMC and other tools. Identify, invite, train, and empower leaders to be a part of the Children’s Ministry. For a full description go here: https://tinyurl.com/PPCKidMin.
United Church of Santa Fe (www.unitedchurchofsantafe.org) is seeking a full time Minister of Children, Youth and Families who will oversee its comprehensive and multi-faceted program that builds the faith of infants through high school students and nurtures faith formation for the congregation. The United Church of Santa Fe is a welcoming, intergenerational, and mission minded congregation, belonging to the United Church of Christ, in the capital city of New Mexico. United’s call is to “Love God. Love Neighbor. Love Creation.” Santa Fe is the oldest state capital a center for music from classical to contemporary, the 3rd largest art market in the US, and is replete with diverse outdoor activities. In addition, the faith communities of northern New Mexico include centuries-old Native American traditions and Hispanic Catholicism, as well as progressive and evangelical Protestants, Buddhists, and others. With newly renovated and dedicated space for children and youth programming, the Minister of Children, Youth and Families will grow the children and youth ministry programs to develop a lively faith and deep resilience in our young people. We want them to have a relationship with the living God, to know Jesus’ story and follow in his ways, and to be open to the power of the Spirit. We also want to build Christian leaders who will impact their church and community with God’s love. More info here:http://hireayouthpastor.com/churches/1889/jobs/2700
This position is a great opportunity for the right person to join our team and serve in a growing multi-cultural, contemporary, presence driven church. SUMMARY: To provide leadership and direction that creates a life-giving atmosphere of vibrant and enticing discipleship and evangelism for the children, parents, and River of Life Church Kids Teams of River of Life Church. This oversight includes direct responsibility for Nursery, Preschool, Kids Church, Wednesday night Kids Connect and Check-in. EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED: • Ephesians 4:11-13. Develop a team that is fully qualified to serve the Lord by serving one another. • Ability to communicate the Gospel through various means to children at various ages. • Leadership background and experience serving with kids/teens and a proven passion for children and parents. • Proven ability to lead volunteers. • Project management experience. • Lead and build teams to execute all aspects of children’s ministry for weekend gatherings. • Recruit, develop, and train high quality leaders for team roles including background checks. • Develop integrated training processes for nursery, preschool, kids church, and check-in team members. • Work closely with team leaders and analyze effectiveness of programming and adjust as needed. • Maintain children’s ministry facility standards. • Maintain monthly rotation schedules for each team. MORE ON PROVIDED WEBSITE
We're a small church plant currently meeting in Friendswood TX. (South Of Houston) We have just brought on a new Worship and Youth Pastor and are also looking for a Children's Pastor. We prefer someone with an Assembly of God background but must at least have a Spirit filled background. We would really like it if you can do other things to contribute to the growth of our church such as outreach, young adult ministry, etc. This will start as part time but will work into full time. This possibly could be full time now depending on the positions you fill. If you want the challenge of being a part of something new and exciting and you think you can build a kid's ministry
We are looking for a young, energetic person/couple to lead our kid’s ministry consisting of young people K-5th grade. This consists of leading Sunday morning Kid’s Church, volunteers and associated ministries. This would also include overseeing children’s ministry on Wednesday nights. Provide a well-balanced approach to ministry meeting all the needs of kids including: - a place to belong and be accepted - a place that helps them understand their identity and potential - a place to be challenged in the things of God - a place to grow deeper in a relationship with God and encounter Him in a real way. -Oversee all kid’s ministry departments (both Sunday and Wednesday) -Minister directly to kids K-12th grade during Sunday morning services. -Lead Kid’s Summer Outreach (VBS, Mega Sports Camp, Visiting Ministry, etc.) -Effectively lead, disciple and mentor a team of volunteers that will assist in ministry duties. -Provide consistent follow-up and pastoral care for kids and their families. -Oversee yearly calendar comprised of fellowship events, discipleship opportunities, outreach efforts, service projects, camps, and all other Assemblies of God district events. -Lead/Oversee Kid’s Sunday Classes. -Work with Youth Pastor to promote a smooth transition for students from Kid’s Ministry to Youth Ministry.
Grace United Methodist Church (Grace Church) seeks a full time Director of Children and Family Ministry. Grace Church is a growing church with over 900 members and a weekly worship attendance around 520. The Sunday morning children’s ministry has around 25 children in classes and another 50 in Kids Church during our contemporary service. Grace Church seeks an enthusiastic leader to join our staff team and oversee this expanding ministry in an expanding community! An applicant will ideally have some of the following training and/or experience: Experience leading, managing and organizing volunteers and experience volunteering in or leading a children’s ministry, a background in early childhood or elementary education or preferably Christian education, ministry training. Salary dependent on training and experience. Primary Purpose: To plan, develop, organize and oversee Grace UMC’s children’s ministry to strategically fulfill our mission of leading our children, families and those yet to come to know, love and serve Jesus. Professional Responsibility: To recruit, equip and empower members of Grace UMC to serve Christ through Grace UMC’s children’s ministry (birth – 6th grade). Develop a program that nurtures and grows children’s personal faith in Jesus Christ and involves them in the life of the congregation. For more information including a full job description, visit: https://www.gracechurchperrysburg.com/employment
Lifehouse is an 18-month-old church plant that meets in a Regal Theater in Newport News, VA, which is located 40 minutes north of Virginia Beach and 20 minutes south of Williamsburg, VA. We are currently averaging 450 people on Sunday mornings, with 100 of them being kids birth-5th grade. The Lifehouse Kids Pastor will provide leadership, administration and direction for Lifehouse Kids, which includes ages birth-5th grade, along with all recruiting, training, empowering and discipleship of volunteers. Expected work hours: 45 hours per week Compensation: TBD
Life360 Church Conway Campus has an immediate opening for a full-time Children’s/Youth Pastor who has a heart to reach the children and youth of Conway for Christ. We are looking for an individual to start, grow and develop a children’s and youth ministry. Candidate must be willing to live in Conway. Duties to include building a kid’s Sunday school program, planning kids’ events and working with the ‘At Risk Children’s meal program’ in the Conway School District. This is a paid position. Please send resumes to: Pastor David Bull at David@life360.org or email for more information.
Children’s Pastor Position – Pawnee Assembly is looking for a self starter, visionary and team builder to join its staff. This can be a full time position. PAG has brand new children’s facilities reaching many new young families. This position must serve a strong outreach, spiritual growth and missions vision. VBS, Junior Bible Quiz and local outreach and connecting with our schools are vital to the children’s ministry vision. PAG desires to see our kids connecting to Jesus, be spirit filled, have a passion for missions and become strong leaders early. Please inquire by sending resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Berean Church Position: Children/Families Pastor-Director
Location: Pleasant Hill, Iowa
Denomination/Affiliation: Assembly of God Weekly
Berean Church of the Assembly of God is located in Pleasant Hill, Iowa, a suburb east of Des Moines. We are currently searching for our next full time Children/Families Ministry Pastor/Director. We are looking for an energetic team player that will assist in continuing to provide hope for the future in our community. This individual would oversee birth-5th grade ministries by building strong partnerships with families, recruitment and training of the volunteer leadership team, and implementing a ministry strategy focus on developing a community for children that provides a Biblical foundation of hope for their future. Qualifications would include experience working in a leadership capacity in Children’s Ministry having a track record of being a self-motivated starter, with strong relational skills, time management skills, dynamic team building skills, and should be a strong communicator. Please submit resume & references to: KevinUmphress@BereanAG.com
We are looking for an energetic person or couple that is called to win children to Jesus Christ. We have 8 local school districts that surround our city. Our church currently has a daycare and a private school for children 18 months thru 8th grade. Our church is very committed to children's ministry. We own a campground facility which we are hosting our very own summer kid's camp this year. We also are very involved in Royal Rangers, Mpact Girls Minsitry, as well as JBQ. Summer is our biggest time of the year and we hope to have someone soon to fill this role. Our VBS program is always a hit with the community and growing yearly. If you are interested in this position please call the church office at 903-306-1978 or email our secretary at email@example.com You can also find us on Facebook at: Church House, The Whistle Stop Kids Ministries, The Training Station Child Development Center, Lighthouse Christian Academy or check our campgrounds at Lighthouse Farms.
We are currently looking for a full-time Children’s Pastor to join our team and minister to the children of our church and community. We our an outreach oriented and missions minded church that has a strong presence in our county. We want a children’s pastor who truly loves children and is called to children’s ministry. For more information about our church go to our website or contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
To over see but not necessarily lead all the Children's ministries at the Lighthouse Assembly of God Church. We need a couple who would be willing to oversee activities and ministries such as children's church, Kidz Blast, kids camp, vbs, bgmc, royal rangers, mpact, kids fundraisers,
We're building a team that is passionate about reaching people. We started Reach church in 2017. We have just sold our current property and are relocating as a new church. We're currently in Friendswood TX but will likely move to a nearby city. We are an Assembly of God church. Our vision is to be a Bible based, contemporary Spirit filled church that's reaching up, reaching in and reaching out. This is a paid part time position. Pay will depend on how much you can do. We are also looking for a youth pastor and a worship pastor as well. This is a great chance for a passionate person that loves the challenge of being a part of something new. Lot's of exciting challenges ahead and we are excited for you to take the journey with us!
Searching for a full time Children’s Ministry Director for a growing, healthy, and forward moving church in Muncie, Indiana averaging over 700 every weekend with 100 children. Excellent presentation skills and a commitment to biblical literacy are essential. This role will require effective team building and training, hands on ministry with elementary children and oversight of the nursery through preschool ministry team leaders. Ministry or education experience is preferred. Information regarding Glad Tidings may be found at www.munciegt.org and resumes, references, and video samples of presentations should be sent to Pastor Kevin Holt at email@example.com.
We are replacing a full-time children's director position. Depending on candidates, we will either be replacing it with another full-time person or multiple part-time people with the right skills in the right areas to work well as a team. When you apply, please indicate in the cover letter whether you are interested in full-time and/or part-time.We are looking for someone who can:-- Motivate, train and manage our large team of volunteers (in excess of 100 volunteers for some events) and 2 part-time assistants-- Be the face of Sunday mornings for families and children including being a dynamic large group presenter and good mentor of children's small group leaders-- Recruit adults, youth and older children and empower them effectively as volunteers for Sundays and various events throughout the year multiplying workers and leaders-- Administrate the ministry through effectively supplying fantastic digital and in person support and focus for volunteer workers, leaders, teams, parents and social media marketing to the community-- Execute on and regularly refine a fantastic assimilation plan for children of all ages and their families-- Continue to encourage and develop the children's teams: Prayer team, worship team, welcome team.
Position Overview: The Kids Pastor’s primary purpose is to carry out the vision of Mosaic Church by effectively building and overseeing the ministries and activities that interface with children (6 weeks-5th grade) and their families. They are responsible for leadership and direction of all ministries that have direct contact with children and their families. Responsibilities:Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages 6 weeks-5th grade; including Sunday mornings, Wednesday evenings, special events, etc.Prepare weekly Orange curriculum for elementary classroomsProvide oversight for the Preschool and Nursery CoordinatorsInvite, train, schedule, and lead teams of volunteersProvide care for children and their families within the church Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children and their familiesPlan and oversee special events such as Kids Camp, Outreaches, Move Up Sunday, etc.Attend weekly staff meetingRequirements:Minimum of two years of experience in children’s ministry leadership environmentBachelor’s degree preferred but not requiredAlignment with the Assemblies of GodEffective leadership skillsMaturity and good judgement in dealing with interpersonal mattersAbility to work in a team environment
Nassau Christian Center located in Princeton, NJ is looking for a full time Family Life Pastor. We are a multicultural/multigenerational church located directly across from Princeton University. We are less than an hour from NYC and Philadelphia. We offer a competitive salary package with benefits. We are a church whose heart is to touch the world. The Family Life Pastor is responsible for oversight of NCC initiatives that connect families to the church. Staff at NCC spend time discipling the volunteer ministry leaders to make disciples who make disciples. The primary responsibilities of the Family Life Pastor include: 1) Building relationships with children and their families while pointing them to Jesus. 2) Loving and equipping parents to engage in their child's spiritual growth. 3) Recruiting and training volunteers to make followers of Jesus. If you are interested in impacting the world with us please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org attention Pastor David.
Maranatha Assembly of God Church is looking for a Children's pastor that is passionate about teaching and guiding children in the love and truth of Jesus Christ. We believe that our children will need to be like Daniel: a person of prayer, self-discipline, and influence in their generation. Our church mission statement is: Building People, Building Families, and Building the Kingdom. We are looking for a person or married couple that will join our team ministry staff and help us fulfill this mission. It is important that we reach into the community that God has placed us in through our schools and different outreach programs. It would be beneficial for the applicant to have a degree in either Children's Ministry, Family Ministry, Education or have 3-5 years experience in Children's Ministry. The applicant must hold credentials in the Assemblies of God or willing to pursue credentials. For a full job description and application, please email email@example.com.
To provide leadership and direction that creates a life-giving atmosphere of vibrant and enticing discipleship and evangelism for the children, parents, and River of Life Church Kids Teams of River of Life Church. This oversight includes direct responsibility for Nursery, Preschool, Kids Church, Wednesday night Kids Connect and Check-in. • Represent River of Life Church’s mission, vision, and values and create a team culture that reflects its values. • Serve as lead minister for Sunday morning KIDS church. Availability to teach 3 out of 4 weeks per month (until teaching team is developed). • Maintain strong communication and relationship with Lead Pastor to ensure the vision of the Lead Pastor is implemented in all aspects of kids ministry. • Lead and build teams to execute all aspects of children’s ministry for weekend gatherings. • Recruit, develop, and train high quality leaders for team roles including background checks. • Develop integrated training processes for nursery, preschool, kids church, and check-in team members. • Work closely with team leaders and analyze effectiveness of programming and adjust as needed. • Maintain children’s ministry facility standards. • Maintain monthly rotation schedules for each team. • Maintain consistent communication with teachers providing them with the lesson and materials for each week. • Maintain consistent communication with parents including monthly email updates, and parent cues. • Track growth for future development.
Weekly Attendance: 1,400 Location: Jackson, TN Denomination & Affiliations: Non-Denominational About the Position: The Children’s Director of Love & Truth Church will provide leadership, vision, and direction that creates a life-giving atmosphere of vibrant and enticing discipleship and evangelism for the children, parents, and children’s ministry team of Love & Truth Kids (LTK). The Children’s Director will manage all aspects of the elementary ministry at the North Campus, with direct responsibility overseeing both the LTK elementary age children and the LTK Lead Team. All of the above responsibilities will be accomplished in a way that embraces the culture of excellence that runs deep in Love & Truth Church. What We Are Searching For/Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in Education or Children’s Ministry is preferred. The following describes many of the characteristics of the ideal candidate for the Children’s Director: A theological stance that embraces the gifting’s of the Holy Spirit as part of his/her relationship with Christ. Leadership experience in large church (1000+). Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to speak to large groups. Skilled in identifying, attracting and recruiting new leaders. Experience in empowering people and leading teams of staff and volunteers. Demonstrate patience in dealing with children. Ability to effectively work with a wide variety of constituents: pastoral staff, volunteer workers, parents, etc.
The Children’s Pastor will provide direction and oversight for the Kids Ministry at Bellerose Assembly of God Church (infant – 6th grade). Specifically, this position will lead and manage children’s programming for three services on Sunday mornings (100+ attendance), summer activities, including VBS (120+ attendance), and community outreach (300+ attendance), throughout the year. Success in this role will be determined by:
The development of an effective ministry to children that leads to church growth.
Children being saved, spirit filled, and discipled through ministry endeavors.
Expansion of ministry programming. -Increased outreach programming.
A 'buzz' in the church about the Children's Ministry.
Development of ministry infrastructures that support growth.
A growing and rooted volunteer base.
The Children's Pastor gaining rapport and building trust within the church community, while being viewed as a pastor.
amily Worship Center: JOB DESCRIPTION Position: Children’s Pastor Mission, Vision, Strategy and Values of FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER Family Worship Center exists to teach and live Biblical truth and be a place of unwavering commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. That’s our mission, and it’s what we’re always striving to do. Our mission statement is “Helping Every Person Find Their Place in God’s Plan” Our vision is to reach the unchurched and to disciple believers to become thriving followers of Jesus as we restore the Stateline area with the gospel of Jesus Christ. Our strategy is to seek, serve, and grow. As we worship, pray, and share the Gospel of Jesus Christ, we seek the glory of God. For His glory, we serve and care for one another, our community, our nation, and our world. Part of this service is helping people grow in community and in a personal relationship with Jesus through live giving relationships. About This Role The Children’s Pastor is directly responsible for leading the Children’s Ministry at Family Worship Center by developing and implementing curriculum for the spiritual formation of children and equipping parents to lead their children spiritually. With energetic leadership abilities, the Children’s Pastor executes current ministry programs/events and comes up with creative ideas for continuing to engage children. The Children’s Pastor also provides oversight for children’s worship services and all children’s ministry staff and volunteers.
New Life Church is a congregation of 300 people in a community of approximately 15,000. We believe God has called us to be a church that exists to help people find and follow Jesus. To help us in this mission we are looking for a Full-Time Children's Pastor. The Children's Pastor will provide leadership and oversight for the kids ministries at New Life Church. He or she will passionately model effective hands-on ministry to kids and their families as well as raising up a team of volunteer leaders to effectively lead and staff New Life’s kids ministries. He or she will also work to partner with parents and families in passing faith to the next generation by helping kids find and follow Jesus. New Life’s goal for Children’s Ministries is to work toward developing a common vision, philosophy, and strategy across our kids ministries that works in partnership with our youth ministries to ensure strategic discipleship that is in line with New Life’s mission for kids and youth of all ages. The person who holds this position is responsible for overseeing and executing with excellence the Children's Ministries of New Life, including Sunday early childhood classrooms, kid’s church, kid’s outreaches and other kid’s programs. To learn more about New Life Church feel free to visit our website at www.newlifepierre.com. Please email resumes or any questions you may have to Lead Pastor Jake Krahn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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: 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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
Epic Church is looking for a dynamic, passionate, fun-loving individual to head up our Family ministry from birth through 12th grade. The Family Pastor provides direction and oversight for the entire EpicKidz Ministry at Epic Church (Birth-5th grade) as well as Epic Student Ministries (6th-12th grade). Epic church currently has one service on Sunday morning averaging 25 kids and a Wednesday night program that averages 12 kids and 10 youth. The Family Pastor provides leadership, training, support, and oversight to all Family ministry staff. The Family Pastor is responsible for the implementation and development of programming for the spiritual formation of children and teens and equipping parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of the their children. Epic Church is a growing Assembly of God church of 130 located in Lincoln Nebraska. We are a family oriented church where 25% of our congregation is children! We are pentecostal in our theology. For more information check us out online at www.eclincoln.com or on facebook. Salary for this position is $25,000-$30,000 a year. Please email your resume & references firstname.lastname@example.org
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]