Director of Children's Ministry

Posted 11 days 7 hours ago by Mandarin Presbyterian Church

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Executive Positions
Florida, Jacksonville, United States, 32099
Job Description


Reports to:

The Director of Children's Ministry will report directly to the Pastor of Next Generation Ministries.

Areas of Primary Responsibility

  1. Maintain a growing and vibrant relationship with Jesus Christ.
  2. Responsible for overall operation and structure of the Children's Ministry program (1st - 5th grade), and its continuing development.
  3. Ensure the program is aligned with the mission and vision of Mandarin Presbyterian Church.
  4. Coordinate all children's activities with the church calendar, so as to enhance, not conflict with the total ministry of the church.
  5. Oversee and coordinate all children's Sunday School activities and volunteers.
  6. Recruit and train teachers and volunteers.
  7. Oversee curriculum selection, development and ensuring its implementation.
  8. Oversee any children's mid-week activities and volunteers.
  9. Oversee and coordinate all SCAMP (VBS) activities and volunteers.
  10. Work closely with K and Under Coordinator to ensure coordinated care for all children.
  11. Develop and direct programs for special events as needed (Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday).
  12. Participate on design team for community events (Pumpkin Jam, Eggstravaganza)
  13. Attend and participate in staff meetings and Next Gen meetings, working cooperatively with all other staff members.
  14. Prepare and execute the Children's Ministry budget in coordination with the Pastor of Next Gen Ministries.
  15. Oversee children's attendance and entering into the church data system (can be done by Assistant)
  16. Direct FRAT House (5th grade program) and Work with Directors of Student Ministries to ensure smooth transition of 5th graders into student ministry.
  17. Support Buddy Break Volunteer Coordinator and program for special needs families
  18. Participate in leadership of K-Kamp and Family Camp as needed.
  19. Oversee internship program with Pastor of Next Generation Ministries.
  20. Includes hiring, evaluation, and regular meetings for development and growth.
  21. Oversee care of children's ministry equipment and facilities.
  22. Intentionally balance time, understanding the importance of self and family care.
  23. Reporting directly to the Director of Children's Ministry:
  24. Children's Ministry Assistant (part time)
  25. Summer Intern

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