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Director of Children's Ministry

First Baptist Church

Lake Saint Louis, MO

www.fbclsl.org

Part-Time Ministry Position
MO, Lake Saint Louis - First Baptist Church  |  DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN'S MINISTRY Image Shadow
MO, Lake Saint Louis - First Baptist Church  |  DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN'S MINISTRY Image Shadow
MO, Lake Saint Louis - First Baptist Church  |  DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN'S MINISTRY Image Shadow

DENOMINATION:

Southern Baptist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provide a comprehensive ministry for children in kindergarten – 5th grade.


DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Plan, coordinate and oversee all aspects of the Children’s ministry including but not limited to Sunday School, Children’s Worship, Vacation Bible School, Summer programs, Children’s camp, Easter Egg Hunt, Trunk or Treat, and other events.
  • Assure that a high-quality Children’s Worship is provided for each week.
  • Proactively complete background checks for all childcare workers and leaders before placing them in ministry.
  • Coordinate with Associate Pastor of Family ministry and Preschool Director to develop, post, and enforce security and other policies pertinent to Children’s ministry.
  • Recruit, train, and schedule all teachers and leaders that serve in the Children’s ministry, as well as maintain a current list of all volunteers with contact information and the activity for which they have volunteered.
  • Keep ongoing record of attendance of children and leaders and follow up as necessary.
  • Oversee budget expenditures for Children’s Ministry keeping with in approved amounts.
  • Organize classrooms and ensure their safety and cleanliness.
  • Develop systems and structures for effective children’s ministry.
  • Effectively collaborate with other ministries within the church on an ongoing basis.
  • Meet with, counsel, and pray, with families regarding spiritual matters.
  • Work to develop a ministry focused on Mothers.
  • Develop relationship with local elementary schools and develop a strategy for reaching the staff and families.
  • Other duties as assigned by Senior Pastor.


ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

This position will report directly to the Senior Pastor. The Director will supervise Children’s department volunteers and leaders.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Prior experience in Family Ministry focusing on Children’s ministry.
  • Experience in evaluating programs and materials for kids and students


OTHER SKILLS AND PERSONALITY TRAITS:

Excellent skills in the following areas:

  • Administration
  • Communication
  • Organization and the ability to prioritize
  • Compassionate, caring, and sincere
  • Mature Christian with ability to impact family’s lives by sharing the Gospel of Christ.
  • Interpersonal skills

JOB STATUS:

Part-Time

COMPENSATION:

Hourly rate of pay to be determined, commensurate of experience.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

First Baptist Church ATTN: Marcia Willis
2230 Lake Saint Louis Blvd
Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367
(636) 561-8476
[email protected]