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Children's Director

Live Oak Church

Johns Island, SC

Part-Time Ministry Position
SC, Johns Island - Live Oak Church  |  CHILDREN'S DIRECTOR Image Shadow
SC, Johns Island - Live Oak Church  |  CHILDREN'S DIRECTOR Image Shadow
SC, Johns Island - Live Oak Church  |  CHILDREN'S DIRECTOR Image Shadow


Southern Baptist


Live Oak Church is a 2-year-old church plant in Johns Island. We are growing and beginning to add to our team. We’re looking for someone to lead our church’s efforts to minister to children in our church and the broader community.

The ideal candidate has significant experience ministering to children and parents, as well as experience managing volunteers. This role requires a person who relates well with people of different ages and backgrounds.


  • Oversee all programming for children throughout the church.
  • Establish and maintain a security system that protects children in our church’s care.
  • Plan and oversee special events related to children and families, including Vacation Bible School, fall festivals, etc.
  • In consultation with other church leaders, define a vision for the children’s ministry that contributes to the church’s overall vision. Develop a ministry plan to achieve that vision.
  • Recruit, develop, and deploy children’s ministry volunteers.
  • Regularly report to the church’s leadership about the accomplishments of the children’s ministry.
  • Maintain the integrity of the children’s Bible teaching time by ensuring the instruction is consistent with the doctrinal convictions of the church.
  • Identify and execute ministry and missions opportunities for children to participate in.
  • Explore emerging technologies that help engage more volunteers in the ministry of the church.
  • In consultation with other children’s ministry leaders and senior church leadership, develop an annual budget for the children’s ministry and operate within the constraints of that budget.
  • Review all curriculum used by the children’s ministry and ensures they are consistent with the church’s doctrinal commitments.


  • A desire to teach and mentor children in biblical truth.
  • A growing Christian faith and character.
  • Ability to pass a background check.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and willingness to grow and learn.
  • Understanding of and willingness to serve within the doctrinal commitments of the church.
  • A commitment to the mission of the church.
  • A sense of calling toward ministry.
  • A lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders (1 Tim. 3:1-13; 2 Tim. 2; Titus 1:5-9).

This is a part time position requiring 10 office hours in addition to Sunday and Wednesday




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