Kids Ministry Director

The Point

Job Description

Kids Ministry Director Full-Time/Exempt

Reports to: Family Ministries Director 


OVERVIEW 

The Kids Ministry Director at The Point has the responsibility to ensure that the ministry to birth through 5th grade kids and their parents aligns with the beliefs, values and strategy of The Point. They will possess the ability to mobilize volunteers to provide a safe, caring environment where kids experience the love of Jesus. The Kids Ministry Director partners with parents to disciple their children while equipping healthy families.


RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Foster a ministry partnership with parents
  • Create welcoming and safe classroom environments
  • Ensure classrooms are prepared for programming
  • Oversee curriculum planning
  • Maintain adequate supplies for curriculum plan
  • Communicate vision and direction to volunteer teams
  • Recruit and train new volunteers
  • Establish and manage a schedule for volunteers
  • Equip volunteers with essentials for ministry
  • Organize and facilitate special events like baby dedication and volunteer
  • appreciation
  • Provide oversight for summer day camp week
  • Facilitate age/curriculum specific material for social media weekly
  • Ensure department policies are followed
  • Construct and manage annual children’s ministry budget
  • Engage in Family Ministry Team meetings and planning
  • Participate in Point Staff meetings/activities
  • Collaboratively support the special needs Unlimited Coordinator


REQUIREMENTS 

  • Member of The Point
  • A growing Christian faith and character
  • A commitment to the mission of the church
  • Highly organized; flexible
  • Exemplary oral & written skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Committed to consistently investing in the lives of kids, their parents, and volunteers
  • Successfully complete background check and safety training
  • Proven experience in recruiting, motivating, equipping, scheduling and
  • overseeing teams


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Children’s Ministry, Elementary Education, or another related field
  • Previous experience as a leader in Children’s Ministry
  • Ability to create, articulate, and promote a clear vision for ministry to
  • children birth through grade 5
  • Has aptitude and large group communication skills for working with children
  • birth through grade 5 in teaching and management within the context of a
  • Christian environment
  • Can provide training sessions for parents and volunteers and deliver valuable
  • information impacting the Christian education of each child
  • Interested applicants should visit gotothepoint.com/employment and fill out an application.







About The Point

The Point is a 120-year-old congregation with excellent programming, worship and instruction. In recent years, we have transitioned to a highly progressive congregation with a relevant ministry to impact contemporary culture. In 2015, our transition included a rebranding and name change to become The Point. It has been well worth the significant investment of resources, time and energy. This is a new day in the life of the church, requiring new thinking and strategy. Our Mission, “To Point people to Jesus and connect with each other,” is a lifelong process. Approximately 1,200 area residents are affiliated with The Point, and our average weekly worship attendance now exceeds 600. The fastest growing demographic in our congregation is young families, 25-45 years of age. We are a church united and committed to impacting our world for Christ! We are blessed with a rich heritage, outstanding facilities, a core of willing volunteers, and a team of capable leaders. Our leaders are committed to excellence and there is great continuity among our staff. Our Lead Pastor completed 15 years of ministry here in June 2017. Under his leadership, we have made significant changes and continue to do whatever it takes to achieve our mission. The Point is located in Seymour, Indiana, a community in south central Indiana (POP 19,300), which is positioned along Interstate 65, between Louisville, Kentucky and Indianapolis, Indiana. Having transitioned from a hometown church to a regional church, our reach extends to a 20-mile radius.

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Experience Required
1 – 5 years

Type
Full-time

Education Required
Bachelor’s degree

Date Posted
1 year ago
Location
Seymour, Indiana

Denomination
Church of the Nazarene

Church Size
500-750 people


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