Children's Ministry Director

Dewitt Community Church | Dewitt, New York

Job Description

Children's/Family Ministry Director 

Job Title:

Children's/Family Ministry Director


Family Ministry


Minister of Family Ministry

Time Commitment:

10-15 hours per week


Dependable, friendly, enthusiastic, creative, organized, relates well with volunteers, relates well to children


Currently certified or willing to take training in First Aid and CPR

Complete a background check.


Monthly/Quarterly/Annual Responsibilities:

  • Attend ongoing Family Ministry training and meetings when necessary.
  • Attend Family Ministry leadership team meetings.
  • Support the Family Ministry Pastor and follow policies and procedures.
  • Provide and oversee monthly events that build community among families.
  • Coordinate small group gatherings with Family Ministry Pastor
  • Serve as Vacation Bible School Director with additional compensation hours.
  • Recruit volunteers to serve at Vacation Bible School.


Weekly Responsibilities: 

  • Attend weekly church staff meetings and monthly all-staff meeting
  • Oversee staffing of nursery and preschool department ages 0 - 6 on Sundays from  8:45am to 10:45am.
  • Oversee the 11am Sunday School Hour serving as Head teacher from 10:45am to 12:15pm.
  • Oversee and coordinate Stay-and-Play ministry once a week
  • Recruit volunteers to serve in the classrooms during Sunday morning.
  • Enforce and follow correct child to teacher ratios when supervising on Sundays.
  • Develop a good relationship with volunteers, parents, and families.
  • Demonstrate a positive and friendly attitude with the parents and the children who are in your care.
  • Collect attendance sheets each week and give the attendance sheets to the Minister of Family Ministry.
  • Keep rooms looking neat and clean.

Church Description

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Experience Required
Entry level
Education Required
High school diploma
Job Type

Dewitt, New York
Church Size

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