Spicewood, TX church is seeking a children’s ministry director


Children’s ministry director reports to discipleship pastor

Status: Part time, 30 hours
Job Summary: The Children’s Director (CD) will coordinate, facilitate and supervise the children’s ministry at Bee Creek UMC. The CD will also serve in a supervisory role in the nursery and the Bee Kids program. The candidate must be detail oriented and possess strong administrative and relational skills.

Essential Functions:

  • Lead children’s ministry.
    • Recruit volunteers for Sunday School and Bee Kids (Wednesday after school program)
    • Be on-site to coordinate Sunday morning classes for 2 worship hours
    • Purchase, organize and prepare supplies for Sunday morning children classes.
    • In line with our belief that children matter, plan activities and worship experiences that integrate children into the life of the church.
    • Organize the scope, sequence and selection of curriculum for all children’s programming.
    • Provide care to children’s ministry students and families as needed.
    • Vision ways the gym can be a blessing to the children in the church and the community.
    • Help with special ministry events such as I Love My Church Sunday, Fall Festival, Palm Sunday and youth/children events.
    • Lead Bee Kids ministry during the school year on Wednesdays at 4-5:30 p.m. including curriculum, supplies and projects.
  • Relationship Building
    • Be present at children ministry events with an intentional and prayerful focus on developing relationships with the youth, children and their families.
    • Cultivate relationships within the community in a missional way.
  • Administration
    • Oversee volunteer scheduling for all children’s events
    • Equip and supervise Nursery Staff.
    • Plan, submit and oversee an annual budget.
    • Ensure administration of processes for new volunteers, such as background checks, certifications and consent forms.
    • Record children’s attendance at all events for church database
    • Work with Youth Director and Preschool to maintain organization in shared areas
  • Other Qualifications
    • Deep and vibrant faith and a lifestyle consistent with Christ’s teaching.
    • Experience in Children ministries
    • CPR Certification and First Aid are required to be kept current and paid for by the church.
    • Proficient in computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheets, and social media skills. Core competencies
    • Spiritual Maturity: intentional about growing in faith with a thirst for a deeper relationship with Christ and others. Committed to being in prayer for our church/pastors/staff/congregation and BCUMC families and parents.
    • Teamwork and Team Building: works well as part of a staff team, guides volunteers in leading and inspires participation. Delegates, empowers and holds individuals accountable.
    • Relational: a deep love for others, with a special heart for children. Able to develop relationships with children and parents.
    • Organization: excellent organizational skills, multi-tasking ability, schedules and plans for the benefit of ministry.
Please email your resume to Elaine Pendergrass, elaine.pendergrass@ministryarchitects.com.

Contact: Elaine Pendergrass

Address: 3000 Bee Creek Rd Spicewood TX 78669

Phone: 512-264-0440

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