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Director of Elementary Director of Children’s Ministry

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Memorial Church of Christ
Houston, TX
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 2
Date Posted: March 17, 2019
Expiry Date: March 31, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: 2
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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Large CM of about 160 children total.  Beautiful, building.  Large, loving congregation.  Growing with young families.   New, Modern education wing.
MISSION STATEMENT (of the Children’s Ministry)

  • The Children’s Ministry will provide opportunities for the children in the congregation and in the community to know and love Jesus Christ while providing ways for these children to Seek and Share God’s Love, Truth and Grace.

PURPOSE (of the Children’s Ministry Director)

  • To work with the church members in building a program that teaches and encourages children growing into Christians and to consistently pursue the Mission Statement through study, prayer, and innovation.

JOB PERFORMANCE

  • The Children’s Ministry Director will be under the supervision of the Elders, and will work with the other ministers at church.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide opportunities for children to develop knowledge of God and a relationship with God.
  • Develop and provide numerous opportunities for the congregation to be involved in the lives and spiritual development of its children through the planning and executing of special events and activities.
  • Collaborate with other ministry staff to coordinate special events and outreach activities including, but not limited to Vacation Bible School and children’s camps.
  • Ensure the Children’s Ministry is inviting and appealing to the community and can be used as an evangelism tool by others within our church.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with children and their families while seeking opportunities to enhance relationships outside of church events.
  • Coordinate the teaching and operation of Bible classes (elementary) by seeking quality teachers and leaders.
  • Review, update, and maintain elementary Bible class curriculum.
  • Maintain, stock and manage the Teacher Workroom.  Establish policies and procedures for its usage.
  • Maintain, stock and manage all children’s classrooms (elementary).
  • Coordinate with Youth Minister(s) in the transition of the children into the Youth program.
  • Network with other Children’s Directors and continue to expand that network through Children’s Ministry seminars and conferences.

Responsibilities:

MISSION STATEMENT (of the Children’s Ministry)
  • The Children’s Ministry will provide opportunities for the children in the congregation and in the community to know and love Jesus Christ while providing ways for these children to Seek and Share God’s Love, Truth and Grace.
PURPOSE (of the Children’s Ministry Director)
  • To work with the church members in building a program that teaches and encourages children growing into Christians and to consistently pursue the Mission Statement through study, prayer, and innovation.
JOB PERFORMANCE
  • The Children’s Ministry Director will be under the supervision of the Elders, and will work with the other ministers at church.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Provide opportunities for children to develop knowledge of God and a relationship with God.
  • Develop and provide numerous opportunities for the congregation to be involved in the lives and spiritual development of its children through the planning and executing of special events and activities.
  • Collaborate with other ministry staff to coordinate special events and outreach activities including, but not limited to Vacation Bible School and children’s camps.
  • Ensure the Children’s Ministry is inviting and appealing to the community and can be used as an evangelism tool by others within our church.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with children and their families while seeking opportunities to enhance relationships outside of church events.
  • Coordinate the teaching and operation of Bible classes (elementary) by seeking quality teachers and leaders.
  • Review, update, and maintain elementary Bible class curriculum.
  • Maintain, stock and manage the Teacher Workroom.  Establish policies and procedures for its usage.
  • Maintain, stock and manage all children’s classrooms (elementary).
  • Coordinate with Youth Minister(s) in the transition of the children into the Youth program.
  • Network with other Children’s Directors and continue to expand that network through Children’s Ministry seminars and conferences.

Educational requirements:

Prefer a degree in Children's Ministry, Elementary Education or related.

Experience requirements:

Must come from Church of Christ. Experience in Children's Ministry.  Large church experience a plus. Prefer membership with an a capella church.

Desired Skills:

Must come from Church of Christ. Experience in Children's Ministry.  Large church experience a plus. Prefer membership with an a capella church.

Qualifications:

Must come from Church of Christ. Experience in Children's Ministry.  Large church experience a plus. Prefer membership with an a capella church.