Children’s Ministry Director

 

Purpose 

This position will serve Crossroads by leading an effective and comprehensive ministry (Birth-5th grade) that equips families for everyday faith. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Oversee all aspects of Children’s Ministry (Birth-5th grade) with alignment towards Family Ministry vision and values 

  • Oversee Sunday Morning Programming 

  • Directly lead AWANA (Midweek) and Summer Splash (VBS) 

  • Oversee Women’s Ministries midweek support programs/childcare 

  • Oversee other church wide events as requested 

  • Coach/manage the children’s ministry team 

  • Coordinate and implement an annual leader care and development plan (Recruitment, Orientation, Training, Appreciation, and Celebration) for the children’s ministry team. 

  • Maintain control of expenditures in accordance with approved budget 

  • Develop and oversee a volunteer base to assist children with special abilities or needs 

  • Oversee and maintain the quality of the classrooms as well as scheduling/approval of room usage. 

  • Oversee the safety and security policies/procedures for Children’s Ministry 

  • Collaborate with the Family Minister to equip and encourage parents to be the primary faith trainer of their kids  

  • Other duties as assigned by the Family Minister 

 

Organizational Relationships 

  • Directly accountable to the Family Minister 

  • Oversee and manage paid children’s staff 

  • A member of the PMD staff (Pastors and Ministry Directors) 

 

Classification 

  • Full-time (40 hours/week) | Salaried | Exempt 

 

Qualifications 

  • Shall have experience in and a zeal for the work of children’s ministry 

  • Embodies the Family Ministry Team Values: relational, considerate, fun, passionate, creative, humble, and trustworthy 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from accredited college or university, evangelical theological education desirable 

  • Committed to the theology, strategy, and vision of Crossroads Bible Church