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Childrens Ministry Director

Calvary Bible Church

Bourbonnais, IL

Category: Children's Pastor & Children's Ministry

Posted on: April 13, 2011

Job Description:

The Mission of the Children's Ministry is to provide:
- Reinforcement in partnership with parents in Christian homes
- Rescue - of children who are not receiving Christian training at home
- Relationships - with other children in the context of a caring church family

The role of the CMD is to coordinate programs in pursuit of the mission stated above.

The strategy is to provide Bible-based programs in a safe environment that encourage:
- Faith entering and enjoying life in Christ in the family of God
- Friendship enjoying other children who are also growing in their faith
- Fun enjoying the Christian life at a kid-friendly level of learning and experience

The current_noemailanizational structure in Children's Ministry is two major divisions Early Childhood (ages 0-Pre-K) and Elementary (K-5th grade).

The current programs in Children's Ministry include:
- Sunday Morning
Early Childhood Care for ages 0 - Pre-K
Elementary Sunday School for K 5th Grades
Elementary Children's Church for K 5th Grades
- Wednesday Evening Midweek Program during the school year (approx. Sep May)
- Seasonal Events
Children's Christmas Program (December)
Vacation Bible School (Summer)

The vital traits of the Children's Ministry Director include:
- a clear profession of faith in Christ and consistent Christian character
- a servant's heart, a love for children, a passion to be a children's ministry "champion"
- agreement with the doctrine and mission and leadership of CBC
- skills in_noemailmunication, recruitment,_noemailanization and administration
- a passion for the Gospel and a heart for the lost
- training and education related to children and ministry (bachelor's degree preferred)
- experience in children's ministry (staff role preferred but volunteer time considered)
The specific areas of responsibility of the CMD include:
- Staffing (recruit, screen, equip, encourage volunteers for children's programs)
- Curriculum (preview, secure, implement program curriculum from reputable_noemailpanies)
- General Needs (maintain basic equipment, supplies, and records)
- Coordination (with supervisor and other staff and ministries for maximum impact)
- General Involvement (as a member in the life of the church)

Average weekly hours for the CMD is an estimated 40 hours.
The job involves two major divisions Early Childhood and Elementary. One full time person is preferred but part time applicants for each division will be considered.

Contact Information
- For more information about our church, see www.calvarybibleefree_noemail.
- To make inquiries, or to submit information electronically, e-mail cbc@calvarybibleefree_noemail
- To submit information by hard copy, mail to: Calvary Bible Church, 2587 East Armour Road, Bourbonnais, IL 60914, or fax to 815-932-4833.

Position Information:

Job Title:
Childrens Ministry Director
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Children's Pastor & Children's Ministry
Organization Type:
Evangelical Free
Worship Style:
Church Size:
500 - 750

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Calvary Bible Church
Contact Name:
Tim Farrell
2587 E. Armour Rd
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