Children's Ministry Director

Davisville Church

Southampton, PA 18966


Category: Children's Ministry

Church Size: 500 - 750

Salary: Not specified

Posted on: February 10, 2022

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Davisville Church is seeking a Children's Director to influence children and families to fully follow Jesus. We have a strong history of successful and meaningful ministry in our area. The director will become part of a fun, loving, and committed team of employees that strive to make disciples in our community. The job requires a humble heart, teachable spirit, dependency on God, and willingness to work hard. He or she will be mentored by the Ministry Pastor who will seek to hone his or her abilities, understanding, and heart while leading the children's ministry. Currently, Davisville Church averages 100 children on Sunday morning, 50 during its mid-week program, and reach over 200 kids through its summer camp. This person will lead a solid volunteer team dedicated to seeing God glorified as he continues the work he has begun in the hearts of children and families.

On your days off you can swim in the Atlantic Ocean, hike the Appalachian Trail, ski the Pocono Mountains, or visit one of three major cities (Philadelphia, New York City and Baltimore). All of these are within a two-hour drive.
We hope you'll join us!

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We desire to hire a Children's Director that will lead a team of people in pointing families to Jesus, nurturing the faith of children and championing parents as the primary shepherds of their children.

Core Responsibilities:
Work with the Ministry Pastor to provide vision and direction for children's ministry
Develop and implement a plan for championing parents as the primary shepherd in a child's life
Develop and implement a plan for engaging our community (i.e. Zip Camp, Family fun days)
Collaborate with other ministries on ways to lead children toward maturity in Christ.
Recruit and develop a volunteer staff to assist in ministry, delegating responsibility as needed
Schedule and coordinate ministry meetings, events, and volunteers
Provide safe, adequate, appropriate programming on Sunday morning and Wednesday night
Provide child-care and family friendly suggestions for special events (Easter, Christmas Eve, etc.)
Oversee curriculum and teaching for Children's Ministry while sharing in teaching duties
Communicate with parents and volunteers regularly
Take responsibility for areas of usage in the Children's Ministry
Submit an annual budget for the children's ministry and oversee its finances

Core Attributes, Competencies and Skills:
Required: Understanding of childhood development; ability to develop relationships with children, volunteers, and parents; ability to communicate the Gospel to children; ability to effectively manage ministry; demonstrable ability/passion to develop and lead others; ability to teach; commitment to a team approach in leadership; a teachable spirit; ability to have honest conversations with others for their benefit and ministry effectiveness; a Bachelor's degree in Bible, Ministry, Theology or an adolescent related field; if married, have a spouse who supports his/her ministry.
Desired: Basic understanding of technology (AVL), Planning Center Online, and Shelby Next (Chms)

Personal Responsibilities:
Passionate follower of Jesus who will seek to live out his/her faith and be active in ministry at Davisville
Desires to honor God and bring Him glory through the work of the ministry
Will seek to influence people to fully follow Jesus

Employment Status: Full-Time | Exempt
Reports to: Ministry Pastor

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About Davisville Church:

God is moving and working through the ministries of Davisville Church! Though the last few years have been difficult, we saw people come to faith in Christ, get baptized, and come together for the sake of the Gospel. We've seen God sustain us financially and eliminate our financial debts. Many new people are connecting with us online and in-person and we continue to see people volunteer their time faithfully.

We're excited about what God has instore for our church family. We're looking for talented and passionate followers of Jesus to join our staff team as we seek God's leading both in our immediate community and across the world. Come join us as we seek to influence people to fully follow Jesus. Come join us as we seek to become people of community, generosity, and maturity. If you want to know more about our church family, visit our website or contact us today! 

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Children's Ministry Director
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500 - 750

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Bobbly Larew
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