Director of Children's Ministries and Special Events

First Presbyterian Church St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Category: Children's Ministry

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Time Type: Part Time

Job Description:

Mission: To support the mission of First Presbyterian Church by providing coordination and leadership for children's Christian education programs.

Primary Responsibilities:
1. Oversee Christian Education programs and other activities for children (3 years through 5th grade) on Sundays, Wednesday evenings as scheduled and at other times as needed.
2. Serve as staff resource for the Children's Ministry Advisory Team, Christian Education Committee, Day School Council and MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) Steering Committee.
3. Recruit and schedule volunteers to work with children in teaching and leadership roles.
4. Develop and facilitate training for volunteers associated with Children's ministry.
5. In coordination with the Fellowship Committee, plan and execute special events to include but not limited to: Messy Church, Trunk or Treat, Live Nativity,,Carols Around the Table, Eggstravaganza
6. Submit detailed activity reports monthly to the Christian Education Committee.
7. Attend monthly Christian Education Committee meeting and weekly church staff meeting.
8. Adhere to and enforce FPC Child Protection Policy.
9. Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Head of Staff.


About First Presbyterian Church St. Petersburg:

Our guiding principle is to "Love your Lord with all your heart, your soul, your mind and your strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself." We are part of The Presbyterian Church (USA) which is a Reformed faith with a progressive stance toward doctrine and interpretation of the Scriptures. Because each person's faith journey is unique, individual exploration is encouraged and supported through worship, education, and small groups. 

Job Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree.
Experience working with children and youth in a church setting, preferably in an educational role. 

Position Information:

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Director of Children's Ministries and Special Events
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Part Time
$20,000 - 30,000
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Church Size:
500 - 750

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Personnel & Administration Committee
701 Beach Drive NE
St. Petersburg
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