Director of Family Ministries

Covenant Presbyterian Church

Malvern, PA

Category: Combined Positions

Posted on: November 29, 2022


Job Description:

Position Title: Director of Family Ministries
Classification: Full-time employee / salaried
Reports To: Lead Pastor

Summary: Lead and_noemailanize ministries that spiritually nurture the children and
youth of the Covenant_noemailmunity and beyond in a way that shares the we_noemaile
and love of Christ with children, youth, and those who care for them.

Essential Functions:
1. Organize and support ministry to children and youth from birth through grade 12, including Sunday, summer, and church year activities
2. Organize and direct Covenant's Vacation Bible School
3. Supervise nursery caregivers
4. Recruit, train, and lead congregational volunteers for Family Ministries
5. Work with volunteers and staff to reinvigorate Covenant's Confirmation of Faith process
6. Participate in weekly staff meetings
7. Support weekly worship services as coordinated with the Lead Pastor
8. Follow and assist in maintaining relevant Covenant policies related to child protection
9. As possible and in collaboration with other staff members, provide care and support to families involved in family ministry programming.
10.Other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor

Essential Qualities:
- Administratively_noemailpetent: Able to independently and effectively lead and manage teams and maintain_noemailpliance with Covenant and PC(USA) policies and standards.
- Technologically capable: can learn about and use office software such as Microsoft Word, Zoom, and Google Drive to perform day-to-day tasks.
- Interpersonal: Enjoys interacting with and caring for people, members and non-members alike. Builds engagement and collaboration.
- Team-oriented: Thrives in a team-based environment.
- Treats others with respect and dignity
- Demonstrates_noemailanizational and prioritization abilities
- Maintains a positive attitude in the workplace
- Fosters an environment that "puts people first"
- Maintains_noemailposure in stressful situations
- Manages time and maximizes own productivity
- Provides meaningful oral and written_noemailmunications
- Values diversity
- Is flexible and adaptable

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a_noemailprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Reasonable a_noemailmodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

About Covenant Presbyterian Church:

Covenant Presbyterian Church (CPC) is a spiritual home where we connect our congregation and our community to God's table through worship, fellowship, learning, outreach, and mission.

Sharing the Joy of God's Table, we:
Worship together in word, music, prayer, and at the Communion table.
Build Christian Fellowship with activities, shared meals, and special events.
Learn and grow in faith through studying the teachings of the Bible, and from each other.
Reach out to our community, inviting people into our church home.
Engage in missions in our community and beyond, generously sharing God's gifts, love, and grace.

CPC family members value the many opportunities to gather intergenerationally. Our motto: "a spiritual home where God's love has the run of the house.


- 2+ years of experience with youth ministry leadership is highly desirable
- A background in Christian Education is highly desirable
- Experience with children's ministry is desirable
- Bachelor's degrees or higher related to education, children's ministry, or
youth ministry are preferred, but not required 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Family Ministries
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Combined Positions
40,000 - 50,000
Organization Type:
Presbyterian - PCUSA
Worship Style:
Church Size:
250 - 500

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
Contact Name:
Alex Becker
400 Lancaster Ave
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ZIP Code:
United States
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