Children's Pastor

Job posted: 10-25-22

The purpose of the Children’s Pastor is to build the teams that will carry out the vision of the children’s ministry in a way that helps people know God, find Freedom, discover purpose, and make a difference.

Main Responsibilities
  •  Set the Vision of Children’s Ministry
    • Pray, plan, and work to align children’s ministry vision and mission to follow the overall vision of Calvary Church
  • Build the Teams
    • Build the staff and volunteers teams that will carry out the ministry
    • Build volunteer coaches
    • Develop teams around the coaches
    • Develop the Staff to properly support and invest in the volunteer teams
    • Maintain a working leadership pipeline that invests in future leaders
  • Create and Manage Ministry Opportunities
    • Develop ministry services, events, and outings that will effectively minister to kids and families
    • Oversee ministry that helps kids know God
    • Build small group experiences that help kids find freedom
    • Develop programs to help kids discover their purpose
    • Work with the Outreach department to give kids a chance to make a difference
  • Coordinate Follow-up
    • Work with staff, data, and records to find ways to properly follow up with visiting kids and families, while also tracking and supporting regular attendance
  • Oversee Budget and Calendar
    • Set and oversee the budget and calendar of Children’s ministry to assure proper stewardship of time and finance
  • Support Calvary Vision and Events
    • Be an advocate for Calvary vision by supporting and promoting leadership. Serve at and support Calvary events at a pastoral level
  • Ministering to Families
    • Pray and encourage families in their life journey

Key Competencies
  • Self-motivation
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • High work standards
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Decision making
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Initiative