Children's Pastor

Community Fellowship Church Waynesboro, VA Full Time
1 year ago

Job Description

The Children's Pastor will have primary responsibility for planning, organizing, coordinating, and running programs for school-age (kindergarten – grade 8) children for the church. This position reports to the Senior Pastor.

Specific responsibilities include:

·        Plan activities during the weekly Sunday morning worship service

·        Manage all aspects of sports programming for the church in fall, winter, and spring

·        Manage all aspects of the summer program from school age children.  This includes:

o  Plan daily, weekly, and monthly activities

o  Be actively involved in working with the children

o  Organize field trips on a regular basis

o  Manage recruitment, registration, and payment processes

o  Hire and train employees as needed

o  Develop relationships with children and parents

·        Work effectively with church team and with community representatives to support and grow the school age children and sports programs

·        Plan regular (monthly) events for children year-round

·        Recruit volunteers from the church to assist with events (such as chaperoning on field trips)

·        Other duties and responsibilities as assigned


The successful candidate will have:

·        Strong faith background

·        Interest in and ability to work with school age children

·        Strong organizational skills

·        Experience planning and organizing events and activities

·        A minimum of three years of work experience in ministry

·        Interest in sports as an opportunity for ministry

·        Strong motivation and the ability to create programs with little oversight

·        Ability to work effectively with others

·        Must be able to pass a background check

Preferred qualifications:

·        A Masters degree in ministry is desired but not required; additional work experience in ministry can substitute for the master’s degree

·        Familiarity/comfort with the Nazarene denomination

Salary & Benefits

$40,000 - $45,000

  • child care

Can be done remote?

  • No

About Community Fellowship Church Church

Nazarene Under 100 people

Community Fellowship Church is a community where Love of God meets Love of People.