Children's Ministry Leader – Elizabethtown Campus

Children's Ministry
Job Type:
Education Required:
Experience Required:
2-5 years
Job Description
We have an opening for Children's Ministry Leader at our Elizabethtown Campus.  Are you the experienced leader we’re looking for with a heart for the Elizabethtown community and willingness to help bridge the gap between the church and home? This Is Us We’re a growing, multi-site, Bible-based community in the greater Louisville area with a passion for connecting people to Jesus & one another. We value: Connection over production (John 15:5). Risk & adventure over safety & comfort (John 3:8). Innovation over tradition (Luke 5:19). Personal engagement over attendance (Luke 9:62). Expressive worship over religious rituals (Luke 7:38). Are You Ready to Make a Difference? You’ll get street cred if: Proximity and presence in the Elizabethtown Community are of high value to you. You should keep walking if: You aren’t ready to come alongside parents/guardians and equip them to disciple their children on a daily basis. It’ll be a big yikes if: You get your feelings hurt easily by 4th and 5th graders. We’ll high-five you if: You can manage ambiguity, problem solve, and act decisively. No time for hand holding in this role! What You’ll Actually Be Doing Oversight of Ministry from Birth – 5th Grade culminating in an integrated family ministry, including Early Childhood staff Plan and program weekend services including tweaking curriculum, scheduling volunteers, ordering supplies and maintaining set-up/tear-down as necessary Recruit, shepherd, lead, disciple, train and empower an army of volunteers to love and disciple children and families. Connect with Local Ministry Partners and elementary schools as per community engagement Oversee off-weekend initiatives to engage families and children in disciple-making Collaborative implementation of various family discipleship resources and programs such as Family Dedication, Parenting classes, Leading a child to Christ, Baptism, SE!Kids Camp, etc. Our Must-Haves Biblically grounded High organizational/administrative skills Adaptability, Flexibility, high conflict resolution skills Living a disciple-making lifestyle Ability to engage and equip adults to serve and disciple others Bachelor’s Degree preferred 3-5 years of experience in Children’s Ministry or related field preferred Engaged member of Southeast Christian Church (or willing to become one); supports our Statement of Faith and submits to the leadership established by the church; lives out our church Mantra in tangible ways. https://www.southeastchristian.org/sermons/mantra/be-the-branch-2 If this gets your heart excited, apply now!