SE!KIDS Ministry Associate – Southwest Campus

Children's Ministry
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Job Description
The SE!KIDS Ministry Associate at our SW Campus will serve with SE!KIDS Ministry Leader to oversee Children's Ministry from birth through 5th grade. This person will partner in the leadership, training, equipping and shepherding of all Children's volunteers who serve at SW Campus. Helping to bridge the gap between the church and home by equipping parents to recognize and engage in disciple-making with their children. 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 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 are not willing to help out with the "grunt" work. 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 Implement children’s ministry vision and goals in conjunction with the Children’s Ministry Leader Lead a team of volunteers by recruiting, training, onboarding, equipping, appreciating, and encouraging them. Invest relationally with volunteers and families on Sunday and throughout the week. Connect to, disciple, and lead families. Provide pastoral support to children, parents, and volunteers Lead weekly huddles to pray with and encourage volunteers before weekend services. Edit, adapt, and implement age appropriate curriculum for large and small groups. Shared planning responsibility of children and family events Help oversee first impressions in children’s area. Set up and tear down children’s ministry spaces for weekend services. 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 High Level of leadership skills and abilities Problem solver and well able to make unassisted decisions as required Excellent communication, administration & multi-tasking skills Proficient in basic computer skills Ability to work collaboratively across SE!KIDS Teams Organized and a good manager of time, people and money resources If this gets your heart excited, apply now!