Placement

Kids Pastor

LifePoint Church

1095 Stephanie Way, Minden, NV 89423 USA   MAP
Demographic: Rural
Statement Of Faith: https://lifepointnv.com/about/

Leadership Description: Kids Pastor
Department: Connections Area
Reports to: Executive Pastor of Connections
Classification: Full-Time, Salary
Pay: TBD

PURPOSE: The LifePoint Kids Pastor is responsible for the creation, implementation, and development of programming for the spiritual formation of children and for equipping parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of their children.

LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES & EXPECTATIONS:
● Ability to fully embrace the Vision, Values and Mission of LifePoint Church. Possess an attitude and work ethic that strives to constantly ‘make it better’, becoming a growing expert in all areas in LifePoint Kids.
● A leadership mindset that focuses on recruiting, developing and empowering leaders.
● The ability to energize and motivate team members while casting vision.
● Proven expertise or capacity to lead and work on a team utilizing a cooperative and collaborative team leadership style.
● Possess the ability to continually learn and adapt in an ever-changing environment.
● Proven ability to maintain healthy and motivating relationships with supervisors, coworkers, volunteers, and families.
● Become a Fully Engaged member of LifePoint.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
● Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 5th grade, including Sunday classes, Wednesday nights, summer camps, kids baptism class, special events, etc.
● Recruit, train and oversee Kids Ministry staff, volunteers and paid childcare workers.
● Create and develop an intentional strategy for reaching and connecting new children, families, and volunteers to LifePoint.
● Create and maintain an emotionally healthy and biblically functioning Kids ministry culture.
● Support and encourage parents by providing encouragement and resources for families to use at home to establish and strengthen biblical values, as well as quality instruction at church for their children.
● Create fun, safe experiences for each age group that will facilitate learning and encourage spiritual growth that leads children into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.
● Offer pastoral care and encouragement to Kids staff, volunteers and parents as needed.
● Regularly communicate with the Connections Pastor, volunteers, staff, and parents to keep them informed of what’s happening in LifePoint Kids.
● Review, purchase and oversee the implementation of all curriculums for the Large Group/Small Group teaching environments (2 years – 6th grade).
● Develop and maintain safety procedures and systems within LifePoint Kids (such as check-in system, regular safety training for staff and volunteers, etc.)
● Create and oversee the LifePoint Kids budget and review expenditures with the Executive Pastor of Connections.
● Attend staff meetings, and other staff training and events.
● Other duties as assigned and or gifted.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

● Be a growing Christian committed to deepening their relationship with Jesus Christ.
● Three to five years of church leadership experience is preferred.
● A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, not necessarily in ministry, but ministry is preferred.
● Accomplishments that demonstrate strong leadership, recruitment of volunteers, empowerment of leaders’ personal growth.
● Have the attitude of a learner rather than a knower, a teachable disposition.
● Be growing in Pastor-like character, knowledge, and skill (1 Timothy 3).
● High emotional and relational intelligence and the ability to achieve results and care for people through conflict.
● Demonstrate organizational strength and creative abilities by bringing new ideas.

Date Posted: Thu, Apr 28, 2022   (111 days ago)
Salary: TBD
Benefits: none
Anticipated Hire Date: as soon as possible

Point of Contact:

Juli Marlow

Admin Assistant
775-267-0151
1095 Stephanie Way
Minden, NV 89423
USA