Goal for this position: To cultivate, lead, and organize a ministry to children and families that makes Eucharist Church a deeply desirable church community in San Francisco for families who want their children to know and love Christ above all else.
Key Skill Sets / Ideal Qualities Desired in Candidate:
Leadership Gifts – ability to recruit, teach, train, and empower; capacity to inspire volunteers and create a vibrant team culture
Administrative Gifts – ability to create, schedule and manage systems that function smoothly, and anticipate needs in a growing ministry
Creativity – ability to inspire faith, capture imagination, and cultivate wonder in kids
High Emotional Intelligence – ability to communicate well, manage volunteers, and be flexible (handling the challenges and opportunities that come with being part of a church plant); the ability to work well with rector and staff – intuitively capturing our congregational vision
Prerequisites: We are looking for a candidate who is:
A Spiritual/Theological Fit – we’re looking for a baptized Christian with vibrant personal faith, orthodox theology / theological competency (academic degrees are not necessary, but must be capable of teaching / leading children, youth, and adult volunteers), liturgical and sacramental awareness (experience in an Anglican setting is optimal)
Competent – we’re looking for someone with experience with children in a church / ministry / educational setting. Candidate should have an understanding of child / adolescent development, capacity for strong rapport with parents, and the ability to adapt and utilize children’s ministry curriculum
Education – BA degree or higher preferred
A Team Player – we’re looking for someone who is fun to work with, flexible, humble and likes to work collaboratively in a dynamic church plant setting. As a staff/team, we are committed to continually improving as we serve our mission. We value speaking the truth (in love) and welcome a degree of creative conflict (over ideas / strategies) in order to make sure we come to the best possible ideas. We seek feedback and are always in a posture of learning. For more on our team culture visit our website page: eucharistSF.org/jobs.