Director of Children and Family Ministry
Date Posted: 2/7/2018
Job Type: Full-Time
First Presbyterian Church of Fairbanks, (https://fairbanksfirstpres.com/) is seeking a part-time Director of Children and Family Ministry who will oversee programming and formation for children, birth through sixth grade, and their families. First Presbyterian is a well-known and established congregation in the downtown area of Fairbanks, Alaska. The congregation is invested in the spiritual development of its people and is excited to add an individual to their team who will enhance their efforts with the children and families.
Working in collaboration with a Children’s Ministry Team, this person will
Develop and foster a vision for spiritual formation for children and their families.
Oversee programming and activities, with the help of the Children’s Ministry Team, for children including nursery, Children’s Church, Sunday School, Roots (Sunday night programming for 4-6th graders), VBS, and other special events.
Recruit, develop, and empower volunteers serving in the children’s ministry.
Partner with the Youth Minister on family ministry including transitions into adolescence, lifelong faith development and celebrating milestones of faith.
Manage administrative tasks such as communications, children’s calendar of events, etc.
The ideal candidate will have the following:
Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in children’s ministry
Experience in recruiting and developing volunteers
Please submit your resume and cover letter to David McConnell-Booher at firstname.lastname@example.org
or you may personally submit it to:
First Presbyterian Church
547 Seventh Ave. Fairbanks, AK 99701