Minister to Children
Westbury Baptist Church
Westbury Baptist Church is a multigenerational, multiethnic community of believers who seek to engage, equip and empower any person who desires to live out the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As part of that vision, we are seeking a strategic leader as our full-time Minister to Children. The primary focus of this position is to lead our birth through 5th grade programs, as well as, provide ministerial leadership for our 5 day per week Day School. Duties and Responsibilities include: Casting vision for the children's ministry that aligns with the overall vision of the church; Provide Biblically-based, age-appropriate curriculum for Sunday morning and Wednesday evening classes; Promote an aggressive outreach program for Sunday morning Bible study and Wednesday evening activities; Plan and implement Sunday morning and Wednesday evening programs and special events; Organize and participate in the annual Vacation Bible School and Summer Camp programs; Recruit, train and lead teams of volunteers; Partner with parents to encourage discipleship within the home; Develop and maintain an annual budget for the Children's ministry. Those who are interested in this position should: Demonstrates spiritual maturity through a personal relationship with Christ; Hold a minimum of a bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study; Have experience serving in a local church setting; Have experience in recruiting, training and leading teams of volunteers; Have the ability to communicate effectively and professionally, both orally and in writing; Have the ability to organize, focus, and multi-task; And is able to balance professionalism and fun-loving attitude with understanding of appropriate timing for each.