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Church Name: Northwest Church of Christ

Position: Children's Minister
Type of Ministry: Children
Type of Job: Full-time

Job Description: The NorthWest Church of Christ in San Antonio, Texas is seeking a Minister to Children and Families who has an authentic walk with God and is willing to work under the direction of the Elders. The minister will organize and help energize families and support teams to cultivate spiritual growth in children such that they will ultimately become fully devoted disciples of Jesus. The ideal candidate will have a sincere love for God and be passionate about ministering to children, their parents and supporting congregational members. Website: http://northwestchurchofchrist.org Roles and Responsibilities: • Organize and direct a Children’s Ministry (new-born to 5th Grade) consisting of at least 60 children • Form and lead coordinators and teams of parents and congregational members to select and develop children’s curriculum and activities that will help our children experience God’s love and grow in their faith and love for Him • Promote a deeper relationship with Jesus through modeling and teaching • Help families to disciple their children by using God’s word on a practical level. • Communicate effectively to all those connected to the ministry and to the body as a whole. • Create an environment in which children can build a life-long relationship with God through age appropriate experiences • Maintain a safe, attractive, loving environment that welcomes guests to the Children’s Ministry and provides appropriate follow-up with guests • Implement opportunities to teach our children to share their faith and the love of God with others • Work with the ministers and staff to address and/or support congregational needs and projects • Address means to care and integrate special needs children and their families into ministry activities • Maintain balanced support for public, private and home schooling Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree in Children’s and Family Ministry, Special Education, Elementary Education or similar fields • 2 years experience working with children and families • Heart for God; demonstrated faith; able to share faith • Strong initiative and a self-starter • Strong planning, organizational, and time management skills with attention to detail • Experience recruiting, organizing, and managing groups and support teams • Passion for the children’s ministry • Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously • Team player with good collaboration and relational skills and with able to resolve conflicts • Empathetic, good listening skills with an encouraging personality • Demonstrated teaching skills (life applications, not just Bible knowledge) • Experience supporting special needs children and families (Preferred) • Energetic and creative thinker (Preferred)

Application Instructions: Send cover letter and resume to: office@nwchurch.us

Street Address: 9681 TX-1604 Loop
City: San Antonio
State: TX
Zip Code: 78254
Phone Number: 210-688-3002
Website: http://northwestchurchofchrist.org
Contact Name: Richard Baskin
Phone: 210-860-7052
Email: rbaskin@satx.rr.com