The effective Children’s Director will achieve the following goals:
Provide leadership and direction to the Children’s Ministry at Eden Westside Baptist Church River Campus under the supervision of the Senior Pastor.
Work in partnership with the Children's Director at the Eden Campus to engage and equip parents and families as the primary disciplers of their children.
Recruit and develop a team of volunteers that will reach and disciple children and their families -- both those who are following Jesus and unchurched families in the community.
Provide care and support to children and their families.
Oversee Children’s Ministry events and retreats at the River Campus.
Adequately and effectively use technology and other social media outlets for outreach and to communicate.
The ideal candidate will have experience leading or connected with Children's Ministry.
Have a track record of spiritual maturity and character consistent with biblical leadership.
Be a relational leader who values fun and doing life with children and their families.
Have a passion to reach and disciple children.
Be a self-motivated leader, loving to live life on a team without the need for micromanagement.
Be able to communicate and convey biblical truth on an age appropriate manner.
Have the ability to recruit, develop, train, and lead a team of volunteers.
Agree with and embrace the culture, vision, and doctrinal statement of Eden Westside Baptist Church.
Have the ability to supervise and work with different personalities, and possess a high level of emotional intelligence and a relatable personality.
Someone who has the ability to be a team player.
Someone who is an innovator, a pioneer, who can think creatively and outside of the box with a solution mentality.
Someone who is a hard worker, does all things with humility, and is influential, motivating, and encouraging to their team.
Someone who leads by example in their life, their direct leadership, and in the mentorship of those they serve.