Job Title: Children’s Ministry Associate
Supervisor Title: Children’s Minister in Poteau OK
Date Prepared/Revised: October 8th, 2012
Primary Role - Children’s Ministry Associate
Invite, train and empower volunteers to provide leadership within the Children’s department/Nursery.
Oversee the weekly operations of children/nursery rooms, communicating with teachers, helpers and other volunteers.
Oversee the setup and operation of all related children’s ministry environments on Sunday morning, including check-in, check-out, security, clean up, setup and tear down.
Help organize Childcare for special events.
Participate in Weekly meetings with the Lead Minister
Develop and manage a volunteer schedule and deliver it to your team well in advance.
Adapt and prepare curriculum for children from ages 4 years to 11 years.
Ensure a worker to child ratio of no less that 1 to 6 children and 1 to 4 infants
Create systems and/or events to thank and appreciate Children ministry volunteers.
Ensure that the Children’s department Policies and Procedures are communicated and followed by all
Attend training events and conferences as directed by the Lead Minister.
Ensure that background checks are conducted on all children/nursery ministry volunteers.
Performance Metrics for Children’s Minister
Cleanliness and organization of the children’s environment.
Adherence to and enforcement of the Nursery Policies and Procedures
Worker training and appreciation.
Maintain God ordained priorities in your life by putting Jesus Christ first, your spouse second, your children third and the ministry fourth.
Invest substantial time into a vital relationship with Jesus Christ
Invest substantial time into developing as a leader and person
Attend at least one ministry related conference and be consistently involved in ongoing learning activities.
Model the Encounter, Equip, Enrich Discipleship Strategy by attending regular worship services, participating in a community group, and living missionally in our community.
Model the Core Values of Poteau Church of the Nazarene by being Biblical, Relational, and Missional
For More information contact: Greg Ledbetter, 918-839-3708