Hours: Part-time (more than 20 hrs.)
Wage Type: Salary
Education Requirements/Preference: Bachelors
Job Requirements:Baptized and Confirmed Christian well versed in the beliefs and practices of The Episcopal Church. Positive, creative individual experienced in working with children.
[JOB DESCRIPTION] • Part time position, 20-25 hours per week, pension, salary range of $23-28K based on experience • Responsible for weekly programming with children in preschool through fifth grade • This position is a part of the Cathedral’s Christian Formation staff team • The Children and Family Ministries Coordinator reports to the Dean [PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES] • Establish a faith community of and for children and their caregivers • Plan and lead weekly children's formation (Sunday School) with willingness to adapt lessons to support a variety of cognitive abilities • Facilitate children and family centric events (including but not limited to Vacation Bible School/Camp, family retreats, and affinity group gatherings) • Mentor families through the infant baptism process and preparation • Actively coordinate with the Cathedral Youth Minister to ensure continuity in faith formation for Cathedral young people • Be an active team player with other Cathedral staff and ministry leaders to look for opportunities to integrate Children’s formation with other Cathedral initiatives • Prepare children for future milestones in their faith formation journeys (participation in youth ministry, Confirmation, etc.) • Be inclusive to children with behavioral challenges • Gather, grow, and lead a team of dedicated volunteers to assist in facilitating children’s and family programming • Be able to project a welcoming presence to newcomers to invite them into Children’s and Family ministries • Regularly communicate with the Children’s and Family Ministry community (parents/guardians) via consistently scheduled emails, newsletters, social media posts, etc. • Measure progress towards ministry goals through regular tracking and reporting
Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral
415 West 13th Street