Website Atlanta Christian Church
300 NE Third, Atlanta, IL 61723
Children’s & Youth Minister
(Part-Time Job Description)
Atlanta Christian Church, Atlanta, IL
The purpose of this role is to provide leadership of the ACC Children’s and Youth ministries to ensure intentional Christ-like conversion, discipleship and spiritual formation of children and teens.
Attend and participate in Leadership Team meetings with elders and the pastoral team (typically monthly)
Report on status of children’s and youth ministries to Leadership Team regularly.
2. Specific Ministry Objectives (Children’s & Youth Ministry):
Provide oversight and leadership to the ACC Children’s ministry (currently) including:
Children’s Sunday School (9am Sundays)
Jr Worship (10 am Sundays)
Nursery ministry (9am and 10am Sundays)
Provide oversight and leadership to the ACC Youth ministry, (currently) including:
Teen Sunday School (9am Sundays)
Youth group (6:30pm Sundays)
Provide ongoing support of children and youth ministry volunteers and coordinators,
Assisting coordinators with recruitment when necessary
Curating biblical curriculum for all children’s and youth ministries
Encouragement and pastoral support
Loving, supporting, and showing ongoing appreciation of Children’s and
Youth Ministry volunteers
Build Christ-like relationships with ACC children, youth and parents as foundational to all ministry and programs
Incorporate children and youth into various church ministries creating multigenerational ministry experiences when possible.
Leadership of overall Children’s and Youth ministry program, including:
Ensure proper security and processes/systems are actively engaged, (i.e.compliance with volunteer background checks, check in system, volunteer policies for interactions with children and teens, etc.)
Ensure good communication with children, youth, parents and other church leaders
Designing and implementing safe and secure environments
Creatively help grow the children’s, youth and family ministries of ACC
Collaborate with the Pastor of Outreach and Involvement to ensure Children’s and Youth Ministries are intentionally focused on outreach and community impact.
Budgeting and ensuring good stewardship of Children’s & Youth Ministry financial resources
3. General Ministry Objectives:
Collaborate with the Leadership Team and Children/Youth Ministry Team Leaders with the goal of recruiting and equipping servants to faithfully fulfill our God-given commission here at ACC, with utmost character
Collaborate regularly with the Leadership Team and Children/Youth Ministry Team Leaders to develop unified ministry goals which align with the overall vision of ACC
Collaborate with the Pastoral Team regarding ministry administration and implementation of the mission and vision of ACC
Assist with pastoral care and visitation as needed
Attend and participate in occasional Pastoral Team meetings
Other duties MAY be assigned based on needs of the community, church family, and through mutual dialogue with the Leadership Team.
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