Children’s Ministry Team Leader

Date Posted: May 13, 2024
Hours Per Week: 20
Hope Community Church
Newburyport, MA, USA
Job Type: Childrens Director,Christian Education,Ministry Director
Other Details

Children’s Ministry Team Leader

Flexible, part time position – approximately 20 hours per week

Reports to Lead Pastor

Purpose:  To lead and equip the Children’s Ministry, provide administrative support and ministry connections for volunteers and families.


  • A follower of Jesus and His way of life of loving God, loving others and making disciples.
  • A heart for discipling children/families at Hope and beyond.
  • Strong relational and people skills, strategic thinker, commitment to team ministry.
  • An ability to recruit and collaborate with a diverse age range, backgrounds and personalities.
  • Able to manage time efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of team.
  • Ability to work with the unique aspects of a volunteer organization.
  • Committed to confidentiality in church related matters. 


  • Lead the Children’s Ministry Team.
  • Oversee Sunday morning Children’s program, maintaining a welcoming and safe environment with classes fully staffed and supported.
  • Recruit and integrate our youth and other adult volunteers into a multi-generational children’s ministry.
  • Develop and oversee events and programs that will provide additional connection and discipleship with children and families (e.g., VBS, fun events, etc.).
  • Work with the Youth Ministry program to develop a cohesive discipleship pathway for our children and youth.
  • Work with the Pastors and Finance Committee to develop and oversee the children’s ministries annual budget.
  • Attend weekly staff meetings.

How To Apply

Please forward resumes to Kathy Melanson, Office Manager at

[email protected]