Children’s Pastor, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.

Orchard Church is seeking a children's pastor:

Personal Qualifications:
Committed Christ-follower who feels a call by God into Children’s ministry
Love for children and families
Strong organizational and leadership skills
Ability to build and lead volunteer teams

Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 5th grade, including Sunday mornings,   Wednesday nights, summer programming, special events, etc…
Choose and prepare curriculum for each program and each age level.
Create environments, activities and programming for each age group that will facilitate learning and encourage spiritual growth.
Implement children’s registration, classroom management, and security policies/practices in support of weekend services and periodic special events.
Lead the creative use and proactive upkeep of children’s ministry facilities and grounds.
Recruit, train, schedule and lead teams of volunteers.
Provide care for children and families within the church including hospital visits and follow-up.
Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children and families.
Plan and oversee events of “Going Out” and “Bringing In”

Competencies & Expectations:
Fully embraces the mission, vision and values of Orchard Church.
Complete a Background Check
Be reliable, take initiative and be self-motivated.
Embrace and adapt to growth, change, innovation and creativity.
Use appropriate judgment in the areas of discretion, sensitivity and confidentiality.
Have a cooperative, healthy and motivating relationship with supervisors, coworkers and volunteers.

Salary and Benefits
$300 a month salary
4 Sundays and 4 Wednesday off a year
Every 6 weeks a break from leading Children’s Ministries (joining in service with the adults in the sanctuary)

To inquire, please email