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Youth and Children's Ministry

Kids Ministry Director+

Arise Church Denver
Posted: 09/19/2022
Salary/Range: $48,000 to $60,000 (depending on experience)
Location
Denver
Description:

Positional Expectations: The Kids Ministry Pastor/Director** leads and directs the kid’s ministry, Elevate Kids (for birth through 5th grade) of Arise Church Denver, a ministry that both kids and parents love that helps kids become lifelong followers of Jesus.

The Why: Following Jesus is the path to the fullest life, and the KD comes alongside families to help kids begin that lifetime journey.

*This position would also be responsible to direct one other ministry area in the church. This area would be determined based on best fit.

**At Arise, we license people to be pastors if they meet certain criteria. We would be open to hiring a pastoral level or a directorial level staff person. Both levels are open to men and women.

Roles & Responsibilities

  1. DIRECT ARISE KIDS
    1. Actively recruit, train and sustain a volunteer team to passionately minister to our kids in fresh and creative ways.
    2. Oversee curriculum, planning, and execution of the Sunday kid’s experience for those in-person and online. 
    3. Help kids through the baptism process and families with child dedications.
    4. Collaborate with the Student Ministry Pastor to make sure the transition from Arise Kids to Student Ministry is smooth for kids.
    5. Develop family outreach (e.g. a summer kid’s outreach, Parent’s Night Out, etc.).
    6. Champion Arise Kids and our value of Next-Gen Investment.
    7. Be a welcoming presence at Sundays services.
  2. MANAGE THE ARISE KIDS’ OPERATIONS
    1. Oversee the Arise Kids’ budget and supplies.
    2. Implement and communicate safety protocols and procedures, including background checks.
    3. Coordinate with other ministries to provide quality childcare when necessary.
  3. BE A TEAM PLAYER
    1. Jump in to help with all-hands-on-deck events (Christmas Eve, Easter, Splash Bash, etc.).
    2. Perform all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Passion for kids
  • Experience in Kids Ministry
  • Great communicator
  • Very organized
  • Friendly
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Follower of Jesus
    • Growing in love for God and his people
    • Committed to developing a personal relationship with Jesus
  • Member of Arise Church Denver, or willingness to become one.
    • Attends regularly, participates in a community group, serves somewhere, tithes generously, and maintains integrity.
To Apply: apply@arisedenver.com