Job Description

Job Requirements: Have strong personal relationship with God through His son, Jesus Christ. Have the ability to give spiritual counsel to children, parents, staff and volunteers when appropriate. Have a love for children and people and the ability to relate to all age groups. Have a gift for motivating volunteers. Have a background in education. Have strong management and organizational skills. Have excellent verbal and written skills.

Primary Duties:

• Direct St. Andrew’s Children’s Ministries

• Attend staff meetings and staff prayer

• Plan special events for children

• Provide spiritual counseling to children and parents as needed

• Oversee the MOPS program

Detailed Responsibilities:

• Direct Sunday morning Children’s Programs

• Recruit & train volunteers for Sunday school and second hour programs on Sunday

• Provide spiritual leadership for the Children’s Dept. volunteers

• Hire, train and provide spiritual mentoring for Program Assistants (Interns)

• Communicate, support, train and inform parents as needed

• Order supplies and curriculum for Sunday school

• Maintain attendance records for K-5th grade

• Run mission projects for the Children’s Dept.

• Keep Children’s Dept. hallways and rooms cheerful and up to date. Decorate bulletin boards in the halls seasonally or as needed.

• Advise the Church Administrator of needed repairs in the Children’s Wing

• Support the other ministries of St. Andrews as needed

Vacation Bible Camp:

• Recruit volunteer staff

• Provide curriculum

• Train volunteer staff

• Oversee decoration and set up of facility

Principal Working Relationships:

Staff, church leadership, congregation and the public

Status: Exempt; Administrative

Hours: 30 hours per week

Benefits: Vacation, holidays

Experience Required
1 – 5 years
Education Required
Some college
Job Type

Redondo Beach, California
Presbyterian: PCUSA
Church Size