Job Description

Gateway Community Church in South Riding, VA is in search of a Children’s Director to lead their KidzTown ministry that includes birth-fifth grade. Located just outside Washington, DC, Gateway Community is a medium-sized church committed to drawing others into authentic Christian community by encouraging people to grow UP towards God in worship, IN towards others in community, and OUT towards the world in service.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Providing vision, direction, oversight, and development for children’s ministry from birth through 5th grade
  • Help create a plan of re-gathering with plans to support both online and inperson ministries
  • Recruit and connect with volunteers to establish a team and build relationships
  • Be known and loved by elementary kids
  • Minister to families and aid in connecting what happens on the weekend with what happens at home
  • Create an awareness of the Kidz Town ministry in the community

Skills you’ll need to have:

  • Proven track record in recruiting and developing volunteers
  • Innovation and creativity
  • Comfortable with technology
  • Experience in a church with 200+ kids
  • Experience supervising staff and volunteers
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Familiarity and prior experience with Planning Center, ProPresenter as well as previous video/livestream services experience would be a plus

Listed as #11 on the Best Counties to live in America, Loudoun County is part of the Washington, DC metro area which offering a robust job market as well as a broad array of activities including DC’s museums and tourist attractions, professional sports teams/venues, arts & entertainment. The South Riding and Stone Ridge communities provide a family-friend lifestyle surrounded by beautiful countryside, historic locations, vineyards, and an abundance of outdoor events and activities.

Does this sound like a place you’d like to serve? Apply here:

Experience Required
1 – 5 years
Education Required
Bachelor’s degree
Job Type

South Riding, Virginia
Church Size