Director of Children’s Ministry


To apply for this position please email your cover letter and resume to Dave Schappaugh.


Calvary Kids exists to help young people find joy in Jesus by sharing the love of Christ with each child as we model and teach the gospel through Bible teaching, prayer, worship songs and activities.


/ Identity, security and calling found in Christ alone
/ A love for Jesus and people
/ A visionary
/ Demonstrates spiritual maturity and character consistent with the Biblical requirements for Biblical leadership
/ A “people person,” warm, approachable and caring with strong communication abilities
/ Self-awareness of spiritual gifts and leadership strengths
/ Demonstrated experience recruiting, equipping, training and building healthy teams
/ Willing to recognize and use the complementary gifts and strengths of others to build up the church
/ Organized and self-motivated. Not needing micromanagement but loves to serve as part of a team
/ Ability to teach others.

job responsibilities

/ Plan and execute the vision of Calvary Kids’ Ministry through strategic planning, implementation and alignment of overall ministry
/ Provide oversight and wise stewardship of ministry budget
/ Oversee all aspects of Calvary Kids’ programs
/ Review and choose curriculum being taught throughout Calvary Kids’ ministry
/ Recruit, equip and build healthy teams
/ Plan and create volunteer schedules, ensuring rooms/ministries are staffed
/ Encourage Calvary Kids directors and volunteers through prayer, spiritual direction and development of a fun, creative and relational team environment
/ Encourage and equip parents to disciple their children
/ Conduct regular evaluations of the ministry by soliciting opinions of leaders and participants
/ Oversee and manage all Calvary Kid’s activities and community events throughout the year
/ Meet with parents as necessary and communicate regularly with them to ensure Calvary Kids ministry is running smoothly
/ This position reports to the Spiritual Formations Pastor.