Children's PastorPosted by: Pastor Steve Johnson
Posted date: Nov-02-2017
Location: Hagerstown, Maryland
Our Church and Community - We are a church that averages around 225 in morning worship attendance located about 70 miles northwest of Washington DC in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Our community offers a good mix of urban access to both Washington DC and Baltimore, MD and many outdoor recreational opportunities. Our church vision is to connect people to God and each other; to transform our community and our world. Each week we minister to between 25 and 30 children. Our church children’s center was recently totally remodeled to provide a fun, kid friendly environment. We have a solid team of lay leaders in place who provide weekly leadership to many of our children’s ministries.
Ministry Description – We are seeking to hire a part time children’s pastor (25 hours per week) to lead all facets of our church ministry to children. The top three characteristics we are looking for are:
Some of the specific priorities we need a candidate to help us pursue include:
We believe we provide a great opportunity for a qualified candidate to be mentored and to grow as an effective pastor to children. We are committed to provide regular professional development opportunities for our staff. We have a good record of pastoral staff longevity. Our plan is for this position to grow to fulltime within two years. In the meantime we will assist a candidate in finding a part time job to supplement his or her income and securing affordable housing.
Annual Salary: $25,000 ($19.23 per hour)