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NextGen Director/Pastor

Posted by: Matt Ryba

Posted date: Jul-16-2021

Location: Annandale, VA

POSITION TITLE:  NextGen Director/Pastor      

REPORTS TO:  Lead Pastor                               

CATEGORY: Part-Time                  

PREPARED/REVISED:   July 2021    




The NextGen Director/Pastor is a part-time position that provides direction and oversight for our CALVARYKIDS and CALVARYYOUTH ministries (infant – 12th Grade). The NextGen Director/Pastor provides leadership, training, support, and oversight to all CALVARYKIDS and CALVARYYOUTH staff & volunteers. The NextGen Director/Pastor will work closely with the Calvary pastoral staff and is responsible for the implementation and development of programming for the spiritual formation of children and teens and equipping parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of their children.




• Living an exemplary Christian life by pursuing daily devotions, Scripture memory, and opportunities to share his/her faith.

• Direct oversight of all CALVARYKIDS and CALVARYYOUTH Ministries (Kindergarten to 12th grade).

• Provide vision, strategy, & development for all CALVARYKIDS and CALVARYYOUTH Ministry environments (birth – 12th grade) that aligns with the overall church mission to make disciples of all nations.

• Provide leadership, direction and training for all CALVARYKIDS and CALVARYYOUTH staff and volunteers.

• Review, purchase, and oversee the implementation of curriculum (Nursery, Preschool, Elementary).

• Recruit and oversee all volunteers providing leadership, training, and appreciation.

• Help maintain safe, clean, aesthetic environment for the different ministries.

• Oversee childcare for all-church events as directed including, but not limited to, annual meetings, Discover Your Church/Newcomer meetings, Christmas Eve, Easter, etc.  

• Responsible for check-in procedures, including managing Check-in volunteers and tracking weekly attendance.

• Assists in creating budget for Children’s ministry and manages monthly expense reports to track ministry spending.

• Meets regularly with the Lead Pastor to discuss overall family ministry strategy and effectiveness.

• Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 12th grade, including Sunday mornings, summer programming, special events, etc.  

• Recruit, train, schedule, and lead teams of volunteers.

• Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children and families.

• Plan and oversee special events.



• BA or BS degree required


• Must have proven ministry experience effectively leading individuals and teams. (Previous experience leading children’s ministry desired)


• Able to recruit and develop teams.


• Passion for serving the church.



To apply for this job opening, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to matt@calvary-church.org


Start date is flexible*


Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location Annandale, VA
District Virginia
State/Province Virginia
Position Title NextGen Director/Pastor
Position Classification Children
PositionType Part-time
Deadline for Applications
Contact Information
Contact Preference Calls and Emails are welcome.
First & Last Name Matt Ryba
Title Lead Pastor
Phone 703-573-4200 EXT 4006
Email matt@calvary-church.org