Dungeness Community Church is located on Washington State’s beautiful Olympic Peninsula situated between the Straits of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains. Our mission is to expand the living legacy of Jesus in our community. We are a multi-generational, growing church blessed with key connections to the children of our community. We deeply desire to reach them and their families with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To that end, we are seeking a full-time Children’s Ministry Director to both oversee existing Children’s ministries as well as help us strategically and creatively reach more families. Below are some details as the general expectations and responsibilities of this position.
The Children’s Ministry Director supervises, administrates, and oversees ministries directly related to children from birth through fifth grade, and their families. The Children’s Ministry Director provides organization, structure, direction, and vision to all volunteers working within children’s ministries. This involves recruiting, equipping, supporting, and delegating to others (when appropriate) with a commitment to utilizing teams and team building strategies whenever possible.
Ensure a quality children’s Sunday School program for Nursery through 5th Grade, including selection of curriculum
Plan and oversee annual Vacation Bible School
Recruit, train and manage teachers and other needed helpers to staff all Children’s Ministry events
Develop ideas and programs for gospel outreach to community, including appropriate church member involvement in local elementary schools
Plan and oversee periodic special Sunday morning programs
Work with Staff Ministry Team to promote the vision and ministry plan of DCC
Promote the interests of Children’s Ministry through communication tools such as the weekly church bulletin, church webpage, and Facebook page
Manage screening & background checks of all applicants seeking to work within Children’s Ministry
Develop, submit and manage a budget each year for Children’s Ministry