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Children/Family Pastor

Turning Point Church
Vidor, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 03/13/2018
Categories: Children's Ministry - Family Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Turning Point is a forward-thinking church committed to reaching the lost and growing God's kingdom. Our mission is to be a disruptive force of grace redirecting lives into an undeniable identity in Christ.   We value Relevance, Acceptance, Ownership & Life Change.  



Children’s/Family Pastor Job Description


Turning Point Church is seeking a Kids Ministry Champion to provide the leadership, vision and direction necessary to make a lasting impact in the lives of children.  The right fit for our team must have a strong passion to minister to families and have the ability to do so in a fast-paced environment that thrives on reaching people with the gospel in a creative and relevant way.


We are looking for someone who has a proven track record of growth and innovation and can work successfully in a community setting; where focus on family is a high priority. Several years of experience directing a Kid’s ministry as an effective leader of teams is a must, preferably as the Children’s Pastor/Director in a church of 750+ attendees.


Primary Responsibilities

Oversee children’s ministry and develop overall strategy for a successful family ministry.


 -Oversee the selection of curriculum & other educational materials needed for programs/activities

 -Building, recruiting & training a solid volunteer base 

 -Organizing kids ministry services on Sunday & Wednesday nights    

 -Providing vision and leadership for direction & strategy for implementation 

 -Creating and innovating new ways to reach children/families in the community

 -Provide administrative leadership for long-range planning, budgeting and calendar coordination

 -Establish annual goals that are consistent with overall church mission, vision and values

 -Oversee planning /preparation of all Kids ministry/family related events  (kids camp, VBS, Fall Fest etc.)

 -Communicate consistently with parents and assist in providing tools to equip families spiritually

 -Meet with Staff weekly to coordinate & prepare for all church events/Sunday services


Personal Qualifications


-Has a love for Christ, His Word and the Church and is a mature Christ follower growing in grace

-A team player who demonstrates a willing attitude to serve as needed to further TPC’s Mission

-Have a conscientious work ethic- able to work at a fast pace within a variety of settings, maintaining a flexible attitude in changing environments

-Ability to design a fresh model of children’s ministry, which fits Turning Point’s culture and is in sync with future growth and overall vision or the church

-Be a self starter, good at multi-taking and prioritizing projects

-Able to work well with all types of personalities in a team setting, striving for unity in vision

-Creative, detail oriented and decisive with the ability to organize, coordinate work, set priorities & maintain systems

-Experience as a high capacity Children’s ministry leader, pastor or director in a large church setting

-Ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality & handle controversial issues with grace

-Degree from a four-year college or university is preferred, however 5-7 years experience and/or training in a large church setting is accepted

-Demonstrates leadership skills and has the ability to motivate others



We know its a crazy place to be, seeking where God will move your family & at times can be discouraging. Gal 6:9 "Let us not grow weary in doing good for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up."    


We believe God has the right fit for us AND for you.  If you think you're compatible with our mission and a experienced match for our search, please submit a resume, link to your website, blog, you-tube or facebook page to Messages or links to podcasts would be great as well. 


Salary & Benefits included