Children’s Minister, Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church, Full-Time, Midway KY

Position TitleChildren’s Minister
Full-time or Part-timeFull-time
Company NameForks of Elkhorn Baptist Church
Location of jobMidway, KY
Company Address495 Duckers Road, Midway, KY 40347
Contact Email Addressoffice@forksbaptist.org
Position DescriptionJob Decription: A unique opportunity to serve in an alive, growing church (2000+ members) with a close
family feel. In this beautiful horse-country setting, we minister to people from several large metropolitan cities
as well as rural areas. We are seeking a full-time Children’s Minister to serve as a staff member within a
vibrant congregation, working with a committed staff and gifted lay leadership in order to nurture children from
birth through 5th grade, and their families, in the love and grace of Jesus Christ.
Qualifications:
1. Must be a committed person of God with a strong relationship with Jesus Christ
2. Must demonstrate a love for children and knowledge of child development; possess the ability to
establish rapport with them; and lead them in their Christian walk
3. Will be expected to become a member of this church
4. Must use appropriate child development knowledge to best meet the needs of Forks children in
curriculum selection, child discipline, classroom grouping, etc.
5. Must be committed to the Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church’s doctrine, vision, values, and beliefs
6. Must be able to train and lead volunteers with a team approach to ministry
7. Must hold a bachelor’s degree (or higher) from an accredited college or university in elementary
education, childhood development, or a similar field. A seminary education is preferred but not
required.
8. Must possess budgeting/financial skills
9. Must have basic computer skills and be willing to learn specific programs and protocols
10. Must have strong communication/organizational skills
11. Must be able to work collaboratively with volunteers and staff
Contact NameJessica Switzer
Website Address for Applying Onlineoffice@forksbaptist.org