Children’s Minister (PT), Clarkson Baptist Church, Clarkson KY

Clarkson Baptist Church in Clarkson, KY is prayerfully seeking a Children’s Minister called by God to be part of our family and team to help us invest in our children and their families by guiding them to accept Jesus as their Lord and Savior & encourage them to mature in their faith. While this position is part-time, there is tremendous opportunity for growth as we strive to reach the over 7000 people within 7 miles of our church building in our wonderful small, rural town. We look forward to talking, meeting, praying, and partnering with the one that God has in store for our children and families.

The Children’s Minister is the leader for Children’s Ministry of Clarkson Baptist. Their main responsibility is to oversee all leaders and functions pertaining to children and their families. He or she is expected to teach, reach, recruit, & train members and prospects with the help of other leaders within Clarkson Baptist Church.

Ministry Area/Department: Children’s Ministry of Clarkson Baptist

Position: Children’s Minister

Accountable To: Pastor, Personnel Committee, and Church

Ministry Target: Children PK-5th Grade

Position Is: Paid Staff

Position May Be Filled By: Called, qualified individual

Minimum Maturity Level: Stable, maturing Christian

Talents/Abilities Desired: Ability to communicate Biblical Truths to children and their families, Able to counsel using the Bible, Godly role model, Solid organizational skills, Compassionate, & Dependable

Passion For: Nurturing children & families to know Jesus as their Lord & Savior, help them grow in their faith in conjunction with the rest of the church family as able

Length of Commitment: Indefinite

Anticipated Time Commitments:

  1. Doing ministry/preparing for ministry: 12 hours a week with potential up to 20 hours a week at later date.
  2. Participating in meetings/training: one hour a week


  1. Participate in staff meetings upon request.
  2. Partner with the Pastor in caring for the church family (primarily children and their families) to oversee and invest in children through Sunday School, Wednesday nights, and special events.
  3. Plan and coordinate outreach to children.
  4. Plan and lead a regular children’s camp, fellowships, retreats, and other opportunities for them to grow in their faith.
  5. Conduct volunteer training for workers, as needed, and be willing to recruit and train new workers.
  6. Responsible for developing and implementing safety for children during all programs and events.
  7. Remain informed on current trends in relation to reaching and ministering to children and their families.
  8. Coordinate the use of program materials, equipment, supplies, and space for children ministry needs with rest of the church ministries.
  9. Constantly evaluate ministry to maintain effectiveness and make necessary changes.
  10. Develop a Children’s Ministry budget and track expenditures throughout the year.

**If you are interested or would like more details, please email by August 8, 2021.

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