12/2/16: Children’s Chapel Director (Ponte Vedra, FL)

What are you looking for?
Children’s Chapel Director
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St Francis-in-the-Field Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
Ponte Vedra, FL
What do you want this person to do?
Kidz Stuff is our weekly Christian Formation (Sunday School,) Children’s Ministry Program at St. Francis-in-the-Field. It takes place in the Parish Hall from 10:00 am till approximately 10:35 am during the principle worship service. Children are brought to the Parish Hall by their parents, then they return to the congregational worship space at the midpoint of the service (the Peace & Announcements.)

The Kidz Stuff Director is responsible to the Assistant Rector for planning, coordinating, directing and evaluating the Kidz Stuff ministry of St. Francis-in-the-Field.

Qualifications
Personal faith commitment to Jesus Christ and ability to articulate the gospel
Love for children and their parents
Experience working with children and managing adult and teenage volunteers
Organization and administrative gifts
Experience working with various multimedia tools (TV, computer, HDMI connections, Powerpoint/Keynote)
Strong communication skills
Some college preferred

Responsibilities:
Pray for the children who come to Kidz Stuff and their families.
Create a safe, fun, gospel-focused weekly program for the elementary-aged members and visitors of St. Francis-in-the-Field along with our existing team of 12 adult and teen Kidz Stuff volunteers.
Recruit, train, and schedule volunteers.
Substitute for volunteers in Kidz Stuff as needed.
Prepare weekly media presentations using the chosen curriculum (currently The Gospel Project for Kids.)
Give guidance and coordination through recruitment, education, and motivation of the key leadership of Kidz Stuff ministry.
Attend regular staff meetings.
Complete a background check and maintain online Safeguarding God’s Children Training
Perform other duties as requested by the Assistant Rector.

Please send resume and letter indicating relevant experience to The Rev. Ian McCarthy, Assistant Rector, St. Francis-in-the-Field Episcopal Church, 895 Palm Valley Rd, Ponte Vedra, FL 32081 frian@stfpv.org, 904-615-2130, fax: 904-810-5529

Position will remain open until filled.
Initial phone interviews will be held the week of December 20-24th, 2016.
Desired start date: January 1, 2017.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Part time
Does this job pay?
Yes
When is the application deadline?
12/19/2016
Do you have a website?
http://www.saintfrancisepiscopalchurch.org