7/6/17: Director, Children & Family Ministries (Grosse Pointe Farms, MI)

What are you looking for?
Director, Children and Family Ministries
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Christ Church Grosse Pointe
Where is the job site located?
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
What do you want this person to do?
The Rector of Christ Church, Grosse Pointe, Michigan, seeks to appoint a creative and strategic thinking individual to join the Church’s staff as the Director of Children and Family Ministries. The new Director will join a program staff of 6, and a total staff of 15, who, together, work to support the broad ministry of Christ Church.

The Director of Children and Family Ministries will work closely with families and volunteers to build relationships and develop formation programs and events to help children live into the vows made for them at their Baptism. The Director will provide strategic leadership and creative vision, implementing fresh and relevant approaches that maintain. above all, a community of affection and care grounded in God’s love that 1) deepens our faith through family-oriented connections, 2) forms and educates our children and their families and 3) invites mutual participation with affiliated and neighborhood groups.

This position also oversees the nursery program, mothers day out program, and other family ministries.

Strategic Visioning
Supervisory Experience to oversee both paid and volunteer staff
Well-grounded in Christian faith and life
Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience in field
Teaching and facilitation skills to lead kindergarten to 5th grade programs

Organizational Skills
Proficient Computer Skills
Communication Skills
Event Planning

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Resumes should be sent to opportunities@christchurchgp.org no later than August 4, 2017.

Resumes will be screened for match to qualifications sought. Pre-screen interviews will be in person for local candidates [preferred] and by video conferencing for others.

Candidates who selected from the prescreen to move forward will meet in person with the Rector and a selection committee.

When is the application deadline?
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