Job Opportunity Details

Director of Children's Ministry

Posted: 5/3/2022

Hiring Location: Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church - Parish
Address: 1914 Ridgeview Drive, Allen, TX 75013 (Map)

Job Type: Full Time
Hours: Variable schedule
Weekends/OT Required: Occasionally
Education Required: Bachelors Degree (Preferred)
Catholic Required: Yes
Bilingual Required: No

Job Description

The Children’s Ministry Director provides coordination for the parish’s implementation of comprehensive ministry efforts to children from PreK through 5th grades, and includes Sacramental Preparation for First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion. This position helps families to foster a love for our Catholic faith and for Jesus, primarily through the evangelization, formation, and empowerment of parents.
The Children’s Ministry Director serves as a leader who guides a vision and collaborates with families, staff, volunteers, and clergy.

Job Requirements

● Coordinate formation programming, which includes working some evenings and weekends
● Provide resources to parish staff and parish families on issues related to Children’s ministry
● Create marketing and communications for Children’s ministry activities via social media, Website, Flocknote, etc.
● Manage and support Children’s Ministry staff and volunteers who work with families and children from PreK through 5th grade. The Children’s Ministry team currently coordinates Whole Family Formation (Catechesis for Grades 1st-5th), Sacramental Preparation (1st -5th), VBS, and Early Childhood Programs (PreK - Kinder)
● Review all curriculums used by the Children’s Ministry and ensure they are consistent with Church teaching and age-appropriate pedagogy
● Oversee Children’s Ministry Safe Environment Programs (Diocese of Dallas child protection and security)
● Ensure and oversee program registration, attendance, sacramental record keeping, accountability, and other administrative tasks
● Develop an annual budget and operate within the constraints of that budget
● Attend staff meetings, ministry team meetings, and educational training workshops
● Develop, plan, and oversee other special events related to children and families
● Be open to other duties as assigned by pastor and/or pastoral associate

Additional Information

Director of Children's Ministry Detailed Job Description

Position Filled

Approved - Yes