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Children's Ministry Worker

Job type: Part-time

Category: Children's Ministry

Location: Elgin, IL Post Date: September 28, 2017

Overview

Westminster Presbyterian Church in Elgin, IL is looking for a part-time Children's Ministry Worker. Westminster is a PCA church, founded in 1957. For more information on the church, visit our website (www.wpchurch.com).

Qualifications:

Education: the ideal candidate would have studied Christian Education with a focus inchildren's ministry and a good understanding of the Bible and Christiantheology.

Experience: the ideal candidate would have at least five years of experience teachingchildren age 4 to 2nd grade.

Theological convictions: the ideal candidate would be someone who is a member of a PCAchurch, another Reformed denomination (e.g., OPC), and/or hold to Reformed theology.

Responsibilities:

Working with the CE committee and senior pastor to determine curriculum

Teaching children age 4 to 2nd grade during the sermon (35 minutes)

Coordinating and training volunteers to assist in this ministry

Work Schedule: The service (only one) starts at 10:30 am. Thus, the only requirement is to be at Westminster on Sunday mornings from 10:00 am to noon.

Wages: $200 a week is budgeted for this position. Vacations are permitted, but not paid. Also, it is the worker's responsibility to find a substitute for those Sundays she is gone. The contract period for this position starts on September 10 and concludes on May 28, 2017. The contract is open for renewal for the summer and next school year.

How to apply

Resumes/CVs should be sent to Pastor Douglas O'Donnell at dodonnell@wpcchurch.com. Along with your resume, please include (1) a brief testimony of how you came to faith, (2) a brief descriptionof the ways you daily/weekly seek to grow in Christ, and (3) at least two reasons why you are interested in this job.