Kids Club Director
Job type: Full-time
Category: Children's Ministry
Location: Chambersburg, PA Post Date: May 05, 2017
NETwork is an urban youth ministry for children and teens in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Since 1993, we've been committed to sharing in the love of Christ with those who are most vulnerable in our community. Our desire is to minister to the whole person with the gospel of Jesus. With this in mind, we especially seek to equip children and young adults with the skills necessary for these four areas of focus: spiritual growth, academic achievement, life management, and Christian leadership.
The organization is searching for a Kids Club Director, to lead the already established Kids Club after school ministry for 25-30 children in Grades 1-5, beginning August 2017. This is a full time paid position, with benefits. Candidates should be passionate about encouraging a diverse group of children spiritually, academically, and socially, and desire to raise up other leaders to be ministers of the gospel.
Responsibilities with Children• Be passionate about connecting with kids; be able to manage a classroom and to discipline in love• Encourage spiritual growth by creatively teaching truth from scripture, sharing the gospel, praying together• Equip kids to excel academically by assisting with homework and by leading fun learning activities• Teach kids practical life skills of serving, respect, manners, exercise, nutrition, cleaning, organization• Provide opportunities for kids to develop as leaders, learn responsibility, and to grow in character• Connect with kids through activities they enjoy: athletics, arts & photography, music, dance, cooking, etc.• Actively seek to understand the many cultures represented in our kids and their familiesOther Key Responsibilities & Ongoing Opportunities• Select curriculum and plan lessons; maintain structure, guidelines, and policies for the program• Help mentor and train the high school student leaders (StreetLeaders) that serve in this ministry Help recruit and provide ongoing training and support to the team of volunteer leaders• Develop positive relationships with neighbors, kids' families, and the surrounding community• Evaluate program effectiveness; have vision to improve, grow, and make changes as needed• Assist with fundraising and promoting NETwork in churches, the community, and with other contacts
How to apply
For the full Job Description and Application, please visit http://www.network-ministries.org/jobsor contact NETwork at firstname.lastname@example.org.