About the job
The Director or Pastor of Next Generation Ministries has the principal responsibility of leading COA in our efforts to effectively equip our families for discipleship. Our desire is for this position to be filled with the right person, and are seeking ordained and nonordained candidates. This position, in conjunction with the Session and pastors, will lead by casting vision for how COA will facilitate and support family-centered discipleship for children 0-12th grade, and serve as a model of excellence for all ministries at Church of the Atonement.
Collaboration is a high value in our ministries that we believe to be a manifestation of the Body of Christ, building unity, providing mutual encouragement, and displaying servant leadership. This position will supervise the Assistant Director of Children’s ministry (currently part-time) and Assistant Director of Youth ministry (future part-time position) and lead with them in recruiting, training, and mobilizing COA children and youth ministry teams, interns (as available), and congregation to support our Next Generation ministries.