Children’s and Family Ministry Music Associate at First Presbyterian Church of Santa Monica
Santa Monica, CA 90401

First Presbyterian Church of Santa Monica

Children’s and Family Ministry Music Associate

PURPOSE: To work with the Director of Children’s, Youth, and Family Ministry, the Spiritual Growth Ministry Team, church staff, and the congregation to provide a loving Christian community that supports children and their families on their faith journeys and commits to love, nurture, inspire, and equip children and youth to be lifelong followers of God in the way of Jesus Christ.

POSITION: Part-time. Hourly. Not Exempt from Overtime.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. CHILDREN’S AND FAMILY MINISTRY (Preschool – 5th grade)
• Personally get to know the children and their families and contact them on a regular basis.
• Work with and under the direction of the Director of Children’s, Youth, and Family Ministry to:
• Develop, plan, and implement programs to promote Christian faith formation in toddler, preschool and elementary children by engaging in activities of discipleship, worship, mission, outreach, and the building of Christian community.
• Engage families by providing support and educational opportunities for parents on topics of interest related to children and families.
• Plan and lead the music for the annual Vacation Bible School program and the annual Christmas Pageant.
• Plan and lead the children in performing music for Sunday worship at Palm Sunday, Easter, Pentecost, and other designated Sundays.
• Meet regularly with the Spiritual Growth Ministry Team to review the ministry’s programs and events and to plan upcoming activities.

2. STAFF CONDUCT AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:
• Maintain healthy boundaries as a means of supporting personal health and ministry programs that are healthy and sustainable.
• Maintain confidentiality of privileged information.
• Attend staff meetings and maintain ongoing communications with supervisor and church staff.
• Keep regular office hours at the church.
• Pursue continuing education opportunities and professional development activities.
• Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Children’s, Youth, and Family Ministry.

ACCOUNTABILITY: Accountable to the Director of Children’s, Youth, and Family Ministry.

EVALUATION: An annual employment evaluation will be conducted by the supervisor. The Personnel Ministry Team may also review annually the employee’s performance and the adequacy of compensation at its discretion.

Address

First Presbyterian Church of Santa Monica
1220 2nd St
Santa Monica, California 90401

Contact

Peter Earhart
310-451-1303
[email protected]

Website

fpcsantamonica.org

Location
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
10-15
Pay rate
$18-$25
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Music/Arts
Personal Interaction
Teaching
Teamwork
Working with Children
Industries
Church Ministry