Children’s Ministry Assistant at Holy Trinity Anglican Church
Costa Mesa, CA

POSITION AVAILABLE: Children’s Ministry Assistant

POSITION OVERVIEW: In recent years, Holy Trinity Church has been blessed with an increase in young families with children, and we believe God is leading us to nurture the faith of these children/families in creative, holistic, and developmentally appropriate ways. Fostering a hospitable, loving, and formational environment is crucial for all who attend HTC of all ages. The primary functions of this ministry position are: (1) teach age-appropriate curriculum, (2) coordinate volunteers, and (3) set-up and tear-down the classroom.

This position oversees children ages 3-10 and reports to the Director of Faith Formation (DDF).

MINISTRY RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Teach Age-Appropriate Curriculum
Learns the biblical curriculum and pedagogical approach chosen by the DFF
Participates in biannual training sessions with the DFF
Participates in the teaching rotation (meaning 1 out of 3 weeks)
Adopts a prayerful, contemplative, attentive posture toward the formational work of the Spirit in each child

2. Coordinate Volunteers
Works with the DFF to recruit volunteers and coordinate a volunteer schedule – 1 Storyteller & 1 Welcoming Host for each Sunday
Ensures all children are being properly monitored and cared for by volunteers
Provides support to volunteers and helps with classroom management
Troubleshoots problems as they arise each Sunday (e.g., teacher back-up, supply needs)
Stands as the primary point of contact for volunteers regarding schedule and classroom

3. Set-Up & Tear-Down
Creates and maintains a clean, well-organized, safe, welcoming, and creative environment for children
Ensures the classroom is a place of joy, play, and friendship
Provides all teaching materials for each week’s lesson and response
Keeps an up-to-date record of attendance and contact information
Exemplify love and support to all members of HTC

ESSENTIAL QUALITIES:

Lively Christian faith and maturity
Able to teach children’s curriculum in a joyful and invitational way
Able to communicate effectively with staff, parents, volunteers
Strong organizational skills
Works well in collaboration with others

SCHEDULE: The Children’s Ministry Coordinator is expected to work in the classroom and church at 2:00-4:15pm on Sundays, plus any additional time for scheduling and programming throughout the week. Requests for time off need to be presented to the DFF at least two weeks in advance, and the Children’s Ministry Coordinator will be responsible for finding substitutes from an approved volunteer list.

COMPENSATION: $75-100 per week

APPLICATION: Please send your cover letter and resume to israel@myholytrinitychurch.com.

Address

Holy Trinity Anglican Church
2900 Bristol St E-201
Costa Mesa, California 92626

Contact

Israel Kolade
8652305690
israel@myholytrinitychurch.com

Website

myholytrinitychurch.com

Location
Costa Mesa, CA
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
3-4
Pay rate
$75-100 per week
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Scheduling
Supervision
Teamwork
Time Management
Working with Children
Industries
Church Ministry