Early Elementary Coordinator at Newport Mesa Church
Irvine, CA


Rooted in Scripture

Pursuing a growing relationship with Jesus

Willing to be "All In" within a new church community and to be fully committed to the church's values

Ability to choose curriculum and oversee effective teaching of the curriculum

Have a strong gift of leadership and be able to develop leaders

Have an encouraging spirit and willingness to learn

Be effective in managing of time

Ability to handle sensitive issues and maintain confidentiality regarding church information

Ability to work with and maintain positive relationships with others

Ability to communicate effectively in large and small group settings

Creative problem solver

Friendly and personable


Big Picture Responsibilities:

Work with NextGen Pastor on connecting the discipleship plan for Children’s Ministry with the overall vision of the church.

Work with Early Childhood Coordinator and 5th and 6th grade coordinator in connecting the discipleship plan of early childhood, early elementary and elementary children

Develop leaders and volunteers.

Lead volunteer staff.

Problem resolution.

Ensure quality control.

Collaborate with church staff and attend all relevant meetings.

Oversee curriculum, Sunday services, teaching and weekly engagement


Practical Duties and Responsibilities:

Commit to praying for the early childhood team, children and parents of children

Maintain comprehensive knowledge of elementary ministry

Attend all required meetings

Communicate with the Next Gen Pastor and Early Childhood Coordinator

Updating and debriefing current elementary ministry.

Communicate and collaborate with church ministry staff as needed

Manage and schedule volunteers for elementary ministry

Track health and progress

Provide curriculum and weekly email to parents

Work with a team in creating both in-person and online content

Help create channels of care for parents and children

Aid Early Childhood Coordinator and Next Gen Pastor in developing family friendly outreach.

Collaborate with Next Gen Pastor to ensure quality of programming.

Ensure the development and building of early elementary ministry service opportunities and outreach events.

Maintain policies and procedures for all children’s ministries.

Other projects / duties as assigned by the Next Gen Pastor.


Newport Mesa Church
17682 Mitchell North #205
Irvine, California 92614


Brittany Dalafu



Irvine, CA
Job type
Part Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Team Building
Working with Children
Church Ministry