Early Elementary Coordinator at Newport Mesa Church
About the job
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.
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.