Family Ministry Associate To The 527 Tribe at South Main Baptist Church
Midtown, Houston, TX

This leadership position is responsible for implementing the vision and overarching architecture of the Family Ministry at South Main for preteen children and their families by providing consistent and excellent discipleship opportunities to worship, discover and share through Biblical study, music, and fellowship.

Principal Functions

Provide prayer and support to 5th - 7th graders and their families.
Regularly attend non-church events for 5th - 7th graders.
Plan and arrange for special events for 5th - 7th graders and parents.
Implement camps, retreats, and other multi-day events that achieve specific goals determined by the Family Ministry team.
Oversee all aspects of Sunday School and midweek worship and fellowship programming including curriculum, scope and sequence, and lesson plan development.
Develop and implement effective plans for reaching out to guests of 5th - 7th graders and their families.
Ensure safety procedures are documented and followed for on-campus and off-campus activities.
Ensure all volunteers are in compliance with the SMBC Child Protection Policy.
Maintain an inviting, fun environment in the Tribe space and provide for its supplies and furnishings.
Equip and prepare volunteers providing leadership, communication, and front line support.
Solicit feedback from parents, 5th - 7th graders, leaders, and intergenerational laity on all aspects of ministry.
In conjunction with the Minister to Families, recruit, train, and supervise highly capable volunteers.
Assist and participate in budget development, implementation, and accountability.
Work closely with the Childcare Coordinator on staffing, assignments, communication, and issues.
Assist in directing people to help with and pray about special needs of 5th - 7th graders and their families.
Serve as a healthy role model of leadership, sharing the grace of Jesus.
Regularly evaluate the safety, effectiveness, and freshness of all areas of responsibility.
Be a collaborative team player within the Family Ministry staff helping out in other areas as needed.
Engage in approved professional development events.
If not already an active member of South Main Baptist Church, candidate must be willing to join SMBC and engage fully in the life of the church.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Minister to Families or the Pastor.


South Main Baptist Church
4100 Main Street
Houston, Texas 77002


Dolores Rader
[email protected]


Midtown, Houston, TX
Job type
Part Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Working with Adolescents
Church Ministry