Director of Children’s Ministries at Thrive Church

Job Overview


Thrive Church of God in Broken Arrow, OK, is looking for their next Director of Children’s Ministries to help kids connect with God, learn how to listen to Him, and then respond. This is a part time+ salaried position that reports to the Lead Pastor and has the potential for growth as the ministry area grows. The ideal candidate will have experience with Children’s Ministry, a passion for kids and families, and a desire to grow continually as a leader and in their relationship with Christ. Thrive Church is a mobile church that meets at Tulsa Ballet’s Broken Arrow campus. The church also maintains offices at 81st & Aspen in Broken Arrow.


Job Description


Manage all aspects of Thrive’s Sunday morning children’s programming (birth - 5th grade).

select and implement curriculum
recruit, train, and manage volunteers
oversee weekly setup & teardown of children’s ministry area
develop relationships with kids and parents
maintain equipment and supplies
hire contract workers to assist with children’s ministry


Relaunch children’s midweek programming.

develop programming for Little Seeds (birth - 4yo) weekly story hour
recruit and train volunteers
maintain equipment and supplies
work with volunteers to create relationships with the parents of the kids
create discipleship opportunities for elementary-aged kids


A candidate who can help develop a Middle School Ministry would be advantageous but not required.



Participation in the life of the church (small groups, special events)
Weekly one-on-one and staff meetings
Other duties at Lead Pastor’s discretion based on candidate’s strengths and church needs
A “batteries included” self-starter who sees their role as part of the team


Requirements and Skills

A Christian disciple learning to listen and respond to God
Minimum of 1 year working with kids
Some ministry training preferred but not required
Ability to maintain a reputable community presence and influence
The ability to communicate with kids and families
Must be fluid, flexible, and willing to accept/adapt to change
Committed to the vision and direction of the church
Preference given to those who have been part of a growing children’s ministry
Compensation dependent on experience and education



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Thrive Church
2030 W Houston St
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74012


Thrive Church



Job type
Part Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Working with Children
Church Ministry