Family Pastor at Valley Fellowship Church
Buena Vista,Colorado

Family Pastor Job Description


Role Type: Full Time; Salaried

Responsible to: Lead Pastor

Oversees: Family Ministries

Member of Teams: Church Staff, Family Ministry


The vision of Valley Fellowship Church is to ensure that anyone that calls Valley home has the tools to thrive at home so that the next generation worships Jesus in their home.



To create vision and strategy for Family Ministry at Valley Fellowship Church. To raise up leaders who will invest in the next generation. To equip parents to lead and impact their child(ren) spiritually.


What to Expect from Us

Coaching and support for your God-given ministry
Clear expectations and wins
A leadership team committed to being led by God and impacting our community
A leadership team that gives trust from the start
A challenge that will inspire you to follow Jesus closer, be a better spouse and parent
A church that is allows you to focus on your gifts, strengths and passions


What We Expect from You

A mature and growing relationship with Jesus through the Holy Spirit
Regular practice of spiritual disciplines and personal growth strategies
Strong relationship skills
A person who exhibits the ability to lead self, their family and others
A person of integrity who has a good reputation inside and outside the church
In agreement with the beliefs, values and By-laws of Valley Fellowship Church
Develop a comprehensive strategy for Family Ministry that includes and impacts staff, volunteers, parents and their children.
Lead, develop and provide care for the Family Ministry staff
Lead a team to provide an engaging environment for children on Sunday mornings
Lead a team to provide an engaging environment for students during the week
Work with other staff, supervisors and elders to help implement Family Ministry vision and strategy into the church
Create new initiatives to reach unchurched families in our community
Must have a heart for the lost and broken and giving consistent input to ministry leadership with them in mind



Team Builder - Builds strong-identity teams that apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals
Collaborates - Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
Confidence - Step boldly into the calling that God has uniquely designed
Develops - Develops people to meet both the team’s goals and ministry’s goals
Manages Ambiguity - Operates effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
Teachability - Willing to relearn what we think we already know
Results Driven - Consistently achieves results, even under tough circumstances
Tech Savvy - anticipates and adopts innovations relevant to known scope of work
Whatever it takes - we’re all in this together, it’s always my job



Experience in development, management and leadership of volunteer teams is preferred
Exposure and understanding of family based ministries in various sizes of modern, relevant churches



Salary dependent on skillset and experience, $60-$80k
Benefits are negotiable in our restart environment
Creative housing solutions are available



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Valley Fellowship Church
608 S. San Juan Avenue
Buena Vista, Colorado 81211


Valley Fellowship Church
(719) 395-2242



Buena Vista,Colorado
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Church Ministry