Children’s Minister/Director at West Houston Chinese Church
Houston, TX 77043

West Houston Chinese Church (WHCC) is a non-denominational evangelical Christian church with 800+ members, holding services in English, Mandarin Chinese, and Cantonese. We are a growing church and seek staff who want to use their talents and skills to help build the kingdom of God.

This position is full-time and includes a competitive benefits package (health, dental, and term life insurance, as well as a 403B retirement package). The position includes a continuing education budget and flexibility to pursue your studies.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3-5 years of children’s ministry experience required (preferably in a church setting)
  • Christian College or seminary degree preferred
  • Collaborative team player who can work with a multi-cultural staff and environment
  • Self-starter who can independently lead an entire ministry, its staff, and volunteers
  • Capable of handling multiple tasks at the same time with strong organizational, people, and communication skills
  • Agrees with WHCC’s statement of faith

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leadership
    • Refine and cast the children’s ministry vision to staff, teachers, and other ministries
    • Disciple, train, and develop children’s ministry deacon, coordinators, and teachers
    • Advocate for the children’s ministry to the Pastoral Staff Team
    • Collaborate with other ministries to coordinate special program opportunities
    • Update church council with children’s ministry events and decisions
    • Remain up-to-date on trends, teaching methods, materials, promotional ideas, and other children’s ministry techniques
  • Sunday School Program
    • Oversee the development and implementation of classes and execute curriculum efficiently
    • Recruit and retain teachers for the Sunday children’s program
    • Study and understand the spiritual and developmental needs of children
    • Plan teachers’ retreats, appreciation events, and annual teacher trainings
  • Children’s Special Programs
    • Lead special children’s programs (Easter, Mother’s and Father’s Day performances, infant dedication)
    • Coordinate and provide resources for all children’s programs for church-wide events (prayer meetings,Good Friday program, church retreats, missions conferences, Christmas Eve service, etc.)
    • Develop new children programs as needed within our church and the greater community
  • Care Ministry
    • Meet with children and families as needed to help provide care, support, and guidance
    • Care for children’s ministry leaders and volunteers
    • Send regular updates on the ministry and prayer requests to teachers and parents
    • Assist in educating adults about parenting and child issues

Address

West Houston Chinese Church
10638 Hammerly Blvd
Houston, Texas 77043

Contact

Children's Search Committee
713-935-9422
children_search@whcchome.org

Website

whcchome.org

Location
Houston, TX 77043
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
TBD
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Adaptable
Administrative
Next Gen Ministry
Team Building
Working with Children
Industries
Church Ministry