Grace Kids Director at Grace Polaris Church (Westerville, Ohio)

POSITION TITLE
Grace Kids Director

WORKING HOURS & SALARY RANGE
Full-Time/Salary; Compensation for this position is based on education and/or experience.

REPORTS TO
Lead Pastor

DESCRIPTION
The Grace Kids director serves as the primary leader for ministries at Grace Polaris Church
for children birth–grade 4, working with a team of coordinators to come alongside families
in their discipleship journey. The director is responsible for carrying out the church
mission through ministry vision, curriculum oversight, volunteer recruitment/training, and
coordinator empowerment/accountability. The director also serves on the Grace Polaris
Ministry Team, a team of staff members that implements vision and ministry initiatives
among the whole congregation under the direction of the lead pastor.

ESSENTIAL QUALITIES
We are most interested in candidates with the following:

  • Godliness and Christlike character consistent of a ministry leader
  • Commitment and affirmation of the beliefs and identity of Grace Polaris Church
  • Commitment to the mission, vision, and values of Grace Polaris Church
  • Ability to teach and guard sound doctrine with kids
  • Ability to lead and empower a staff of part-time employees
  • Ability to build relationships naturally with parents, kids, volunteers, and staff
  • An enjoyment of working with a team and willingness to partner with a variety of
    ministries and staff, including the pastoral staff and Grace Early Childhood Center
  • Ability to encourage parents in their disciple making efforts
  • An understanding of child formation and maturity
  • Willingness to perform administrative tasks for recruitment, background checks,
    and child protection policies
  • Welcoming and hospitable with new families

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
We are most interested in candidates with the following:

  • Biblical and Theological training
  • College degree in education
  • Children’s ministry leadership experience
  • Experience in leading and managing a team

APPLY
Apply for this position at GracePolaris.org/Careers.