Children’s Minister

Kindergarten - 5th Grade Minister Job Description

Title: Children’s Minister/Pastor

Location: Wilkinson, Indiana

Church Size: 500 ave. attendance with approx. 700 members/ reg. attendees

Group Size: 50

Reports to: Lead Pastor & Elders (Specific Elder over Ministry)

Status of Position: Full Time, Salaried (Currently not filled)

Purpose: WCC is all about changing lives.  We do this through relationships, first with Jesus Christ and second with the Body of Christ.  We follow the mission of Christ that He lays out in Matthew 28.  (The Great Commission)  Our Next Generation Ministry should mirror this.  

  • Responsibilities include:

  • Organizing Sunday Morning Children’s Worship for two services, Sunday School, Evening Youth Group and All Special Events for K - 5th grade.

    • VBS

    • Easter Egg Hunt

    • Fall Fling (community festival)

    • CIY Believe

    • Camp

    • Various other activities / events throughout the year

  • Relationship Building

    • Regular School Lunch Visits

    • Attend Extra-curricular activities of students (Sporting events, Concerts, County Fair etc…)

    • Coaching and School involvement is strongly encouraged 

    • Sponsor team training, organizing, scheduling, recruitment, etc.

  • General Ministry

    • Hospital Calls- when appropriate

    • Funerals- when appropriate 

    • Community Involvement 

    • Weddings- when appropriate

    • Assisting with Church events and helping other staff when needed

  • Meetings

    • Elder

    • Staff

    • Youth Sponsor & Training


  • Prefer 2 to 4 years or more of experience in children’s ministry of 20 plus students.

  • Must have vision and a demonstrated ability to plan, organize, coordinate, and to manage time & schedule wisely.  

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills, conflict management skills, and computer skills. 

  • Must have a proven ability to work effectively with children, parents, diverse individuals, and teams of volunteers.

  • Must be a team player.

  • Must be relational and have a heart for Christ and a personal desire to grow to be more like Him.

Thank you for your interest. You can send your resume to Ryan McCarty - Senior Minister

7293 N State Road 109 Wilkinson IN 46186