Children & Families Worker – St Stephens Community Church

About St Stephens Community Church: We’re a bunch of ordinary but extremely diverse people seeking to know God and make Him known. We love to see people come to faith in Jesus; apply God’s Word to life; be trained and equipped; and we’re committed to reaching out beyond ourselves to build bridges into the community, help other churches and support God’s work overseas.

The Opportunity: We are seeking someone to join our leadership team in 2018, to oversee the delivery and development of a dynamic and growing Children and Families ministry.
The key areas of engagement will be:
·         Discipling Children – To nurture faith in children and help them grow in the knowledge and love of Jesus Christ through enjoyable and engaging learning experiences.
·         Building teams – To grow and train teams of leaders and helpers to effectively carry out the Sunday ministries and associated discipleship opportunities.
·         Connecting with families – Develop good relationships with parents and provide opportunities for children to share their faith and serve and encourage their families

Hours & Remuneration: This is a paid role of 20 hours per week at $19 per hour. Additional allowances also included.

What we’re looking for: We will be looking for someone who love’s Jesus, has a passion for children’s ministry, good leadership skills, creativity and administration ability.

Application Process: For more information contact Jaimee Wells (office@ststephenstahunanui.co.nz) for a full Job Description or if you just have questions. Alternatively, you can check out our website or Facebook (link via website) for more information about St Stephens Community Church.

To be eligible to apply, you must hold NZ Residency. As a condition of your appointment, you must successfully complete NZ Police vetting.

If you intend to apply, send a cover letter with your resume in by 20th January 2018. Please send your application via Vocate or to office@ststephenstahunanui.co.nz.