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Full-time Children's Director

Full-time Children's Director

Company: Clarkson Community Church
Contact Person: Tammy Pierce
1880 Lakeshore Rd. West
Mississauga, Ontario , L5J1J7
Phone: 9058555001

Position Description

At Clarkson Community Church we are looking for someone with a love for kids to be our next Children’s Director.  Between our Summer Camp, Saga Kids Club and Sunday Mornings we have lots of kids we are connecting with and we are hoping to find the right person to lead them into the future.

This is a job that would be a great fit for someone with teaching, social work or child and youth training, but most of all we are looking for someone who loves kids and wants to work in an exciting staff team to see God's kingdom come in Clarkson, Mississauga.

If this could be you, please have a look at our Job Posting and consider applying.

While we will review all resumes, we will only contact those we intend to interview.  Applications will remain open until we fill the role. A cover letter and resume can be sent to: with the subject line “Clarkson Church Children’s Director”


Chartwell Children’s Director
c/o Tammy Pierce
Clarkson Community Church
1880 Lakeshore Rd. West
Mississauga, ON
L6J 1J7

Role Requirements:

  • A life informed by your christian faith,
  • An understanding of and experience with children, their development and how they learn,
  • A desire to engage neighbourhood families in the story of Jesus,
  • A desire to work with and resource parents and families for discipleship within the family,
  • An ability to work in a team environment,
  • Self-motivation and initiative that leads to effective ministry
  • A passion for evangelism and showing God’s love to the neighbouring community

Valuable skills

  • Communication, time management, teaching, and a valid drivers licence
  • Ability to assess needs, create goals and follow through with implementation
  • Experience in encouraging, motivating and supporting volunteers,
  • Experience with the development or selection of teaching curriculum for children.
  • Experience in Christian Camping or appropriate education is beneficial
  • Experience in caring for and developing support systems for children with exceptionalities

Primary Responsibilities

  • Discipleship relationships with children, seeking to encourage connections between children, leaders and parents across the church and community.
  • Program development for Sunday morning and midweek Saga programs (Thursday), ensuring relevant, engaging and age appropriate content.
  • Leadership development through supervision, mentoring and coaching of leaders to work with and care for children, ensuring they are resourced and equipped for ministry
  • Administration through ensuring that communication, organization and administration are in place to support the discipleship, programming and leadership of Children’s Ministry.
  • Summer Camp support, particularly for Day Camp, by working alongside the Family Pastor to ensure an engaging and effective Camp.
Posted: January 18, 2018 | Expires: June 30, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 4838 ]