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Part-time Children’s & Family Ministry Director

Part-time Children’s & Family Ministry Director

Company: FreeChurch Toronto
Contact Person: Jon Osmond
Annex Theatre 736 Bathurst St.
Toronto, Ontario

Position Description

The successful candidate for this position will join a creative, vibrant downtown church with a vision to see prodigals come home and Christ followers formed in a community empowered for the flourishing of the city. 

Part-time - 15 hours/week

Role & Responsibilities 

  • Collaboratively develop and lead the vision for this growing ministry as it expands in size and also age range (from 1 group to 4 groups including infants/toddlers, kindergarten, early school age and late school age)
  • Organize and prepare Sunday curriculum for all ages.  Some joint programming which may include music, team building games, dramas, storytelling etc.  and then small group sessions taught by volunteers in shared spaces
  • Recruit, develop and support volunteers to grow in their teaching abilities, classroom management and being mentors and role models for the children
  • Work closely with administrator in organizing volunteer schedules and on-boarding of new volunteers
  • Reporting to the Pastor as part of the staff and participate in weekly staff meetings
  • Plan children’s program to reflect the larger events and themes of the church 
  • Communicate with parents regularly
  • Manage Plan to Protect policy and FreeChurch Classroom protocol
  • Lead 1-3 family events along with parent volunteers
  • Oversee the management of supplies, equipment and storage space 


  • Experience working and leading in children’s ministry 
  • Diploma or Bachelor's degree in related area of study (i.e. theology, child development, children ministry).
  • Completed Police Check (Vulnerable Sectors) for employment
  • Completed Plan to Protect 0-12 Training (FreeChurch will provide)
  • Become a member of FreeChurch Toronto

Please send resume to

Posted: August 29, 2018 | Renewed: March 28, 2019 | Expires: June 7, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 5847 ]