First Baptist Dallas - Director of Preschool Ministry

  • NextGen (Children & Families)
  • Dallas, United States

First Baptist Dallas - Director of Preschool Ministry

Job description




POSITION ASSIGNMENT

STAFF LEVEL: MINISTRY STAFF

REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR OF PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

DEPARTMENT: EDUCATION

CLASSIFICATION: EXEMPT

STATUS: FULL-TIME

POSITION SUMMARY

The Director of Preschool Ministry is responsible for the development and promotion of a comprehensive program of religious education for preschoolers, infant through Pre-Kindergarten ages.

  • Work closely with and under the direct supervision of the Director of Preschool & Children’s Ministry to prepare, conduct, and evaluate the Preschool Ministry of the church
  • Coordinate, plan, and implement an ongoing unpaid team member leadership recruitment and training program for Preschool Ministry leaders
  • Supervise the planning, organizing, and conducting special projects for preschoolers and families such as Plus One, First Friday, Great Expectations, Summer Play Days, Teddy Bear Picnic, etc.
  • Administer any preschool weekday activities, such as Kid’s Day Out, AWANA Cubbies, and special events needing childcare
  • Supervise Childcare Coordinator and Paid Teaching Staff at all childcare offerings including Sunday evenings and other weekdays
  • Keep up-to-date on the latest materials and methods in Preschool work and ministry.
  • Develop, implement and oversee a program of outreach to parents of children in the Preschool Ministry and prospective members of the church
  • Provide Pastoral Care and Counseling for parents of Preschoolers
  • Assist in the preparing and administering of an annual budget that adequately supports the church’s strategic intentions directly related to Preschool Ministry
  • Direct and lead the Preschool Ministry in the attainment of growth and ministry goals that correspond to the mission of the church
  • Complete a minimum of 60 contacts to prospects and for the purpose of member care
  • Function in an interactive and cross-functional relationship with all other ministries and support areas of the church
  • Perform all other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Children’s Ministry

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be fully committed to the Mission and Core Values of First Baptist Dallas
  • Must be committed to biblical Christian principles and teachings both professionally and personally
  • Should have a minimum of 5 years experience in a ministry leadership position; preferably related to Preschool Ministries
  • Must be able to listen effectively and to communicate clearly, both orally and in written form
  • Must possess exceptional speaking skills and the ability to speak confidently before groups.
  • Requires an understanding of the special needs and learning styles of preschoolers and an apparent love for them

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS or LICENSE

  • Should have at least a Bachelor’s Level Degree; preferably a Master’s Level Degree


Requirements



QUALIFICATIONS


  • Must be fully committed to the Mission and Core Values of First Baptist Dallas
  • Must be committed to biblical Christian principles and teachings both professionally and personally
  • Should have a minimum of 5 years experience in a ministry leadership position; preferably related to Preschool Ministries
  • Must be able to listen effectively and to communicate clearly, both orally and in written form
  • Must possess exceptional speaking skills and the ability to speak confidently before groups.
  • Requires an understanding of the special needs and learning styles of preschoolers and an apparent love for them

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS or LICENSE

  • Should have at least a Bachelor’s Level Degree; preferably a Master’s Level Degree

Check out the church at https://www.firstdallas.org/