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Northside Christian Church: Part-TIme Children's Pastor


5114 N Old Pike Road
64118 Kansas City , MO

Children’s Pastor Job Description
Northside Christian Church


As a member of our pastoral staff, the Children’s Pastor will apply his or her gifts and skills to help Northside Christian Church fulfill its mission of making disciples. The Children’s Pastor provides direction and oversight for the children’s ministry (birth-5th grade.)

As this is a part time position, hours will be discussed and agreed to with Sr. Pastor.


  • Model a meaningful and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Engage in regular and ongoing accountability with the elders and staff
  • Continue to grow spiritually and professionally through reading, prayer, and training resources (including seminars and conferences.)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 5th grade
  • Create environments, activities, and programming for each age group that will facilitate learning and encourage spiritual growth.
  • Recruit, train, schedule and lead teams of volunteers.
  • Provide care for children and families within the church including hospital visits and follow-up
  • Communicate consistently with parents as well as provide the tools they need for spiritual leadership

Occasional Duties:

  • Plan and oversee special events such as baby dedications, volunteer training, etc.
  • Possibly preach once or twice a year
  • Additional projects as agreed to with Senior Pastor

Accountable to:

  • Senior Pastor
  • Elders