102 Bishop Ave. Coldwater, MI 49036

(517) 279.7912

Employment Opportunities

We are currently looking for a Children & Youth Ministries Director

Location: First Baptist Church of Coldwater Michigan
Position: Director of Children & Youth Ministries
Reports to: Senior Pastor/CE Team
Classification: Full Time = 40 hours/week


Personal Qualifications:
Committed Christ-follower who is confident of a call by God into ministry
Love for children, youth and families
Strong organizational and leadership skills
Ability to build and lead volunteer teams

     — Oversee programming and ministry for children ages Pre-k thru 5th grade, and 6th thru 12th grades, including Sunday
mornings, regular youth meetings and events, summer programming, VBS, special events, mission trips, etc.
 Recruit, equip and lead teams of volunteers
 Provide communication between children, youth and families within the church
Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children, youth and families
Plan special events with children and youth
Will work closely with existing pastoral staff and church leadership

Job qualifications:
      College degree in ministry related field preferable but not required
Meets Biblical qualifications for pastoral leadership

FBC Competencies and Expectations:
Fully embraces the mission, vision and values of FBC
    — Be reliable, take initiative and be self-motivated
    — Meet regularly with pastoral staff to discuss ministry strategy and effectiveness

Skill set:
Active and growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ, evidenced by action, attitude and behavior
    — A passion for children and youth, and to see families grow in their faith
    — Effective communication skills (written, verbal and interpersonal)
    — Ability to reach out and connect with families involved with FBC ministry
    — Competency with basic computer software (Excel, Word, Publisher) and the capacity to learn new software if needed.
    — Adapt social media skills to ministry

Submit Resume to:
    First Baptist Church of Coldwater
Attention: Christian Education Team
102 Bishop Ave.
Coldwater MI   49036

or email to: [email protected]