Graduate Resident - Crossings Kids E
Job Details
Main Campus - Oklahoma City, OK
Full Time
4 Year Degree

Crossings Community Church

Graduate Resident Crossings Kids

(a full-time, at-will employment position)




The Graduate Resident in Crossings Kids provides support to the Childrens Ministry of Crossings Community Church through execution of its day-to-day vision and mission.



Organizational Relationships

The Graduate Resident will report to the Crossings Kids Creative Pastor. This position will also work collaboratively with our creative team, age/grade level Pastors, and interact weekly with children who attend each age appropriate large group experience.




  • Creative Writing and Programming provide support by executing day-to-day vision and mission.
    • Work with supervisor to creatively write biblical content that will be applicable for each age appropriate large group audience such as: video content, live sketch, live message, and weekly take home activities.
    • Assist with scheduling and planning Crossings Kids and Crossings 56 events.
    • Co-organize/manage Communications requests for creative/programming team.
    • Create/Manage content for weekly parent emails.
    • Manage/order needed supplies for creative/programming team
    • Assist Creative Director and Programming Coordinator with recruiting/leading volunteers during specific projects for Crossings Kids Creative Team
    • Assist Creative Director with brainstorming/planning sessions.
    • Assist Creative Director with all set design, environment designs for both weekly and special events programming.
    • Manage Birthday Cart
  • Ministry oversee the shepherding and development of specific Crossings Kids volunteers
    • Develop and encourage assigned volunteers
    • Build a network of contacts with other childrens ministry leaders
  • Leadership and Teaching
    • Assist with filling desired volunteer roles for Wednesday night/Sunday morning programming, and special events
  • Assist in maintaining the highest possible ministry standards and professional ethics in accordance with the goals, Purpose Statement, and Core Values of CCC
  • Support the leadership of CCC, contributing to the spirit of unity among the staff and congregation
  • Complete any other tasks as may be needed to fulfill this position; as may be assigned to fulfill the needs, mission, and goals of the Crossings Kids and CCC




  • Attend all staff meetings and events
  • Attend church visits and conferences as requested
  • Meet with mentor
  • Complete developmental readings given to you by either the Pastor of Crossings Kids or Crossings Kids Creative Director.
  • Meet bi-weekly with Crossings Kids Creative Director for professional development.
  • Attend all workshops that have been assigned to you by either the Pastor of Crossings Kids or Crossings Kids Creative Director.




Spiritual Expectations

  • Maintain a consistent and growing spiritual life. This includes:
    • Daily Bible reading
    • Daily prayer
    • Church attendance (Staff Rotation)
    • Spiritual Disciplines
  • Walk in a manner worthy of the gospel of Jesus Christ
    • Live above reproach in matters of spiritual judgment
    • Live within the bounds of the expectations given in the Crossings Employee Handbook



Spiritual Gifts

A mature walk with Christ exhibiting the spiritual gifts of administration/organization, leadership, discernment, encouragement, service/helps, shepherding



Required Skills, Experience and Education

  • Pastoral heart and commitment to shepherding
  • High capacity organizational leadership
  • Undergraduate degree - pursuing a career path in ministry
    • ministry training / experience working with elementary and preteen age students preferred
  • Preferred Worship Background & Creative Writing


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