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Kids Director - Garner

Job Details

Garner Campus - Garner, NC
Full Time

Summary and Qualifications

Summary of Position

Lead the Summit Kids Ministry at the campus level, build relationships with families, and help provide resources for the families of the campus.

The campus staff will work as a team to do whatever it takes for the well-being of the campus. There are additional responsibilities outside of Kids Ministry in conjunction with the campus team.


  • Leadership skills

  • Volunteer recruiting, training, and support

  • Able to lead large volunteer teams

  • Problem solving ability

  • Pace setter in areas of character, evangelism, and family discipleship

  • Kids Ministry experience preferred

  • A member of The Summit Church or willing and able to become a member



  • Weekend Summit Kids Experience: The overall leadership, execution, and implementation of the weekend in Kids Ministry at the campus

    • Organizing and communicating to volunteers so that there are the proper number of trained and qualified leaders in each classroom

    • Overseeing the implementation of the curriculum provided by Summit Kids ministry

    • Run with fidelity the secondary programming of Awana

    • Responsible for fulfilling the mission and vision of Summit Kids with adherence to the Summit Kids EPOD

  • Leading Volunteer Leaders

    • Recruiting new volunteers on a consistent basis

    • Training the volunteers on a consistent basis for their tasks so they are well equipped

    • Leading the volunteers in love and appreciation so burnout is avoided

    • Build a group of committed Team Leaders

    • Monitor the spiritual health of volunteer leaders

    • Teach and model Gospel-centered teaching for volunteers

  • Partnering With Families

    • Build relationships with the families who bring their children to Summit Kids

    • Equip and resource parents to be the primary disciplers of their kids

    • Be a part of helping new families find a home at Summit through relationships, small groups, serving, membership, etc.

    • Be a first responder to parents with questions about anything in Summit Kids

    • Lead the partnership with families by pursuing Milestone Events (Parent Commissioning, Gospel & Baptism Class, Family Mission Trips)

    • Deal with difficult discipline cases in classrooms

  • Other Responsibilities

    • Help plan and execute campus events

    • Attend weekly campus staff meetings and monthly All-Staff meetings

    • Attend bi-weekly Summit Kids staff meetings

    • Help follow up with First Time Guests

    • Assist in the overall health of the campus

    • Own and collaborate with the campus and central teams to execute VBS.

    • Serve at large events in Summit Kids, Summit Kids Camp, and various other all-campus events.

    • Any and all other tasks necessary to accomplish the vision and mission of the Summit Church as assigned.