Children’s Ministry Director

Permanent Part-Time Three Days Per Week

About us

At Shellharbour Community Church we are passionate about children and families and have a heart to connect with our local community. Each Sunday morning we run a dynamic children’s program for toddlers and primary aged children. Our heart is to love and support these children, teach them the Word of God, and connect them within our church community. We also have Sprouts Shellharbour, a thriving Early Learning Centre, on-site as a ministry of our church. We have a vision to further connect with and serve local schools and families.

Qualifications & experience

  • Experience working with children, preferably within a church context
  • NSW Working With Children Check
  • A commitment to the local church
  • The ability to build and lead a team
  • Skills to teach scripture and children’s ministry
  • A collaborative team approach

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Build and lead a team of children’s ministry volunteers
  • Plan and coordinate Sunday children’s ministry each week
  • Teach scripture in local schools one day a week
  • Run outreach programs in local schools such as breakfast or lunch clubs
  • Collaborate with Sprouts Early Learning to connect with children and families from the community
  • Manage all associated administration such as team and family communication, safety processes, and resource sourcing.


  • Supportive church and staff community
  • Already established links to the community through Sprouts
  • Opportunity for further outreach into the community with strong links to the local church
  • Face to face work with children, not just a desk job
  • Great resources including purpose built learning spaces

Application Instructions
Please Include Cover letter and Resume in Application.

Please Email resume and Expression of Interest to .

Applications must be in by December 4th 2020.