Fairfield is a community of 5000 in South Eastern Illinois. First Christian Church is a strong established community of believers with a Sunday morning attendance of 400. The church is made up of a cross-section of ages with a large number of young families with children. The church staff is made up of five ministers. First Christian Church believes strongly in missions and encourages involvement on every age level. FCC believes that the best part of its history is in the future.
We are seeking a full-time Children’s Minister to oversee the development and growth of our ministry to children, birth through fifth grade, and their families. The applicant should be relational, with a strong work ethic, organized, and team oriented. A Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years children’s ministry experience is preferred. This person must have a deep relationship with Jesus, be grounded in God’s word and desire to see children grow in their relationship with the Lord.
The primary role of the Children’s Minister is building a team. The Children’s Minister is responsible for recruiting, training, and encouraging volunteers to lead and teach children in a dynamic ministry. The primary focus is to introduce children to God, encourage them in their discipleship, and share the gospel with others. The children’s minister is also encouraged to be involved in regular teaching and leadership responsibilities of the ministry.
If you’re interested in this position, you can find a job description on the “Resources” tab at www.fccfairfield.com.
Please email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: First Christian Church, 100 W Center St., Fairfield, IL 62837 ATTN: Craig