Children’s Ministry Volunteer

In by jaker

  • Field Education-Internship
  • Guelph

Website Elora Road Christian Fellowship

We currently have openings available for the following ministries as part of our Sunday Morning Kingdom Kids Program (JK-gr. 5).

Small Group Leader

Purpose: to empower kids in their faith development through safe and healthy relationshipsKey

Responsibilities:

  • Lead or co-lead a small group of elementary kids through activities and discussions
  • Build relationships and create a safe place to talk about faith with kids
  • Connect with parents to help build a consistent faith influence

Time Commitment: 9:45am-11am Sunday mornings, either weekly or twice a month for a minimum of 6 months (Oct-March)

Qualifications: healthy and mature faith, love for kids, willingness to complete our SOS screening process

Support: Training for this position will be available. Also the CM Director will be available for questions and assistance

Small Group Helper

Purpose: to support the Small Group Leaders in group activities and discussions

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help distribute supplies during small group time
  • Provide assistance to kids who are struggling during activities
  • Additionally, Small Group Helpers will provide support in one of the following areas:
    • Supply Prep: arrange supply bin contents for use (i.e. photocopying, cutouts, etc.)
    • A/V: run the powerpoint slides/videos during the Large Group Session
    • Large Group Leader (18+): welcome kids during Large Group, lead Worship, introduce message, memory verse, etc.

Time Commitment: 9:45am-11am Sunday mornings for a minimum of 3 months (Oct-Dec)

Qualifications: willingness to grow in personal faith as well as set an example for others (in the case of a Large Group Leader, a healthy and mature faith must be evident), servant attitude, willingness to complete our SOS screening process. Ability to understand written instructions, familiarity with A/V tech, OR public speaking is an asset.

Support: Training for this position will be available. Also the CM Director will be available for questions and assistance

Special Support Helper

Purpose: to make our children’s ministry fully accessible by providing one on one support to kids with special needs

Key Responsibilities:

  • work alongside a child with special needs, provide assistance during activities to allow the child to participate.
  • Connect with parents and Small group leaders to discern how to provide the child with the best Sunday morning experience possible.

Time Commitment: 9:45am-11am Sunday mornings for a minimum of 3 months (Oct-Dec)

Qualifications: willingness to grow in personal faith as well as set an example for others, love for kids with special needs, willingness to complete our SOS screening process

Support: Training for this position will be available. Also the CM Director will be available for questions and assistance

To apply for this job email your details to jaker@ercf.ca.