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Children's Director
Meet your obligations to parents, volunteers, and the kids.
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The children's ministry is a lofty charge for anyone to take on. Here you have the chance to lead young, curious minds into a deeper love for Jesus. At the same time, the risks seem to be everywhere.

This 18-page resource can help anyone leading a children's ministry to understand and embrace their calling. Included are helpful tips for working with parents, staff, and volunteers, as well as critical guidance along safety issues. NOTE: You have permission to make up to 1,000 copies of this resource to be distributed in a church or educational setting.

This Resource contains all of the following:

Perspective from an Experienced Leader
Consider where a children’s director fits in the church.

Sample Job Description

Communicating with Parents
Good communication is the key to successful ministry relationships.

Working Well with the Church Staff (free sample)
One ingredient of successful ministry is good staff relationships.

Successful Volunteer Recruitment
Running an effective children's ministry requires the right team.

Encourage Volunteers, Avoid Burnout
Take heed of these four desires in a volunteer’s heart.

Ensuring Children's Safety
Choose volunteers committed to keeping children safe from abuse.

Sample Discipline Policy

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Utilizing Non-Weekly and High School Volunteers
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Topics:Church Safety, Church Staff, Communication, Legal issues, Volunteer care, Volunteer recruitment, Volunteers
Filters:Children's ministry, Children's pastor
References:Ephesians 4:11-12, 1 Timothy 4:12, Proverbs 17:27-28
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