First Colleyville

Pastor to Kids


The Pastor of Kids exists to move kids from birth through fifth grade toward spiritual maturity, multiplication and mobilization.



At least a bachelor’s degree in related fields

Experience in childhood education is preferred

Experience in successfully building and leading teams



Must be a passionate follower of Jesus Christ and consistent disciple maker

Skilled in goal setting and leadership

Skilled in understanding and relating to people

Skilled in personal and public communication

Skilled in personal investment toward spiritual maturity

Skilled in leading teams toward excellence

Skilled in conflict resolution



Develop teams that move kids grades 1-5 into healthy Connect Groups. Also lead in the growth and multiplication of Connect Groups within the kids ministry.

Recruit, train and shepherd volunteers to serve in the kids ministry in order to foster a team atmosphere of shared passion for children and families. Must oversee the screening via background checks and the completion of Ministry Safe training for all volunteers.

Oversee the hiring, firing and shepherding, evaluating and training of all personnel working in the kids ministry.

Oversee ministry budget, website, database (CCB) and calendar related to kids ministry.

Develop, implement and oversee family mission/outreach experiences.

Oversee the selection of all materials, curriculum, and resources for the kids ministry to effectively communicate God’s eternal truths to children.

Develop and oversee programming for the kids area as it relates to the church’s stated strategic process of Explore, Connect, Grow and Multiply.

Provide oversight of all guest and member follow up related to kids ministry.

Oversee the making of disciples for kids and training parents to be the lead faith trainers in their homes.

Oversee the development and execution of all goals for the kids ministry.

Provide supervisory oversight of the preschool ministry.

Oversee new initiatives as assigned by the Lead Pastor.