DeKalb Campus Children's Pastor

DeKalb, Illinois, United States | 1. Pastoral | Full-time | Partially remote


Are you a strong, high-capacity relational shepherd who is passionate about seeing children learn about Jesus and grow in their relationship with him?

Do you thrive in the high-energy environment that is children’s ministry?

Would you get excited to be a key part of the strategic development of ministry programs, events and initiatives to help sustain a thriving one-church children's ministry?

Do you love recruiting, developing, and investing in a large team of dynamic volunteers and seeing them growing, equipped, and empowered to serve God to their fullest?

We are looking for a special someone with a passion for Jesus and a passion for children’s ministry to lead the children's ministry at the DeKalb Campus. 

Our ideal candidate for this full-time pastoral role will be a relational shepherd with significant leadership skills. This person will serve as the leader and pastor of our DeKalb Campus children’s ministry and will be responsible for the overall spiritual health and success of the campus children’s programming. Their passion for their ministry areas will significantly be exhibited through the recruiting, leading, and training of a strong volunteer base to help execute the ministry as they invest in the spiritual growth of children and parents. As a vital part of the campus pastoral team, this person should have a shepherd’s heart and be able to help people walk through difficult situations with spiritual maturity and compassion.

Together with the one-church next gen staff, they will work to develop and implement a strategy for the evangelism and ongoing discipleship of all children within the ministry. If the idea of leading and shepherding children, parents, and volunteers in this dynamic, life-transforming ministry is right up your alley, please consider applying for this full-time pastoral below.


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