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Bayview CoC | Kids Church Coordinator Position Available

Tuesday, 16 February 2021

Position Title: Kids Church Coordinator

Time Fraction: 1.5 days per week

Remuneration: Remuneration is according to Churches of Christ Victoria and Tasmania (CCVT) recommendations

Accountability: Senior Pastor or their delegate


Position Overview

An opportunity exists for someone to join the Ministry Team at Bayview Church in Rosebud, on the Mornington Peninsula. Bayview is a contemporary, family-friendly church with a membership of approximately 300 people. In this role you will be responsible for coordinating programs and activities and overseeing our team of volunteers, to assist in the spiritual and social development of children aged 0 - Grade 6.


Key Selection Criteria

The person we seek will demonstrate:

  • A committed and vibrant Christian faith

  • Affinity with Bayview Church’s culture, mission and vision

  • A passion for children and families

  • The ability to relate effectively with those from a non-church background

  • The ability to work harmoniously in a team setting

  • A good work ethic

  • Excellent up-front presentation skills

  • The ability to effectively lead and manage people and teams

  • A high level of commitment to self-care, personal and spiritual development

  • Confidence and positivity

  • Confidentiality and the appropriate handling of sensitive information

  • Training, qualifications and experience in education, pastoral ministry and/or similar fields

  • Completed Safe Churches training, provide a Working with Children Check, Federal Police Check and willingness to adhere to CCVT Code of Ethics

Tasks include, but are not limited to:

Sunday Tasks

  • Oversee the operations of the Bayview Kids program

  • Welcome and connect with current and new families

  • Welcome and connect with Bayview Kids volunteer leaders and workers

  • Present and/or organise weekly Kids Church presentations for the adult service

  • Ensure facilities are locked and left clean and tidy

Weekly Tasks

  • Plan and prepare curriculum and resources

  • Lesson planning when teaching

  • Communicate with leaders

  • Pastoral care of church families as required

  • Pastoral care of staff and families of Rosebud Early Learning

Ongoing Tasks

  • Rostering

  • Plan and facilitate volunteer leaders and workers meetings

  • Safe Church compliance

  • Recruit new volunteer leaders and workers

  • Plan and deliver ‘Super Sunday’ events

  • Manage budget

  • Attend Ministry Team meetings

  • Provide a brief written monthly report to our Leadership Community

The successful applicant will:

  • Be responsible to and work collaboratively with the support of the Senior Pastor, Kids Church Director and our Bayview Care Director

  • Be allocated an external supervisor to help monitor and assist their development

  • Present for a position review every six months

Applicants are to submit their CV by February 21, 2021. For expressions of interest, please contact Stephen Sutton on 0414 706 274 or email

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