Korean-American Ministry Resources

Children’s Ministry Director/Pastor

We are looking for a full time Children’s Ministry Director/Pastor to oversee the Children’s Ministry (CM).

  • About Us:
    • The Church of Philippi is a non-denominational Korean immigrant church composed of the Korean Congregation and the English Congregation led by a 2nd generation Korean American Senior Pastor, David Donghoon Park.  The Children’s director/pastor will be joining our team of pastors on the English Congregation/Education side for collaboration and mentorship.  The Children’s Director/Pastor will partner with an established group of parents and teachers who have been faithfully serving.
  • Job Overview:
    • Responsible for all aspects of Children’s Ministry
    • Provide pastoral guidance to 150 K-5th children
    • Oversee weekly Children’s worship
    • Organize special Events (Easter, Christmas, VBS, etc.)
    • Oversee the AWANA program
    • Recruit and equip the teachers and counselors
    • Partner with the PTA to shepherd and support parents with Christian education at home.
    • Attend weekly pastoral staff meetings
    • Join and receive accountability/guidance from the English Congregation pastoral team
    • Attend any special events of the church that require participation
    • Prepare and execute annual VBS
  • Qualification/Experience:
    • Graduate from an accredited seminary with M. Div preferred
    • Graduate from an accredited seminary with MA depending on education and experience
    • At least 2 years of part-time experience in children’s ministry
  • Pay:
    • M.Div graduate: Pay is commensurate to qualifications and experience beginning at minimum $58,900.
    • MA graduate: Pay is commensurate to qualifications and experience
    • Other benefits: limited medical expense, PTO, sick leave, paternity/maternity leave, tuition assistance and etc.
  • How to apply:
    Please send the following to Pastor David Kim, Assistant Pastor of English Congregation

    • Resume
    • Personal statement of faith and ministry experience
    • 2 Pastoral reference
    • 1 Lay leader or academic reference
    • 2 recordings of preaching either audio or video.

To apply for this job email your details to david.kim@churchofphilippi.org