Children’s Ministry Program Director Full Time

@ Oceanhills Covenant Church
  • Santa Barbara, California View on Map
  • Denomination: Evangelical Covenant
  • Job Category: Children’s Ministry
  • Date Posted: September 11 2023
  • Application closes: December 31 2023
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    Job Description

    The Okids Program Director is passionate about creating a relationally based, safe, and fun environment where children feel known and loved by Jesus and his Church and discover a lifelong, foundational understanding of God’s story, who God is, and who they are.

    Preschool Core Truths: God Made Me, God Loves Me, Jesus Wants to be My Friend Forever

    Elementary Core Truths: I am Known and Loved by God, Jesus is My Friend, I am a Unique Part of God’s Story, My True Identity is in Christ and I am Fully Alive in the Spirit.

    Sunday Experience

    • Okids have a warm, fun, safe, and functional space where they can play, worship, engage in storytelling, and participate in small group activities.
    • The curriculum for preschool, kindergarten and 1st through 4th Grade is intentionally selected and edited to fit the facility and culture of Okids.
    • All programs are resourced with needed supplies and there is a system for keeping our resources organized and functional.
    • There is a program for Okids to engage in Sunday service through Okids leadership teams.

    Program Events – Schedule, envision, execute, and evaluate the following events

    • Christmas Eve and Easter
    • Ash Wednesday and Good Friday
    • Kindergarten Pancake Breakfast
    • 5th Grade Promotion Event
    • Daddy Daughter Dance
    • Beach Camp

    Support in the following Pastoral Milestones

    • Dedication
    • Kindergarten Blessing
    • 2nd Grade Bible Milestone

    Kids Care – A rhythm of care is created and executed.

    Okids Team

    • The Okids Team is recruited, trained and supported.
    • The K-4th Okids Team is resourced and prepared the week before their serving commitment.
    • The Okids team feels appreciated.
    • The Okids worship volunteers are equipped, scheduled and supported.


    • Monthly emails are sent out communicating what each program is learning that month.
    • Parents are effectively communicated with about upcoming events, program changes and vision.

    If interested please send a resume and cover letter by email.

    Application closes: December 31, 2023

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