Part-Time Little Roots Preschool Ministry Director

Employee Type: Part-time, 20 hours/week; 1040 hours/year
Compensation: $15.00/hour

Purpose: To direct the Little Roots Preschool Ministry to educate preschoolers in the basics of the Christian faith and in Bible knowledge; to guide their families to grow in Christian faithfulness.

Responsibilities: 
The Little Roots Director will:
  • Work with the pastors and the Children’s Ministry Leadership Team (CMLT) to 
    • determine the scope and sequence for this Little Roots Preschool.
    • plan, strategize, set goals, set a calendar, and budget for the Little Roots Preschool.
    • encourage Little Roots families toward family discipleship and growth in Christian faithfulness.
  • Lead the staff to:
    • understand their purpose and responsibilities.
    • be equipped and prepared to give excellent and biblical early education to students.
    • guide families to spiritual growth through family discipleship and deeper involvement at FBC Harrah.
    • foster a safe and exciting environment for children to learn about Jesus.
  • Equip and promote new leaders among the Little Roots staff.
  • Work with the financial office to administer the finances, human resources, policies, and class rosters with precision and in compliance with 1) FBC Harrah bylaws and policies, 2) FLSA requirements, and 3) IRS requirements.
  • Authorize Little Roots expenditures.

Requirements: 
All candidates must:
  • Have a personal and thriving relationship with Jesus Christ. 
  • Be a church member who participates in the ministries of FBC Harrah:
    • worship, Bible study, serving, evangelism, giving
  • Pass a criminal and credit background check.
  • Be knowledgeable of the ministry programs of the church, particularly the preschool ministry.
  • Have a cheerful and helpful attitude. 
  • Have integrity.
  • Have experience to supervise employees and train up leaders.
  • Be teachable and willing to submit to church leadership.
  • Read, sign, and fully comply with the Employee Handbook of FBC Harrah.

 Supervision: 
  • The Little Roots Preschool Director is the supervisor for all Little Roots staff. 
  • Reports directly to the Pastor
  • Meets at least every other week with supervisor