Employment Opportunities

Children's Ministry Coordinator

Trinity is seeking a Children's Ministry Coordinator to provide leadership and coordination of our Children's Ministry program (birth – 5th grade). This energetic individual will help form the foundations of faith by engaging children in creative ways and by cultivating faith-filled connections for families both at church and at home.

Job Description


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop the Children's Ministry Team by recruiting, equipping, and supporting leaders for this ministry.

  • Implement a strategy for whole-family faith formation both at church and at home.

  • Provide planning and oversight for all aspects of Children's Ministry, including:

  1. Weekly Sunday School (September – May)

  2. Vacation Bible School (Summer)

  3. First Communion Instruction (5th Grade)

  4. Special Programs (Christmas program, Advent/Lent activities, outreach and family events, etc.)

  5. Supervision of Sunday Morning Nursery Staff

  • Provide a regular on-site presence on Sunday mornings and at Children’s Ministry events.

  • Be willing to try new things and take risks.

  • Cultivate a holy sense of humor in Children's Ministry.


Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Communicate regularly with the families directly involved in Children's Ministry.

  • Involve the entire congregation through communication and intergenerational activities and events throughout the year.

  • Regular worship attendance and regular communication with church staff.

  • Manage the budget for Children's Ministry.



  • Have a Lutheran understanding of the grace of God active through the Spirit of Jesus Christ.

  • Interact well with diverse age groups: children, youth and adults.

  • Demonstrate strong leadership, communication and organizational skills.

  • Proficiency with computers, technology and social media.

  • Pass a background check.

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Status: Part time, 10-12 hours per week


Application Deadline: 8/11/2019


To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to trinityoffice@trin.org

Questions? Contact: Pastor Jeff Engholm, 952-955-1891 (office), 320-212-0976 (cell) or jengholm@trin.org.


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Watertown, MN 55388



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