Children and families ministry leaders vacancies

dscf3763Churches in Ashburton, Cashmere (Christchurch), Avonhead (Christchurch), Manurewa (South Auckland), Remuera (Auckland), and Te Awamutu are seeking Children and Families Ministries Leaders


St. David’s Union Church, Ashburton: Children and Families Ministry Co-ordinator wanted

Do you have a passion, love and vision for children and faith formation?

We are seeking a co-ordinator to build on the good work already done in the Children and Family Ministry. The key aim of this role is to co-ordinate and facilitate Christian formation (discipleship) and pastoral care of all children in the parish as well as in the community, up to the end of Year 6.

This is a 15 hour/week position.

Full Job description here  and More details on position roles here

For more information contact: Rev. Henry Mbambo,  or phone 03 308 5174

Cashmere Presbyterian, Christchurch: Families Ministry Co-ordinator wanted
  • Do you love kids?
  • Do you want to support families?
  • Grow the church?
  • Reach out into the community?
  • Would you like a well-paid part time job with flexible hours in a dynamic and creative team?

Cashmere Presbyterian Church is looking for a Family Ministry Co-ordinator.

For more information contact:  Rev Silvia Purdie, or phone 027 242 1113

This job would/could involve a range of activities including: relating with children in worship, (Sunday mornings fortnightly), visiting families, building relationships, planning events for families, participating in preschool Music, (Thursday mornings), review and planning for family ministries, health and safety policy development, outreach and community networking, prayer and all-age worship, communication and social media… depending on your gifts, calling and availability.

Call me, let’s talk about it! – Silvia (Minister, Cashmere Presbyterian)

St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church & Community Centre, Christchurch: Community Ministry Leader wanted

St. Mark’s is committed to nurturing a sense of community in the Avonhead and surrounding region of Christchurch as it serves it’s mission of connecting with people and introducing them to Christ in a positive, grace-filled way.

We are looking for a creative applicant who can actively lead innovative initiatives that will appeal to families, younger people and to others in our community who are not drawn to traditional style Sunday worship services.

10-12 hours per week (45 hours per month)

Full Job Description Here

Contact: St. Mark’s office at: 358-5443,

St Andrew’s Manurewa:  Children and Families Ministry Leader wanted

We are a future-looking, go-ahead Presbyterian Church in the Manukau growth area and we are looking for a Children and Families Ministry Leader. The person would need to have a heart for children and to be skilled and motivated to reach and disciple children. The successful candidate will be part of a supportive ministry teast-andrews-logom and be well resourced by a strong volunteer team. This is a paid position, 10-30 hours per week (hours negotiable).

Please email/phone/text Craig  (Rev Craig Millar) for more information on or 027 204 7944.

St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Te Awamutu: Children, youth and families ministry leader wantedTe Awamutu

St Andrew’s is a church that is serious about connecting and engaging with our wider community and sharing the love and story of Jesus.

We are looking for an energetic, committed follower of Jesus to work with families and children from toddlers to teens and to offer programmes that serve their needs.

This is a salaried position for 25 hours per week with potential to increase to a full-time position in the future.

For more information, and a position description contact Rev Ron Bennett:

Somervell Presbyterian Church, Auckland: Youth and children’s team leader wanted

We are seeking a person committed to see our lively youth and children’s ministry develop and grow.

You will work alongside our committed youth and children’s ministry volunteer teams.

You will support these teams in their work with our youth and children and work alongside the minister in growing and developing our youth, children and family ministry.

Somervell has a great history of innovative and creative youth and children’s ministry. Join our team and contribute your skills and passion to this ministry.

15hrs a week, remuneration negotiated based on experience.

Contact: Brett Johnstone: 09 5245379, 027 6013764,