9300 Nels Nelson Road, Bremerton, WA 98311  360-692-5000

Employment at CKPC

Position Title:      Nursery Coordinator

Supervisor:          Director of Children’s Ministries

Date:                     May 15, 2019

Hours:                Part-time Hourly

Pay:                       $14.00 Per Hour

 

PURPOSE:

The Nursery Specialist/Coordinator primary function is to be responsible for the overall operation of the Nursery on Sunday Mornings and during additional church activities.  This person will also ensure that the Nursery is functioning in accordance the CKPC’s standards and operating procedures to provide an educational, caring, and safe environment for both children and parents.  This individual will promote a positive image of CKPC.

The Nursery Coordinator position supports the various ministry programs at CKPC by providing childcare for infants to pre-school age during worship services, midweek programs, special events, and selected meetings of the church.  The purpose of the position is to minister to children and their families by providing leadership, training, supervision and implementation of the church nursery program.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Establish clear protocols, guidelines and practices that create a safe and nurturing environment that will ensure a physically, emotionally and spiritually welcome environment;
  • Interface with parents regarding Nursery policies and procedures;
  • Interact and play with children with age appropriate  games, reading, etc.;
  • Supervise Nursery staff and volunteers and ensure a team atmosphere;
  • Give job expectations to staff and perform performance evaluation;
  • Provide diaper change when needed;
  • Ensure all related church activities are staffed for childcare when requested;
  • Recruit, train and schedule volunteers according to Washington State Law and CKPC policies and needs;
  • Attend staff meetings and participate in the overall life of the Church;
  • May include assisting in the support of the Children’s Ministry when time allows;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • A strong Christian faith and a commitment to the ministry of CKPC
  • A genuine love for children and their families
  • Infant CPR/First Aid certification or willingness to obtain certification within two months of employment
  • A strong awareness of the physical and emotional needs of young children
  • Prior experience in a similar setting

 

Successful applicants will be able to:

  • Work and contribute to a team environment;
  • Demonstrate a personality that can engage parents and volunteers with enthusiasm, creating a positive atmosphere
  • Recruit, train, mentor and inspire volunteers and staff
  • Think creatively and make clear decisions
  • Display strong administrative and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Show an open, honest, enthusiastic attitude toward others
  • Exhibit a desire to grow in the skills and knowledge required for this position

 

Evaluation and Review

The performance of the Nursery Coordinator will be evaluated and reviewed by the Director of Children’s Ministries, Personnel Committee or designees. Input will be solicited from a broad range of individuals who work closely with the Nursery.

 

Please send  resumes to office@ckpc.org