AV Elementary Assistant Director
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Position Summary: The Apple Valley Elementary Assistant Director provides leadership to the Apple Valley Campus families with kids in second – sixth grade. This role has responsibilities that include curriculum development and oversight of Coordinators and Volunteer Teams that work together to provide weekend services and events for kids. 

Principal Working Relationships: This position reports to the Kids Senior Director; works directly with the Directors and Assistant Directors associated with the Kids Team; and directly supervises the Early Childhood Ministry Assistant Director and Elementary Coordinators at the Apple Valley Campus.

Duties and Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Oversee the development (recruitment, training, and appreciation) of the coordinator and volunteer teams needed to effectively minister to HDC’s, second – sixth grade kids at the Apple Valley Campus, utilizing the ministry gifts God has given to the HDC family. This includes weekend services and special events.
  • Supervise the planning, organization, leading, and recruiting for programs and special events for Kids Ministry, second – sixth grade at the Apple Valley Campus.
  • Plan curriculum and activities for kindergarten through 4th grade programs to be utilized at all campuses.
  • Collaborate with Elementary & Preteen Director to provide teaching videos for Elementary Program across all campuses.
  • Provide leadership and support to the Apple Valley ECM Assistant Director.
  • Lead weekend services for Elementary program, including the plans for room set up, leading volunteer briefings, supervising service flow, and the teardown plans for the Elementary spaces.
  • Lead the Coordinator Team needed to execute weekend services.
  • Assist in HDC Children’s Ministries collaboration and responsibilities. Including planning and participation in workload for special events, family discipleship opportunities, Summer Blast, Summer Camp, etc.
  • Lead the way in creating an inviting culture, where kids and families are excited to come to church and also excited to bring their oikos.
  • Collaborate with the Kids Team to maintain our oikocentric mission in Kids Ministry.
  • Assist with campus specific events as outlined by the Directional Team
  • Participate in general ministerial duties as directed by supervisor.

Position Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience with kid’s ministry/education 
  • 1+ years of experience as a People Manager with a people development skill set 
  • Actively involved in the local church
  • Passion for and knowledge of Scripture and the ability to teach it to others
  • Experience in Volunteer Team building, encouragement and management
  • Must be a proactive self-starter, creative problem solver and team player 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other areas of ministry i.e. Production Team, Facilities, Student Ministry, Small Groups, etc.
  • Proven ability to initiate, organize and complete multiple tasks in a timely manner
  • Team player that thrives in a collaborative team environment, exemplifies a positive “can do” attitude and fosters an attitude of excellence. 
  • Must adhere to HDC’s Statement of Faith, Constitution, Policies and Philosophies of Ministry.


Physical Demands: The AV Elementary Assistant Director is required to: stand, sit and walk. The AV Elementary Assistant Director is occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 30 pounds unassisted.

Salary Description
$22 - $24 per hour