Children’s Ministry Nursery & Preschool Lead, Federal Way (Full-Time)

The primary mission of the Nursery & Preschool Lead is to build and maintain a life giving, healthy Dream Team and to facilitate an excellent service experience for our Christian Faith children and families especially in our babies, toddlers and preschool classes.

Experience and Knowledge Required

  • Experience in problem solving.
  • Ability to supervise multiple projects effectively.
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • A love and calling toward ministry to children and families.
  • Ability to learn and use Church Community Builder (CCB) software efficiently.
  • Experience and high proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite to include Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Exceptional organizational skills with a particular emphasis on follow-through and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently with a high degree of professionalism, discretion and confidentiality.
  • Must be a strong communicator with excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to create, analyze and maintain project budgets.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Oversee and plan the curriculum, lesson plans, games and events for the whole year
  • Identify and raise up Team Leaders/Service Leaders as well as Nursery & Preschool Dream Team
  • Respond to those interested in serving with CF Kidz within one week of interest with a follow-up call & email
  • Responsible for scheduling dream team and leaders for all services
  • Responsible for updating dream team lists and schedules as they change
  • Oversee all operations pertaining to the Nursery and Preschool classes at the Federal Way campus, ensuring the success of the weekend experience.
  • Respond to DH with emergencies/urgent issues as they arise
  • Respond to emails and phone call within 24 -hour time frame.
  • Create monitoring systems to detect problems as early as possible and initiate interventions to solve the problems.
  • Recruit and work with dream team to build the Federal Way Children’s Ministry team and work with Christian Faith staff to ensure proper training of team.
  • Answer general phone calls in reference to the Children’s Ministry inquiries and direct all incoming calls to correct CF staff members.
  • Provide general office support
  • Generate reports and graphs as needed
  • Coordinate and assist with special events throughout the year

Other Duties and Responsibilities

  • Love for God
  • Love for People
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Attitude of a servant, enjoyable to be with and devoted to the call of God and the Church
  • Other Ministry Duties as assigned


  • Christ-like, servant attitude
  • Devoted to the call of God and the vision of Christian Faith
  • Operates with a spirit of excellence
  • Fun/enjoyable
  • Loyal
  • Organized and structured

Extent of Public Contact

  • Contact with members of the CF Nursery & Preschool team
  • CF Pastors and staff members
  • Very visible role with families of Christian Faith Children’s Ministry.

Physical Demands

  • Be physically and Spiritually Healthy