Children

Below you will find the most current list of Mentored Ministry Opportunities in the Hamilton Campus area, especially pertaining to positions that exhibit a variety of opportunities in one place.

Our office strives to keep the listings below as up to date as possible. All postings have a trained and approved mentor in place. Please note that while these postings reflect the desire of certain ministries and churches to have a seminarian work with them, ministry opportunities for GCTS students are not limited to this list.

GENESIS CHURCH - GENESIS Kids

POSITION: GENESIS Kids is the children’s ministry of GENESIS community church that serves families with children ages 6 weeks through 5th grade. Our mission is to ‘help ALL kids walk with God!’ And our commitment is to encourage and equip ALL kids for the journey God has for them. GENESIS is looking for seminarians who love children, is teachable, and has a deep desire to pray for, serve, and teach children the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Students will support and provide leadership to our huge volunteer base, along with full-time staff, Jennabeth Jackson. GENESIS offers a safe environment and an incredible support network for students to learn, apprentice, and experience a thriving children’s ministry. This is an incredible opportunity, not only for a life-long children’s worker, but also for men called to be church planters or lead pastors to develop faithful congregational leadership.  

HOURS: 10 hours per week.

FINANCIAL: None.

TIME FRAME: All semesters. 

TRAVEL TIME: 35 - 45 minutes from GCTS.

OTHER: GENESIS is a passionate, growing, and vibrant community of people who exists to help all people walk with God. Because of God’s favor upon us, we are meeting hundreds of new families and children every week, and we are blessed to see God move powerfully in our midst as we serve and care for them. Join us in the incredible things God is doing at GENESIS!

CORNERSTONE CHURCH OF BOSTON - Children's Ministry Director

POSITION: We are looking for a student with excellent administrative skills to come serve as our Children’s Ministry Director. He/she will oversee our growing children’s ministry, from birth to Middle School. Candidate must have excellent organizational skills, an ability to partner with parents in the discipleship of their children, an ability to recruit and train volunteers and to oversee all aspects of Sunday morning Children’s ministry, as well as an ability to understand the Asian-American experience. Prior experience in children’s ministry would be great, but this is also an incredible opportunity to learn.

HOURS: 10 - 15 hours per week.

FINANCIAL: Commensurate with experience, with a base of $15/hour.

TIME FRAME: Year round position; currently available.  

TRAVEL TIME: 30 minutes from GCTS.

OTHER: Cornerstone is a millennial, mostly-Asian, 85%-single congregation. Average worship attendance has grown 35% in the last 12 months, and our engaged attenders database has increased from 323 to over 600 in the past 18 months. Our current family ministry consists of around 25 children, with around 30 volunteers.

CHRIST THE KING DORCHESTER — Children’s Ministry Director

  • SITE: 1370 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02125
  • PHONE: 617 - 326 - 6106
  • DENOMINATION: PCA
  • MENTOR: Rev. Daniel Rogers
  • EMAIL: info@ctkdorchester.org

POSITION: Your responsibilities will include reaching out to the children of Dorchester and their families, maintaining, overseeing, and building upon existing children’s ministry (King’s Kids, Children’s Church, Nursery, VBS and summer programs), and training and organizing volunteers

HOURS: 40 Hours per week.

FINANCIAL: This is a full-time position and will be salaried.

TIME FRAME: Start-up would be August 1st, with no end-date in mind.

OTHER: Christ the King Dorchester is a multi-ethnic, Gospel-driven, community-based church which is committed to seeing the Kingdom of God extended in Dorchester and beyond. We are a young church (started five years ago) that has experienced good healthy growth. We average about 150 children and adults in attendance in worship. Many of these are new Christians, some are seekers. During the week we have a thriving ESL ministry and a children’s ministry that reaches out to both church kids and neighborhood children.

Looking for someone who is faithful to Jesus and has a “God-size” vision for life and ministry, has a vibrant prayer life, has a love for people, and is a hybrid leader (able to operate and relate to many different types of people and cultures). The position is open to both men and women.

TRAVEL TIME: 40 Minutes from Gordon-Conwell.