Children’s Ministry Training Coordinator

About 50% of the population in Africa is under the age of 15.  If we want to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers, we will need to include children in our strategy.
As children’s ministry team of Africa Area, we
help fields to align with the vision while including children. We also equip and resource the ministries so that they can do their ministry more effectively.
2-3 Years
Full Time
As soon as possible
Primary responsibilities:
Coordinating and facilitating training for children’s ministry workers (online and face to face)
Evaluating training and write training reports
Strategize, develop and write training for children’s workers in line with OM’s vision
Promote training opportunities
Network for further training opportunities for children’s ministry inside and outside of OM

As a children’s ministry team member you can also get involved in networking with other organisations, finding or developing resources for children’s ministry, mentoring children’s ministry leaders, and visiting the fields.

Requirements:
Completed discipleship programme in OM (e.g. REACH) or a willingness to do this
At least two years of experience in children’s ministry
Fluent in English
Computer skills
Experience in training adults is preferred but not required.

Live opportunities are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

Interested?

Do you have a compassionate heart for refugees and are capable to teach either the English or German language (basic to intermediate) to both adults and kids? If you are a self-motivated teacher who enjoys a new challenge and wants to work toward the purpose of reaching those who have never heard the gospel before, consider using your skills with OM. Participation in local ministry and team life may also be aspects of your role.
How do you feel when you see children instead of going to school, collecting plastic bottles to have enough to eat?  Would you like to be part of making a difference? Could you see yourself loving and teaching them, sharing God´s word of hope? OM Albania has a ministry aimed at these people, the Emanuel Center.
Love yourself “It struck me the other day that I can only love others as much as I love myself,” shares Renette. “Now that I say it, it sounds so obvious. If there is something I struggle to love about myself—like my weight or lack of self-confidence—then these are the things I also struggle to love in… Read Now
Combining personal passion with ministry Ride2Transform allows teams on two wheels to pedal far and wide, praying and sharing the love of Christ in least reached areas in Europe and Africa. Read Now
'Doing things differently' “I have found that, working with the different fields, I can help the young people grow in their roles and support the Field strategically – aspects of my career that I loved to do, and now continue to do so,” said Van Zyl. Read Now
A business with purpose God uses the desperate plea of a business owner on the brink of bankruptcy to facilitate His kingdom work across Africa. Read Now
A long time in the making From the age of five, Jane knew she wanted to serve the Lord overseas. What she didn't know was when exactly she would go. Read Now
Designed by God to transform from the inside What started as a one-month commitment in 1979, quickly turned into something more for Rose. Read Now