Early Childhood Manager


Position Structure and Details

Reports to: Pastor of Grace Kids
Location: Eden Prairie Campus
Hours/week:  40 hours/ week
FLSA Classification: Non - Exempt


  • Demonstrate a reliance on God through a personal commitment to prayer, studying God’s Word, and worship.  Possess an expectation that God will do great things at Grace Kids.
  • Communicate spiritual truths to, and aid in the spiritual growth of, children.
  • Shepherd parents through leadership and effective communication on how to raise their children for Christ.
  • Provide guidance, training, and leadership for Sunday mornings, Wednesday nights, summer programming, and special events.
  • Manage recruitment, development, and retention of disciplers for early childhood programming.
  • Develop curriculum schedules for all early childhood programming.
  • Create and effectively manage early childhood budget.
  • Maintain and update technology and media for early childhood programming.
  • Supervise and manage Early Childhood Associate - Nursery.
  • Coordinate with Early Childhood Coordinator.
  • Cooperate with other Grace Kids staff for department-wide events.
  • Assist with church-wide events.


  • Exhibits a meaningful and growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.
  • Exhibits a commitment to personal and active participation in the fulfillment of the Great Commission.
  • Exhibits a lifestyle appropriate to a person in public Christian ministry by conducting life with integrity.
  • Exhibits a personal passion to minister to people within the context of the local church.
  • Consistent attendance and participation in Grace Church.
  • Ability to teach and instruct based on thorough knowledge of the Word of God.
  • Ability to connect with, teach, and disciple kids and parents.
  • Ability to effectively execute vision.
  • Ability to shepherd a team.
  • Education preferred: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience preferred: 2-5 years of ministry, leadership, and/or management

To Apply:

Send a professional resume and an administrative application form to [email protected].



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