POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Greeters welcome parents and children as they enter Children’s Ministry. They are especially watching for guests, ensuring they have a friendly and knowledgeable first contact, assisting them in signing children in, getting name tags, and helping them get to the correct nurseries and/or classrooms.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Outgoing and extroverted–love greeting people and making them feel welcome
  • Enjoy working with both kids and adults
  • We want each greeter to be growing in his/her own relationship with Jesus by taking the “next step” (making the decision to follow Him, pray/read the Bible regularly, share Him with others…)
  • All Children’s Ministry volunteers are required to fill out and submit the Children’s Ministry Volunteer Application and undergo careful screening
  • All Children’s Ministry volunteers are required to attend the annual fall volunteer training

GIFTS PREFERRED:  Hospitality, Encouragement, Discernment, and/or Helps

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED:  No

SPIRITUAL MATURITY:  New/Young Believer

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Smiling and being friendly!!
  • Arriving on time (super important!!)
  • Welcoming families as they enter the Children’s Ministry wing
  • Answering questions and explaining Children’s Ministry to visitors
  • Welcoming visitors and recording any important information regarding visiting children (allergies, medical conditions, special needs, etc.), and then ensuring they get to the correct nurseries and/or classrooms
  • Giving first time guest families a Children’s Ministry welcome gift (which includes important ministry information and forms)
  • Informing regular attenders of any changes to the regular Sunday morning routine
  • Passing out forms for various upcoming events, answer questions, and occasionally help with accepting registration forms and fees
  • Remaining connected by walkie-talkie with Children’s Ministry staff for safety and security purposes

TIME COMMITMENT:

8:45 – 9:15 am one Sunday morning per month on a scheduled rotation

STAFF CONTACT:

Beth Rock – 922-1477 x 106