The Ascent Church, Monument, CO - Assistant Director of Elementary Ministries

The Ascent Church

The Ascent Church is a thriving and growing family of faith in the Monument/Northern Colorado Springs region. Our mission is: Climbing together by loving God and loving people Our vision is to have biblical community on every street in our region of southern Colorado Our FIVE Core Values are: * Christ-Centered * Bible-inspired * People-focused * Growth-driven * Generous Living We want to be a place where people are Belonging and Becoming...

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
10 700 Monument, CO USA

Contact Information


Melinda Sukle
phone   (719) 649-3535

1750 Deer Creek Rd
Monument, CO 80132

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Grade School Assistant Director of Elementary Ministries Paid Part-Time 20-30

Job Description

Job Summary

The Ascent Church in beautiful Monument, Colorado is currently accepting resumes for the position of Assistant Director of Elementary Ministries. This is a part time job offering 20 hours per week including Sunday mornings and Thursday evenings with flexibility on most other days. The Assistant Director of Elementary Ministries must have a passion for sharing God’s love and the gospel message with children and families. Job roles include planning Sunday morning and mid-week programs and coordinating volunteer teams. Other requirements include the ability to engage a room full of children or adults; problem solving skills, confidence in volunteer recruitment; creativity; organizational and planning skills; and excellent written and verbal communication. Previous work as a program coordinator or school teacher is a plus. Previous experience with Church Community Builder, Disciplr, Planning Center and ProPresenter (web-based platforms) are also a benefit. Job Responsibilities: • Participate in staff development, prayer & planning • Recruitment & development of elementary volunteer teams • Maintain volunteer communication and oversee scheduling • Provide ongoing communication with parents • Coordinate K-6th Sunday and mid-week programming • Maintain elementary check-In station • Oversee Buddy Ministry for elementary (Special Needs) • Assist with children's ministry classes such as Intro to Baptism • Assist with special events • Maintain personal spiritual growth.

Applicant Requirements

Job Requirements: • Desire to become part of an amazing Children’s Ministry Team and make it even better • Strong organizational, people and communication skills • Minimum of 1 year in ministry experience or working with elementary children • Ability to work on multiple projects and see them through to completion • High energy with capacity to be on his/her feet for 6 hours straight, walking, moving items such as tables, chairs, light equipment, etc. Application/Interview process: • Candidate must submit resume to • If resume is accepted, you will be sent an application • If application is accepted, you will be contacted directly for a brief telephone interview • From there you may be asked to schedule a time for an in-house interview • A total of 2-3 interviews with church staff will consist of formal and informal meetings along with a working interview which will include hands on assessment of creativity, communication, computer/program navigation, problem solving and more.