Children’s Ministry Intern


  1. Plan, organize and lead the SummerBlast VBS (Vacation Bible School) kids program for local community kids; Week long, multi-ethnic kids program for close to 200 kids and 60 volunteers; recruit and coordinate all volunteers, including application form and criminal record checks; Train leaders to effectively lead the kids; Receive and organize children’s registration and classes; Write and send out weekly SummberBlast VBS emails; Order and organize supplies for crafts and snacks; Decorations and props; Set up and oversee the SummerBlast VBS Social Media communications; Plan and lead a SummerBlast VBS follow up event in August (eg. A trip to the waterslides); Plan and run an open house parents meeting.
  2. Partner with SAPC (South Abbotsford Punjabi Church) with the children’s program for their annual conference at the end of August; Aid in planning and running of games, crafts and activities for 30-50 kids for the 3-day event.
  3. Prepare for the start of the KidsQuest Fall Sunday School programs; Download, customize and prepare all curriculum for 70-80 volunteers for the September kick-off (at least 3 months of curriculum for each person); Create ID name tags for all KidsQuest and Nursery leaders for September (approximately 150 individuals); Set up all attendance sheets for all classes.
  4. Coordinate two volunteer appreciation barbeque’s with the Family Ministry Pastor and KidsQuest Director; Children’s Ministry wrap-up to the ministry year; SummerBlast volunteers wrap up on the closing Friday of the week.
  5. Organize the KidsQuest resource rooms.
  6. Plan four summer family participation activities.
  7. Plan, teach and recruit volunteers for summer Sunday School lessons.


  1. Previous experience with youth or children (preferred)
  2. Ability to communicate to a wide range of audience (children to adults)
  3. Organizational skills
  4. Leadership skills


Job Summary

Job type




5 months


May 11, 2020