Preschool & Special Needs Director Position

Preschool and Special Needs Ministry Director

FBC Branson Job Description


JOB PURPOSE:           

To partner together with families of preschoolers and families of children with special needs as they lead their kids to be gospel-gripped followers of Jesus Christ.


POSITION TYPE:  Full-time (40 hours/salaried)                                  

DIRECT REPORT:  Lead Kids Director (currently Holly Buxton)



  • Growing relationship as a disciple of Jesus Christ.

  • Spiritually gifted in such areas as mercy, helps, and hospitality.

  • Skills including leadership development, relationship building, data-driven goal setting, and process development and implementation.

  • Knowledge of child development.

  • Experience working on church staff or as a volunteer with families of preschoolers.

  • Experience working on church staff or as a volunteer with families of children with special needs.

  • Attitude that views obstacles as opportunities to rely on God’s faithfulness.

  • Ability to maintain a calm confidence in God’s faithfulness in stressful situations.





  • Developing and leading a volunteer preschool and special needs leadership team, modeling the servant leadership of Christ and exemplifying the core values of FBC Branson.

  • Developing and leading a Sunday morning and Wednesday evening volunteer team of adults and teens to serve families with preschoolers and families with children with special needs.

  • Planning and implementing preschool curriculum for Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings that gives volunteers and parents engaging, creative, and developmentally appropriate tools to disciple preschoolers.

  • Providing needed opportunities for spiritual and leadership development for volunteer team.



  • Working with Kids Ministry staff team to align preschool ministry with the span of the FBC Next Generation ministry.

  • Planning, developing and communicating yearly goals and vision for the preschool ministry at FBC Branson.

  • Developing ministry to first-time moms, families with preschoolers with special needs, families with preschoolers in foster care, and unchurched families with preschoolers in our community.



  • Scheduling and communicating with volunteers for FBC preschool ministry.

  • Proposing and tracking ministry budget.

  • Working with the Lead Kids director to recruit and onboard new volunteers.



  • Maintaining a ministry that has prayer and relationship building as a foundation.

  • Designing and maintaining a facility that is safe, secure, and inviting to families.

  • Attending FBC Branson monthly staff meetings, yearly retreat, and other called staff meetings.

  • Developing relationships with schools, nonprofits, daycares and other community entities that care for preschoolers and children with special needs to maintain an outward facing attitude in ministry.

At FBC Kids City we believe that each phase of a child’s life is important and we don’t want to miss out! We strive to offer a fun and engaging experience for kids to learn foundational truths about their creator. We believe that each phase offers unique opportunities to leverage for the gospel, and we are excited to partner with you, their parents! We value building relationships and have amazing leaders who have committed to investing in loving your kids to Christ and living the journey with them! We believe in growing closer to God and to others. Throughout the year, we offer various exciting and engaging events to come alongside you in helping to facilitate the spiritual development of your children!

Service Times

Sunday Gatherings:

8:00 - Classic

9:30 - Modern

11:00 - Modern

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400 S. Sunshine St.

Branson, MO 65616

417- 334-7437

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