Minister of Children and Families Search

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An exciting opportunity to build a community-focused Children’s Ministry! Westwood Baptist Church in Springfield, VA (just outside Washington, DC) is looking for a full-time Minister to Children and Families. Westwood has recently developed a new Calling Statement that focuses our church’s attention to “connect with and serve our community and its families.” As part of that focus, we are looking to expand our current weekday program for preschoolers as well as begin a Before and/or After School program for children. The Minister of Children and Families will serve as the primary pastoral presence for Westwood families as well as develop and direct our new community initiatives. The successful candidate will need strong organization and delegation skills, the ability to dream big dreams and put plans into action, and a heart for the faith development of preschoolers and children. Westwood is located in Fairfax County, Virginia with a population of over 1 million people. There are 4 elementary schools in the immediate vicinity of the church. Westwood is committed to connecting with and serving the families in our area and invites you to pray about joining us on the journey. Here is how to apply:

1. Visit our website for a look at the job description (www.westwood-baptist.org) and more information about Westwood. 

2. Send a cover letter and resume to Holly Schmitz, Search Committee Chair, at MOCSearch@westwood-baptist.org

Click HERE for a complete Position Description.

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.