Contact Volunteer Ministry

Quick Facts

Volunteer Role:

Elementary Helper

Ministry Name:

 Children’s Ministry

Ministry Service Team:

9:30 Elementary

11:00 Elementary

Sunday Night

Wednesday Night

Who is the Staff Member responsible for this Ministry?

Children’s Ministry Director

Whom will you serve?

 Elementary boys and girls

How often will you serve? 

Weekly or Biweekly

How long are you

committing to serve?

 1 year (Sept-Sept)


Detailed Facts

How can your role be described?

Elementary Helpers assist teachers in shepherding students, teaching them God’s Word, and help lay the foundation for a life-long relationship with Jesus Christ.  Church membership is not required for this role.  Helpers typically serve weekly or biweekly.

To whom will you be accountable?

Your Team Leader (See Contacts and Schedule)

What are the available times to serve?

 9:15-10:45   Kindergarten, First and Second grade, Third-Fifth grade Jr. Church

10:45-12:00   Kindergarten, Third, Fourth and Fifth grade, First-Second grade Jr. Church

Sunday Nights:  5:30-7:00 PM  Kindergarten – Fifth grade

Wednesday Nights: 6:30-7:30 PM  Kindergarten – Fifth grade

How will you serve?

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Support the teacher and help students follow the class routine and rules.  Follow through with the rules/rewards/consequences.
  • Help engage students in learning (participate in the activities).
  • Shepherd your students by taking time to talk and listen to them and by sending notes and cards to their homes.
  • Pray for your students.
  • Model Christ-like behavior for your students both in and out of the classroom.

What are the requirements to serve in this role?

  • Membership of Fairmount Christian Church status: Active attender
  • Completed Children’s Ministry Volunteer Application
  • Passed background security check
  • Completed Special Needs training (as needed)

What will you need while you serve?

  • Contacts and Schedule
  • Name tag weekly from Check-In kiosk
  • Access to the Resource Room

The Fairmount Way of doing ministry can be summed up by the word SERVICE.

Share Responsibility · Exceed Expectations · Respect Everyone ·Value Others First · Invest 3 Hours a Week · Communicate Effectively ·Embrace Excellence