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Quick Facts

Volunteer Role:

Forever Friends Teacher

Ministry Name:

 Children’s Ministry

Ministry Service Team:

 Special Needs

Who is the Staff Member responsible for this Ministry?

 Children’s Ministry Director

Whom will you serve?

A mixed group of children with special needs and typical development

How often will you serve? Weekly, Biweekly, or Once a Month

How long are you

committing to serve?

 1 year (Sept – Sept)

 

Detailed Facts

How can your role be described?

 Forever Friends teachers help foster friendships between elementary children with special needs and those with typical development as they teach and model God’s Word.  Church membership is required for this role.  Service commitment is either weekly, biweekly, or once a month.

To whom will you be accountable?

Your Team Leader (See Contacts and Schedule)

What are the available times to serve?

Sunday am:  9:30-10:45   

How will you serve?

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Get to know the children in Forever Friends
  • Participate with your students during children’s worship
  • Lead Forever Friends during their class time
  • Prepare lesson and activities in advance
  • Follow up with your students by sending postcards and/or contacts with their families
  • Completed Teacher Questionnaire and approved
  • Contacts and Schedule
  • Name tag weekly from Check-In kiosk
  • Forever Friends Schedule
  • Curriculum and activities
  • Quarterly postcards to send to your students

What are the requirements to serve in this role?

  • Membership of Fairmount Christian Church status: Member
  • Completed Children’s Ministry Volunteer Application
  • Completed Connections 101 and 201 classes
  • Passed background security check
  • Begin the Special Needs Training Process

What will you need while you serve?

  

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