Jersey Baptist Church

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SERVE Opportunities

Below you will find a list of our current SERVE Opportunities.  You will find the contact person for each area listed as well.  We hope to see you on a SERVE team soon.

Please let us know if you are interested in an area and don't see it below.  
 Email serve@jerseychurch.org

 

Serve Opportunities

 

General Service   Guest Services  Preschool Elementary Students 

Young Adults Adults Missions Cafe Music Audio/Visual 

Special Events

  

 

 

General Service

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x200


 

Information Technology (IT) Team
 Responsible for: Helping with general maintenance and upkeep of all network equipment.
 Responsibilities may include: weekly monitoring of equipment. reseting of routers on Sunday mornings before services. Removal of old Hard Drives.  Addition of new hardware, etc.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2-3 hours per week and/or as needed

Safety and Security Team
 Responsible for helping keep our people and assets safe and secure.
 Responsibilities may include (security): assisting our people as needed in the event of an emergency.  Proactive monitoring of our facilities.  Responsibilities may include (safety): responding to those in need of medical attention during events and regular weekly programming. (Must be a licensed: Doctor, Nurse, EMT, etc. to serve on the Medical portion of this team)
 
Looking for a dispatcher .
 Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 (and/or month depending on what weeks you are on call at Jersey)

JBC Street Signs
 Responsible for: setting out and picking up Directional Street signs each week.
 Responsibilities may include: Setting out signs late Saturday night or prior to our 8:30AM services on Sunday. Signs to be picked up by 1:00PM Sunday afternoon.
 Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 hours per week

Receptionist Substitute
 Responsible for: receptionist duties at our front desk during regular office hours.
 Responsibilities may include: general office duties, filing, mail delivery
 Approx. Hours per week: as needed Mon-Fri (9:00AM – 4:30PM) 

Church Meals Preparation Team
 Responsible for: Providing dishes for meals following funeral services here at the church and also for occasional special events.  
 Responsibilities may include: Meal prep, set-up and cleanup of meals.
 Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Photography and Video Team
 
Help capture the heart of Jersey on camera at various events and weekly activities
 Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Facilities Serve Opportunities

Working with the Facility team under the direction of the Facilities Manager.

HVAC Filter replacement /maintenance
 Change filters and inspect belts in HVAC units
 Twice a year; Spring (April –May); Fall (Sept –Oct)
 20-30 hours per service

Ornamental flower beds/ Flower planters
 Choose plant varieties and oversee weekly maintenance of plantings at entries and at ornamental flower beds
 1-2 hours weekly during the growing season (April-Oct)

Chair set up in Central Venue 
 Set up chairs for Services
 2 hours a week (Thursday or Friday)

 

 

Guest Services

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x200


Welcome Team
 Responsible for: welcoming and connecting our guests (primarily) and members to their next step at Jersey (Worship, Grow, Serve)
 Responsibilities may include: Greeting, talking with Guests and those looking to find out more about Jersey. Sending a Jersey note to new guests you meet.  There are several areas on this team (Door, Lobby, Parking Lots, Venues Usher, Good Bye, Follow-Up, etc.)
 Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 hours per week

Parking Lot Team
Responsible for: Making sure people find parking places, assisting people to the building. You will be the first smiling face people see each Sunday. We need you rain or shine to help make the experience in our parking lots enjoyable. 

 

 

Jersey Kids (Preschool) Ministry Opportunities

Christina Romer // cromer@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x205
 Marelle Shaner // mshaner@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x205


Welcome Desk
 Responsible for: Welcoming, assisting, and connecting guests to the preschool and Jersey.
 Responsibilities may include: Greeting, registering, and connecting preschool guests to the correct classrooms; assisting those checking in; paging parents if needed.
 Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (either 9:30-10:45 or 10:45-12:15) on Sundays

Nursery Teacher

Responsible for: Caring and praying for our littlest disciples (babies).
 Responsibilities may include: Working with a team to care and pray for the infants.
 Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Preschool Teacher
 Responsible for: Caring and connecting our 2 yr. olds to Christ.
 Responsibilities may include: Assisting the lead teacher with the snacks, craft, and Bible lesson.
 Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Substitute Nursery or Preschool Teacher
 Responsible for: Caring and connecting our littlest disciples to Christ when a permanent teacher is not available.
 Responsibilities may include: Assisting the lead teacher care for children and carry out their normal morning routines.
 Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 when available (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Preschool Special Buddy
 Responsible for: Working 1 on 1 with a child that has extra needs in his/her classroom.
 Responsibilities may include: being paired up with a child that requires more attention and/or interaction and helping him/her be successful in the classroom.
 Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Wednesday Night Childcare

Responsible for: Caring for babies 0-2 yrs on Wednesday nights
 Approximate Hours per week: 2 (6:30-8:30 on Wednesday nights until May 27)

 

 

Jersey Kids (Elementary) Ministry Opportunities

Ryan Morris // rmorris@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x204


Worship KidStyle Parent Helper
 Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister and Worship Leaders
 Responsibilities may include: Monitoring kids during worship time; assisting with taking kids to restroom; assisting kids during games and other worship activities; being an active participant in worship with kids; Willing to work a rotation of once or twice a month. Requires parents to be in Worship KidStyle room at 10:45 – 12:15.
 Approx. Hours per Week: 1; monthly rotation available.

Worship KidStyle A/V
 Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister and Worship Leaders
 Responsibilites may include: Working with Propresenter Computer; Working with Lighting Software; Monitoring Sound and microphone batteries. Trainings and practices will take place through the week. (only 1 hour). Arrive in Worship KidStyle Room at 10:45 – 12:15.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2; Monthly rotation available.

Children’s Ministry Greeter:
 Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister and Lead Greeter
 Responsibilities may include: Being stationed in the children’s lobby. Assisting existing families with check in, welcoming new families and getting them signed up in computer, Answer questions about all ministries of the church. Be willing to escort guest to any part of the building. Close ministry doors after greeting time is over. Arrive at 9:20-10:00; 10:45-11:05.
 Approx. Hours per week: 1(monthly rotation available)

Grow Group Leaders and Assistants
 Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister
 Responsibilities may include: planning weekly lessons following provided curriculum, working with assistants to contact kids through mail and phone calls, follow up with new visitors in class.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2

Vacation Bible School Teachers and Assistants
 Responsible For: working with Children's Minister and VBS Directors
 Responsibilities may include: Preparing daily lessons. 1 hour of Bible study divided in two 30 minute sessions. Accompany kids through rotations.
 Approx. Hours per week: 1 week only in Summer 20 hours

Tuesday morning Childcare volunteers
Responsible For: They would be responsible for childcare for 11-12 weeks with the possibility of every other week which allows young mom's to be able to attend Bible study. From 9:30 AM-11:30 AM to the Top 5 Serving Opportunities?  They would be responsible for childcare for 11-12 weeks with the possibility of every other week which allows young mom's to be able to attend Bible study.

 

Jersey Students Ministry Opportunities

Taylor Hartley  // thartley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x105


Check-in Coordinator
 Responsible for: Making sure that every student who walks through the door checks in on the tablets or fills out a connect card.
 Responsibilities may include: Assisting student leaders who are checking students in and keeping them focused on checking students in.
 Approx. Hours per week:2 hours per week- Wednesday nights (5:30PM-7:30PM)

Guest Service Coordinator
 Responsible for: Making sure there are student greeters at each designated spot and connecting new students with student leaders.
 Responsibilities may include: Pairing a first time student up with a student leader to help the student feel welcomed.
 Approx. Hours per week: 1.5 hours per week- Wednesday nights (5:45PM– 7:15PM)

Photography Team
 Help take pictures during Ground Zero and at occasional student ministry events.
 Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Relational Specialists
 Responsible for: Meeting students and getting to know them on a personal level.
 Responsibilities may include: Talking to students before and after Ground Zero.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2 hours per week- Wednesday Nights (6:30-8:30)

Student Leadership Meal Team
 Responsible for: Providing dishes for events that the student ministry holds.
 Responsibilities may include: Providing dishes for students to enjoy during different events.
 Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Special Treat Assistant
 Responsible for: Help with special treats occasionally handed out at the end of Ground Zero and other events.
 Responsibilities may include: Handing out and cleaning up snacks and or trash.
 Approx. Hours per week:As needed.

Café Monitor
 Responsible for: Monitoring students using the Cafe wing of the church during Wednesday events.
 Responsibilities may include: Attentiveness, able to redirect students back to the North Venue.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2 hours per week- Wednesday nights 6:30-8:30

Grow Group Coordinator sub
 Responsible for: Over-seeing Grow Groups on Sundays mornings.
 Responsibilities may include: Printing rosters, and or attendance sheets to be handed out to Grow Group Leaders.
 Approx. Hours per week: As needed

Home Group Host Home
 Responsible for: Opening their home to the use of our home group meetings.
 Responsibilities may include: Hospitality to the use of an open area where our discussions can be held.
 Approx. Hours per week: as needed (one per week)

Video Editor
 Responsible for: Helping the student ministry staff by editing videos.
 Responsibilities may include: Using video editing software to make videos that the student ministry can use.
 Approx. Hours per week: As needed

 

 

Young Adult (18-29) Ministry Opportunities

Matt Read // mread@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x213


Grow Group Leaders
 Responsible for: Leading/Facilitating a small group
 Responsibilities may include: Leading/assisting during Grow Groups on Sunday mornings or Off Campus Grow Groups during the week. Could involve all or part of the following: prayer, teaching, facilitating, contacting, or touching base outside of group time.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2

Mentors
 Responsible for: Young Adult Mentoring
 Responsibilities may include: Caring for and sharing time with young adults. This could involve touching base periodically over the phone or through social media with Young Adults away at college.  Or, it could involve spending time sharing life with Young Adults locally.
 Approx. Hours: 2-3 hours per month or week

Service Project Coordinators
 Responsible for: Leading Projects
 Responsibilities may include: Overseeing one time or ongoing service projects.  This could involve communication, organization and administration of a one time project or an ongoing effort to care for others.
 Approx. Hours: 3-4 hours per month

 

 

Adults Ministry Opportunities

Todd Smeltzer // tsmeltzer@jerseychurch.org// 740-927-1859 x123


Office Volunteer

Responsibilities: Responsible for assisting with projects, mailings, etc. on an as-needed basis.
 Approx. Hours: Flexible. Negotiable and related to demand.

Shepherding

Responsibilities:  Actively praying, caring and connecting with people in our church that are not currently connected.

Funeral Meals

Responsibilities:  Helping prepare or serve meals to families that have lost a loved one. As needed.

Shut-In Visitation

Responsibilities:  Make visits once a month to those who are home bound.

Women’s Ministry

Responsibilities:  Work during various projects and activities. As needed.

Tuesday morning Childcare volunteers
Responsible For: They would be responsible for childcare for 11-12 weeks with the possibility of every other week which allows young mom's to be able to attend Bible study. From 9:30 AM-11:30 AM to the Top 5 Serving Opportunities?  They would be responsible for childcare for 11-12 weeks with the possibility of every other week which allows young mom's to be able to attend Bible study.

 

 

 

Missions Ministry Opportunities

Penny Zuber // pzuber@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x174


Volunteer for Mission Office
 Responsible for: Assisting the Mission Coordinator.
 Responsibilities may include: activities would be many and varied

Communications Volunteer for Mission Department
 
Responsible for: Work with our Communications Department to help update materials and produce the information that goes on the Jersey Website, help with Mission Display in the Lobby.

Lunch Coordinator for Jersey Baptist - Stowe Mission of Central Ohio
 Working with Mission Co-coordinator to help co-ordinate Grow Groups to prepare and serve lunch at Stowe Mission of Central Ohio on the second Tuesday of each month.

 Lunch at Stowe Mission of Central Ohio
 Grow groups are needed to provide and serve meals at the Stowe Mission of Central Ohio on the following dates:


Special Project Volunteer

Volunteer is needed to help co-ordinate the special projects in the Mission Department.

Example – Coat drive, Shoe drive and other type of projects.


Prison Ministry
Ladies needed to serve on Wednesday's at 2:00PM.

 

 

Café Ministry Opportunities

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x110


 

Cashier
 Responsible for: Working with the Café Manager to run the café during service hours.
 Responsibilities may include: Running the cash register and debit machine, stocking, clean-up, tear down and customer service.
 Approx. Hours per week: *See time slots available Sundays: 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

 

Wednesday Night

Clean-up/Register  
 6 pm - 8 pm
 A position that is cross-trained to know all aspects of Wednesday night café service.  From assisting with opening cafe to our guests/customers, running register when needed or kitchen clean-up

Sunday Mornings:

Register/Customer Service
 4 positions open  Every other week.  
 9:30 am - 11 am OR 11 am - close (noon)

Cafe Open and Close
 Open and prep cafe for business.
 Close at the end of the day. 

 

 

Worship and Music Ministry and Audio/Visual Opportunities

Chris Moseley // cmoseley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x142


Contemporary and Traditional Choir Singer
 Responsible for: Singing in one or both of our choirs.
 Responsibilities include: Attending rehearsals (Wednesday evenings) and singing in the appropriate service on a weekly basis (Traditional – 8:30 AM / Contemporary – 9:45 AM & 11:00 AM). Additional rehearsal and worship times may be scheduled during the Christmas and Easter seasons. Training is provided.
 Approx. hours per week: Varies between 2 – 4 based upon level of participation

Worship Orchestra / Band Instrumentalists
 Current Band needs: Drummer, Electric Guitar, Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboard, Piano,Organ
 Current Orchestra needs: Brass, Wind, Strings, and Percussion
 Responsible for: Playing in the Contemporary Orchestra / Contemporary Band / Modern Band / Accompanist for all venues as needed.
 Responsibilities include: Attending rehearsals (weekly ad needed) and playing in worship in any of the following: Contemporary Worship; Modern Worship; Traditional Worship; Southern Gospel Worship
 Approx. hours per week: Varies between 2-4 based upon venue and level of participation

Audio Visual Team
 There are needs currently in all venues for Audio, Video, Lighting and Presentation Computer volunteers. Training provided.
 Responsible for: Technology support within worship venues
 Responsibilities include: Preparation for and execution of technology support within the worship venues Training is provided.
 Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as scheduled

Venue Setup
 Responsible for: Assisting in the preparation of venue worship physical setup
 Responsibilities include: Behind the scenes preparation of venues for Sunday morning worship or special worship events. This would include but not be limited to chair set up, assisting with special props used in worship, pre-worship distribution of special items. Training / guidance provided.
 Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as scheduled

Venue Environment Assistants
 Responsible for: Assisting in the preparation of venue worship environment
 Responsibilities include: Behind the scenes preparation for venue environments. This would include but not be limited to working with the worship leader on venue environment changes for special seasons, sermon series and other special events. Collaborative guidance provided.
 Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as needed / scheduled

Set Construction
 Responsible for: Assisting in the construction of set / decorations for worship venues and for special event projects (Christmas, Easter, etc.)
 Responsibilities include: Planning and execution of set designs as needed for worship venues and/or special events / seasonal events. Collaborative guidance provided. Safety and skill with power tools is valuable.
 Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as needed / scheduled

Costume Construction
 Responsible for sewing and construction of costumes as needed for special worship events.
 Responsible for: Assisting in the design and construction of costumes for worship and special events
 Responsibilities include: Behind the scenes development of costume design and construction (sewing) for special worship events
 Approx. hours per week: 2-3 (+) Hours as scheduled – usually seasonal

Ushers (All Worship Services)
 Responsible for: Assisting all worshipers within the worship venues. Assisting at other church special events as needed / requested
 Responsibilities include: Within each venue this would include but not be limited to greeting worshipers at the door, assisting them with seating, passing out materials as necessary, collecting offerings, assisting additional needs of worshipers during and following worship services. Training provided.
 Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as scheduled; additional times for special events as requested

 

 

Special Events

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x200

 



 

 

 

 


Information Technology (IT) Team
 

Responsible for: Helping with general maintenance and upkeep of all network equipment.
 Responsibilities may include: weekly monitoring of equipment. reseting of routers on Sunday mornings before services. Removal of old Hard Drives.  Addition of new hardware, etc.
 Approx. Hours per week: 2-3 hours per week and/or as needed

Information Technology (IT) Team
 

Responsible for: Helping with general maintenance and upkeep of all network equipment.
 Responsibilities may include: weekly monitoring of equipment. reseting of routers on Sunday mornings before services. Removal of old Hard Drives.  Addition of new hardware, etc.

Approx. Hours per week: 2-3 hours per week and/or as needed

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