The Student Ministries Pastor is responsible for all aspects of ensuring the spiritual growth and development of junior high and high school students (grades 6 through 12). This includes leadership of weekly programs and periodic special events (camps, conferences, trips, service projects, etc.).
Essential Job Functions
Lead a team of paid staff and volunteers in the creation and operation of student ministry, including weekly services and routine special events.
Plan and execute biblically accurate, culturally relevant, and high-energy services for students.
Create and manage a student ministry calendar that will drive all the activities and teaching of the ministry.
Direct the recruitment, training, and development of volunteers as needed to staff weekly programs and special events.
Develop and disciple a group of student leaders.
Implement student registration, program management, and security policies/practices in support of weekly services and special events.
Design, plan, and conduct periodic parent meetings in order to meet the needs and expectations of families attending the church.
Lead the creative use and proactive upkeep of student ministry facilities and grounds.
Assist in the development of an annual budget for student ministries and manage spending to budget.
Function as a member of the church's pastoral staff performing baptism services, weddings, funerals, as necessary.
Any additional duties as designated by Executive Pastor.