Love of Christ Lutheran Church
St. Cloud, MN
Category: Youth Pastor & Youth Ministry
Posted on: November 02, 2011
Hours and Expectations: The Student Life Leader is to work no less than 20 hours per week. During those 20 hours, the Student Life Leader must have set office hours where he/she is available to meet with members of the congregation,_noemailmunity and staff. This is a part time, salaried position.
Objective: To change the lives of students through a transformational relationship with Jesus Christ.
This person must have demonstrated spiritual leadership abilities and have a growing vibrant walk with the Lord, setting a Godly example in lifestyle and practice.
This person displays the following qualities: self-starter; effective_noemailmunicator with students, parents and staff; team player; a clear understanding of discipleship; life-long learner; healthy boundaries; active listener; genuine love and_noemailpassion for students;_noemailanizational and time management skills; possesses a general understanding of student development; able to integrate the vision of the church into student ministries; will b_noemaile a member of LOC.
Develop and implement student programming for 5th-12th grade, working closely with Family Ministries/Education staff for 5th -8th grade.
Oversee Confirmation in conjunction with the Elders.
Develop and Implement a plan for "The Handoff" between confirmation ministries and high school student life ministries.
Help create and oversee the Student Ministries budget in coordination with Lead Pastor and Director of Family Life and Education including coordination of fundraising efforts for mission trips and servant events.
Build and maintain quality relationships with parents that encourage ownership in spiritual maturity of their children.
Be acquainted with personal lives of students: for example, home visits, school events, and availability to meet with students 1:1.
Develop relationships with schools, churches, parachurch_noemailanizations that support efforts to reach students in the church and the_noemailmunity.
Help develop students into leaders in their schools and_noemailmunity.
Recruit, develop and oversee adult volunteers.
Maintain balance of spiritual growth and fellowship.
Follow MN statutes regarding mandated reporting.
Maintain a balance of "stand, strengthen, serve" within Student Life ministries.
Please send inquires, resume, cover letter and 2 Professional references to info@loveofchrist_noemail by Nov 18, 2011.