Director of Discipleship

Lewis Center UMC

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Category: Discipleship Pastor

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

The Director of Discipleship will oversee all discipleship ministries/staff within the church (adult, youth, children) as well as serve as the primary architect for adult discipleship, life group, and mission opportunities.
DIRECTOR OF DISCIPLESHIP DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Help carry out the mission and vision of the church
2. Meet regularly with the Lead Pastor
3. Supervise the youth and children's ministry staff (mentor, coach, set performance objectives and goals, hold accountable) and partner with them to develop/implement innovative discipleship opportunities and growth across all ages.
4. Design, develop and deploy adult discipleship opportunities including classes and small/life group participation
5. Develop and train lay leaders to lead adult discipleship classes and life groups
6. Develop and implement a process for connecting attenders into life group community
7. As appropriate, select, contribute to or create discipleship curriculum or resources
8. Develop and deploy communication strategies that keep the church family informed and inspired about spiritual growth and mission opportunities
9. Partner across discipleship teams to identify local, national and global mission opportunities as appropriate across all ages
10. Other duties as assigned


QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's degree in education or spiritual formation or equivalent professional experience
Proven track record of successful leadership in the church
Expertise/experience in staff management, development, and deployment
Expertise/experience in designing and implementing adult discipleship opportunities and curriculum
Track record of successful recruiting/equipping/deploying of volunteer teams and lay leaders
Self starter that is able to work independently under minimal supervision
Systems thinker, planner, implementer
Strong communication skills 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Discipleship
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Salary:
$40,000 - 50,000
Organization Type:
Church
Denomination:
Worship Style:
Traditional
Church Size:
250 - 500

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Contact Name:
Dan Metzger
Address1:
1081 Lewis Center Rd
Address2:
City:
Lewis Center
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
43035
Country:
USA
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