Director of Student Ministries

Green Ridge Baptist Church

Roanoke, VA 24019

Denomination: Baptist - SBC

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted on: December 06, 2022

Time Type: Part Time

Job Description:


Summary of Position
Oversee the ongoing gospel investment in students (grades 6-12) in harmony with the doctrine, purpose, and vision of the church. Administrate the discipleship systems to these students and their parents.
Part-time position, 20-25 hours/wk, with occasional retreats and camps.
Ministry expense account
Conference/Continuing Education expense account
SAM'S Club membership
House provided to live in, plus utilities
Salary $20,000/yr

Essential Functions
Praying regularly for students and families.
Develop and sustain ministry for Middle School and High School that emphasizes the biblical priority of:
o Parents (Caregivers)
o Cross-generational evangelism/discipleship
o Building healthy peer relationships
Consistent with Ephesians 4:11-16, enlist, equip, and train church members to serve in the Student Ministry. Invest and engage relationally with parents, students, and volunteers. Delegate and raise up leaders.
Develop and implement plans for keeping parents updated and included.
Build relationships with the students and parents through a variety of fun and engaging activities.
Support students in their school setting by becoming involved to any degree the school permits. This would include attending sporting events or other extracurricular activities that your students are involved.
Create and direct gatherings that are biblically faithful and engaging.
o Sunday & Wednesday night Bible studies
o Youth Connect Groups (in conjunction w/ Pastor of Ed & Admin)
Oversee and administrate an annual calendar:
o Summer Student Camps
o Youth trips, outings, and outreach opportunities
o Help organize and implement Vacation Bible School
Work alongside the pastoral team to implement the vision of the church and incorporate students into various church ministries as appropriate.
Counsel students biblically.

Key Personal Qualities
A clear call to student ministry; a heart for young people.
Able to work independently with minimum supervision, yet, humble enough to seek and accept counsel and direction from the pastors.
o A strong desire to grow and develop as a leader.
o Motivated, energetic, and willing to learn, yet mature enough to lead.
Giftedness in the following areas:
o teaching the Bible with accuracy, clarity, passion, and an engaging spirit.
o sharing and modeling the Gospel.
o relational and winsomeness towards all students and parents
o initiative to engage in conversation with students, parents, and youth leaders.
An example of godliness, humility, and disciple-making. Committed to pursuing holiness - self-controlled, gentle, trustworthy, gracious, and a loving sensitivity towards the needs of others.
Affirms the 2000 Baptist Faith & Message (

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Director of Student Ministries
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Part Time
$20,000 - 30,000
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250 - 500

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Frank Ellington
5521 Green Ridge Rd
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