Student Pastor

NorthPoint Church

Johnston, IA 50131

Denomination: Evangelical Free

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted on: January 06, 2022

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

NorthPoint is seeking a Student Pastor to develop and lead the student ministry from 6th-12th Grade, while developing a strong connection between both young adult and kids ministries.


Cultivating ministry
Design, plan, and execute age-appropriate high school and middle school ministries that cultivate communities of grace and truth
Develop and implement a yearly plan of middle school and high school events including camps, mission trips and outreach activities

Leadership development
Identify, recruit, and equip high-capacity volunteer leaders who can multiply the impact of the student ministry
Train and empower student leaders to serve throughout NorthPoint Church strategic partnerships Provide regular communication, counsel, and training to parents of students
Cultivate partnerships and connections in the local community by:
Establishing a presence on school campuses in the vicinity of NorthPoint
Connecting with students outside of events and weekly meetings

Other Areas
Potentially preach in the main NorthPoint service occasionally
Assist in other areas of the church when needed 

About NorthPoint Church:

NorthPoint Church is a dynamic community of people seeking to cultivate communities of grace and truth in the northwest corner of Des Moines, IA. With a total population of more than 630,000, US News and World Report names Des Moines as one of the top ten best places to live based on a combination of factors, including jobs, desirability, cost of living, and quality of life. Des Moines is a hot spot for the insurance and publishing industries and is a significant campaign spot for presidential politics. The area also hosts one of the nation's top state fairs each August and draws tens of thousands to its downtown farmers market each week from May- October. You'll find all the amenities of a large city in a place with a small-town feel. As we aim to cultivate communities of grace and truth in all we do at NorthPoint, we specifically show it in three ways: looking to Jesus, embracing community, and engaging culture.  

Job Qualifications:

This position requires a person of utmost integrity & spiritual maturity who is a self-motivated and flexible team player. This person must have a heart for students with the ability to partner with parents and build a team of leaders for maximum effectiveness. This person should have strong alignment with NorthPoint's mission, values, and culture. This person should have proven experience in student ministry. This person's style should be relational with strong execution skills.  

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Student Pastor
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Full Time
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1000 - 1500

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John Sorrell
9901 NW 62nd
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