Student Ministry Director
Job type: Full-time
Category: High School/College Ministry
Location: Winter Springs, FL Post Date: July 07, 2017
The purpose of the Student Ministries Director position is to glorify God throughleadership and management of the Middle and High School Ministries with thepurpose of discipling and ministering to the youth of Willow Creek and itsextended network. This will includeoversight of youth, leaders teaching curriculum and activities. Provide an enthusiastic environment where all youth feel loved, accepted and motivated. Develop a team of adult and youth leaders and give direction and oversight to those teams and individuals.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Planning and leadership
- Set yearly goals for ministry in conjunction with the Youth Ministry Teams,submitting to Session for approval.
- Meet weekly with youth volunteers for planning, curriculum evaluation and planning, evaluation of ministry, progress of youth and prayer.
- Select appropriate curriculum for Middle and High School groups with the approval of the Senior Pastor.
- Plan for a summer camp experience for Middle and High School groups.
- Organize and attend at least one fun event per month for each Middle and High School group.
Recruiting and Training
- Recruit new youth leaders as needed for program of discipleship.
- Develop student lead worship teams.
- Serve as a mentor/coach for youth leaders, which should involve weekly investment intheir development.Discipleship and Teaching
- Serve as the primary teacher in Middle and High School programming.
- Meet with some youth for personal discipleship and leadership training. This must be done with sensitivity and discretion as not to appear as exclusive.
- Make a concerted effort to connect with "fringe" or non-involved youth each week for the purpose of building relational bridges to them.
- Make a concerted effort to connect with youth who are regular attenders.
- Come along side of parents to encourage, communicate and equip as able.
- Oversee effective D Group (discipleship) ministry for Middle and High School.
How to apply
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. An added plus would be an mp3 or video of you teaching.