The Student Pastor is responsible to the Lead Pastor and promoting church youth ministry as well as developing a comprehensive educational program for youth.
The Student Pastor will also be responsible for Grades K-5 after school program on Wednesday nights. Currently we have 120 plus students involved with this program with a great volunteer base.
The Student Pastor is responsible to the local church body through the Senior Pastor and the Church Board. The Youth Pastor reports directly to the Lead Pastor.
The Student Pastor would also be the lead for the Children’s Church Sunday morning program here at the church.
Provide direction and leadership for the youth education program of the church by coordinating and promoting Bible study, youth activities, service projects, Junior High Believe (Currently Taking 50 People To This Event. 42 Of Them Students), High School NYR (Currently Take around 40 Students and 20 Adults) and family activities.
Organize and coordinate a balanced approach to youth ministry that includes Bible study, discipleship, training, outreach, recreation, fellowship, mission action, and music.
Attend and participate in youth camp in the summer.
Plan and direct all activities such as youth camp mission trips, retreats, weekday Bible study, Youth Emphasis Sunday, seminars, banquets, and other special events.
Have a working knowledge and some capacities of IT, including website maintenance.
Develop a systematic program of outreach.
Prepare and administer the youth budget.
Be available nights and weekends (on occasion) for youth ministry events, as well as be available to make emergency Pastoral care visits as needed.
Visit prospects and members related to ministry to youth and as assigned by the Pastor.
Serve as youth representative for church committees as assigned by the Pastor.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Require a Bible college graduate. Would consider other 4 year College Graduates as well.
Requires a testimony of Godly character that is clearly evident (I Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9 qualifications of a Pastor).
Requires the passing of a criminal background check and drug testing.
Would prefer someone with past experience in Student Ministry.
Would prefer someone that can help lead worship in the church on occasion.
This individual must be “apt to teach” and gifted in publicly communicating God’s Word to youth as well as in a large church setting. Will be preaching a possibility of 4 to 5 times a year when the Lead Pastor is gone.
Please email a one page philosophy of ministry, a one page cover letter of interest, and a current resume.
Jeff Kruger, Lead Pastor
Community Christian Church
1598 Us Hwy 50 E
Linn, MO. 65051