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Pleasant Valley Baptist church

Associate Pastor of Adult Ministries and Group Life

Pleasant Valley Baptist church
Liberty, Missouri, United States

Date Posted: 04/07/2008
Categories: Small Group Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 3001 to 4000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, a dynamic and growing church in the Kansas City metro, seeks a full-time Associate Pastor of Adult Ministries and Group Life

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Provide visionary leadership of adult discipleship
-Communicate vision and inspire participation
-Recruit and equip group leaders
-Coach staff and volunteers
-Conduct leadership meetings and training events
-Oversee the implementation of curriculum used within on and off campus groups
-Promotion, communication, and resource development

Work Experience Requirements:
-3-5 years of leadership experience
-2-3 years full-time church staff experience in a large church working with groups
-Demonstrated a passion for discipleship and group life
-Successful track record of leading, managing, maturing and multiplying groups
-Large group teaching/speaking proficiency
-Great inter-personal skills

Educations Requirements:
-College Degree
-Seminary degree preferred
-Has attended and implemented best practices from Small Group conferences/seminars

-Vibrant relationship with Jesus Christ
-Leadership, shepherding, teaching gifts preferred
-Ability and desire to be part of a team
-Self starter
-Goals & values driven
-Ability to plan and schedule workloads
-Committed to Pleasant Valley's mission and values

Vision statements for adult ministry:
-We dream of develo dult groups that grow in depth and number, maturity and multiplication, both on and off-campus. Off-campus groups will become increasingly important to PV's strategy.
-We envision seeing an ever-increasing number of adults know how to accurately study the Word, intentionally live the Word and passionately spread the Word.
-We imagine seeing every Adult Group leader live and model life transformation.
-We desire to see all adults connect with God and others in transformational group life so they will grow in their intimacy with Jesus and compassion for others.