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Covenant Church

Student Ministry Associate Pastor

Covenant Church
Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 02/05/2013
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Presbyterian -- PCA
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Buckingham, Pennsylvania


Student Ministry Associate

Job Description


Vision Statement:  Building a Community to Reach a Community


Time Commitment:  Full Time Staff Position


Organization Role:   Reports directly to the Pastor to Students


Overall Purpose/Main Objective of this Position To participate in the leadership of the student ministries, both SHIFT (Middle School Ministry) and CRAVE (High School Ministry) at Covenant Church


General Responsibilities:

-          Big Picture:

  • Participate in the creation of teaching series and in the teaching of that material at both CRAVE and SHIFT
  • Assist in the development and implementation of small group curriculum for CRAVE and SHIFT
  • Participate in the planning and execution of strategic events
  • Be primary event creator to drive outreach for SHIFT
  • Missionally engage with both the community and student population of Doylestown
  • Team Participation/Mentality:  The Student Ministry Associate is NOT an assistant. 


-          Small Picture:

  • Lead a small group for both CRAVE and SHIFT
  • Lead at least one of the student summer missions teams
  • Reach out to new and disconnected students
  • Help support, encourage and equip volunteer leadership (with specific focus on the SHIFT team)
  • Participate in the oversight and execution of weekly events


-          This position will serve as a ministry partner to the Pastor to Students.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about Jesus and passionate about students; someone who wants to dive into a growing ministry and take it to the next level; someone who enjoys working in teams; someone who can take an idea, run with it and make it their own.


Desired Qualifications:

-          A growing personal relationship with Jesus

-          An undergraduate degree (youth ministry major not required)

-          An understanding of youth culture and an ability for relevant engagement

-          A passion for connecting with students

-          An ability to communicate effectively with students (speaking and writing)

-          A hunger to learn

-          A teachable spirit which demonstrates a willingness to receive coaching, outside training and on-the-job training.


If Interested Please send resume to


You can address your emailed cover letter to

Josh Crum, Pastor to Students

Covenant Church

4000 Route 202

Doylestown, PA 18902