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Oak Mountain Presbyterian Church

Pastor of Outreach and Young Professionals

Oak Mountain Presbyterian Church
Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Date Posted: 09/26/2013
Categories: Outreach
Denominations: Presbyterian -- PCA
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

I. Position Summary


1. To show grace to all by seeking to create at OMPC a culture and climate of outreach.

2. To show grace to all through equipping the membership of OMPC in various methods of outreach.

3. To show grace to all in the planning, leading and execution of strategic and creative outreach events.

4. To show grace to all as the Staff Liaison of the Sessional Outreach Ministry Team and the Ushering and Greeting Ministry Team.

5. To show grace to all by reaching out to and shepherding college students and young professionals.


II. Position Requirements


Knowledge Areas:  

1. Reformed and Covenantal theology

2. Grace oriented and Gospel driven ministry philosophy

3. Outreach methodology and outreach systems

4. Outreach equipping of others


Educational/Experience Profile:  

1. Master of Divinity (or Master of Arts “Missions and Evangelism”) - required

2. Ordained or acceptable for ordination in PCA

3. Minimum of 5 years’ experience on church staff or with a campus ministry

4. Proven track record in outreach ministry and training

5. Proven track record working with college students and young professionals


Skill Set:  

1. Gift of and heart for outreach and the lost

2. Entrepreneurial spirit

3. Collaborative work style

4. Written and oral communication skills

5. Lay recruitment and development 

6. Able to lead small groups

7. Heart for and experience with reaching college students and young professionals


III. Management Responsibilities 

1. Visitor Coordinator

2. Administrative Assistant


IV. Position Responsibilities  


Major Responsibilities % Of Time

1.  Responsibility Description

Raise the awareness of personal and corporate outreach at OMPC utilizing every available means including occasional worship emphasis, specialized Sunday school classes, LIFE Groups, and the Battle for the Heart discipleship process.


Lead the OMPC Staff, Session and all other homogenous groups in a culture of outreach.

2.  Responsibility Description 

Provide leadership and oversight to the Visitor Coordinator, assuring the effective contact and capture of OMPC visitors and their successful transition to the Pastor of Assimilation

3.  Responsibility Description 

Plan, lead and organize regular outreach events that are creative and innovative. Coordinate the promotion and follow up of these events. Liaison and cooperate with outreach events in the community. 20

4. Responsibility Description

Plan, lead and organize a targeted out reach of people from college age through late twenties.

5. Responsibility Description

Provide pastoral care and leadership to members and non-members from college age through late twenties 

Other Ministerial and Oversight Responsibilities

6.  Sub-Role(s) or Responsibilities

Provide leadership, strategic planning and oversight for direct reports.

7.  Sub-Role(s) or Responsibilities

Serve as Staff Liaison for the Outreach Ministry Team and Ushering and Greeting Ministry Team, providing administrative services and coordination for the Chairman, Vice Chairman and team.