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Hope Fellowship

Student Ministries Pastor

Hope Fellowship
Chestertown, Maryland, United States

Date Posted: 07/23/2014
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Position Available: Student Ministries Pastor (full-time)


Interested persons should send a resume and cover letter to and should NOT apply to this job through ChurchStaffing.



Hope Fellowship is a growing and active church located in the pastoral landscape of Maryland's Eastern Shore in Chestertown. We have multiple weekend services with an average of over 300 worshipers. We are a missionally minded church that reaches out to our hurting neighbors in the community. For more information about us and to get a better idea about who we are please visit our website:


Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for the full-time role of Student Ministries Pastor.


A qualified candidate is a candidate who exhibits the following:


 - Evidence of spiritual maturity.


 - The ability to cast vision for the student ministry, set goals for the ministry, and effectively put steps in place to ensure those goals are being met.


 - The ability to lead a ministry team by recruiting and developing volunteers, as well as facilitating a team based approach within those volunteers to maintain unity and focus   on the vision and task of the ministry.


 - The passion and ability to reach students in our local schools and grow the youth ministry by building partnerships with our local schools.


 - The ability to build relationships with the parents of students, as well as being able to equip and assist them in the development of their child


 - The passion and ability to disciple and grow our students to a maturing faith in Christ.


 - Strong interpersonal skills, such as verbal and non-verbal communication, an attentive listener, and an ability to be assertive in problem solving and decision making.


 - The ideal candidate should be organized, self-motivated, punctual, dependable, and flexible.


 - Effective and engaging public speaking ability.


 - Proficient computer skills.


 - The ideal candidate should be credentialed or be seeking to be credentialed by the Assemblies of God


Current roles/tasks/functions of the Student Ministries Pastor include, but are not limited to the following:


 - Lead a weekly evening service of worship and teaching to students grades 6th - 12th


 - Lead a student centered small group on Sunday mornings during the first worship service


 - Attend and be involved in student specific events, such as: Fine Arts, Youth Convention, and Youth Camp


 - Implementing and developing youth missions/outreach


 - Having a presence in our local schools


 - Oversight of our Children's Church



Interested persons should send a resume and cover letter to and should NOT apply to this job through ChurchStaffing.