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New Life Christian Church

Student Life Director

New Life Christian Church
Morton, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 07/02/2014
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Student Life Director will provide multi-site leadership and oversight of all ministry to students ages 6th – 12th grade at both New Life locations.


Reports To: Senior Pastor


Status: Full-time


Salary: $35,000 per year or commensurate with experience


Supervisory Role: Yes


Qualifications: This person must be spiritually mature, teachable and innovative. This individual must demonstrate passionate leadership and have experience in working with youth. A bachelor’s or master’s degree in bible, theological studies, or another related field is required. Five years experience at a church of 500+ is preferred. Experience ministering in a multi-site setting is a plus.


Key Roles and Responsibilities Include:


  • Communicating the Student Life vision to everyone involved in Student Life, designing and implementing strategic plans, and aligning the Student Life vision with the overall vision of New Life.
  • Choosing or developing curriculum for the entire Student Life Ministry.
  • Developing, equipping, and empowering volunteer leadership.
  • Strengthening relationships between team members.
  • Implementing innovations in ministry and promoting health within current programs.
  • The spiritual and emotional shepherding of everyone involved in Student Life, including leaders and students.
  • Tracking the discipleship progress of students and leaders.
  • Evaluating the success or failure of the ministry, and creating solutions for improvements.
  • Multi-site coordination and oversight of Student Ministry.
  • Collaborating with Student Ministry leaders and any part time staff at both locations.
  • Connecting and building relationship with students, parents, and volunteers at both locations.


To apply, send a cover letter, resume, references and a photo to or NLCC 401 W. Edgewood Ct., Morton, IL