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La Porte Church of God

Youth Pastor

La Porte Church of God
La Porte, Indiana, United States

Date Posted: 07/07/2014
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Job Description


Position Title: Director of Student Ministries / Young Adults          

Classification: Full Time

Compensation: Salary



General Summary

The Student Pastor will be responsible for discipling students and sponsors as they take their next steps toward their personal spiritual growth in Christ. The love for seeing students and those working with students making those kinds of changes in their life needs to be what drives the Student Pastor each and every day. The Student Pastor needs to be a person who is willing to take the time to build relationships with their students, especially the core group. This person will also need to be able to teach both students and the leaders on a regular basis and organize the weekly events by working with and setting proper expectations for his leadership team. In addition the Student Pastor will be responsible for setting the overall environment in which they use on a weekly basis. This environment will need to fit with the overall environment of the church. The Student Pastor may also be responsible for creating and overseeing a process for discipleship of our young adults. (ages 18-29)


Principle Duties and Responsibilities

Responsibilities of this position will include, but not limited to, the oversight of the students ministries which include programming, teaching and leading both students and the lay leaders. Other responsibilities will include creating a process of discipleship for our young single age adults and college students. The other duties of the Student Pastor will include hospital visits for students or lay leaders, young adults and weddings and funerals when called upon. The Student Pastor will also need to attend our weekly staff meetings, as well as be available each weekend to assist where needed during our weekend services.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Character: Pastors heart, humble and gentle spirit, high level of integrity, and a passion to be part of the movement of Christ here at FCOG.

Behavioral Competencies: Ability to work hard and work as a team player. To have a true passion for students and the lay leaders working in this area. To be a positive role model for the students. To be dependable and to have a high level of excellence in the work completed.

Abilities: Must have the ability to organize and lead an area of ministry. Must also have the ability to perform whatever task is given at an excellent level.