Are you ready to be part of a great team to reach students for Christ?
Generations Christian Church is a non-denominational Christian church located in Trinity, FL (north of Tampa). We are dedicated to reaching those who are far from Christ, which makes up around 70% of our community (unclaimed by any faith). Our church is
a thriving, exciting community dedicated to our mission: Connecting People to Christ.
High School Pastor: Reports to the Middle School Pastor (SM Team Lead)
This role is not simply about accomplishing tasks or making sure programs run. Above all, we are looking for a person with a heart after God’s own and a deep passion for working with students with various backgrounds and spiritual maturity. We want a person
who strives to be a growing, fruitful disciple of Jesus Christ, following Him wherever that leads. This candidate should be a dedicated servant with a strong work ethic who is more concerned with others and their well-being and spiritual growth than their
own personal accomplishments or accolades. Connecting others to Christ should be a passion and burden because they can’t imagine NOT doing it., not because it is a requirement on their job description.
The High School Pastor is responsible for connecting high school students and their families to Christ by overseeing all high school ministries. The High School Pastor will lead and assist the family ministry, the greater student ministry and the Family
Pastor as needed during activities that promote spiritual development, leadership development, ministry involvement, and fellowship in the student and family ministries.
He is responsible to set a clear direction and a ministry plan for our high school ministry in collaboration with the student ministry team. Involvement in our community, our local schools, as well as church involvement and local and global service are instrumental
pieces to a healthy high school ministry at Generations. Outlets to help create a new/stronger college ministry in our church is an opportunity for this leader as well.
The High School Pastor should:
-Create a compelling vision for high school students and their families for spiritual growth
-Be a leader of leaders, empowering and developing other leaders to do ministry (Ephesians 4)
-Love students and have a heart for a variety of different kinds of students
-Be a developer who is excited to give ministry away and train others to use their gifts
-Have experience in leading student ministry toward spiritual and numeric growth
-Have a desire to see high school students become a significant part of the local church and help them transition to college age
-Have a passion to create a culture for students to connect to Christ (both Christians and non-Christians)
-Engage parents in ministry, holistically reaching the family of high school students as well as the high schooler
Requirements for this position include a minimum of 2 years full-time youth ministry experience leading a student ministry through teaching/preaching, organizing trips, developing volunteers, etc. A college degree is required, and college level Bible training