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Meadowbrook Church

Student Ministry Assistant

Meadowbrook Church
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, United States

Date Posted: 02/03/2015
Categories: Christian Education - Christian Teacher - Church Staff - Other - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:


The NextGen Ministry Assistant's primary role is to  lead and oversee the coordination and implementation of midweek and special events programming for NextGen Student ministry.  This individual will be responsible for inviting students into an environment where they can discover who God is and explore what that looks like in their day to day life.   This position would be supervised by the NextGen Director and work closely with all NextGen Ministry volunteer leaders.




Relationship Building

Develop and nurture relationships with students and their parents.

Assist in recruiting, equipping and building relationships with volunteer leaders.



Assist in the facilitation of Sunday morning Christian Education classes, serving as a regular presence in both the Middle School and High School area.

Partner with the NextGen Director in the recruitment and training of volunteers.



Responsible for the coordination of communication to students, parents and volunteers.


Mid-week Programming

Oversee and coordinate monthly large group activities (games, message, and worship).

Assist in the coordination and continued development of mid-week Home Groups for both Middle School and High School.


Retreats, Special Events, Serving Opportunities

Oversee and coordinate WinterBlast and WinterXtreme retreats.

Lead and coordinate NextGen ministry summer mission trip (every other year).

Design and coordinate connecting social opportunities for students in the summer months.

Seek out and provide quarterly opportunities for Middle and High School to serve in ministry together.



Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-Year College or university preferred; two years related experience and/or training; teaching/facilitating experience.



  • A deep love for God’s word
  • Demonstrates a vibrant and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Able to be an active member/attendee of Meadowbrook Church
  • Love for and a desire to shepherd students
  • Able to positively engage and mobilize volunteers and work with multiple generations
  • Self-motivated and leads with humility
  • Highly Relational
  • Collaborative and creative
  • Problem-solver, decisive and flexible
  • Excellent communication skills




Part-Time non-exempt position

20 hours per week

Weekend/Evening Availability, plus Tuesday/Wednesday office hours

Salary – dependent on skills, level of experience and qualifications