The Pastor of Student Ministries (PSM) would work in tandem with the current Student Ministries Pastor in a growing student ministry to help lead existing middle school and high school ministries in the areas of: weekly programming, curriculum
writing, large group teaching, recruiting and equipping volunteers, equipping parents, event planning, and organizing a student small group ministry.
Competencies and Expectations:
At least 5 years of full-time youth ministry leadership experience
Experience and gifts in teaching large group of students.
Experience and gifts in planning, writing, and adapting curriculum
Experience in recruiting, envisioning, and equipping volunteers
Strong leadership, administrative and entrepreneurial gifts and skills
Embrace and embody the mission, vision and strategies of Central Baptist Church
Experience in recruiting, envisioning, and equipping volunteers to be volunteer youth pastors
The understanding and motivation to lead a purpose driven youth ministry where students are reached with the Gospel, connected to community, equipped to grow on their own, and challenged honor the Lord with their hearts, lips, and lives
Team player and in agreement with our Central Staff Distinctives
Membership at Central Baptist Church is required once hired
Regular attendance at worship and church functions
Support the coordination of a year-round student ministry program that is fully staffed with volunteers and operating with clear goals and objectives
Help regularly evaluate the weekly gathering for students, adjusting when needed for continued growth both spiritually and numerically
Help communicate clearly to parents the vision of Student Ministries and the expectations they have as parents in support of the ongoing ministry
Help recruit, screen, empower, and retain student ministry small group leaders & volunteers for the weekly ministry, youth trips and events
Help provide relevant ministry training for all volunteers within student ministries making sure they are clearly aware of their roles and responsibilities
Fulfill all responsibilities as a member of the pastoral staff; including scheduled meetings, church wide events and objectives as agreed upon by the pastoral team.
Please EMAIL the following to Brian Mulder (email@example.com) and Chuck Jespersen (Chuck.Jespersen@centralsf.org) by
July 6, 2015.
Please make them all separate files or pages.
- Your resume.
- Your personal testimony (limit to one page).
- An explanation of why you want to lead a student ministry (limit to one page).
- A description of your student ministry philosophy (limit to one page).
- Include an example of a large group teaching (typed transcript, but audio or video file/link is preferred).
- Include a small group bible study lesson that you’ve written/adapted for students or adult volunteers working with students.
Central Baptist Church
3102 Ralph Rogers Road
Sioux Falls, SD 57108