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Ignite Student Ministries

Regional Director - West Central Illinois

Ignite Student Ministries
Monmouth, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 11/17/2015
Categories: Business/Administration - College Pastor - Missions/Domestic - Non-ministry Jobs - Para-church Ministries - Young Adult Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Description:  Ignite seeks a dynamic, self-starter to organize, provide direction, and develop strategies to grow Ignite’s impact within a specific region.


Primary Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Implement and oversee the Ignite network at college and universities within the region
  • Develop vision, strategy, support, and development to grow Ignite within the region
  • Mentor leadership coaches in order to obtain results and growth
  • Build relationships with local churches and community leaders
  • Develop an annual budget and manage spending to budget
  • Work with staff team and Ignite Board to advance the ministry and knowledge of Ignite
  • Coordinate bi-yearly regional retreats
  • Develop network of volunteers
  • Provide training to area churches, leadership coaches, and student leaders
  • Recruit and lead college students on Ignite mission trips
  • Speak / preach at regional retreats, local churches, and other opportunities that may arise
  • Manage regional staff members



  • Passion for college students
  • 4-year Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 3+ years’ demonstrated ministry leadership experience with youth or college preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong delegation skills; mobilizes others to fulfill the vision
  • Strong volunteer supervisory skills
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, and Outlook
  • Agree with and abide by the Ignite Staff Code of Conducts


Start Date:  Position open until filled


Hours:  Full Time


Compensation: All staff opportunities are self-supported ministry positions;  Ignite is staffed by people who raise their own personal financial support.