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Capshaw Baptist Church

Harvest, Alabama, United States

Date Posted:
Youth Pastor
Church Size:
501 to 750
Job Type:
Capshaw Baptist Church
Job Description:

Job Title:                   Student Pastor

Reports to:                Executive Pastor

Payroll Status:          Full Time (Salary)

Definition & Summary of Position:

Responsible for providing leadership to students and their families by planning, conducting, and evaluating a Christ-centered ministry for middle school, high school and college students that affirms the vision and mission of the church.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Serves as a member of the Ministry Team and Ministerial Staff
  • Works closely with Executive and Senior Pastor to ensure student ministry aligns with the overall vision and mission of the church as a whole
  • Plans, conducts and evaluates all aspects of the student ministry to ensure effectiveness including Wednesday night worship services and Sunday morning Small Groups. 
  • Works closely with the student leadership team to administer a comprehensive discipleship strategy for students
  • Recruit, enlist and train volunteers to ensure a capable and willing volunteer base that is committed to excellence
  • Develop and execute a family strategy that fosters ongoing relationships with parents and students both inside and outside of church
  • Develop and plan community-focused outreach and mission events to promote an externally focused ministry
  • Build a strong presence within local educational communities developing relationships that support overall community mission
  • Develop an effective communication and feedback strategy to ensure students, parents and volunteers are well informed and have the opportunity to invest in the ministry in a God-honoring manner.
  • Participate in the annual budgeting process to ensure wise use of church funds
  • Perform other pastoral and ministerial duties as may be assigned to ensure the needs of the church are met in a timely way.

Necessary Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to preach/teach, leading the students in worship on a weekly basis
  • Strong theological foundation consistent with the 2008 Baptist Faith and Message
  • Excellent social media skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communicator in both written and verbal applications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have experienced salvation
  • Must have experienced a call by God to Student Ministry
  • Must be ordained, commissioned or licensed by a local church
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited college (preferably a Southern Baptist School)
  • Five years experience in student or family ministry 
Persons Interested in this Position Should Email the Following Information to info@capshaw.org:
  • Cover letter describing current ministry and why you are interested in our position
  • Current resume
  • Current photograph with family if applicable
  • Electronic links to current videos that demonstrate your preaching/teaching style.  If electronic videos are not available, an audio file may be submitted.  
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Capshaw Baptist Church

God has seen fit to call together this assembly that we call Capshaw Baptist Church in order to exalt His son, Jesus Christ - the One whose death and resurrection gives us peace with God and the hope of heaven. You will find that the person and work of Jesus Christ is the common thread that runs through every ministry and expression of worship at Capshaw. More...