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Daybreak Church

Director of Student Ministries

Daybreak Church
Hudsonville, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 05/31/2016
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Wesleyan
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Daybreak is a ministry in the western suburbs of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Director of

Student Ministries is the primary leader, teacher and shepherd for grades 5-12 at

Daybreak. This Director demonstrates a passion for reaching the next generation and

leading students toward an authentic relationship with Jesus.



• Serve as primary leader, teacher, and shepherd for middle-school and high-school


• Oversee, design and teach one weekly middle-school service and one weekly highschool


• Develop key student-ministry leaders and volunteers, building high levels of

  ownership in ministry and leading students.

• Develop strong relationships with parents and students.

• Oversee direction and cast vision for the ministry, including strategic planning,

  budgeting and first impressions.

• Direct and oversee student-ministries staff and participate on the Daybreak

  Executive leadership team.

• Lead and plan one student retreat, one mission trip, participate in Never The Same

  Camp and fundraisers, and one Leader retreat per year.



• Bachelor’s Degree or higher education (Student Ministries or related degree).

• Experience in middle school and/or high school with growth.

• Experience in developing and building volunteer teams and leading by casting

  vision and equipping for this ministry.

• Excellent communication skills and teaching.

• Commit to the vision and mission of Daybreak.

• A people person and team player with great interpersonal skills to connect with

  staff, volunteers, parents and students.

• An authentic Christian walk