Pastor of Student Ministries
Responsible for teaching and youth discipleship
Responsible for curriculum selection and Leader-Small Group Supervision
Will assist and support the Children’s Coordinator as needed to make the transition from children to youth seamless
Connecting people by developing and maintaining a process of assimilation into the life and ministry of the church
-Connecting and tracking students from their first visit all the way through to serving in the church
-Assisting the Children’s Coordinator as needed, to do the same
-Develop leadership in various student ministry teams
-Helping students discover and develop as followers of Christ
Connecting through Outreach in the Community
Work with youth leaders and Children’s Coordinator to provide community events and outreach projects
Build a relationship with staff and students at East and West Alexander Middle Schools, as well as Alexander Central High School
Additional Responsibilities and Expectations:
Exceptional speaking/teaching abilities a PLUS
Administrative/organizational abilities a must
Be able to lead and manage others
Seminary/College Degree preferred but not necessary
Previous ministry experience preferred
Exceptional interpersonal skills are required
Passion for ministering to others with the Gospel of Jesus Christ, ensuring their growth and development into fully-devoted followers of Christ
Maturing in their faith
Commitment to the Vision, Mission, Purposes and Philosophies of Crosspoint Church.
Support the church leadership and staff
Leadership-the Pastor will be able to lead in a variety of contexts (individual, small groups, large groups). He should be self-starter and an initiative-taker.
Relational-the Pastor will have a heart to care for students and children, that drive should manifest itself in the appropriate use of time and finances.
Team Player-the Pastor will work together with staff, both paid and volunteer. The Pastor will communicate openly and effectively with those he works with.
Essential Ministry Responsibilities:
He could preach on a Sunday morning. The amount of preaching would vary, but would be at the discretion of the Lead Pastor.
He will oversee the students on volunteer teams and follow up with student guests and new believers. This will include helping them to take the “next step”
Work with existing and recruit new student leaders to grow our groups spiritually and numerically
Other Staff responsibility
Share in pastoral care along with the other pastors such as weddings, funerals, visitation and pastoral counseling
Be involved in Staff Meetings
Be willing to transition some roles and responsibilities to or from other staff members as time, needs and gifts require
Youth Trips Events Coordinator/Secure and train Youth Volunteers for Small Groups and Trips
Other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor