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Christ People

Youth Pastor

Christ People
Wichita, Kansas, United States


Date Posted: 03/22/2017
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

OVERVIEW

 

We are looking for a highly relationship and leader development focused individual for our Youth Pastor position.  We are seeking a Youth Pastor that can not only connect and lead students but also develop adult leaders and work with parents.  Our desire is to have a Youth Pastor that is a leader of leaders.

 

 

CHURCH

 

Christ Church is a nondenominational church located in Wichita, KS.  We are highly relational and Spirit led as a body.  We are all about Jesus and people.  Our church was planted by our founding and current pastor in October of 1993. 

 

Our congregation has an average weekly attendance over 500 with a youth ministry of approximately 30 students.  We love our healthy, growing, and welcoming congregation. 

 

 

YOUTH MINISTRY ACTIVITIES

 

Our youth ministry program includes both middle school and high school.  We value our students being part of the larger church body on Sunday mornings.  We encourage students to attend the main service with the congregation and to get connected and serve as part of the body. 

 

Additionally, students have the following activities and youth programs:

- Sunday evening One Worship student service

- Middle School summer camp

- High School summer mission trip

- Summer fellowship activities (movie night and game night)

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Recruit, equip, and empower youth ministry team members

Shepherd students, youth leaders, and parents of students

Guide students in their spiritual walk and help them to grow deeper in their relationship with Jesus Christ

Develop connections with students to encourage engagement and mentoring

Develop and deliver weekly youth services

Coordinate the planning, implementation, and evaluation of all youth activities

Participate in all staff and pastoral activities

 

 

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

 

Strong work ethic

Administrative and organization skills

Passion to reach youth

Strong relational skills

Ability to mentor leaders

Strong communication skills (personal and organizational)

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

Growing and personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a love for His church

Degree in ministry, preferably with a focus on student/youth ministry

Prefer prior experience in student/youth ministry

Experience with teaching and developing sermons