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Wooddale Church

Senior High & College Pastor

Wooddale Church
Eden Prairie, Minnesota, United States

Date Posted: 05/11/2017
Categories: College Pastor - Other Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 4001 to 5000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Wooddale Church takes seriously the Great Commission! As a growing, multi-site church in the Twin Cities, Wooddale is committed to making more disciples for Jesus Christ.  With a vision to share the Gospel here, near and far Wooddale is looking for creative and Christ-centered leaders to join our team.  Wooddale has a long standing commitment to student ministries. This is an opportunity for a visionary leader to build on a strong student ministry foundation and bring the Senior High and College Ministry to the next level.


The Eden Prairie Senior High & College Pastor shall give direction and ministry to Eden Prairie senior high and college students and their families.



  • A bachelor’s degree in the fields of Bible, Theology, Ministry, Child Development, Education, Business, Non-profit leadership, or related is required, although a masters and/or seminary degree is a plus.
  • Experience in working with youth in a local church setting and in training youth staff.
  • relate heart to minister and disciple senior high and college students and families.
  • Proven record of leading program design and implementation.
  • Ability to integrate senior high and college ministry with the rest of the church ministry.
  • Subscribe to and affirm the Statement of Faith and Covenant of Wooddale Church.
  • Be a regular participant in public worship at Wooddale Church.
  • Remain a member in good standing at Wooddale Church.



  • Spend adequate time with senior high and college students and families to know individuals and minister to them.
  • Develop ministry programs that align with Wooddale’s discipleship pathway
  • Recruit, train, lead, and empower staff, volunteer leaders.
  • Encourage and integrate fellowship, discipleship and evangelism into all programs.
  • Encourage church membership and ministry among senior high and college students.
  • Develop and maintain written coordinated programs for senior high and college ministries.
  • Maintain meaningful contact and participation with parents of senior high students.
  • Maintain meaningful contact with college students, and develop programs to promote their church involvement and vibrant faith both during after college graduation.
  • Participate in leadership direction of special missions programs, outreach activities, social events, and teaching sessions.
  • Participate in other pastoral functions as assigned by the Campus Pastor, or the Senior Pastor.



  • Reports to the Eden Prairie Campus Pastor
  • Works in close partnership with the Children’s, 5th and 6th Grade, and Junior High teams
  • Supervises staff, interns, and volunteers.
  • Coordinates with other members of the church staff, especially the Children’s, 5th and 6th, Junior High and NextGen Pastors.



Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as retirement plans.


Equal Opportunity Employer