Christ Church

Student Pastor

Christ Church
Hickory, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 05/19/2017
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Student Ministry Pastor

Hickory, North Carolina


Job Classification:  Full Time


Job Description:  The Student Pastor is responsible for working with the Student Ministry team to provide direction for the student ministry at large for this multi-site church along with overseeing all operations and ministry for the 6th - 12th grade ministry at the Main Campus.


General Responsibilities:


  • Be a visible leader at this campus to connect with students / families.

  • Align and execute the vision of the church and of the student ministry.

  • Provide leadership and oversee execution of all aspects of student ministry on this campus.

  • Recruit, develop and disciple adult volunteer leaders that will lead and disciple students.

  • Primary communicator for student ministry at this campus.

  • Ensure all teaching materials  and methods are of highest quality to challenge students to grow in their faith.

  • Provide opportunities to help students take next steps in their faith by planning events like camps, mission trips and outreach events.

  • Be active in students lives on a weekly basis inside and outside of the church.

  • Be willing to do whatever it takes ( short of sin) to reach students with the gospel.


Job Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • 3 - 5 years experience in student ministry or church vocational work.

  • Track record of growing ministry

  • Experience in multi- site church preferred

  • Organized, flexible , able to multi-task

  • Self Starter and Team builder

  • Theologically align with the Wesleyan belief

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