New Stanton Church

Student Ministry Director

New Stanton Church
New Stanton, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 08/08/2017
Categories: Other
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:


We are a multi-generational church with an average age of 40 located in New Stanton, Pennsylvania, just outside the Pittsburgh area.  We currently have 2 contemporary worship services.  Our church offers strong biblical teaching, a passion for Jesus and has experienced consistent growth.  More than numeric growth, God is doing something extraordinary here as we are seeing lives transformed and people taking their next step toward Jesus!


We are seeking a Student Ministry Director who will disciple our students in spiritual growth and train them in serving Christ with their life.  


Primary Duties:

  • Teach Students on Sunday evenings at Youth Group
  • Develop a dynamic Student Ministry (Grades 6-12) that both engages unchurched students and makes passionate Christ followers. 
  • Encourage healthy relationships with students and families  
  • Responsible for developing, training, supporting, and nurturing a Student Ministry Team of adult volunteers to assist in every aspect of the student ministry.       
  • Oversight of all Student Ministry programs                                                                        
  • Have a presence in the local high schools attended by our students
  • Organize mission trips for students
  • Keep the Student Ministry in line with overall vision of the church to reach and teach about the transformational power of Jesus Christ.
  • Develop a yearly calendar


Miscellaneous Duties:

  • Attend weekly meeting with the Lead Pastor
  • Attend weekly staff meetings
  • Create and effectively manage the ministry's budget
  • Team oriented          
  • A passion and love for working with the youth          
  • Clear Communicator



  • 2 years experience as a Staff or Volunteer Student Ministry Director (required)
  • Effective leader, and team builder with administrative aptitude.  Flexibility and problem-solving skills are essentia
  • Possess a strong learner mentality, with humility and teachability as key attributes
  • Transparent relationship with Jesus


Our Hiring Principles:

Skills and experience form a basis to begin evaluation of potential candidates.  Other significant factors include character, leadership, management style, and chemistry with other leaders. 


This is currently a part-time position of 20 hours per week. 


Interested candidates should submit a resume and recent photo (REQUIRED), and any other helpful or pertinent materials to  Please include “Student Ministry Director Position” in the subject line.



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