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Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church

Director of Student Ministries

Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church
Aurora, Colorado, United States

Date Posted: 03/25/2009
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Presbyterian
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Aurora, CO has been around since 1963. Our church vision is to connect in worship, connect to community and connect through service. We currently have an opening for a Director of Student Ministries who will be responsible for the discipleship process and ministry to Middle School and High School Students. This position reports directly to the Senior Pastor with oversight by Session leadership.

• Teaching/leading Sunday School and midweek program
• Planning and attending periodic retreats
• Creating and organizing events that promote a sense of community, growth in Christ and outreach
• Recruitment and training of adult volunteers
• Planning, organizing and fundraising for summer mission trips, camps, conferences and other events
• Participate in creating an annual budget and adhere to the budget guidelines
• Mentor students on an individual basis
• Will be mentored by the Senior Pastor in the area of preaching with periodic duties in the pulpit on an ‘as needed’ basis
• Interaction and involvement in outreach to local schools

Basic Qualifications
• A personal relationship with Jesus Christ
• Continued growth in faith and a commitment to Jesus Christ
• Feels an unmistakable call to ministry and demonstrates a passion/zeal to minister to students
• Gift for teaching
• Able to articulate a vision for a strategic discipleship process
• Able to create an atmosphere conducive to learning and fellowship among other students
• The energy and personality to develop personal relationships based on support, participation and assimilation with students and their families
• College or Seminary degree preferred

Faith Church offers a competitive wage plus benefits. Interested candidates may send their resumes to Resumes must be received by April 24, 2009.