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Crossroads Community Church

Student Ministries Pastor

Crossroads Community Church
Freeport, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 02/08/2010
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Do you have boundless energy? Infinite zip, zing and zeal? Are you a people magnet with a contagious passion for reaching out and sharing the love of God? Do young people actually think you’re kinda cool?
If so, you may be just the person we're looking for. Crossroads Community Church is one of the fastest growing churches in the country. We are one church in multiple locations, with a total of 6 campuses in three states.

If the thought of working with and leading hundreds of students grades 6-12 makes you think "bring it on" rather than "bring me some aspirin", read on for more of the specifics:

You are...

Experienced in developing adults and students to assume leadership roles
Knowledgeable in student ministries with at least two years of experience
A whiz at communicating and relating to people; specifically young people
Capable of understanding and excelling in a multi-site, centrally driven youth ministry model
Able to commit to the core values of Crossroads and willing to meet membership requirements

You will be...

In charge of building a youth ministry team that leads to a vibrant, growing youth ministry.
Recruiting, training and leading volunteers, youth leaders and student leaders
Responsible for both jr. and sr. high at the Freeport Campus and developing a strategy for the network of campuses
Overseeing weekly student worship experiences that include a live band, multi-media, extensive technical components
Incorporating small groups as part of your ministry strategy
Working toward management of future staff members and interns
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