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Faith Church

Student Ministries Director

Faith Church
Peoria, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 07/06/2010
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Faith Church is a forward moving, out of the box, growing regional church that is determined to be a powerful influence in Central Illinois! We are looking for a youthful, energetic, and creative person with a heart after God. Someone who youth ministry is not just a job, but a calling. Someone with a passion for God, strong communication skills, basic leadership qualities and a desire to grow and improve daily.

The Faith Student Ministries director will have the opportunity to develop, coordinate, and administer an effective student ministry for junior and senior high school students. They will be responsible for outreach and connecting with youth, overseeing high energy services, and establishing small groups and bible studies. This position includes casting vision, building leaders, reaching students through relevant messages, creating and executing ministry plans, and designing special events and retreat activities. The ideal candidate should have the following traits:

- Natural communication skills and teaching ability

- High energy, compelling “stage” presence

- Guitar skills and worship leading abilities

- Proficiency with media equipment and technologies

- Ability to recruit, train, and lead volunteer leaders

Faith Church is located in Washington, IL, the fastest growing suburb in the Peoria Metro Area, a region of nearly 400,000 residents. Peoria is the cultural and business center of downstate Illinois and is consecutively listed on top national lists of best mid-sized cities in which to call home and do business.

No phone calls please. Email*, mail, or fax a cover letter, resume, references, individual or family photo with title Student Ministries Resume clearly indicated to:

Faith Church
2354 Hollands Grove Rd.
Washington, IL 61571
Fax: 309-745-5423

*If possible, please include an mp3 or video file of your teaching and/or music.
Email is preferred over the mail and fax options.