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New Life Community Church

Youth Pastor

New Life Community Church
Nashville, Indiana, United States

Date Posted: 03/31/2011
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Our church is 26 years old and is gearing up for the next step in our history. Our current Senior Pastor joined the staff here in August, 2008. The church has a rich tradition in both the move of the Spirit and the application of the Word.
New Life is located in the small town of Nashville, IN. It’s nestled between Bloomington (to the west), Columbus (the east) and Indianapolis (to the north). A love for life in a small town (with large town amenities nearby) is a must.
The Youth Pastor will be a key in growing our ministry today and for years to come.
The Senior Pastor is a relevant teacher and relational leader. We are looking for someone to come alongside him to reach the younger generation and help move the church forward.
Our vision is simple: To see Disciples Become Disciple Makers
Our mission is to be: A place where lives are transformed, relationships thrive, and people become life-long followers of Christ
Our philosophy of ministry is to focus on three key areas of ministry:

NEW Experiences: Where people connect with God
LIFE Transformation: Where people connect with one another (Discipleship)
COMMUNITY Impact: Where people connect to the community (Outreach)
By doing these three things we will become the CHURCH God designed us to be.

Work as part of a ministry team that carries the heart and vision of the church.
Provide leadership to our student ministries. (grades 7 – 12)
The primary focus is building tomorrow’s spiritual leaders (discipleship) with numerical growth as a natural byproduct (outreach).
Grow and develop leaders to do the ministry (through preaching, teaching, mentoring, relationship building, goal setting, etc).
Preach at the weekend services as requested by the Senior Pastor.
Leader that crosses ministry “territories” to assist in implementing the church vision.
Build ministry based on our vision of seeing Disciples Become Disciple Makers
Impact the community by reaching the lost and showing compassion through the love of Christ.
Comfortable leading from the second chair, under the direction of the Senior Pastor and Executive Pastor.
Confident in their ability to help develop and execute new strategies to achieve the church’s vision and mission.
The Youth Pastor will have the primary responsibility for youth while working within the guidelines and parameters of Home Life Family ministries and reporting directly to the Executive Pastor.

Genuine concern for youth including their spiritual, emotional, and physical well-being
Authentically connects in a relational way with our youth
Bible College/Seminary degree OR Equivalent Experience
Passion to develop leaders and release them to do the ministry
Experience working in youth ministry and a desire to invest in the lives of students
Ability to cast vision, recruit and build teams, develop and direct ministry leaders
Possess a passion for impacting the local community
Willing to make a long-term commitment serve at New Life
Spirit-filled Christian, who understands the gifts of the Spirit

Please contact the Executive Pastor, Vic Sassano with questions
Submit cover letter, resume, current picture, and references to
Other submissions will not be considered
Additional inform may be requested if candidate is being considered