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Mount Ararat Baptist Church

Pastor for Student Ministries

Mount Ararat Baptist Church
Stafford , Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 09/29/2011
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Mount Ararat is located in Stafford, VA approximately 40 miles south of Washington, DC. We are a fast-paced, growing, innovative church seeking to make disciples by creating environments that connect people to God, to one another, and to serving the world! By loving God and loving others, we are seeking to change the world!

The Pastor for Student Ministries will provide vision and leadership to Mount Ararat's ministry to middle school and high school students. This position will oversee all student events and programs, lead and develop both paid student ministry staff and volunteers, and serve as part of the pastoral team.

We are looking for someone who is...

•Experienced in leading students to embrace all God has for their lives.
•Experienced in developing adults and students to serve in leadership roles.
•Able to connect with students and families both inside and outside the church walls.
•Knowledgeable about student ministry with at least 5 years experience in the local church.
•Able to effectively communicate with both students and adults.
•A team player who knows how to have fun while working hard.
•Able to commit to the purpose, vision, strategy, and beliefs of Mount Ararat.

This person will...

•Develop, promote, and execute student ministry strategy, events, and programs.
•Lead in recruiting, training, and developing adult volunteers to minister to students.
•Communicate regularly to students and adults in various settings.
•Develop relationships with students and families both inside and outside the walls of the church.
•Oversee weekly student worship experiences.
•Develop and oversee the spiritual development of students through small groups and teaching.
•Manage the student ministry department staff.
•Coordinate the student ministry to work in collaboration with other ministries to fulfill the mission of the church.

If this is you, please send us your resume along with a sample of a recent teaching to Zac Ashley at