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Grace Church

Middle School Student Pastor

Grace Church
Maryland Heights, Missouri, United States

Date Posted: 10/05/2011
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
We are looking for a high energy, creative, proven leader, to fill the position of full time middle school pastor. You will have the opportunity to join a seasoned staff, to think outside the box, and to implement new ideas.

You need to have a high level leadership gift, be very relational, and be ready to help create environments that connect students to Christ.

Job Description:
- Oversee current team of Middle School volunteers
- Recruit, train, encourage, and oversee additional Middle School volunteers
- Provide monthly training for volunteers
- Work closely with the Student Ministry staff
- Attend weekly staff meetings
- Prayerfully come up with topics, titles, and messages for weekly Middle School service
- Teach/communicate three times each month in Middle School
- Working with the staff, you will need to lead the charge in planning and implementing camps, retreat...
- Oversee small group ministry, as well as, small group leaders
- Be available to talk with and give spiritual advice to students and parents when needed
- Help S.M. Coordinator oversee the Middle School budget
- Understand and agree with overall vision/mission of Grace Church
- Be and remain a student of the culture
- Various other duties as required

Spiritual Gifts helpful for this position:
Leadership – Teaching – Discernment

Character Traits needed for this position:
Humble – Teachable – Trustworthy – Team player – Spiritually mature – Passionate about students knowing God

Education and experience required:

College or Bible school degree, three to five years experience working with students either in a large church or para-church organization.

Application Process:
Please send: Cover Letter – Resume – Picture to