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Shepherd's Gate

Student Ministries Director

Shepherd's Gate
Shelby Twp., Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 02/23/2012
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Student Ministries Director
We are looking for a highly energetic, highly creative and gifted Student Ministries Director who knows how to reach Junior High and Senior High students with the message of Jesus Christ and who understands how to build meaningful relationships and trust with parents. The position requires someone who can produce high-caliber weekly youth group gatherings, youth retreats, events and activities. This position will also work with our Young Adults by providing relational connecting events throughout the year.

The Student Ministries Director must have an understanding of how to equip and empower parents to be the primary faith developers in the home. We are a family-focused church working toward a home-centered and church-supported model of ministry.

The Student Ministries Director works closely with the Executive Pastor to impact the lives of the students at Shepherd’s Gate and in our community. This position is an incredible opportunity for someone with creative abilities looking to work with a very spiritually mature and committed group of students.

We prefer candidates with a minimum of an associate’s degree and relevant experience in youth ministry. This position is a part-time position.

Exciting Opportunities at Shepherd’s Gate
• Creatively teach and inspire junior high and senior high students
• Design high-impact youth retreats
• Participate in mission trips
• Create exciting weekly youth group gatherings
• Have the opportunity to influence over 100 students
• Be part of a network of local youth directors through E.A.C.H. and OneMacomb
• Work with a gifted and dedicated volunteer team
• Work with a fun and supportive staff
• Have access to an assistant to help with administrative tasks
• Be able to attend leadership conferences

Please send your resume to Kathy Larsen, Student and Family Ministry Assistant at: You will receive the complete job description and more information about Shepherd's Gate Church.