True North Church

Full Time Student Ministries Pastor

True North Church
Palo Alto, California, United States

Date Posted: 01/25/2018
Categories: Christian Education
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

True North Church - Full Time Salary starting at 48K - 54k.  Mdiv required along with previous experience in student ministry


Roles and Responsibilities of Student Minisitries Pastor


Purpose and Mission


Develop and oversee an effective ministry both inside and outside the community of True North Church through relationships, teaching and preaching of God’s word, events and programs


Roles and Responsibilities


  1. Minister to Students

    1. Provide vision, strategy and development for a Sunday worship experience to attract, engage, and equip students ranging from 1st - 12th grade (20 - 30 students a week)

    2. Create a safe and fun culture of worshipping and learning about the Gospel of Jesus Christ

    3. Preach and teach biblical age appropriate sermons every Sunday

    4. Oversee all administrative aspects of the ministry including but not limited to yearly budget, communication, announcements, and events

    5. Plan community oriented services and events for students

    6. Oversee Kindergarten/Pre-k and toddler ministries

    7. Review and oversee implementation of Sunday School curriculum

  2. Minister to Staff

    1. Train and equip volunteer staff to minister to students

    2. Produce and reproduce leaders and teachers

    3. Shepherd and care for all staff and volunteers

  3. Minister to Parents

    1. Communicate regularly with parents regarding all events and programs

    2. Communicate regularly with parents concerning the spiritual, emotional and physical well being of their children

    3. Develop and lead a PTA to bridge the gap between parents and students


Qualifications and Experience


  1. Degree from accredited seminary.  Mdiv or other Masters degree

  2. 2 years experience in education ministry

  3. Ability to teach and preach the Gospel of Jesus in a relevant and engaging way

  4. Strong ability to work with others, and a passion for working with children and youth

  5. Strong communication and administrative skills

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