Student Ministries Director

The River Christian Community
Oakdale, California, United States

Date Posted: 04/12/2018
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

We are inviting the right applicant to do life in & with a community of Jesus-followers committed to loving God, loving people & serving Jesus together.


Personal Requirements   

  • Fully-Devoted Follower of Jesus Christ
  • Knowledge of the Bible
  • Love & Like People (especially students)
  • Leadership and organizational skills
  • Energetic, Effective
  • Confident, Communicative, Creative
  • Impeccable moral character / solid reputation


Skill-set Requirements

  • People skills
  • Leadership ability
  • Tech-Savvy  (average user-comprehension of social media & website functionality)
  • Minimum of 2 years ministry experience


Ministry Responsibilities

  • Grow Students to be fully-devoted followers of Jesus (discipleship)
  • Oversee all Student Ministries related activities for Junior High and High School students
  • Teach and direct week-end Student Ministries classes and mid-week Student Ministries gatherings
  • Help lead and/or facilitate the on-campus ministries at the local Junior High (CRU) and High School (FCA)
  • Organize student outings, retreats, and camps throughout the year*
  • Lead, supervise, and develop adult ministry volunteers
  • Offer insight, direction & wise counsel to students and parents
  • Meet on a weekly basis with supervisor for ongoing development
  • Grow Student Ministries (in keeping with The River’s growth)




  • Christ-centered, Servant-hearted
  • Attend The River
  • Embrace The River's vision, mission, statement of faith and core values
  • Biblical, evangelical in theological convictions
  • Problem-solving & decision-making
  • Teachable, Available, Flexible
  • Team-Player


Supervision and Evaluation  by Community Life Pastor in conjunction with Elders



Compensation Package

Beginning compensation: $35,100 annually / 30 hours per week

Medical, Vacation & Sick Leave benefits in keeping with The River Personnel Policy




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