Westbrook Christian Church - Pastor of Student Ministries

  • NextGen (Children & Families)
  • Bollingbrook, United States

Westbrook Christian Church - Pastor of Student Ministries

Job description

Ministry Description:

To serve as a pastor of Westbrook Christian Church, working primarily with junior and senior high students (6th-12th grade), while developing and training leaders to help you lead and grow the student ministry.

Ministry Responsibilities

  • Helping our students continue to come to know and follow Christ
  • Addressing the spiritual, relational, and emotional needs of students and leaders in your ministry
  • Organizing regular gatherings of students with curriculum of your choosing to best communicate with them
  • Continuing to develop and train adult leaders
  • Developing communication strategies for parents/guardians to stay engaged with their student’s spiritual growth
  • Planning events that will connect more students to the Westbrook Students ministry
  • Working with the Westbrook Kids team to ensure that family ministry is cohesive
  • To assist and support all the ministries of WCC and its staff
  • Other duties fitting a Director or Minister of Westbrook Christian Church

Requirements

Ministry Qualifications

  • Commitment to WCC`s philosophy of Ministry
  • Experience developing and training teams of adult leaders and coaches
  • Intense desire and passion to lead students to Christ and to grow in Him
  • Leadership and vision-casting abilities.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
  • Ordination (preferred)

Preferred Competencies

  • Leading and organizing a student ministry (weekly programming, events, connecting with students and partnering with parents)
  • Music background
  • Preaching and teaching skills
  • Familiarity with Pro-Presenter and Planning Center (People, Registrations, Services, Calendar)
  • Familiarity with DYM, Canva, and other applicable ministry tools
  • Would be willing to start immediately