Student Ministry Associate at First Baptist Church of O'Fallon, IL
O'Fallon , Illinois

This is an entry level role. This does not require ordination or seminary to apply. This could be a part-time job for someone who is in Bible college or seminary. They could move here and go to school online.


Vision: The Student Ministry Associate works as the ministry partner and ministerial support of the Student Pastor who is responsible for overseeing, shepherding and leading the student ministry (6th-12th grade), including a partnership with families that recognizes their key role in discipleship. Following the leadership of the student pastor, they will also work with the Student Ministry Staff to implement and collaborate on the vision, direction, and opportunities for leading students to reach and equip the next generation.

Reports To: Student Pastor

A. Qualifications & Expectations

A fully-devoted follower of Christ, both in belief and practice
Committed to the mission, vision and doctrinal beliefs of FBCO
Teachable attitude and spirit
Self-starter and able to work independently
Desire to pursue full-time vocational ministry
Undergraduate or pursuit of education is preferred

B. General Responsibilities

Attend and participate in Sunday worship gathering at FBCO
Meet regularly with Student Pastor
Use Google Drive to maintain and keep up-to-date records, documents and information for the Student Ministry team
Attend and participate in weekly team meetings

C. Creative & Communication

Ability or willingness to learn video production/editing skills
Coordinates with Life Group leaders
Follow up with students after Sunday

D. Student LIFE Groups

Assist in recruiting, training and maintaining volunteers
Provide ministry support, as needed, for three hours on Sunday mornings.
Leads a weekly Student LIFE Group

E. Youth Night

Responsible for planning, organizing and executing JHM
Teaches on weekly basis to JHM in conjunction and under the direction of the Student Pastor
Recruit volunteers and communicate roles and expectations
Ensure area is set up, torn down and clean for weekly activities

F. SpecialEventCoordination–Actively attend, support, and coordinate different Student Ministry events throughout the year. These events may require adjusted office hours.

Special events may include but are not limited to: Back to School events, Fall Retreat, Student Worship theme nights, DiscipleNow Weekend, summer camps, summer mission trip, and additional events as planned.
Areas of responsibility for special events may include, but are not limited to:
Event promotion (social media, emails, etc)
Supplies (ordering, shopping, organization)
Recruiting (leaders, host homes, etc)
Communication (emails, meetings, registrant correspondence, etc)
Other duties as assigned by the Student Pastor

G. General Expectations

Actively seeking growth through personal relationship with Jesus Christ
Be/Become a member of First Baptist Church O’Fallon
Attitude of teamwork with other staff members
Strives for excellence in ministry
Other duties as assigned by Student Pastor

Assignments may vary as duties, programs, and ministry plans are re-assessed.

Part-time = 29 hrs/week


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First Baptist Church of O'Fallon, IL
1111 E. Hwy 50
O'Fallon, Illinois 62269


First Baptist Church of O'Fallon, IL
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O'Fallon , Illinois
Job type
Part Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Church Ministry