About the job
The mission of our Director of Student Ministries is to lead a strong ministry team that focuses on introducing students to Jesus, discipling them towards a consistent, growing walk with Christ, and helping them to embody the transforming love of Jesus in each of their relationships.
The ideal candidate for staff at GS is self-motivated, kind, flexible, humble, organized, trustworthy, proactive. Experience is a must. We are looking for someone to be here for the long haul.
This person will be responsible for a staff that includes a 30 hour/wk associate, a 15 hour/wk admin, and 3 full time summer interns, who all help to run a ministry that runs 50+ on Sunday morning and 100+ on Wednesday evenings.
A little bit about us:
Our church mission is to embody the transforming love of Jesus in every relationship. For students, we add the phrase “by setting an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, and in purity.” (1 Tim 4:12)
Our Student Ministry:
Prioritizes small groups and the discipleship that happens within them
Has an amazing weekly volunteer base
Engages in incredible outreach (over half our kids on Wednesday nights are from outside our church body, giving us such potential for new discipleship and growth)
Has amazing facilities that include a gym, dedicated youth space with stage, kitchen, pool table, ping pong, foosball, video games, amazing sound system, portable gaga pit, 9 square, etc.
Utilizes a student band
Is actively training a student leadership team
The student ministry offices are located in the youth space, offering different types of environments for meetings, hangouts with kids, team building meals, etc. The overall work environment at Good Shepherd is casual and informal.
Our current Student Ministry regulars:
Sunday morning accountability groups for high schoolers, before church (8-9am)
3 Sunday school classes: high school, jr high, confirmation, 1st hour (915-1015am)
Sunday Youth worship, 2nd hour (1045-1145am)
Wednesday night (Four12) – 6th – 12th small groups, worship, large group (6-8pm)
Encore (senior high at sonic) – fellowship time after Four12 (8-9pm)
Other major events currently include:
Jummp/umarmy – jr high/high school mission trips
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