Associate Director of High School Ministry (Boys) at Highland Park Presbyterian Church
Dallas, TX

Position Title:                      Associate Director – High School Boys

Direct Supervisor of:          N/A

Department:                       Highland Kids + Students + Families

Tier:                                     Implementation Team

Classifications:                   Exempt

Work Schedule:                 Su-Th

Reports to:                         Director of Student Ministry

 

 

 

PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION

The vision of Highland Park Presbyterian Church is to lead all generations to become transformed followers of Jesus, for the flourishing of our city and beyond.

 

The Highland Kids + Students + Families Department seeks to advance that vision through proclaiming the Gospel, equipping and resourcing families for life and godliness, and discipling the next generation of believers to be Christ followers.

 

DESIRED RESULTS

Progress toward Vision 100 Goal: “New Followers of Jesus” as evidenced by kids trusting in Jesus for salvation through one on one contact work, Ministry environements or trips and events
Partnership with parents with weekly communication of resources and encouragement
Progress toward Vision100 goal: 100% of our Covenant Partners Growing in their Faith as evidenced by increasing volunteerism with new volunteers in the area of ministry you are leading out.
Increased participation in our ministry environments by both volunteers and kids/students.

 

KEY RESULTS YOU CAN EXPECT

Practical ministry training through 12 skills of a leader. 6 Hard skills (what a leader does) and 6 soft skills ( who a leader is). An overview of all the skills will be trained together. Then each month one of these skills will be trained more fully with immediate practical ministry application.
Personal Mentoring and Shepherding- A monthly scheduled time of investment personally, socially, and spiritually.
Hands on leadership over a specific age group of Highland Students
Opportunities to help with main worship service elements.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

40% - Contact work with kids / students, parents, and lay leaders

Relationship building.Meeting for meals, sports, etc.
Attending school lunches
Attending games, concerts, etc.
Work to develop new relationships with kids/students, parents and volunteers
Meet with volunteers and parents regularly to build rapport and to partner in discipleship
Meet with other local area ministry leaders (church and para-church) to partner in discipleship of kids and students in our area for greater impact
Connect with kids and families at HP Pres Sunday morning main worship services
Attend all ministry area events, which include mission trips, retreats, parties, weekly programming, etc.
Attend possible other ministry area events
Return phone calls and emails in a professional and timely manner (24 hrs)

 

40% - Ministry Planning and Execution

Assist in planning annual calendar of events, programs, trips and trainings for parents and volunteers.
Assist in managing annual ministry budget for events and programs
Prepare for weekly ministry programs- everything from production, communication, environment, partnership with other staff teams, volunteer roles, etc.
Partner with choir ministry, and other groups on our campus related to your area of ministry
Help plan big events such as mission trips, retreats, and outreach opportunities

 

20% - Staff and Ministry Area Meetings

Attend weekly all staff chapel, church staff meetings
Meet weekly with Director
Meet weekly with Ministry Area Staff Team

 

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILL AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS

Education: Bachelor’s degree
Experience: At least one year of experience in Children’s or Student ministry work
Knowledge and Skills: Intermediate to advanced level of Microsoft Office software
Abilities:Creative, energetic self-starter
Able to work within a budget
Exhibits relational and leadership skills
Ease with speaking to large groups effectively, projecting joy, creatively and enthusiasm

 

WORKPLACE EXPECTATIONS

Loves Jesus, the people of HP Pres, the city of Dallas and the world
Acts as an advocate of the culture and vision of HP Pres
Christian Faith aligned with the beliefs of HP Pres
Commits to and exhibits the Core Values of HP PresWe create value
We actively grow
We invest in relationships

Address

Highland Park Presbyterian Church
3821 University Blvd
Dallas, Texas 75205

Contact

Rev. Wes Nichols
214-525-4303
wes.nichols@hppres.org

Website

www.hppres.org

Location
Dallas, TX
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
18-21 per hour
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Collaboration
Creative Thinking
Interpersonal
Mentoring
Public Speaking
Industries
Church Ministry