About the job
Local Context: Davis, California, is a town 15 miles from Sacramento known for its strong university presence (University of California), the cycling community, parks, Farmer’s Market, local agriculture industry, and independent streak. University Covenant Church is a member of the Evangelical Covenant Church. Our vision is “That all people would know Jesus.”
Reports to: Lead Pastor (a similar vision and healthy relationship with the Lead Pastor is essential)
College and Young Adults Pastor (a full-time position)
Church Engagement Director (a 15 hrs/wk position)
Status: Full-time, Exempt
Description: The Adult Ministries Pastor provides relational and directional leadership to our adult discipleship ministries. Our vehicle for developing disciples and care is (a) growing healthy and life-giving small groups and (b) developing and multiplying Christ-centered lay leaders of those groups. Groups can take on various forms (e.g., Life Groups, classes, prayer team), yet they all share three essential components: Bible study, friendship, and prayer.
Our ideal candidate has a passion for small groups and lay leader development. He/she has a performance history of developing a healthy and robust small group system in a mid-sized or larger church (500+). Our ideal candidate has a track record of leading leaders, multiplying leaders, and exuding and modeling warmth and care individually and with teams. He/She has gifts of leadership, strategy, and organizational thinking.
Please visit ucov.com/jobs for complete information and application process.