Job Title: Student Ministry Director
Reports To: Senior Pastor
Classification: Part-Time – Salaried
The Student Ministry Director is responsible for the development and implementation of vision, strategy and tactical elements for all programs, activities, and educational aspects related to the Student Ministry at Woodward Avenue Baptist Church. Specifically, the Student Ministry Director is responsible for coordinating Sunday School (6th grade – College), Sunday Evening, and Wednesday Night activities of the Student Ministry.
Competencies & Expectations:
A passion for ministry to students and seeing both parents and students grow in their faith.
A personal growing relationship with Jesus Christ evidenced by action, attitude, and behavior.
An ability to embrace the vision, values and statement of faith of Woodward Avenue Baptist Church.
An ability to use appropriate judgment, discretion, sensitivity, and confidentiality.
Possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain a healthy and motivating relationship with supervisors, coworkers, and volunteers.
Proven leadership skills utilizing a cooperative, collaborative team leadership style.
Essential Job Functions
Provide leadership to the Student Ministries of Woodward Avenue Baptist Church.
Plan and implement a regular gathering of students that leads them to worship Jesus Christ through Bible teaching, music, prayer, fellowship, and other discipleship aides.
Coordinate and communicate with all volunteers for Student Ministry events and activities. At least one special Student Ministry event/activity is expected each quarter of the year.
Oversee and implement all safety and security processes for the Student Ministries.
The Student Ministry Director will accept other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor.
Work with the Senior Pastor and other staff to ensure the Student Ministry operates in a way that promotes the overall vision of Woodward Avenue Baptist Church.
Promote unity of office staff and congregation of Woodward Avenue Baptist Church.
Maintain personal and spiritual devotion.
Follow/adhere to Office Policy for Ministerial and Office Staff
Hours, Supervision & Compensation
The Student Ministry Director shall work approximately 20 hours per week.
Workdays include Sundays &Wednesdays
Must also attend the weekly staff meeting and arrange consistent office time with the pastor
Expected to lead/participate in additional discipleship events (i.e. Conferences, Summer Camp, Disciple Now Weekend, etc.)
Expected to fill the pulpit, when requested to do so, in the absence of the Senior Pastor.
Reports to Senior Pastor