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Posted by: Steve Longley

Posted date: Jan-10-2018

Location: St. Joseph, MO


Director of Student Ministries

Job Description


The role of Director of Student Ministries is to provide leadership and service for students from 7th Grade to 12th grade.  This role requires a firm grasp of the vision, culture and mission of Turning Point church and the ability to work within a growing organization.  The Director of Student Ministries works closely with and is directly accountable to the Lead Pastor.


Weekly Hours: 20


The Director of Student Ministries will be responsible for the following:


Direction of the Student Ministries Program


1.       Implement a youth ministry philosophy that is consistent with the mission, vision and values of Turning Point Church, reflecting its cultural DNA and is effective in reaching youth both within and outside of the church.


2.       Define yearly goals and create a plan to achieve them


3.       Oversee the budget for Youth Ministries


4.       Recruit and lead a team to create, coordinate and plan all teaching materials and curriculum for Youth Ministries


Student Ministries Leadership


1.       Recruit a team of volunteers to execute Student Ministries


2.       Provide training and leadership development to Student Ministry team members and Student Leaders


3.       Work to ensure that all Student Ministry events are executed to the standards of Turning Point Church


Ministry to Parents with Students


1.       Provide counseling and support to parents during difficult times


2.       Work with parents of students to provide support to each other and to support the ministry


3.       Maintain resources for parents to use to improve their parenting skills and encourage them to be the primary spiritual leader in their student’s life


4.       Plan and execute events that are Parent/Student in nature


Ministry to Students


1.       Develop disciples: we want to see the lives of students transformed


2.       Shepherd the students that attend Turning Point


3.       Develop leaders within the youth program


4.       Recruit and coach other teachers for weekly and monthly events


5.       Plan and execute a calendar of events that promotes growth and community that will also accomplish the goals outlined for Student Ministry



Skill Requirements: Leadership skills, Teaching/Preaching skills, Computer skills, People skills and communication skills.

Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location St. Joseph, MO
District Kansas City
State/Province Missouri
Position Title Pastor/Director of Youth Ministries
Position Classification Youth
PositionType Part-time
Deadline for Applications Jan-25-2018
Contact Information
Contact Preference Calls and Emails are welcome.
First & Last Name Steve Longley
Title Pastor
Phone (816)447-1161
Email srlongleyjr@gmail.com