Position Title:  Student Pastor (Middle, High, & College Students)

Reports to:  Executive Pastor

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Student Pastor is responsible for designing and executing relevant worship, community & mission experiences, including but not limited to small & large-group events, camp and worship/creative arts activities that will take our NOW GENERATION on a journey of growth in their faith as believers, grow in relationships, while being a catalyst for community groups & mission projects. Effective & relevant Bible teacher who has an understanding for culture and a heart to shepherd. 

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Create and champion relevant series throughout student ministry that will catalyze faith in God & personal growth as believers

  • Ensure consistent connection & growth of volunteer Student Leader Team by providing them growth, equipping, communication, and community opportunities near you to be discipled

  • Cast nets where students can grow in relationship & friendships

  • Effectively lead and launch waves of community student groups that will foster relationships consistently, while creating ways for personal connection in worship services

  • Cast local and global mission projects for students to engage in

  • Ability to build & maintain a trusting & consistent connection with parents both in parent meetings, by leading book study, and weekend worship touches

  • Personally grow student Teaching Team by providing rotation opportunity, constructive feedback, growth tracks for each

  • Creating & catalyzing ways for parent involvement (volunteering) to take place on a consistent basis

  • Active and trusting partner of the Family Ministry, finding ways to collaborate with Oasis Kids Team as we foster student lives

  • Intentional bridging of graduating Seniors 

  • Champion “Serving during Weekend Worship Services” as local missions

  • Champion Internship Tracks every semester that fosters growth & helps launch disciples

  • Provide consistent leadership and collaborative team-building as a member of the Oasis Leadership Team

  • Demonstrate ability to plan events, activities and camp for large and small groups.

  • Foster fundraising nets so that students can raise dollars for camp & missions

  • Oversee the operations of the Oasis Café (benefiting students and missions)

  • Effectively manage budgetary guidelines

  • Be available for leadership retreats & conferences as assigned 

The successful candidate will possess the following characteristics:

  •  A growing, committed disciple of Jesus Christ.

  • Strong desire to honor God and inspire His people through excellence in ministry and be relevant.

  • A living out with their lives of “being and making Disciples”

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Models spiritual transformation.

  • Clear and effective communication skills (speaking and writing)

  • Demonstrates personal growth, healthy relationships, and a desire for accountability.

  • Strong work ethic, a self-starter, demonstrates initiative and ownership of results. 

  • Neat, organized, structured work approach coupled with good time management skills. 

EDUCATION

  •  Bachelor of Arts preferable OR min 4 years in student ministry role teaching, leading, inspiring & equipping leaders

EXPERIENCE

  • Time Management: 2 years (Preferred)

JOB TYPE

  • Full-time