Open Staff Position: Student Pastor

 

The Student Pastor is to lead a student ministry that is radically Christ-centered and theologically rich. We desire that our student ministry be focused on discipleship while creating an environment that will attract and facilitate sharing the gospel to teenagers.

 

Our student ministry will:

  • Seek to reach students from various social, economic, and racial backgrounds

  • Support and follow the values and strategy of Redeemer Community Church

  • Fulfill the values of Redeemer Students:

    • Jesus is Greater

    • Everyone is Important

    • Everyone is Invited

    • No One Sits Alone

    • We Live and Love Out Loud

    • We Fight for Unity

  • Be contextualized within RCC’s church and local culture 

  • Utilize REACH (student worship) to cultivate an atmosphere of worship, unity, and biblical teaching among the student ministry.

  • Partner with parents in the discipleship of their students

  • Build life-long, Christ-centered relationships

Essential Qualifications: 

     • Must fulfill the minimum qualifications for Elders listed in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9 

     • Demonstration of biblical theology and adherence to RCC’s Statement of Faith 

     • A warm love for others expressed in meaningful relationships 

     • Pastoral instincts and spiritual wisdom to shepherd students, parents, and volunteers toward biblical maturity 

     • Demonstrated experience and ability to lead in all areas of a student ministry, including: planning, budgeting, vision-casting, and development of ministry strategies 

     • Ability to recruit, lead, and develop student ministry volunteers 

     • Willingness to submit to the authority, guidance, and leadership of the Lead Pastor and the Elders in all matters 

     • Ability to work collaboratively with the Lead Pastor and Elders, staff members, ministry leaders, and volunteers. 

Preferred Qualifications: 

      • Theological education 

      • Experience with a church plant 

      • Experience or desire to lead in the area of domestic and international missions 

      • Strong administrative skills

Please email resume with cover letter, references, and teaching video (or a link to teaching video) to the following link: