St Germain Evangelical Free Church
JOB TITLE: Youth Pastor
JOB SUMMARY: This role will shepherd and oversee the 7-12th grade ministries of StGEFC.
A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ.
Consistent spiritual and moral character and lifestyle, fulfilling the biblical qualifications described in 1 Timothy 3 (Character), Titus 2 (Trainer), and Ephesians 4 (Equipper).
Agreement with the doctrinal statement of StGEFC.
Philosophy of ministry must agree with the vision of StGEFC and current Evangelical Free Church of America (EFCA) statement of faith.
Bachelor’s degree (minimum). Licensed, or qualified to be licensed, with the EFCA.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Recruit, train, and empower adult leaders to love and disciple students.
Partner with and empower parents in the discipleship of their students.
Develop and inspire a student leadership team that will influence their peers for Christ.
Provide clear and effective opportunities for students to be disciples who make disciples (e.g. dynamic programs, outreach events, small groups, special retreats, etc.).
Consistently teach the Bible to students through a relevant scope and sequence.
Strategically build relationships with students in the community (e.g. visit school lunch room, attend sporting events, etc.).
Prepare and manage Student Ministry budget.
Other Pastoral Responsibilities
Preach at the weekend worship service several times per year.
Provide support for other pastoral duties as necessary (e.g. weddings, funerals, counseling).
Represent the church to the community.
Pursue ongoing personal, spiritual, and professional growth through times of retreat, accountability, networking, conferences, and seminars that are related to the ministry.
This position is first and foremost accountable to God.
This position will report to the Senior Pastor.