Full Time Student Pastor


To lead our middle school and high school students to follow Jesus Christ as fully devoted disciples

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Proclaim the gospel and disciple students
  • Work with the church staff and student ministry leaders to carry out the overall mission of our church – to glorify God by leading people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Oversee, develop and coordinate the work of the student ministry
  • Plan and oversee the student ministry budget
  • Lead and teach students in Sunday School, Wednesday Worship, etc.
  • Develop relationships with teenagers and their parents
  • Lead students in reaching out to other students
  • Recruit, train, encourage and support student ministry volunteer leaders
  • Plan, lead, and conduct church camps trips, mission trips, etc.
  • Attend workshops and personal growth conferences to stay informed on new and effective ways to implement student ministry
  • Call on students and parents in pastoral need situations such as sickness, hospitalization, crisis intervention, death and other situations in which students may need help and support
  • Conduct parent meetings three times a year to communicate about the student calendar, ministry needs and opportunities, parental concerns, etc.
  • Attend weekly staff meetings, quarterly Church Leadership Council meetings, and yearly staff retreat
  • Work as a professional with the other staff to provide for the pastoral needs of the congregation


  • Personal relationship with Jesus Christ that pursues growth in Christlikeness
  • Passion to minister to middle school and high school students
  • Teachable spirit that is open to correction if necessary
  • Team player who works well with others
  • Five years of student ministry experience
  • Christian college or seminary education preferred
  • Conservative theologically (in agreement with The Baptist Faith and Message 2000) and on social issues
  • Satisfactory background check and credit check
  • Disciplined in use of social media platforms

Contact and/or send updated resume to:

Terry May, Marriage & Family Pastor (