Middle School Pastor

Student ministry
Full time with benefits
New Hope Church

New Hope Church

New Hope, MN
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Job Description

OBJECTIVE

The Middle School Pastor will cultivate a disciplemaking environment for Middle School students by providing pastoral care and Christ-centered leadership for students, families and volunteers.

SCOPE

• Full-Time // Exempt (40-50 hours per week)
• Ministry Staff // Next Gen Ministries // Reports to Next Gen Ministries Pastor

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Be a champion of NHC’s vision, leadership and ministries
• Work collaboratively with other NHC ministry leaders to cultivate partnership and effectiveness
• Participate and invest in NHC staff community
• Participate in general shepherding ministries as needed (child dedication, counseling, visitation, baptism, etc.)
• Embrace any additional opportunities as assigned to contribute to NHC’s ministry impact
• Develop, organize and lead Middle School ministry opportunities that engage seekers and develop believers
• Build into the lives of NHC students and families through personal shepherding and community development
• Work with the Student Ministries team to implement cohesive vision and strategy for Middle and High School
• Envision and create teaching rhythms that connect students to the Word of God
• Help pioneer new ways for NHC to engage and disciple unchurched students in our surrounding community
• Recruit, train and shepherd volunteers who share the vision of student ministries
• Assist in creating and administrating Student Ministries budget to maximize ministry impact
• Assist in planning and leading retreats, mission trips and conferences that help students grow together in Christ
• Collaborate with other ministry leaders to develop integrated discipleship strategy from birth up to adulthood

PROFILE OF PREFERENCE

• Growing relationship with Jesus and alignment with NHC’s Statement of Faith
• Committed to NHC as a local church and eligible for church membership
• Shepherd’s heart and a deep love for students
• Innovative leadership with a passion for evangelism
• Collaborative attitude and relational savvy
• College or graduate degree