Student Ministry Leader – Shelby County Campus

Youth / Students
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Job Description
The construction is almost complete for our new Shelby County Campus and the plan is to open this spring!  Many already call the SC Campus home, With vibrant groups going full force, we are a campus, we simply need a dry, air conditioned spot large enough to meet!   And now, we are ready to hire a Student Ministry Leader who has a heart to awaken students to the glory of God! Could this person be you? This Is Us We’re a growing, multi-site, Bible-based community in the greater Louisville area with a passion for connecting people to Jesus & one another. We value: Connection over production (John 15:5). Risk & adventure over safety & comfort (John 3:8). Innovation over tradition (Luke 5:19). Personal engagement over attendance (Luke 9:62). Expressive worship over religious rituals (Luke 7:38). Does This Sound Like You? Are you called to Student Ministry with a gift to teach the Word of God to Students from MS through HS age?  Do you have an adaptable personality, a passion for diversity, collaborative spirit, and a magnetic energy with students? Are You Ready to Make a Difference? You’ll get street cred if: Proximity and presence in the Shelby County Community are of high value to you. You should keep walking if: You aren’t ready to come alongside parents/guardians and equip them to disciple their students on a daily basis. It’ll be a big yikes if: You get your feelings hurt easily by 8th and 9th graders. We’ll high-five you if: You can manage ambiguity, problem solve, and act decisively. No time for hand holding in this role!   What You’ll Actually Be Doing Develop and implement weekly student programming for High School and Middle School, in both large group and small group settings Shepherd, lead, disciple, train and empower an army of volunteers, to love and disciple students Attend and participate in all appropriate staff and team meetings Participate with the campus staff in community engagement Participate in weekend services with baptisms, communion meditations and announcements when needed Develop and maintain annual budget for Student Ministry Oversee/plan volunteer worship (music) team for services Collaborate and communicate with SECC Student ministries at other campuses Pastor SC students as evidenced by visiting schools and personal visitations as needed during crisis situations Develop, oversee and lead local outreach opportunities for students as well as domestic and international mission trips   Our Must-Haves Able to communicate in a group setting that is relevant to the age and cultural demographic in attendance for the purpose of growing fully devoted disciples of Jesus Knowledgeable in social media platforms that are currently being used by High School and Middle School students Willingness to be mentored and coached to improve as a pastor, preacher/teacher and leader Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, presentation, facilitation skills Discernment & administrative gifts Ability to initiate creative and innovative approaches to communicate and reveal the Gospel of Christ Commitment to professional and personal development (learner) Engaged member of Southeast Christian Church (or willing to become one); supports our Statement of Faith and submits to the leadership established by the church; lives out our church Mantra in tangible ways. https://www.southeastchristian.org/sermons/mantra/be-the-branch-2   If this gets your heart excited, apply now!