Open Position

Student Minister
Job Posting
4-2-18

Novesta Church of Christ,  Cass City, Michigan is seeking a full-time Student Minister. The Student Minister would be primarily responsible for ministry to students entering 6th grade - High school. Please see below for General Job Description.

Novesta is a healthy, growing, joyful congregation averaging over 300 in attendance this year. We recently planted our first baby church, Ubly Christian, and it’s gotten off to a great start. We have a great reputation within the community and have long valued the importance of a great student ministry. We are an independent, instrumental church in the tradition of the Restoration Movement.
 

Cass City is the definition of small town America. Cass City has great public schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, tremendous hunting and fishing, and 4 wonderful seasons to enjoy. Cass City is a wonderful place to raise a family and share the good news about Jesus.


Personal Qualifications:
Immersed believer with a heart for ministry, a firm commitment to the Bible, and a passion for the church and the lost.
Love for students and their families.
Strong organization and leadership skills.
Ability to build and lead volunteer teams.


Compensation:
This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefits based on experience.


Contact:
Please send resumes to “Student Minister”, Novesta Church of Christ, 2896 Cemetery Rd, Cass City, MI 48726.
You may also send your resumes via email to novestachurch@yahoo.com, please include ‘Student Minister’ in the subject line.
If you have questions about the position, please call the church office at 989-872-3658 and ask for Brad.

Job Description

Student Minister
Job Description

Reports to:        Senior Minister
Direct Reports:    Student ministry volunteers and student ministry interns (when applicable)

Responsible for ministry to all students 6th - 12th grade.
Develop age appropriate ministries to reach all the students in the church.
Select appropriate curriculum for student ministry programs.
Recruit, select, train, and lead volunteers within the student ministry.
Organize trips and events considering safety and spiritual growth as top priorities.
Plan, schedule, and organize student meetings and leader meetings.
Develop student leaders.
Be a strong evangelist to students in the Cass City area through personal visits, activities, and event planning.
Follow up with students who visit church & student ministry events.
Create and carry out a plan for service and mission as a part of the student ministry culture.
Serve as a secondary communicator in all services, preaching approximately 4 - 6 weekends per year.
Communicate the overall vision, goals, and strategy of the student ministry to the church as a whole and especially to parents.
Partner with parents to help them realize God’s desire for their child with the goal to produce students who are authentic followers of Jesus.
Work with the Elders and the Senior Minister in the implementation of the overall vision and goals for the ministry at Novesta.
Assist other ministers and ministries in providing care to the congregation.
Utilize natural and spiritual gifts for the maximum impact for Novesta.
Perform all other duties as assigned by the Senior Minister.