Leader of Student Ministry and Family Outreach



Advertiser
First Presbyterian Church of Branson
Job Type
Children's Ministry, Discipleship & Small Groups, Family Pastor, Youth/Student Pastor
Location
Branson, Missouri
Salary Details
Full-time with benefits. Range available upon request.
Contract Type
Full-Time
Hours per Week
30 - 40
Closing Date
08/31/2024
To provide meaningful ministry for students, young singles, and families,

Job Description

Leader of Students and Family Outreach  

OVERVIEW

FPC Branson is seeking an individual who is passionate about revitalizing a faith community and connecting with younger generations. Our church, located in the heart of downtown Branson with a rich 110-year history, is an aging congregation, yet deeply devoted to embracing the future through a strong commitment to students and families. This position requires a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, a love for children and youth, and a passion to make disciples as Jesus commanded in Matthew 28:19-20. Are you that passionate person?

The main thrust of this position is to provide meaningful ministry for students, young singles, and families.  As a ministry leader in our church, the Leader of students and Family Outreach is expected to have a regular and visible presence and participation in Sunday morning worship services.

RESPONSIBILITIES

•   DEMONSTRATE a passion for promoting spiritual growth of students and young families as shown by willingness to spend time with them and by offering guidance, counseling, and support to students and their families and becoming a compassionate and understanding presence in their lives. 

•   DEVELOP and implement creative outreach strategies to connect with students and families in the community outside our church walls, bring them into our congregation, and connect them to FPC students and families.  

•   ENCOURAGE, nurture, and manage volunteer involvement with children, students, and young families.

•   COLLABORATE with church staff and leaders to integrate students and young families into the life of the church.

•   COORDINATE and lead Sunday School and children’s activities ensuring they align with FPC Branson’s values and beliefs.

•   ASSIST in planning and coordinating special events such as Vacation Bible School, family retreats, social outings, and holiday celebrations.

•   COMMUNICATE: Keep Session informed and involved in the outreach process with regularly scheduled written reports on the outreach ministry.

•   MAINTAIN a safe and welcoming environment for students and families embracing and celebrating the generational diversity of our congregation. Adhere to all state, local, and FPC Branson child protection policies and procedures.  

QUALIFICATIONS

•     The applicant needs to affirm and agree with the Essential Tenets of ECO and have a personal commitment and testimony of faith in Jesus Christ that conforms to the Essential Tenets of ECO.

•     Experience working with students and families in a church or community outreach setting

•     Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to relate to people of all ages and backgrounds

•     Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively

•     Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team

•     Proficiency in basic computer skills and social media platforms

•     Pass a Missouri background check and be vetted on social media platforms

APPLICATION PROCESS

Submit a resume and cover letter to:

First Presbyterian Church

420 West Main Street

Branson, Missouri 65616

Visit our website at www.fpcbranson.com

Email: fpcbranson@gmail.com     Text: 417-450-4332             Phone 417-334-3468

Organization Description

We are an ECO: Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians congregation with an average Sunday attendance of 110.  Located in the heart of the tourist town of Branson, MO, our aging congregation is deeply devoted to embracing the future through a strong commitment to students and families.  We are God's stewards over 1 ½ city blocks of property onwhich stand Branson's first church "The Old Stone Church", our main building (sanctuary & fellowship hall), education building (10 classrooms & offices), and a small office building

First Presbyterian Church of Branson

Application Questions

1.  Do you have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a testimony of faith in Jesus Christ that conforms with the Essential Tenets of ECO?
2.  Do you have a love for all children and youth?
3.  Do you have a passion to make disciples as Jesus commanded in Matthew 28:19-20.
4.  Do you have the ability to work independently and collaboratively.
5.  Do you affirm and agree with the Essential Tenets of ECO?
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