Student Ministry Director



Advertiser
Saddleback Church
Job Type
Children's Ministry
Location
Lake Forest, California
Contract Type
Full-Time
Closing Date
07/15/2022
Primary Duties: Weekend Worship Services Program preparation Setting up and tearing down the rooms used Ensure enough volunteer leaders are staffed for each weekend Prepare and deliver the message each week Create an environment each week

Job Description

Primary Duties:

Weekend Worship Services

  • Program preparation
  • Setting up and tearing down the rooms used
  • Ensure enough volunteer leaders are staffed for each weekend
  • Prepare and deliver the message each week
  • Create an environment each week that provides connection time, worship time, avenues for visitors to attend, and helps students engage and take the next steps in their spiritual journey
  • Build teams of adult leaders and student leaders to help with the development and execution of the weekend experience
  • Small Groups

  • Program preparation, student development, and working with host homes to ensure small groups are offered during the school year
  • Build small group leaders and gender-specific adult leaders to help, encourage, and develop students in their faith
  • Connection Events

  • Provide, coordinate, and facilitate a monthly connection event to build stronger relationships outside of the weekend and mid-week small group experience
  • Provide the opportunity for students to bring their unchurched friends
  • Qualifications & Experiences

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred
  • Prior experience in student ministries
  • Strong attention to details
  • Able to multitask and extremely organized to handle multiple and shifting priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to lead, direct, coordinate, organize and follow-through
  • An understanding of Saddleback and its culture and values is preferred
  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent ministry experience preferred
  • A Seminary Degree is preferred


  • Saddleback Church