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Church Development Fund
Youth Minister
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Category:  Church
Posted on:  1/18/2018
Description: Little Rock ChurchYouth MinisterJob DescriptionThe purpose of the Youth Minister is to provide overall vision, direction and leadership for the spiritual formation of children ages 6th-12th grade. This will be done by formulating and working with a youth staff, the Elders and the Little Rock Church staff to develop a healthy, thriving youth ministry with a focus on the spiritual formation of children. The vision of Little Rock Church’s Youth Minister is to lead the next generation to become fully-devoted followers of Jesus Christ. JOB DESCRIPTIONOversee vision and mission? Develop and communicate vision and mission of LRC’s Youth Ministry? Meet with staff and Elder(s) regularly to review and evaluate vision and goals? Maintain yearly calendar for student ministry events, in conjunction with the overall Little Rock Church calendar? Oversee and stay within youth ministry budget? Maintain youth ministry web page(s)? Maintain student ministry bulletin page? Oversee curriculum for 6th-12th grade students including bible classes and student ministry Wednesday night program? Meet regularly with other LRC youth staff members, LRC staff & Elder(s) for prayer and discussionStudent Ministry? Maintain student ministry facilities and resourceso Work with support staff to set up teen room for regular eventso Work with support staff to clean rooms as neededo Maintain a current/updated space for teens/familieso Maintain athletic equipment and other resources for student ministry? Oversee and direct youth ministry staffo Interview, hire, and oversee full-time summer student ministry interno Recruit, train and direct Sunday morning class teacherso Recruit, train and direct Refuge staff that includes worship leader, small group leaders, and support staffo Meet with staff regularly to determine and evaluate goals and vision in student ministry? Direct weekly Wednesday night youth program, Refugeo Provide overall direction, goals and plans for Refugeo Provide curriculum and resources to small group leaderso Follow up with visiting students and families regularlyo Maintain and communicate a Refuge calendar? Oversee and teach Sunday morning Bible classeso Develop and maintain curriculum for Bible classeso Maintain classrooms providing necessary equipment and resources for teacherso Communicate with students, parents and teachers about quarter changes.? Oversee all youth ministry eventso Plan and lead summer experiences for students in grades 6-12 as they fit the overall vision and mission of LRC Student Ministryo Plan and lead weekend events such as retreats and service projects as they fit the overall vision and mission of LRC Student Ministry o Direct other activities focused on the spiritual formation of teens as appropriateo Work with other area Youth Ministers and groups for potential events/projects? Develop and lead others in disciple-making relationships with students in grades 6-12o Spend time with students outside of regular programmed activities as appropriateo Attend activities of students as often as appropriate in order to develop relationships with teens and parentso Work with students in crisiso Maintain consistent contact with students, especially “fringe” kids.o Recruit and lead prayer partners for each student in grades 6-12? Assist parents in the spiritual growth of their childreno Communicate clearly with parents about curriculum and events o Involve parents as chaperones, teachers, sponsors, hosts as appropriate o Meet with parents and students regularlyo Provide parents with resources such as books, seminars, helpful articles, etc. o Provide family-based experiences for parents and teensIf interested, please email your resume and cover letter to, and we will be in touch with you. Thank you for your consideration and may God bless you.
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Posted by:  Scott Philbrick
Location:  Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
ZipCode:  72209
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