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GT West Lawn Student Ministries Pastor

The GT West Lawn Student Ministries Pastor will be a visionary leader and dynamic communicator who will plan and execute weekly student worship experiences and events that elevate the value of community through small groups for students in grades six through twelve. You naturally connect with adult leaders and students and you are passionate about influencing them in taking next steps in their spiritual growth, such as beginning a relationship with Jesus, serving, inviting, giving, engaging in God’s Word, and becoming leaders in their church and community.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and oversee GT Student Ministries large group experiences
  • Prepare messages that are relevant, challenging and inspiring that lead to students taking their next step in their faith journey
  • Develop and execute weekly service experiences that are relevant and innovative in their creative elements
  • Collaborate with the central communications team to ensure consistency in design
  • Collaborate with central worship and media to ensure excellence and consistency in the Sunday experience and at special events
  • Execute social media strategy for GT Students
  • Provide leadership and vision for the Fine Arts Program which develops students to develop their ministry gifts
  • Provide pastoral care for youth and/or parent’s of youth in the form of hospital visitation, prayer, counseling, funerals, and weddings.
  • Develop and lead service programming volunteer team, social media volunteers, and host team volunteers

Qualifications

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Dynamic and proven team-builder who is passionate about recruiting volunteers and developing students and adult leaders
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Experience in event planning or creative communications
  • Hospitable, friendly spirit
  • Solid work ethic and ability to self-motivate, effectively prioritize, and multi-task
  • Team-player with the ability to create systems/standard operating procedures
  • Licensed or credentialed minister (or seeking licensing)
  • Proficiency in various social media platforms and MS Office Suite