Everybody's Welcome, Nobody's Perfect, and Anything's Possible
Menlo Church
Dec 30, 2018
Full time
Seated in the heart of Silicon Valley, Menlo Church has six campuses and is truly "one church in many locations."  In an area that influences the rest of the world with companies such as Apple, Google, Facebook & Twitter, the opportunity for ministry has never been greater. Our San Mateo location is looking for a strong leader to step into the role of leading our Student Ministry. (The current leader is moving into the role of Central Ministry Leader of Students.) With a weekly campus attendance of 1,300 people, a dynamic campus staff, a generous budget, a world-class volunteer team, and central supporting staff in areas such as programming, administration, supplies, & special needs, the next San Mateo Students Assistant Director will be equipped to thrive as a pastor and leader. The Student Ministry Assistant Director will have a passion for student ministry and work to lead an integrated ministry that partners with parents and the broader church family to successfully launch students into a lifetime of faith in Jesus Christ. Job Responsibilities Implement the Menlo Students strategy that draws students to Menlo Church and guides them into discipleship to Jesus Recruit, train, and lead volunteer leaders Oversee weekly student worship experiences for a Wednesday evening program Oversee Student Ministry Life Groups Build a relational & effective Student Ministry Team, including student leaders, Life Group leaders, and a volunteer worship/tech team Plan and organize events and camps as needed Work collaboratively with other San Mateo campus staff for an integrated ministry to all ages All other duties as assigned Position Qualifications Knowledgeable in Student Ministries with at least 2 years of experience Experience in building and leading teams Ability to multi-task with high energy, strong interpersonal skills, and positive attitude Team player and team builder with a focus on the vision of the whole church Efficient time management skills, with the ability to balance numerous requirements. Ability to learn quickly, multi-task and work independently as well as, part of a team Demonstrated ministry leadership experience in a large, multifaceted church Strong administrative, leadership and relational skills Ability to use Excel, Fellowship One, Pro-Presenter, Mail Chimp, Word and Planning Center online Experience overseeing and developing both staff and lay ministry teams Very strong written and spoken communication skills   ...SO THAT CHRIST MAY BE FORMED IN PEOPLE