Student Pastor

  • Mandarin Presbyterian Church
  • Jacksonville, FL, USA
  • Dec 29, 2018
Full time Youth/Student Pastor/ Director

Job Description

Mandarin Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville, FL (, a dynamic and Christ-centered church in the ECO denomination, is looking for an experienced and qualified individual to join the staff as their Director of Student Ministries. This person would partner with the Associate Pastor of Next Generation Ministries to live out the church’s vision of leading students and parents towards a relationship with Christ and to grow in their discipleship with Him. This person will be responsible for supervising both the Director of High School Ministries and the Director of Middle School Ministries. Together, they will collaborate with the Next Generation Ministries staff to build a dynamic student ministry that engages youth, 6th-12th grade. Qualifications for this position include a deep and growing faith in Jesus Christ. This person must have a passion for families, both in and outside the church. This person needs to be a vision creator who is able to equip volunteer leadership, adult and student alike, putting in place structures and foundations to assure long-term ministry success. This person needs to understand and agree with the core values and essential tenets of ECO. Gifted in relational and program ministry and having a good understanding of current youth culture, the candidate should be a builder of others, with a goal of helping students to be connected to the church body preparing them for a lifetime of faith. The candidate must possess a college degree and at least 5 years of experience in youth ministry (preferably in the same position). A cover letter and resume can be sent to Videos of teaching a lesson or preaching to youth should also be included.