Job Description
Suncrest Christian Church in St. John, IN, is in search of their next Student Ministries Pastor. The purpose of the Pastor of Student Ministries leadership role is to recruit, develop, and lead the leaders and volunteers who effectively partner with parents in pursuit of one goal: to see Jesus change the lives students in and around Suncrest Christian Church, the local schools, and the immediate community.

What you’ll be doing:

– Lead both middle school and high school ministries

– Create and lead a large group program and raise leaders to lead a healthy small group element

– Build a culture to encourage students to cross the line of faith and mature into living like Jesus

– Work closely with volunteer leaders and parents

– Develop strong relationships with leaders in local schools

– Create a smooth transition between grades

Skills you’ll need:

– Excellent interpersonal skills

– Leadership ability

– Coachability

– Good communication skills

– Social media savvy

Located in the northwest corner of Indiana, St. John is close to Chicago, where the advantages of living near a world-class city are coupled with a great neighborhood lifestyle. Lower taxes, great house values, beautiful common spaces, and outstanding public and private schools make living in St. John a desirable pursuit. Over the last few years, St. John and the surrounding areas have established a dynamic where nearly everything you are looking for is now convenient. The Dunes, Lake Michigan, boating, and vistas are all within a short drive. Northwest Indiana has great neighborhoods, great schools, AND great Chicago-style pizza!
Experience Required
Entry level
Education Required
High school diploma
Job Type
Full-time

Location
St. John, Indiana
Denomination
Non-Denominational
Church Size
500-750