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Church Name: Sunset Church of Christ

Position: Youth Minister
Type of Ministry: Youth
Type of Job: Full-time

Job Description: The Sunset Ridge Church of Christ, San Antonio, Texas, is currently looking for a Youth Minister. The Youth Minister will be responsible for the development and growth in the specific areas of ministry to Middle School and High School Students and their families. SUNSET RIDGE CHURCH OF CHRIST Sunset Ridge is a family-oriented, small, community church with 250 active members. We are a people connected by belief in Jesus Christ, walking together on a journey to be more like Him,seeking to be fully dependent on God, and helping each other as we follow the Way of our Savior. We are inspired by the path that Jesus walked and the words He spoke, making it our mission to represent God in the world. By imitating Jesus in how we think, act and worship, we seek to show that Jesus is the Lord of our lives. OUR LOCATION AND CAMPUS Sunset Ridge Church of Christ is located near Alamo Heights off Brees Blvd. and North New Braunfels Ave. just north of the heart of San Antonio. The church campus consists of a main building and a beautiful Chapel located on the south end. The chapel has unique history and special significance to our church family. POSITION PROFILE The Youth Minister will serve as the key leader and communicator of student ministries at the Sunset Ridge Church of Christ. The ideal candidate will have a track record of building and growing a student ministry, being an excellent communicator, and bringing an innovative mindset to leadership and problem solving. The ideal candidate will be creative, energetic, technologically advanced, and possess the ability to motivate others. They will be expected to work with Children’s Ministry leadership and the Eldership in order to enhance programs already in place and create new initiatives as well. Building a ministry where students are growing in faith, maturity, and influence would be the centerpiece of the position. The effective youth minister will help our ministry grow measurably in the number of students participating JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES Build a strong growing ministry to Middle School and High School students and their families.Lead and cast vision for an outreach-oriented student ministry committed to reaching the unreached and equipping believers.Serve together with the children's ministry and senior ministry team in a creative, fun, collaborative and team-oriented environment.Responsible for the recruiting, training and mentoring of a team of volunteers who serve the Middle School and High School Ministry.Responsible for the hiring, growth and development of a Student Ministry Intern who will serve during the summer months.Responsible for discovery and development of the spiritual gifts of the youth. Responsible for teaching Bible and coordinating curriculum. Responsible for teacher selection and training. Responsible for building and nurturing relationships within the youth group. Responsible for ministry development, resourcing and oversight of the student (grades 6-12) ministries including the related calendar and budget preparation and coordination. Responsible for evangelistic and community outreach ministries and related discipleship events. Responsible for the creation and development of strategic events including, but not limited to camps, retreats, fellowships, etc.Additional duties as assigned by the Senior Minister or Church Elder. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS * Baptized believer * Non-smoker * Clean driving record and background check * Accessible to the youth at any time * Bachelor’s Degree preferred, or equivalent experience. * Prior experience working with middle school and high school youth. * Knowledge of scripture with an ideology compatible with our church. * Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills. * Motivated, self-starter who values excellence in ministry. * Must be in good physical and mental health. WORK ENVIRONMENT * Some time will be spent in an office setting planning activities. * Hours may vary depending on student schedules; evening, weekend and overnight hours, as well as travel, will often be necessary. *Physical activity such as walking and lifting items, particularly during weekend trips, will be COMPENSATION * Salary: $40,000 - $50,000 (based on experience) * Vacation: Two weeks per year * Sick Days: Ten per year non-cumulative * Holidays: Ten per year pursuant to the holiday list established annually by the Church Administrator * Meal and Travel Reimbursement * Cell Phone Allowance

Application Instructions: If Interested: Contact John Harp @

Street Address: 95 Brees Blvd
City: San Antonio
State: TX
Zip Code: 78209
Phone Number: (210) 824-4568
Contact Name: John Harp
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