STUDENT MINISTRIES DIRECTOR

position snapshot

This is a part time (20 Hours) position overseeing our Junior High, Senior High and College/Career ministries.

who we are

Church of Christ Presbyterian is a vibrant church located in Chicago’s diverse Hollywood Park neighborhood. We are members of the ECO Presbyterian denomination. We are a Bible-believing, Reformed congregation that practices “unity in the essentials, liberty in the non-essentials, and charity an all things.” Our Mission is to “Be Disciples and Make Disciples by Loving God, Loving Neighbor, Serving Faithfully, and Sharing Jesus.”

core responsibilities

The Student Ministries director is expected to partner with parents in shepherding the youth and young adults of our church (and beyond). Specific tasks include:

  • Coordinate weekly youth group meetings (currently on Sunday afternoons, Jr & Sr high combined).

  • Plan periodic (every 1-2 months) youth activities for the purposes of fellowship, service, or evangelism.

  • Build relationships with college students and create a plan to help student stay engaged, and re-engage after college.  

  • Equip volunteers to aid in investing in students’ lives.

  • Communicate with families of youth about upcoming events and ways to reinforce spiritual growth.

  • Meet bi-weekly with other staff leaders for planning and coordination.’

  • Submit monthly report to Session.

qualifications

  • A growing and vibrant relationship with Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior.

  • A faith and theology that is firmly grounded in the Bible.

  • A love for young people and an enthusiasm to see them grow as believers.

  • A passion for the lost and a desire to see people come to saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.

  • A competency for organization and an ability to think critically and plan ahead.

  • An ability to communicate well with both students and parents.

contact information

If you are interested in applying for this position or have any question, contact Pastor Jason Brannan at (773)-267-6290 or ccppastorjason@gmail.com.