Student Pastor

Revolution Church
January 29, 2019
Job Type
Salary Units
Street Address
2705 Virginia Parkway


Job Description:

Our church is in search of a dynamic person to lead our growing student ministry full time.  The ideal candidate will work well with an existing and future growing team, and will connect well with youth and their parents.. As we continue to grow, we desire an outreach oriented youth pastor, who can bring life giving messages in a creative and fun environment.

We are looking for a strong communicator, with high character with an obvious passion for and a growing deep relationship with Christ. A commitment to reaching the unchurched as well as challenging youth to grow in their relationship with Christ is crucial. The youth pastor would communicate clearly with all staff and in accord with, and accountable to, the Senior Pastor.

Ministry responsibilities include but are not limited to: ensuring the weekly planning and conducting of youth activities/events/programs, including a weekly youth worship service. The Pastor of Student Ministries, as a valuable member of the staff, will also contribute to the programs and plans for the entire church family. He will be expected to support the regular services of the church and encourage the youth to do likewise.


The following is the job description for this position:




General Description

The Youth Ministries Pastor is responsible for all aspects of ensuring the spiritual growth and development of middle school and high school students (grades 6 through 12). This includes leadership of weekly programs and periodic special events as indicated. Several areas below overlap but are separated for clarification.

Essential Job Functions

• Integrate the mission/vision statement of Revolution Church and derive a similarly relevant mission statement for the youth.
• Lead a team of volunteers in the creation and operation of Revolution Youth, including weekly services and routine special events.
• Direct the recruitment, training, and development of volunteers as needed to staff weekly programs and special events.
• Develop and disciple a group of student leaders.
• Educate, encourage and facilitate youth to participate in evangelical and missional outreach locally with peers and community and worldwide.
• Plan and execute biblically accurate, culturally relevant, and high-energy services for youth including the weekly youth driven worship.
• Cast vision for, teach, and program any retreat or camp for youth through utilization of music selection, development of messages/teaching, and use of games and other artistic elements to inspire students to learn about God.
• Create and manage a youth ministry calendar that will drive all the activities and teaching of the ministry.
• Implement student registration, program management, and security policies/practices in support of weekly services and special events.
• Design, plan, and conduct periodic youth parent meetings in order to engage and update families of youth attending Revolution Youth.
• Manage spending our student Ministries' budget.
• Be an active presence in local high schools scheduling periodic visits to interact with students at school.
• Function as a member of the pastoral staff performing baptism services, weddings, funerals, etc. as related to the needs of the youth.
• Revolution membership, and faithful church attendance and tithing.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience

This position requires experience as a staff member in a student ministry leadership capacity. Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical studies or related field. (Extensive ministry experience can be substituted.) The successful individual will have a Christian profession, and be a strong leader with a solid work ethic, possessing a passion for teaching students about God and the ability to administrate as a department head. A working knowledge of creative programming related to student programs and special events is a real plus.

  •   A history of creating high impact teams with volunteers
  •   A high gathering ability
  •   An empowering team builder
  •   Successful leading of people of many ages and seasons of life
  •   Preaching and teaching experience
  •   A student of innovative and excellent youth programs happening around the world

Position Structure and Level

Reports To: Senior Pastor

Classification: Exempt

Category: Regular Full-Time

Staff Designation: Pastoral Staff


Compensation & Benefits

• Salary: Variable depending on experience, education, and ability


If interested please send the following to

1. Resume

2. Recent Photo

3. VIDEO Teaching sample (file or link)

4. Facebook or Instagram Link

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