Student Ministries Pastor, Cumming, Ga.

The River Church in Cumming, Georgia is a gospel centered, spirit filled Church of God. We are looking for a Student Ministries Pastor.  

To apply for this position please send cover letter, resume and links to teaching DIRECTLY to pastor@rolcog.org  

Position Description:
This person is responsible to see high school & middle school students transformed and mobilized by Jesus at our Campus.

Character:
Demonstrate the qualities of a follower of Jesus Christ, filled with the spirit, with a passion to love God, live in community with those in the Body of Christ and extend the love of God to those seeking Him.  Show a strong commitment to living out the River’s core values in his/her Christian life.

Qualifications:
• Competence:  Undergraduate degree in related field preferred. Training in Leadership and management helpful. Proven ability to lead and develop leaders, build teams, and cast vision for a high impact church. Music and media ministry a plus.
• Chemistry: Has an affinity with The River’s leadership and vision.  
• Character: Teachability, humility, moral/ethical integrity, the desire to grow spiritually.
• Calling: Expresses and has confirmation of a desire and call to lead in ministry.
• Requirements:   Affirmation of the mission, values and beliefs of The River Church.

Responsibilities:

Lead the group movement for P5 and Bridge youth.
• Content development and distribution.
• Leader recruitment, training, development and empowerment.
• Organize and align groups based on needs of ministry.
• Grow group’s through promotion, leadership, development of current groups and leaders.

Oversee the Volunteer culture of P5 and the Bridge.
• Recruit, develop and mobilize the volunteer teams in Student Ministries.
• Train our leaders both in competency and character.
• Develop a system for leader reproduction that serves the growth of the ministry.
 Care for our parents and families.
• Communicate regularly with parents about what is happening.
• Host trainings / events for parents and families that help them spiritually develop their students.



Manage and implement the events, retreats and camps
• Build systems, logistics, and volunteer teams that can run the events for our students.
• Promote and market these events in a student friendly way that utilizes central communications.
• Develop and manage the budget for these events with a 10% margin.
• Work with the Student Ministries Staff to assign owners to these events.

Serve Campus Student Ministries by:
• Teaching and preaching in P5 and the Bridge.
• Assisting in programming the large group gatherings
• Helping connect new students into a group and into our ministry family.
• Attending weekly River staff meetings
• Developing meaningful relationships with students, leaders, parents and attenders.
• Music ability is a plus
• Media ability is a plus

Assist the Lead Pastor with campus wide projects, events, and any other services as needed. Send resume with cover page to pastor@rolcog.org