Employer: St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Greenville S.C.
Closes: When position is filled
St. Paul’s Church - Greenville, SC Position: Director of Student Ministries General Description The Director of Student Ministries is responsible for the oversight, direction, and coordination of Student Ministry at St. Paul’s Church. These ministries include: Weekly Bible Studies Youth Retreats Fellowship Events Service Opportunities (within the church and in the community) Student Discipleship (The Director of Student Ministries is under the ultimate direction of the Rector and reports to him for day-to-day supervision and direction.) Personal Requirements The Director of Student Ministries (DSM) must have an evident Christian faith and be comfortable sharing that faith with others. The DSM must have a desire to see the students of the church nurtured in the knowledge and love of the Lord. In addition, the DSM must be organized and able to recruit, manage and assist a team of student ministry volunteers. Primary Duties Directing the nature, content, and quality of the Student Ministry. Recruiting, training and overseeing volunteers to assist in the various ministries with students. Coordinating the calendar of Student Ministry events with the church’s calendar. Identifying, planning and implementing special ministries for students that provide opportunities for them to encounter the gospel in a life-transforming way. Other Current Duties Training and coordinating acolytes, partnering with Director of Children’s Ministry, assisting with church website/calendar, communicating regularly with families of students, leading summer mission trip (local or global). The current DSM has gone through the ordination discernment process and currently serves as a Deacon in addition to serving as the DSM; for someone thinking about ordination, St. Paul’s will support and assist in the process. Summary In all things the Director of Student Ministries works toward the building up of the Body of Christ and equipping its members for ministry.