Job Description

CAMPUS PASTOR


PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

Provide leadership, spiritual direction, pastoral care and management for an extension campus of Glen Ellyn Bible Church (GEBC). Head to gebible.org/employment to watch a video outlining this position and to find a detailed Job Description.


SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Deeply committed follower of Jesus
  • Affirms GEBC's core beliefs, mission, values, policies and practices in word and deed.
  • A proven community builder - able to network effectively, recruit, empower and disciple people in their community.
  • Able to prepare and preach approximately 15-20 expository sermons a year.
  • Effective administrative skills – including the ability to set goals, facilitate advance planning, and effectively manage ministry and personal schedules.
  • Strong communication and writing skills.
  • Strong gift of leadership and proven experience developing leaders and building teams.
  • Ability to recruit, develop, retain, and communicate with volunteers.
  • Embrace GEBC's vision to connect with people of varied ethnic and economic backgrounds.
  • Team player – humble, willing to defer to others, can lead under direction.
  • Gives financially to the local church.
  • Participates in a small group.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Champion the vision, mission, values, and DNA of GEBC at the campus level.
  • Preach approximately 15-20 times a year.
  • Develop, lead, and manage campus leadership teams including staff and volunteers.
  • Participate in the campus pastor meetings and teaching team meetings.
  • Provide overall leadership of weekend services including the worship experience, children’s ministry, hospitality, and general operations of the campus.
  • Provide oversight and direction for midweek ministries including small groups, adult classes, local missions, and student ministry.
  • Oversee the efforts to connect people into the deeper life of the church.
  • Oversee the development of volunteer teams.
  • Create and manage the campus budget and annual goals.
  • Provide pastoral care for the campus.
  • Collaborate regularly with central teams on general GEBC programming, events, and overall system processes.


OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in church-wide staff meetings (1x/month)
  • Participate in programming staff meetings (2x/month)
  • Participate in preaching team meetings (1x per week)
  • Attend all staff and leadership retreats (2x per year)


OTHER DETAILS

  • Full-time position (45~ hours) with a competitive salary, vacation and sick time. Medical/dental/vision benefits and a generous 403b contribution. Continuing education and tuition reimbursement is also available.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Reports to the Executive Pastor

WHAT IS THE NEXT STEP?


We are actively searching to fill our first Campus Pastor position and will start the launch process immediately upon hiring the right person.


Head to gebible.org/employment to watch a video outlining this position and to find a detailed Job Description.

Send your resume, cover letter and links to three recent videos of you preaching in a church to John Vandervelde - Executive Pastor, [email protected]

Experience Required
1 – 5 years
Education Required
Bachelor’s degree
Job Type
Full-time

Location
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Denomination
Non-Denominational
Church Size
750-1,000