Student Ministry Director

Bay Area Community Church

Job Description

Purpose: Oversees all aspects of student ministry groups and BASM communications at the Annapolis campus.

Reports To: Student Ministry Pastor

Position Type: Full-time, Salaried


Groups Coordinator

• Recruits and places adults to serve as Community Group Leaders (CGL) with a target of 1:8-10

• Writes and transmits weekly CGL Leader Guide

• Creates a BASM CGL handbook that codifies our “best practices” for providing discipleship, classroom management, addressing relationship issues with students, and administrative procedures (ie – turning in attendance, covering announcements, classroom discipline, and student follow up).

• Assists in connecting CGLs with events where group leaders are needed. • Works to initiate and maintain CGL Training & Development Rhythm Communications • BASM page of BACC website

• Go & Make quarterly article highlighting events and/or CGLs

• Submit items for weekly BASM ezine and church-wide weekly email

• Weekly BASM Email

• Give oversight to Social Media (Instagram and Facebook) in partnership with the Student Ministry Pastor and BASM Creative Coordinator.


• Oversee Student Ministry Events and Outreach Coordinator in fostering relationships between BASM and the greater-Annapolis community through local outreach, mission experiences, leadership development initiatives, etc and planning and coordinating student events.

• Oversee Student Ministry Administrative Assistant in areas of Welcome Center efficiency/effectiveness, data-base management, Welcome Center volunteers (recruiting, training, encouragement), student follow-up process, and general administrative tasks.

• Oversee Student Ministry Hospitality Coordinator in areas of Café inventory, monthly income/expense reports, Hospitality volunteers (recruiting, training, encouragement), general food safety adherence, and assisting with event management as needed.


• Teaches no less then 10 times per year

• Attend staff meetings and other required leadership meetings

• Participate in all-staff events

• Student Volunteer Recruitment Process – oversees all communications, training, equipping, recruiting, screening, on-boarding, and encouragement of our Community Group Leaders and other general BASM Leaders/Volunteers.


• Bachelor’s degree recommended but not required.

• High-level passion for middle/high school students is a must

• 2-3 years of experience related field preferred

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Excellent written communications skills

• Good working knowledge of data-base related applications

• Self-starter and initiator are a must • Outgoing personality; excellent networking skills


• Models the lifestyle of a passionate maturing follower of Jesus; with a deep, personal commitment to Jesus

• Spiritually mature, emotionally intelligent

• Demonstrates humility

• Demonstrates discernment and godly wisdom

• Enthusiastically embraces God’s vision for BACC

• Theologically aligned with BACC as found in our doctrinal statement and position papers

• Equipper and mobilizer of people to reach others and serve the community

• Servant leader and Team player who thrives on leading through others.

• Teachable and approachable

• Ability to manage broad, diverse, and complex ministry

• Detail oriented

About Bay Area Community Church

Making Passionate, Maturing Disciples, From Here to the Nations.

You, Neighbors, Nations. Three words that capture our vision. You were born for such a time as this. God gave you the gift of life, determined when and where you would live, gave you gifts, opportunities, and resources. Why? Because He wants you to become like Jesus and be used to reach your neighbors and the nations. No matter how famous or wealthy or great you might become in the eyes of others, there is nothing that you will ever be privileged to do that compares to becoming like Jesus and helping to change the world for Jesus. Bay Area exists to help people understand the gift of knowing Jesus, becoming like Jesus and encouraging others in their walk with Jesus.


Situated in the beautiful & historic city of Annapolis, Bay Area Community Church has grown from a living room church in the 1990s to a home for over 1500 regular attenders. Bay Area is home to contemporary, theologically sound and relevant Sunday worship gatherings, thriving Children's and Student Ministries and robust Men's, Women's and adult Single's Ministries. We have a heart for reaching the nations through our ongoing partnerships with Global Partners and annual Short Term Missions trips. We believe that we are Better Together and foster strong Christian community. 

Experience Required
1-5 years


Education Required
Some College

Date Posted
1 month ago
Annapolis, Maryland


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