Student Ministries Director

St. Marks Community Church

Job Description

St. Marks Community Church in Burlington, NC is in search of their next Student Ministries Director. They are looking for a relational leader who loves Jesus and students and is ready to hit the ground running! This person will provide vision and leadership for a ministry that makes Jesus famous in our student community and provides next steps for students to become more like Jesus. There is a multi-layered volunteer force and group ministry that is committed to building influential, disciple-multiplying relationships with students both in the church and in our community.

What you’ll be doing:

 - Provide leadership to all areas that work with and around the student ministry

 - Design a messaging strategy that communicates strategic truths to teenagers

 - Produce strategic experiences to be relevant and engaging for students

 - Recruit and develop volunteers to lead teenagers in weekly small groups

 - Engage every parent and guardian to partner with ministry

 - Influence students to participate in consistent ministry opportunities

Skills you need to have:

- Growing relationship with Jesus

- Organizational leadership

- Hero Maker

- High relational intelligence

- Sense of humor/easy going

- Experience in the Orange strategy and committed to “leading small”

- Teachable - lifetime learner

Burlington is a nice, suburban place to live and raise a family. For a relatively small town, Burlington has a lot to do with festivals, outdoor movies hosted by the city, and plenty of restaurants. Located about 3 hours from both mountains to the west and the beach to the east, fun activities are not far away.

Does this sound like a place you’d like to serve? Apply here:

Position Filled
Experience Required
1 – 5 years


Education Required
Bachelor’s degree

Date Posted
1 year ago
Burlington, North Carolina

Church Size
1,500-2,000 people