Calumet Street Christian Church, Centralia, IL - Youth MInister

Calumet Street Christian Church

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
N/A 250 Centralia, IL USA

Contact Information


Anthony Sweeney
phone   (618) 533-4421

2240 East Calumet Street
2240 East Calumet Street
Centralia, IL 62801

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Jr/Sr High Youth MInister Paid Full-Time 30-40+

Job Summary

Job title: Youth Minister  Reports to: Senior Minister/Elders  Job purpose:  Lead and maintain a ministry that gives the opportunity to each of our students to develop a growing relationship with Christ.  Objectives Create a ministry minded environment that reaches youth of all maturity levels, backgrounds, and interests. Create a ministry that is self-sustaining, utilizing volunteers and other resources. Create a ministry that produces mature disciples of Christ which are defined by: Desire to know God more--consistent prayer life, scripture reading, and service, active church involvement, prepared to defend their faith, ability to share their faith. Duties and responsibilities This person will maintain a growing and active personal relationship with Jesus Christ. This would be a person who is committed to and passionate about youth ministry. Relational and effective communicator: (a) Provides a calendar of upcoming events for student, parents, staff, and elders. Comes alongside parents and provide training, resources, learning opportunities to help them in growing and guiding their children responsibly for nursery to 12th grade. Teach and preach at various gatherings not limited to youth gatherings. Have a healthy balance of fun and depth to all parts of ministry. Maintain regular programming, events, and discipleship opportunities (counseling, small groups, mentoring relationships with youth sponsors etc.) toward these goals. Recruit and train volunteers. Establish goals and objectives. Work with Children’s ministry in mission, goals, transition, and continuity. Work with lead pastor, staff, & elders to maintain unified vision overall. Be a presence in the school system where youth attend. Conducts weddings and funerals when requested. Maintain the budget with the treasurer. Other duties as requested.

Applicant Requirements

Qualifications: This position requires a degree in ministry or equal years experience. Working conditions This position has flexible hourly expectations, as it requires weekend and evening hours. Personal development requirements Maintain healthy spiritual disciplines. Regularly engage in training material in your field. College degree.