First Christian Church Champaign/Urbana
First Christian Church is a non-denominational, multi-site church located in Champaign-Urbana, IL - home of the University of Illinois. Prior to Covid, First Christian was a church of over 1,200 between the locations. We currently see roughly 600 in attendance.
|Church/Organization Employee||Average Attendance||Location|
|14||500+||Champaign, IL United States|
mail [email protected]
Champaign, IL 61822
|Position Category||Position Title||Position Type||Weekly Hours|
|Youth||Student Pastor||Paid Full-Time||30-40+|
The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, creative and galvanizing leader who loves spending time pouring into students. We are a young, team-oriented staff. We highly believe in the kids and student ministries, which is why we have great facilities as well as solid budgets for each ministry. We currently see about 50-60 students between our JHM and HSM ministries. This role is full-time, salaried, with benefits.
The Key 3 responsibilities of the Student Pastor(s):
- Develop/facilitate effective, growing weekly programming for Jr and Sr High Students for all locations
- Oversees student staff & team, creating an environment for student and adult volunteers to be developed into leaders
- Interact / build relationships with students outside of “official” events (i.e. visit schools, games, get coffee, invite students on errands)
If the idea of getting to craft and cultivate a ministry of your own, with freedom and support, then this may be the right role for you! We are searching for our next Student Pastor(s) to lead the Student Ministry for Kingdom and community impact.
We are looking for someone with a humble, servant first attitude and a growing, thriving personal walk with Jesus. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred, but not required. In search of someone with a proficient understanding of the challenges and needs of students, and a passion for pouring into the lives of students and helping them grow. Ideal candidate would have outstanding communication skills, as well as proficient computer and social media skills. A willingness to work evening, weekend, and overnight hours as needed is preferred.