First Christian Church

Church Information

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First Christian Church 1200 Springfield, OH USA

Contact Information

link   First Christian Church

Jennifer Snyder
phone   937-399-1000

3638 Middle Urbana Rd.
Springfield, OH 45502

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Jr/Sr High Middle School Minister Paid Full-Time 30-40+

Job Summary

Title: Middle School Minister Current Classification: Full-Time, Salaried FLSA Status: Ministerial/Exempt General Description: The Middle School Minister will oversee and coordinate all areas in the preteen and middle school ministry from 5th to 8th grade. This position reports directly to the Minister of Next Gen Ministries. Mission: The mission of the Preteen and Middle School Ministry is to provide a safe and exciting place for preteens to experience Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, be discipled in obedience to Him, and be equipped to serve Him. Purpose: • Lead the Preteen and Middle School Ministry as the church seeks to awaken a generation to the glory of God and instill a deep-rooted faith in the lives of preteens and middle school students. Expectations: • Remain current on curriculum and other ministry trends in the area of children ministry. This may be accomplished by online course study, reading books and periodicals, and attending approved training and events and peer-to-peer networking. • This role is responsible for the oversight and planning of all preteen and middle school age ministries. • Develop a core leadership team to help plan and lead in the preteen and middle school age ministries. • Identify, recruit, train and equip volunteers as we strive to develop spiritually healthy homes, and awaken a generation to the glory of God. • Develop in the students a commitment to the spiritual disciplines of scripture memory, prayer, having a quiet time and journaling. Specific Responsibilities: • Staff and schedule volunteers for weekend services and other regular church activities. • Oversee background checks and Teacher Approval/Statement of Faith for Middle School Ministry workers in accordance with established procedures (to be on file in main church office). • Interview, train and place new volunteers into the ministry roles that match their abilities. • Meet with volunteers at least annually to evaluate performance, and work with volunteers to ensure balance in commitment and scheduling. • Implement Orange curriculum with large group, praise and teaching, and small group components and train all volunteers to teach this curriculum. • Track attendance and visitors in the ministry. • Provide regular social and outreach events quarterly for all grades. • Develop outreach events that appeal and draw the unsaved. • Help lead and promote church camp (Butler Springs Christian Assembly) and attend one camp annually. • Develop a working relationship with parents and involve parents in activities. • Manage and oversee the preteen and middle school budget. • Participate in regular ministerial duties related to pastoral care • Serve on mainstage teaching rotation as needed • Other duties as assigned.

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