Middle School Director
Posted by: Ward Church
Posted date: 2018-Feb-21
Location: Norville, Michigan
Middle School Director
We are looking for someone to oversee all things Middle School Ministry. This person will be able to take ownership of the Vision for Ward Students, as laid out by Director of Ward Students,
and implement it in the context of Middle School Students. The main objective of this role is to bring energy, excitement and connection to Middle School Students and their parents. [The vision of Ward Students is to help students connect to God, His will for their lives and to the people around them]
Leader…Relational…Energetic…Team Player…Self-Starter…Decision Maker…Person Developer…
To build relationships with Middle School students, their parents and our leaders.
To develop a strong leadership culture in Middle School Ministry (both adults and students)
Establish a strong Middle School Ministry Program
Reaching and empowering Middle School Students to impact the people around them
Middle School Programming that accomplishes the “Why” of Student Ministries
Oversee Programming for Middle School
Schedule games for Sundays Morning and Sunday Nights
Schedule someone to introduce and facilitate games
Help to plan, create and implement any creative elements for the worship Services
Host / Speak as necessary
Schedule host and speakers
Develop and Empower Leaders for/in these roles
Check in with Small Group Leaders
How is their health: spiritually, emotionally, and mentally?
How is the health of their group?
How can we help them grow/succeed?
Is there anything we need to know?
Create Small Group Dialog for Middle School
Email Small Group Dialog to leaders
Provide Snacks for Groups
Develop and Oversee a team in the planning, organization and execution of monthly events for Middle School
Locate/Purchase any supplies needed
Work with the team in the planning of trips, retreats and camps
Reserve locations and transportation
Purchase any supplies necessary
Weekly Service Planning:
Work with Student Leadership Team to plan worship services
Work with Student Leadership Team to develop Small Groups and Curriculum.
Identify, recruit and train leaders
Small Group Leaders
Small Group Coaches
Welcome team (adults and students)
Help in the implementation of the Leadership Development plan for Middle School Leaders
Programming and Structure
Periodically review the programming of Ward Students Middle School
To recognize organizational systems in place that need to be changed or removed
To recognize organizational systems that need to be in place and implement them
Communicate with parents and students
Utilize Social Media to communicate useful information
Facebook, Instagram, Remind 101
Develop a schedule of communication
Middle School Small Group Leader Meetings/Training
Weekly Service Planning Meetings
Student Ministries Team
Weekly Check-in and Monthly Development with Student Ministries Director
Regularly invest in relationships with students, parents, leaders and volunteers outside of regular programming.
* There will be tasks that do not fall into one of these categories. I ask that you be willing and flexible to do them as necessary. I WILL NOT ABUSE THIS DISCLAIMER.