We are looking for a dynamic and highly relational Student Ministry Director/Pastor to lead our student ministry (6th - 12th grade) at Grace Community Church. Our Student Ministry or GYM (Grace Youth Ministry) falls under the overall umbrella of Family Ministry and it is our strategy to partner with parents while leveraging dynamic large groups that point to relational small group environments to truly reach and disciple students.
We strive to connect what we do every week, in every family ministry area, with the home. We are looking for a dynamic, and relational Student Ministry Director/Pastor to help us continue to do that, and also help us take our student ministry area to new heights.
If you feel that describes you, please click the "Apply Now" link to fill out our online application in its entirety to be considered for the position of Student Ministry Director/Pastor at Grace Community Church.
To create and lead ahealthy and growing ministry of students and the volunteers who serve students and their families each week. Organize and lead adult volunteers so that they are well equipped and inspired to lead and serve students while feeling connected to a vibrant team. To partner with parents in ministry to students in every way possible.Coordinate all the parts, resources and people to carry out well executed and exciting weekend large group experiences that effectively point students back to small group communities led by adult small group leaders.
Minimum Position Requirements:
High School Diploma
2-5 years experience working with students
Pastoral leadership experience
Experience recruiting and leading a group of volunteers
Must work well in a team environment
Must currently or quickly be able and willing to uphold and cast vision, mission and strategy of Grace Community Church and the Family Ministry
Must be willing to live out the 5 core values of Grace and adhere to Staff commitments outlined in Staff Handbook
Must be available to be in office each day during the week
Must be flexible and willing to step out of comfort zone when need be
Located in Universal City, TX just outside of metro San Antonio, Grace Community Church is a dynamic, growing, non-denominational church with a focus on our vision to "Share Gods love, by elevating community, to see lives changed."
We truly are a church for everyone. It isn’t uncommon to hear that someone’s first impression left them feeling welcomed and at home. Our worship services provide a relaxed and contemporary atmosphere that attracts people from all different walks of life and religious backgrounds with an average of 650 in attendance per weekend.
We strive to create a family-focused environment where everyone feels at home. Our desire is to make connecting to the church community as simple and non-threatening as possible.
Universal City is a suburb of San Antonio, TX. We are located just outside the outer loop of the city with easy access to just about anything you can think of and only 15 minutes to the downtown area. The Universal City/Schertz/Cibolo area is one of the fastest growing areas in the city with many new commercial and residential projects in the works including Ikea and 2 brand new entertainment venues.
Around the area you will find great shopping, dining, parks, and school districts. It is a very family-friendly area of the city. Overall, the greater San Antonio area has been recognized as having a great family-atmosphere with lots of innovation and growth.