Prairie Hill Evangelical Church, SENIOR HIGH YOUTH DIRECTOR

PURPOSE
To reach, disciple, and train students to connect with other students on a deep level, grow spiritually on their own, and reach their friends and family for Christ. To develop and train leaders and students to use their gifts and skills to serve the body of Christ.

QUALIFICATIONS
• Personal commitment to Jesus Christ as their Savior and Lord
• Demonstrate a relationship with Jesus through their behavior and testimony
• Agree to and support PHEFC Statement of Faith
• Previous experience working with youth
• Through knowledge of the Bible and able to teach
• Have a passion for connecting and communicating with youth and parents
• Able to partner with an existing part-time youth pastor to lead Senior High youth
• Be able to connect with Generation “Z” students and be aware of their needs

ACCOUNTABILITY
Senior Pastor and Elder Board

TIME REQUIRED
10 - 20 hours per week

RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Christian Mentoring

• Teach and challenge students in the study of God’s word and prayer
• Introduce Jesus to students that do not know Him as their Savior and Lord
• Mentor and teach students to discern how to live a Christ centered life amongst the current culture
• Plan and facilitate youth programs (i.e. Wednesday Night; Sunday Night)
• Meet in small groups or one-on- one as time allows
• Occasionally teach Junior or Senior High Sunday School
• Attend Sunday Morning Prairie Hill worship service
• Assist in strategic planning

2. Administration

• Plan and conduct special events/retreats
• Plan and conduct regular service opportunities
• Organize volunteers for Youth Ministry
• Follow the Child Protection Policy of Prairie Hill
• Maintain a calendar of youth programs/events
• Meet regularly with Jr. High Youth Pastor and Senior Pastor for mentoring, program development and support
• Attend monthly staff meetings: Group and individual