Student/Associate Minister - Westport, IN | Cincinnati Christian University

Student/Associate Minister – Westport, IN

Church Name: Waynesburg Christian Church

Location: Westport, IN

Job Description:

Student Minister Responsibilities/Tasks
• Develop, communicate, and implement overall mission, vision, and strategy for student ministry (7th-12th grade)
• Be a resource person to equip/encourage families in the faith formation of their children
• Recruit, equip, and encourage adult volunteers who love Jesus and love students
• Plan and coordinate different events for students to connect with one another in fellowship, to challenge students to serve others, and grow in their relationship with Jesus
• Plan and coordinate weekly youth group/small group gatherings
• Choose/develop curriculum for student ministry
• Coordinate overall family ministry and student transitions with children’s ministry director
• Strive to build a bridge between WCC and local jr. high/high schools
• Prepare annual student ministry budget details
• Attend and communicate at staff and church leadership meetings
• Promote overall mission and vision of WCC
• Communicate, communicate, communicate

Associate Pastor Opportunities
Serve in other areas according to gifts, passion, and growth. Potential areas of service:
• Assist in preaching
• Small Group Ministry
• Men’s Ministry
• Missions Ministry
• Pastoral Care
• Multimedia/Marketing (Content for WCC social media, app, website; Graphic Design; Video Editing)
• College Ministry
• Conduct weddings/funerals


The individual we are looking for will be called to ministry with students and their families.
A ministry degree and experience is preferred.
Below is an explanation of relational priorities that are expected. This description paints the picture for the type of person that would be a good fit at Waynesburg Christian Church.
Any ministry position is going to have two main components – tasks and relationships. Both of these components require time. While we have listed above the primary tasks of this position, we know that relationships are critical to any ministry position. Our desire is to share life with you and for you to share life with us!

Below are some relational priorities for this role:
• Pursue a growing relationship with Jesus
• Honor God in your family life/relationships (whether married or single, pursue God’s best)
• Share life with staff and congregation
• Invest in students, families, and volunteers
• Be a team player
• Build trust


Jay Vanderbur

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