Minister to Students


Minister to Students

University Christian Church in Ft. Worth, Texas is seeking a full-time Minister to Students. This individual will build and manage a team of full-time professionals that equip youth and young adults to transform the world by living out Christ’s courageous love. Ideal for this role would be an innovative, detail-oriented, hands-on visionary who empowers teams of leaders within a sustainable model of ministry. This position reports to the Executive Minister.


Primary responsibilities for the position include:

  • Mentor and equip full-time staff leaders
  • Map out the overarching scope & sequence of discipleship from 6th-12th grades and post-high school, college-aged young adults
  • Build and foster bridges of connection and community with students at the neighboring Texas Christian University (TCU) campus
  • Actively engage with youth, young adults, and families, both inside and outside the church
  • Recruit, train, coordinate, and support teams of volunteer leaders 
  • Create pathways for youth and young adults to serve within the church and community, regularly participating in intergenerational opportunities
  • Provide supportive resources for parents
  • Organize the infrastructure of the ministry, ordering paperwork, guiding processes, implementing systems, communicating with stakeholders, and managing child protective policies
  • Steward the budget and maintain the financial accountability of the ministry

Qualifications for this position are: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred
  • Experience leading teams towards sustainability, either in a faith-based setting or a related field
  • Experience implementing vision in relevant, meaningful ways 
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to organize and keep accurate and detailed records
  • Strong competence and comfort with technology, including effectively utilizing platforms of digital communications and social media
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and strong work ethic
  • Passion for helping youth and young adults know the love of Christ
  • A person of Christian faith with an understanding of and alignment with the theology of a congregation in the Disciples of Christ tradition, valuing and celebrating all people 


Qualified candidates should send their resume along with a cover letter to


Organization name:
University Christian Church



2720 S. University Drive Fort Worth


Date Posted:
September 22, 2021

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