Student Ministries Director

Student Ministries Director Job Description

Valley Church was planted in Allendale, MI back in 2010 and exists to help others live for God, for People, for a Change. This happens through worship (for God), through discipleship (for People), and through missions (for a Change).

Purpose: The purpose of the Student Ministries Director is to create, implement, grow, and oversee the culture, programs, and activities related to Student Ministries (6th-12th grade). This role is 20 hours/week and reports to the Lead and Associate Pastors. This position starts July 1, 2019.

Essential Duties:

  • Planning, leading, and implementing weekly Unleashed gatherings
  • Recruiting, developing, and pastoring Unleashed small group and ministry leaders to serve on Sunday nights and throughout the week
  • Short-Term Event Planning (week by week happenings)
  • Long Term Event Planning and Leadership (Mission Trips, Retreats, Lock-Ins, etc.)
  • Attend monthly Staff Meetings
  • Attend quarterly Lead Team Meetings
  • Coordinate with pastors and Unleashed leaders
  • Maintain a presence on Sunday mornings and at other pertinent events
  • Welcoming and assimilating new families and students to Valley Church and Unleashed throughout the year
  • Include and build up the inclusion of Students in volunteer roles on Sunday mornings and throughout the year
  • Create and maintain Student Ministries Budget
  • Maintain a presence with students and their families in a spiritual and leadership capacity

Minimum Requirements:

  • Reliable transportation
  • Basic computer and social media skills
  • Graphic design skills are a plus
  • 2-years minimum experience in Student Ministry is preferred
  • High School Diploma; School work in a related field is preferred

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to Valley Church at before April 20, 2019.


Organization name:
Valley Church

United Methodist Church


5980 Lake Michigan Dr, Allendale, MI 49401


Date Posted:
March 30, 2019

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