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New Hope Church

Pastor of Student Ministries

New Hope Church
Lorton, Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 12/02/2013
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

We are currently hiring a Pastor of Student Ministries, starting April 1, 2014. This is a tremendous opportunity to work with our current team of student ministry volunteers, who have a love for families.


The Pastor of Student Ministries is responsible for all aspects of ensuring the spiritual growth and development of students (grades 7-12). This includes leadership of weekly programs and periodic special events (camps, conferences, trips, service projects, etc.).


This position requires a minimum of 3 years experience as a staff member in a student ministry leadership capacity. Possession of a Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies or related field is preferred but not required. The successful individual will be a strong leader with a solid work ethic, possessing a passion for teaching students about God and the ability to administrate as a department head. An ability and desire to come alongside and partner with parents is vital. A working knowledge of creative programming related to student programs and special events is a plus.


Outside of the previous skills/strengths mentioned, the successful individual will be committed to New Hope's philosophy of ministry, which includes collaboration with staff.


Resumes and media samples (DVD or Dropbox link) can be sent to either New Hope Church (8905 Ox Road Lorton VA 22079) or to Jeff Geyer, who can be reached at


Please submit a picture of yourself and your family via mail or email (follow this step, if there’s no picture on your resume).


Please tell us two things in the cover letter or email with resume: when you can start and does your current employer know you have submitted a resume for this position.


After reviewing resumes, we’ll contact those who have the best leadership and gift mix, overall ministry experience and ministry fit requesting additional information (references and questionnaire).