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Associate Director of Youth Ministries – Englewood, CO


Position Description:

Wellspring Church in Englewood, CO, seeks an Associate Director of Youth Ministries. Expectations include:
  • Able to affirm the Wellspring Faith Essentials
  • Be a mature disciple of Jesus, with the ability to care for yourself spiritually
  • Have a deep love for and desire to disciple middle and high school students
  • Initiate new ideas and learn quickly
  • Advocate for the student ministry within all areas of church life
  • Communicate openly, suggest new ideas, able to receive and act on feedback
  • Ability to see the “big picture” while managing details
  • Meet regularly with the Youth Pastor
  • Attend “all staff” events, Participate in staff prayer
  • Weekly attendance and involvement in Sunday worship at Wellspring
  • Participate in church wide events when requested
  • Collaborate with the Children’s Ministry team and the Parent Discipleship Pastor
  • Participate in a discipleship Group for continued growth in personal discipleship and community
  • Pursue relationships with students by spending time with students outside of church
  • Actively develop relationships with students through student programming, attending student events, and meeting in one-on-one and small group settings
  • Collaborate with the Youth Pastor in creating vision and strategy for the students and families to enter into active discipleship both in church and at home
  • Create an environment where youth can encounter God, develop as disciples and are given chances to integrate faith into their daily lives
  • Build systems and structures within student programming that promote trust, safety, and consistency for parents and visitors
  • Recruit volunteers, and establish a rhythm of leadership and spiritual development with volunteers to execute vision and strategies with excellence.
  • Create, prepare, and teach on a regular basis in different youth spaces (Sunday School, Small Groups, Discipleship Cohorts)
  • Actively participate with the Youth Pastor and Parent Discipleship Pastor to equip parents to disciple their students.
  • Lead students in the process of taking ownership in their own faith and spiritual formation.
  • Lead the planning and execution of student specific activities and events
  • Assist in the planning and execution of camps, retreats, and missions trips
  • Cultivate a passion for worship and engagement in the larger church by integrating students into regular Sunday service
  • Regularly communicate with and engage parents, youth and volunteers through the use of social media, email and effective communications.
  • Develop and implement strategies to reach the youth of Englewood.
  • Keep accurate records and reports of all spending and financial activity as it pertains to the student programing and events
  • Actively participate in all-staff roles on Sunday mornings, specifically communion and prayer.
  • Necessary camps, retreats and conferences as needed.
This role is a full time, salaried position (compensation based on education and experience)

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least two years ministry leadership experience
  • Be a mature disciple of Jesus
  • Established participation in a local church body
  • Demonstrated commitment to lifelong learning
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Knowledge and experience with basic computer / software skills
To Apply, email your resume and cover letter to Josh Kimmel (