People discover a real and awesome life at Sandals Church because God is working through a small group of dedicated staff that embodies the vision of being real with ourselves, God and others and mobilizes God’s people to serve his church.
Named as one of the 2014 Top Workplaces by the Press-Enterprise, Sandals Church is proud to offer a distinct employment experience that encourages employees to leverage their unique gifts and talents.
Interested in joining our team? We’d love to learn more about you.
Woodcrest Youth Lead
Work alongside the Woodcrest Youth Minister to create environments, events and experiences that connect students (both inside and outside of the church) to God, each other and to leaders.
SOME KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Execute the Sandals Network vision and strategies for youth ministry.
Own the new student experience and follow-up.
Create and maintain environments that are welcoming and help students connect.
Help students connect to adults and the church-at-large through serving on teams.
Plan and execute campus specific youth events.
Connect unchurched students in the community to our church and our leaders.
Plan how to market and publicize each event to students, parents, and leaders within the Woodcrest community.
Plan and execute a relevant and effective social media strategy.
Provide coaching for students and leaders of the same gender.
Host and speak during the main service as needed.
Organize and oversee student discipleship groups each week.
Teach at student gatherings mid-week and other events.
Regularly connect with the network Youth Director to report the campus’ performance and stay aligned with the vision and strategies that have been created.
Build and equip a team of student and adult volunteers to do what you do.
WE’RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO IS
Knowledgeable in student ministries and loves teenagers
Awesome at relating to others, especially young people and their parents
Experienced in recruiting and motivating adults and students to be part of the team
A team player who loves to collaborate
Willing to take initiative and get things done
A naturally charismatic leader
Able to teach and communicate in front of both students and adults
Relationally wired, but has an operational and administrative mind
Detail orientated with the capacity to see the big picture
YOU’RE OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE IF YOU
Enjoy being part of a relational youth ministry team
Have the ability to inspire people and keep a group motivated
Love to schedule, plot, and plan and are known as a master time manager
Are able to have a conversation, review a contract, plan an event, write an email, count money, and smile all at the same time
Can make us laugh
Are a texting machine and daily engage with students on social media
Have a calm face that masks a brain working at warp speeds