INTERPERSONAL SKILLS (Required)
The Youth and Young Adult Minister must be a person with the proven ability to serve, and in doing such foster a sense of empowerment. He/She must also be committed to working as a team member with other staff under the leadership of the Senior Pastor. He/She must be proficient in recruiting youth and young adult ministry volunteers. The Youth and Young Adult Minister must be able to make theologically based decisions and delegate responsibilities.
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES (Required)
The Youth and Young Adult Minister must be able to clearly express their calling to the ministry of Jesus Christ in their daily interaction with all members of First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens. He/She would need to possess a demeanor characterized by humility and other-centeredness. As a member of the ministerial leadership, this person must be flexible in case he/she is called upon to occupy other duties and responsibilities and deemed necessary by the Senior Pastor.
DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES, include but not limited to:
All Duties and Responsibilities of the Youth and Young Adult Minister are to be worked in Coordination with the Senior Pastor. It is the duty and responsibility of the Youth and Young Adult Minister to not only be concerned with the spiritual growth and development of the youth and young adults of First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens but also their educational, emotional, mental and physical growth and development.
It is the duty and responsibility of the Youth and Young Adult Minister to Work in Coordination with the Senior Pastor –
- In evaluating the current structure of the Youth and Young Adult Ministry identifying needs and develop a strategic plan for organizing, developing and implementing an infrastructure to meet the current need yet is foundationally sound for growth and flexibility in meeting potential need brought about by future societal changes.
- Establish & Coordinate Youth and Young Adult Servant Leaders by recruiting volunteers through discernment according to their gifts, talents and desires.
- Work with Ministers and Servant Leaders in recruiting volunteers through discernment in the areas of Sunday School, Bible Study and Children’s Church so that curriculum and classes are structured by age and age appropriateness.
- Work with Ministers and Servant Leaders in creating and implementing a structured safe and protective environment.