Associate Pastor Student Ministries

The Crossing Church Sacramento, CA Full Time
10 months ago

Job Description


  • This position primarily exists to develop, lead, nurture and grow the Student Ministry department (6-12th grade).
  • Will report directly to the Lead Pastor.
  • Will work in collaboration with the church staff to achieve the overall vision and mission of The Crossing Church.
  • Will be considered full time.



  • Cast vision for a healthy ministry that guides skeptical students into a dynamic personal relationship with Jesus.
  • Develop and lead environments, activities and programming that will enable and encourage spiritual growth in Middle and High School students.
  • Maintain a strategy for communicating with students and families.
  • Be involved on the local school campuses and seen at community events.
  • Recruit, equip and encourage volunteer leaders for the youth ministry.
  • Operate within a ministry budget that reflects the values, mission and purpose of the student ministry department.
  • Participate in the development and execution of church wide events.
  • Grow the church by implementing a strategy to assimilate students into the life of the church.



  • Spiritual maturity and personal integrity.
  • Follower of Jesus Christ.
  • Passion for young people.
  • Visionary with initiative and entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Commitment to the Mission: We exist to help people take their next step with Jesus.
  • On-stage leadership aptitude.
  • Communication skills.
  • Functional ability in use of current technology.
  • Administrative capacity.
  • Leads with humility, loyalty and collaboration.
  • Willingness to submit to spiritual authority.



  • 2-years minimum experience in youth ministry (paid or volunteer).
  • 4-year college degree preferred or current pursuit of college degree.

Salary & Benefits

$48,000 - $60,000

  • Vacation days

Can be done remote?

  • No

About The Crossing Church Church

Nazarene 251-500 people