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Student Ministry Coordinator

JOB TYPE: Part Time, Fixed schedule

REPORTS TO: Director of Student Ministry  


Job Overview

The Student Ministry Coordinator will assist the Director of Student Ministry in leading students
to gather for worship, connect relationally, and serve the community.



  • Pursuing relationships with students through relational ministry such as meals and extracurricular activities.
  • Promoting the mission and vision of Orangewood by encouraging students to gather for worship, connect in community, and serve.
  • Developing meaningful relationships and a sense of community amongst students, seeking to foster an environment where all feel welcome and wanted.
  • Discipling students relationally, speaking truth winsomely into their lives and teaching them to glorify God and enjoy him in all 168 hours each week.
  • Sharing in teaching responsibilities for student ministry in large and small group settings.
  • Interacting with students on the Orangewood Christian School campus and partnering with the school in discipleship as appropriate.


  • Assisting the Director of Student Ministry in the planning and execution of weekly student programming, special events, and trips in alignment with Orangewood’s mission.
  • Actively participating in Orangewood staff meetings and church membership.
  • Assisting the Director of Student Ministry in leading a team of adult and student volunteers.
  • Assisting the Director of Student Ministry in effectively communicating with parents and students through various means including social media.
  • Building relationships with parents alongside their students, understanding that ministry to students also involves ministry to parents.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Previous experience working with students in a ministry setting
  • A growing commitment to Jesus Christ and love for their Church
  • Commitment to Reformed understanding of faith
  • Teachability and ability to be self-motivated
  • Humility, self-awareness, and ability to ask for help from God and others
  • A desire to work with students
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written
  • Ability to have an adaptive work schedule in order to engage with students
  • Ability and willingness to travel for retreats, camps, mission trips, etc.

If you’re interested in the position, contact our Director of Student Ministry, Linda Oliver, here.

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