Associate High School Pastor
Bayside Church

Roseville, California
Church Description *
Bayside Church has a 21-year legacy of faithful ministry and has become one of the largest, most vibrant and equipping churches in the nation. With over 14,000 people gathering every weekend over five campuses (and growing) the momentum, energy and expectation for God to move is palpable.

Bayside has a unique leadership model of four Senior Pastors—Ray Johnston, Curt Harlow, Andrew McCourt (all Teaching Pastors) and leading Christian recording artist, Lincoln Brewster (Worship and Teaching Pastor). All have different perspectives, approaches and gifting, yet are deeply invested and equally influential to maximize the church for today and its future. They operate under the value that Kingdom impact must trump ego and process.

Every campus has both biblically based, live, team-developed teaching and authentic, passionate and exciting musical worship, consistently captivating and thought provoking for the un-churched, de-churched and maturing believer. Energy, excellence and intentionality permeate all ministries; from large church events, to niche ministry and training offerings, to phenomenal student and children’s programming. Extremely sharp clarity of purpose and vision at Bayside creates an amazing alignment of each campus, and provides focus and mobilization within the staff and church body.

The culture of Bayside is highly energetic, fast-paced, risk-taking, extremely collaborative, familial, youth oriented and nimble where change is the rule, not the exception. Adaptability is of high value for leadership and staff. It is not a simple church model and largely holds an egalitarian view of women in leadership. Achievers, activators and maximizers thrive at Bayside if they are also humble and highly collaborative.

Bayside is healthy, thriving and positioned for an exciting future of continued growth, expansion of influence, and innovative ministry within its walls, within the community, and to the nation and world through outreach and nationally reaching Thrive Conferences.

Position Description *
Bayside offers the significant opportunity to find a seat at the table with other world-class leaders, in a place where God is actively moving and impacting the national and global church for His glory. Stepping into a leadership position within this thriving and intentional ministry will allow you to be on the inside track of something big—paving uncharted territory in ministry and realizing huge vision for Kingdom influence.

Bayside’s culture provides the environment for bold and catalytic leadership to develop and flourish. This is the major league; you will be challenged, stretched to your God-given capacity, your passion sharpened and your potential maximized through hands-on partnership with innovative leaders who are instructing and equipping the church nationwide. And through it all, you will work side by side with other exceptional and fun people you WANT to share life and ministry with.

Consideration of candidates for this role will require the following gifts and preparation:

• Character, competence and chemistry
• Primary gifting: Highly relational, can build and develop teams, good communicator, can hear vision and implement strategy, servant heart
• The natural ability in your personality and gifting to embrace and thrive in Bayside’s unique culture (i.e. fast paced, loose structure, high achievement, adaptable, maximizing, collaborative and team oriented, ability to be flexible and work in a dynamic changing environment)
• Magnetic, energetic personality that comes through in your communication gift and will bring life to a room to help a ministry/campus explode
• A heart for discipleship where every student is Known, Valued, and Connected

A Student Pastor at a Bayside Campus, under the direction of the Campus Pastor and Student Ministry Director, will focus on developing relationships with students and adult leaders with an emphasis on student connection and support. This position works with key student ministry staff and volunteers, to develop and implement a compelling and challenging student ministry program to encourage students to love the Lord and share their faith with others. If you have a passion to reach and build into students, this is a great opportunity to break into leadership in a vibrant, large Student Ministry.
Key responsibilities include:
• Lead the strategy to connect student with Unleashed
• Database manager
• Maintain and coordinate a 6 week follow plan for every new student
• Facilitate connection between new student and Adult Leaders making sure every student is known by an adult
• Develop a weekly presence on local school campuses that feed into the local church campus
o Attend school sports events and build local connections
• Lead adult volunteer teams- First Impression Teams who help connect student on mid-week and teams that connect student on Sunday morning
• Lead the team to maintain First time student table at mid-week program
• Champion our Connect to Campus strategy
• Develop relationships with campus administration(s)
• Establish and cultivate opportunities for HS team to support local schools
o FCA, Christian Clubs and sports teams
o Establish and cultivate School Greeting Teams
• Support and connect with current Bayside students on their school campuses
• Help develop Mexico follow up strategy
• Connect 80% of new students to the student ministries via Small Groups, Next Steps Plan, Regular Weekly Attendance
• College Volunteer Connector: Cultivate a culture of volunteerism within the College Ministry
• Recruit and train Shore attendees to be small group leaders in High School and Jr. High
• Be part of the teaching team for student ministry
• Facilitate and lead Summer intern program, in coordination with All Campus teams
• Meet 2 times a month with all youth teams and the Student Ministry Director to update progress in strategic ministry initiatives
• Assist High School Pastor
o Assist in planning and execution of Summer Events
o Assist with Programming and Teaching plan for all student programs.

If you sense a potential fit, this could be an outstanding opportunity for God to use your passion, gifts and experience to make a significant investment in His Kingdom. Please contact us for further information.

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