Director of Student Ministries

The First Presbyterian Church of Glen Ellyn is seeking a Full-Time Director of Student Ministries.


  • Equip students to be lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ who participate in Christ’s mission in Glen Ellyn, surrounding communities and the world.
  • Recruit and empower volunteers to be ministry partners in the discipleship of our students.
  • Integrate students into the greater life of First Presbyterian Church of Glen Ellyn.
  • Thoughtfully and creatively balance ministry to the “nones,” “dones” and “wons” (ie The non Christians, the disaffected Christians and the intentional Christians).

Specifics of the Role:

  • Lead the day-to-day operations of student ministries focusing on students 6th-12th
  • Engage students where they’re at both physically (ie their sporting events and plays) and spiritually (provide safe places to learn more about faith in Jesus Christ)
  • Equip volunteers to be in relational ministry to students.
  • Be the lead teacher during the mid week ministries for middle school (TNT) and high school (LIVE).
  • Lead and collaborate in partnership with volunteers for all Sunday ministries.
  • Organize retreats, special events and mission trips.
  • Continue to add to and build upon the existing team of adult volunteers.
  • Collaborate with the Pastor for Family Ministries key ministries to parents.
  • Supervise, equip and empower Student Ministries Intern.

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All resumes and cover letters can be submitted to Marsha Mead at:

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