Student Director - Brier Creek Campus
Job Details
Brier Creek Campus - Durham, NC
Full Time

Summary of Position

The Student Director, Brier Creek Campus gives oversight and leadership to the Student Ministry (5-12th grade) as well as provides leadership to the Student Ministry Team at The Summit Church Brier Creek Campus.


Qualifications and Requirements

  • Passionate about connecting students to the global mission of God

  • Ability to connect and equip families

  • Strong communication skills

  • Passion for student ministry 

  • Teachable spirit and willingness to learn

  • Proven leader and strong ability to cast vision and develop leaders

  • Preferred 3-5 years of experience in leading a student ministry

  • A member of The Summit Church or willing and able to become a member



  • Leads out in the implementing and executing of the vision of Summit Students 

    • Partnering with parents to raise a generation to love Christ and his mission

    • The Summit Church vision

    • The Summit Church values 

    • 5 identities of a disciple 

  • Leads out in the planning, organizing, promoting, and executing of all student ministry programs on the campus level, such as Middle School Small Groups, HS WKLY, and High School Small Groups

    • Leads student ministry events as needed for parents, students, and volunteers.

  • Provides direction and leadership for parents, students, volunteers, staff and the congregation on matters relating to student ministry

  • Leads out in timely, consistent, and clear communication with students, parents, staff, and volunteers

  • Coaching/Recruiting

    • Coaching and oversight of the Student Ministry Staff Team at Brier Creek Campus

      • Summit Institute Apprentice and Intern

    • Leads out in Recruitment and coaching Student Ministry leadership  

      • Giving vision, direction, and responsibility to those leaders

    • Recruit and Coach Middle and High School Small Group leaders

      • Assessing the health of the small group leader

      • Diagnosing needs of small groups

      • Giving oversight to the direction of the small groups on campus level

  • Connecting

    • Connecting students to the discipleship programs of the church

    • Connecting with and equipping families according to the Family Ministry Plan

    • Connecting new leaders to serving in Student Ministry

  • Catalyzing

    • Train leaders to do campus ministry at primary and secondary schools

    • Connect leaders to existing Summit ministry partnerships at those campuses

  • Assists in planning and carrying out All-Campus Events

    • Retreats

    • Summer Camp

    • Mission Trips (Spring Break, Summer Project)

    • Elevate United