Job Opportunity: Student Ministry Director - Wooddale Church, Edina

Position Title: Student Ministry Director Location: Edina, MN
Employment Type: Part-time Position Type: Hourly

The Student Ministry Director is responsible for all aspects of student ministry at Wooddale Church’s Edina Campus. Through strong leadership and relational skills, this person will oversee the growth and effectiveness of the campus’s ministry to 5th-12th graders and their families.

• Create and lead weekly programs that effectively engage 5th-12th grade students.
• Weekly teaching that invites students to grow in their faith and live for Jesus.
• Build a team of volunteers by casting vision, recruiting and empowering them to disciple students alongside you.
• Communicate and engage with families through various media (social, print, etc.).
• Build bridges into the community in order to reach more students and families.
• Contribute to the overall ministry of the Edina campus by participating in regular staff meetings and campus initiatives/events.
• Meet with Wooddale’s student ministry team for collaboration and planning across campuses.

• Baccalaureate degree.
• 2+ years of relevant ministry and leadership experience with students.
• Evidence of a commitment to honor God by making more disciples of Jesus Christ.
• Skilled at recruiting, building and leading teams of volunteers.
• Strong upfront and interpersonal communication skills with ability to relate to students/families of various ages and backgrounds.
• Subscribe to and affirm the Statement of Faith and Covenant of Wooddale Church.
• Be a regular participant in public worship at Wooddale Church and remain a member in good standing.

The Edina Campus of Wooddale Church was launched to impart the hope of the Gospel to people here in the Twin Cities. Over the last few years, the campus has experienced exciting growth; especially among young families who are drawn to the campus’s casual and relational feel. A dynamic student ministry is a strategic next step for the campus given its energy and the extremely youth-minded community it is situated in. This person will have an opportunity to use their strong leadership and relational gifts to engage existing students at the campus, welcome upcoming ones and reach new groups of students in greater ways. This person will also serve with Wooddale’s team of student ministry staff from other campuses to create and implement strategies to make disciples of students across the Twin Cities.

• Reports to the Edina Campus Pastor.
• Works with Edina campus staff and student ministry teams from other campuses.
• Part time. Schedule is negotiable but includes weekends and some evenings.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

EOE – Equal Opportunity Employer


  • 2 Pine Tree Dr., Suite 510
  • Arden Hills, MN 55112