Director of Student Ministries

Waconia, Minnesota //

About Oakwood Community Church

Oakwood Community Church has a passion for God and compassion for people. We are a church who is part of Converge North Central.  We strive to be team-minded and unified throughout all of our ministries for the glory of God. We are a growing church with a paid staff of two full time pastors and five part-time directors as well as many volunteer positions which make up a great family of servant leaders.

Job description


The Oakwood Student Ministry exists to reach middle school and high school students with the truth of the Gospel, to connect them with other Christ-followers, to help them grow in their relationship with God, and to challenge these students to love others and glorify God with their lives. Every event, activity, conference and trip works together to accomplish this purpose as a student ministry.

Oakwood is looking for a biblically grounded, energetic Director of Student Ministries who has the ability to develop and lead a mature Student Ministry Team, who will together reach the students for Christ. This person must have a passion for Jesus, a heart for students, the desire to work as a part of a team and some administrative ability.  Please review the complete job description attached below.


Qualified and interested candidates should submit the following to Pastor Andi Custer at

  • Completed job application.

  • Cover letter, detailing your interest, skills, and experience in youth ministry.

  • Resume that includes:

    • Basic information

    • Education

    • Ministry and work experience

    • References, both personal and ministry

  • On a separate page answer the following questions.

    • Share your testimony.

    • What is your philosophy of youth ministry?