Groups & Students Director - Columbia

Columbia Campus Columbia Ministries

20 Nov 2018

Columbia Campus

Columbia Ministries

Full Time (45-50 hours/week)




The Bridge Church is a fast-growing church that lives to see the Gospel take ground through Middle Tennessee and beyond. Our vision to multiply x10 in the coming years has created a growing need for point leadership of Groups and Students networks at our first campus plant in Columbia, TN. Columbia is a ethnically and economically diverse city of over 35,000 people, and the Columbia campus averages a Sunday attendance of 750+. 


  • Fulfill the membership requirements of The Bridge
  • Ability to see and articulate and execute the vision of The Bridge
  • Strong relational capacity that others want to work with 
  • Advanced communication and organization skills
  • A proven ability to lead and grow “the trellis” (organizational growth)
  • A high-energy, passionate leader that can build teams and attract people towards a vision


  • Lead the Bridge Groups and Bridge Students networks by recruiting, onboarding, and training ministry leaders in each department.
  • Resource, empower, and care for ministry leaders and have an active hand in their leadership development.
  • Execute the administrative tasks associated with small-group ministries (e.g. rosters, Connect requests, surveys, etc.).
  • Assist to execute Group Leader Training and Groups Connect events at Columbia Campus. 
  • Participate in Students sermon series planning, teaching, and small group guide preparation.
  • Participate planning and executing Students annual camps and retreats.
  • Onboard new volunteers from Growth Track each month.
  • Recruit volunteers into the Bridge Lead network to develop coaches and volunteer staff and plan monthly Lead Nights as opportunities to connect with your leaders. 
  • Build and train a team to execute baptisms on Sunday services. 

SCHEDULE: Sunday-Thursday (available for special events, retreats, etc.) / HOURS: 45+ hours/week / DIRECT REPORT: Campus Pastor / COMPENSATION: TBD