LDP: Youth United Ministry


Position Title

Leadership Development Program – Youth United Ministry


Part-Time (20 Hours Per Week) 

Position Summary

The LDP (Leadership Development Program) is Relevant Community Church’s paid college internship program. The LDP exists to equip the young leaders to advance God’s Kingdom through the local church. The LDP is for young men and women (19-25 years of age) who want to be a part of advancing God’s Kingdom through the local church. An LDP Staff is someone who wants to be equipped to influence others in being a part of Jesus’ mission. LDP Staff are not just interns! They are leadership interns!

Responsibilities of Every LDP Staff

  • Assist the Ministry Leader to successfully achieve the Ministry’s Purpose, Measurable Wins, and Strategy.

  • Assist the Ministry Leader in developing and managing the Environments, Teams, Systems, and resources for the Ministry.

  • Assist the Ministry Leader in apprenticing, engaging, managing, and coaching Team Leaders.

  • Assist the Ministry Leader in infusing RCC’s D.N.A. into the fabric of the Ministry.

  • Attend LDP Staff Blocks (Mondays & Thursdays from 1:00pm-5:00pm).

  • Attend Paid Staff Monthly On-site (2nd Thursday of month 9:00am-3:00pm).

  • Leadership Development with LDP Coordinator (Mondays 1:00-2:00pm).

  • Leadership Development Homework (average of 1 hour per week).

  • Coaching with LDP Coordinator (Thursdays for 1 hour during office block).

Specific Responsibilities

  • Availability: be available for Wednesday Environment from 4:00pm-9:00pm to set-up, assist production and organize tear down efforts with teams. 

  • Wednesday Environment Prep: assist in production content (ProPresenter) and attend production meeting to run through Large Group Gathering content along with supplies and small group prep. 

  • Environment review and reflection: meet with Ministry Leader weekly to review past weeks environment and complete overview of environment coming up. 

  • Leadership Team Coaching meetings: work with Ministry Leader to create agenda for coaching meetings and one-on-one leader meetings. 

  • Small Group Leader: engage as a small group apprentice and will creatively invest in the lives of high school students in their group. 

  • Speaking rotation:

    • Lead interactions one Wednesday a month

    • Host one Wednesday a month

    • Speak at Youth United once every three months

    • Plan 4 messages, they will give during 12 month program. 

  • Check-in: assist in First Time Guest / Check-In process once a month

  • Environment lead rotation: lead/complete all aspects of a Youth United environment (plan, organize, communicate, facilitate, and evaluate) under the guidance of Ministry Leader twice during the 12 month program. 

  • Social Media: manage Youth United’s social media account. Posting helpful content, series recaps, upcoming things to look forward to, and engaging content. 

  • Attend and assist:  NextGen team meetings, Team Link, Transition events: 8th grade promo, Senior transition,  Baptisms, Orientation meetings, and NextGen training events

  • Sunday Serving: With in the first two months of the 12 month program, will select and serve on a Sunday morning team at Relevant (Guest Services, Production, Relevant Kids, Sprouts, etc).


  • Whole-hearted commitment to live out the qualifications of a Deacon (1 Timothy 3:8-13).

  • Alignment with RCC’s mission, vision, values, and strategy (Philosophical Unity).

  • Desire to be a part of leading the local church (whether vocationally or not).

  • Have been out of high school at least one year.


Problem Solver, Vision Casting, Influencer, Equipper of People, Highly Relational, Confident 

Hire Goal Date

June 15th, 2019

To Apply

Send your resume to Nick Petrick at nick@relevantcommunity.org by April 21, 2019.

About Relevant

Relevant Community Church launched in 2009 and is a growing church of 900+ people in Elkhorn, NE (suburb of Omaha). We are best described through our mission, vision and strategy. 

Mission: We exist to transform people, so we live as a transforming church, that is part of transforming the world.

Vision: Our dream is to reach people who are far from Jesus and the church, and to see their lives transformed by Jesus through Relevant. So we are committed to be a church that un-churched people love to be part of. 

Strategy: Our strategy is to create irresistible and relevant environments that lead people to GROW, CONNECT, and IMPACT.

Affiliations: Relevant is affiliated with the Christian & Missionary Alliance denomination (cmalliance.org), and is a North Point Partner church (northpointpartners.org)

For additional information on Relevant, visit our About Relevant page.