ASSOCIATE PASTOR | THE WORD AT SHAW
Reports To: Lead Pastor | Keith Scarborough
FLSA Status: Part-time | Non-exempt
Job Overview: The Associate Pastor is a member of the pastoral team and staff leadership team and is
responsible for helping people experience and engage in Christian community at The Word at
Shaw. This person, working in concert with others, will cast vision and develop strategies for
advancing relational Christian community and faith formation beyond weekend worship.
Incumbent will be a leader who is committed to, and supports, the philosophy and mission of
The Word at Shaw and its leadership team. This person must be a servant leader and team player who is
called to full-time ministry. He or she will be authentic, collaborative, compassionate, relationally-driven,
empowering, strategic, creative, dependable, highly-organized and able to partner with staff and ministry leaders to
create effective opportunities for authentic community as well as faith exploration and development.
This person will demonstrate a biblical worldview, Christian lifestyle and mission.