As a member of our Leadership Team, the Youth Pastor will help our church family reach, love, and make disciples of our youth and young adults, while discipling them in order that they achieve spiritual growth. While rooted in building relationships with junior high and high school students, an emphasis will be on equipping parents as disciplers of their own children. We want to develop a discipling process that helps young people grow consistently as disciples and leaders, as they cross different life stages, while building partnerships between church, home and the community.
Born again believer with a maturing relationship with Christ.
Demonstrated faithful pursuit of leadership characteristics as listed in 1Tim.3.
A strong desire – a “calling”, to serve God in the position.
Undergraduate degree from a Bible college or Christian liberal arts college with a degree in Theology, Christian Education, Youth Ministry, or Young Adult Ministry. A general knowledge of the Bible is essential.
Able to exercise initiative and judgment as an independent leader.
Possess a passion for Evangelism and Outreach, particularly campus ministry in the community schools.
Able to plan, organize and implement ministry programs
Three or more years of experience in leading and teaching youth ministry programs.
Demonstrated ability to raise up, disciple, equip and empower lay leaders, thus expanding ministry reach and impact. A leader of leaders.
Knowledge and skill in the philosophy, psychology and principles of Christian education.
Demonstrated genuine love and solid rapport with young people.
Sensitive to needs and pressures of teens and young adults, with knowledge of possible solutions.
Subscribe to the Constitution, doctrinal statement, and vision of the church. (https://woodbridgechurch.org/wp-content/uploads/WCC-CONSTITUTION-2015.pdf )
Able to respond to changing needs throughout the daily and weekly schedule.
How To Apply
To start the application process please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you with details about the position.