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Youth Pastor (Middle School & High School)

Location: US, Solvang, CA Post Date: 2017-08-17

Job Category: High School/College Ministry

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

Student Ministry Pastor Job Description

Valley Christian Fellowship, Solvang CA

For more information on our church: WWW.VCFCONNECT.ORG

Click HERE to watch clips from our youth ministry

Click HERE for our pastors talking about the job position

Capabilities and Characteristics:

Deep devotion to God and love for His Word

A relational connection with teens and a passion to help them grow in Christ

A deep desire to see many students come to faith in Jesus

Sees the local church as an important pathway to spiritual development

Loves shepherding students, but not manipulating them

Gifted leadership and communication skills (on and off the platform)

Articulate (able to communicate well on the platform and through media)

Disciplined, innovative and creative

A learner (someone who seeks constant improvement and is open to new strategies/ideas)

Able to develop a team-oriented culture through training, mentoring and teaching volunteers

Experienced in leading ministries that reach 100 to 500+ middle and high school students

Committed to and doctrinally aligned with the Vision, Mission and Values of VCF

Reports To / Relates Closely With:

Senior Pastor

Executive Pastor

Provides Oversight To:

Middle School & High School Groups

Existing and future teens and their families

Volunteer Staff (including their recruitment and training)

Ministry intern(s)

Primary Responsibilities:

Live a healthy balanced lifestyle that honors God, family, and others

Pastoral care and training of parents and students

Teaching relevant messages with biblically sound doctrine

Curriculum oversight and development

Lead the structure and design of weekend youth services in a team environment

Work to develop an overall belief of intergenerational worship (adults and teens together)

Facilitate creative student and family events (camps, outings, outreach)

Function as an operator and figurehead of the ministry to parents and school administrators.

Oversight of all weekly small groups and their leaders

Build and maintain a healthy, effective volunteer team of adults, parents, and young adults

Communicate with and equip parents to be involved in the spiritual formation of their teenagers

Work with the Executive Pastor and the Children's Ministry Director for curriculum sequence

Build a culture that is continually attracting new teens and their families

Visit school campuses & support Fellowship of Christian Athletes club on high school campus

Oversee load-in and load-out of weekly youth room gatherings

Inspire and engage the student leadership volunteers

Other Responsibilities:

Produce outreach-oriented events that are strategic to the overall mission of the church

Evaluate current strategic plan and structure in alignment with the overall church mission, vision, values and strategies and adjust accordingly

Oversee adjustment and implementation of an effective, long-term budget

Teaching for Sunday morning services when applicable


Bachelors and/or master's degree preferable or equivalent experience.

Some formal in-depth bible training

3+ years full-time youth ministry experience required


Compensation is highly competitive, given cost of living on the central coast. Commensurate with education and experience.


50+ Weekly; including administrative work, relational ministry, staff meeting, planning, programs, reading, biblical study, and church attendance.

If you are the person for the job, please send us the following to [email protected]

Your resume

A personally written email explaining your interest in applying

We also highly recommend you include additional information with your resumé, such as:

Audio or video samples of you leading a sermon or bible study

Other media (YouTube video, social media information, photos, etc.)

Character profiles such as Strengths Finder, DISC profile, Myers-Briggs, etc.


Church Planter

Location: US, Sterling, IL Post Date: 2017-08-17

Job Category: Senior/Lead Pastor

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

An established church is seeking a pastor who has the character, gifts, training, skills, and desire to lead a new church plant in northwestern Illinois. The intended location of the plant is Sterling, a town of 15,000 people, while just across the Rock River is the community of Rock Falls, which adds another 9,000.

We are the Evangelical Free Church of Mt. Morris—a healthy congregation that is located about 28 miles from Sterling. Our commitment is to find a church planting pastor and then provide significant financial resources, gifted people, and other support to help him start this new church.


Pastor/Director of College-Age Ministry

Location: US, Madison, WI Post Date: 2017-08-17

Job Category: High School/College Ministry

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

Blackhawk Church is a multi-site, multi-venue, intergenerational church with a passion for reaching our community. Located in Madison, Wisconsin - capital city, home to the Big 10's University of Wisconsin and a thriving place for young adults - Blackhawk is looking for a Pastor/Director of College-Age Ministry to reach college students and connect them to a healthy church. Along with a passion for college students, the ideal candidate is a relational gatherer who brings skills in strategic leadership, community-building, teaching/speaking and vocational experience in college-age ministry.


Worship and Youth Leader

Location: US, Bluffton, SC Post Date: 2017-08-16

Job Category: Worship Ministry

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

Worship leader/ Youth leader to lead our youth ministry and help in weekly worship by the congregation.


Pastor of Teams and Worship

Location: US, South Georgia, GA Post Date: 2017-08-16

Job Category: Worship Ministry

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

We are a vibrant and growing SBC church located in a college town in South Georgia. We are looking for someone to lead our ministry teams and our worship ministry. Successful candidates will love Jesus and love people. At least two years of ministry experience will be a strong consideration. A seminary degree or credits preferred but not required. ***Please do not contact the church office at this time, only use the email provided.

General Qualifications:

Proactive Leader

Takes Initiative

Healthy Complementarian Marriage

Strong Administrative Skills

Loves the Word

Theologically Rich

Solid Vocal Skills (Guitar Skill Helpful, Not required)

Relational & Engaging

Values Discipleship and Missional Living

Wholistic View of Ministry; All of Life Ministry

Hospitable Lifestyle and Family

Able to Lead Leaders

Meets the Qualifications for an Elder (1 Tim 3; Titus 2)


Teacher for at-risk Youth

Location: US, Columbus, IN Post Date: 2017-08-16

Job Category: Other

Job Type: Part-time

Job Overview:

New Song Mission, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit Christ-centered children's home campus that uses Biblical principles and teachings to help children in their growth and development.

The main responsibility of New Song Mission teachers is to provide a safe, enriching educational environment to the children in New Song's care through which God can equip and transform their lives in Christ, equipping students for college, trade school, or a career. Teachers lead multi-age, multi-grade classrooms of up to 8 children. Teachers must be committed Christians whose walk with Jesus is important to them and must trust in the inerrancy of all scripture contained in the Bible as God's holy word.


Worship Pastor

Location: US, Littleton, CO Post Date: 2017-08-15

Job Category: Worship Ministry

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

About Deer Creek Church (350 adults, 100 children) : Deer Creek is a fun community serious aboutoutreach and spiritual formation. Situated 15 miles southwest of Denver, it's also just five minutes from the Rocky Mountains. The Denver area is one of the fastest growing metropolitan communities in the U.S. and is increasing primarily by those in their 20s and 30s. As a result, Deer Creek's leaders are almost all in their 30s. DCC's office environment is relaxed, innovative, and highly collaborative. Its worship is modern, technologically-friendly, and casual.


Worship Leader

Location: US, Yucca Valley, CA Post Date: 2017-08-15

Job Category: Worship Ministry

Job Type: Part-time

Job Overview:

Evangelical Free Church of Yucca Valley

Our church is focused on gathering the tools and resources needed to share Jesus Christ with our multi-generational, multi-ethnic community. We understand that worship plays a huge role in believer's lives, and enhances both the teaching and receiving of God's Word. Hymns and worship choruses, drums and piano alike can be used to express praise and adoration to God.

As the new worship leader, God's vision of worship should be preeminent in your heart and work.


Assistant Technical Director

Location: US, Gaithersburg, MD Post Date: 2017-08-15

Job Category: Other

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

The Assistant Technical Director will be responsible for the oversight, maintenance and operation of audio, video and lighting equipment. He or she will also coordinate production support at church events, with the help of production volunteers.


Associate Pastor

Location: US, Campbell, CA Post Date: 2017-08-14

Job Category: Associate/Executive Pastor

Job Type: Full-time

Job Overview:

We are looking for an Associate Pastor who can fill multiple roles for a church in the heart of Silicon Valley.