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Youth Director

Job type: Part-time

Category: High School/College Ministry

Location: Canby, OR Post Date: July 25, 2017


Bethany Church is a 100+ year old, multi-generational church in the center of Canby, Oregon affiliated with the EFCA. We are a gospel-centered congregation in a thriving town 25 minutes south of Portland. Our new pastor is focused on preaching Christ throughout scripture as we seek to reach our community for the kingdom. We want to speak the truth in love as we share the great grace we have been given with others.

The Student Ministries Director, who reports to the Board of Elders and will be supervised directly by the Lead Pastor, will be a spiritual and organizational leader who develops and shepherds a broad range of youth ministries. He will work cooperatively with the ministry staff to further the stated mission of Bethany Church.


Mentor Student Ministries Assistants and volunteer adult staff

o recruiting, training and overseeing volunteer staff

All church responsibilities

o weekly ministerial staff meetings

o occasional preaching in main service

o help plan and participate in all-churchevents

Oversee the ministry to high school and junior high students:

Mid-Week Ministry

Oversee volunteer staff in their weekly roles

Maintain an outreach focus

Teach majority of the time

Implement small group ministry into mid-week meetings

Outreach and Evangelism Ministry

Plan and oversee ongoing student outreach activities

Seek to build relationships with other local churches youth ministries

Attend on campus Christian club when possible

Summer/Winter Camp

Utilize local Summer Camp ministry for our students

Utilize local Winter Camp ministry for our students

Service Ministry

Seek to develop a culture of service within our church body and to the community

How to apply

To apply, please send resume including any letters of recommendation and, if available, any links to audio or video preaching to