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First Baptist Church, Kettering

Youth/Student Pastor

First Baptist Church, Kettering
Dayton, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 10/12/2012
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

First Baptist Church of Kettering (FBK), Dayton, OH, is seeking a Youth/Student Pastor who is an energetic, organized man of God to answer the call to provide spiritual, visionary, team-based leadership for our students and families.  We are seeking a self-starter and critical thinker to be a strong addition to our pastoral staff.


The Youth Pastor is responsible to the Lord and the Senior Pastor and to First Baptist Church of Kettering to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Bible, to engage in pastoral care ministries (hospital visits, etc.) to plan, organize, direct, and control a comprehensive youth and college ministry of approximately 100 students and to reach out to local schools and the community.


You must be passionate about serving God and mentoring students and families to be like Christ. This must be demonstrated by a vital and growing personal walk with the Lord Jesus Christ through committed Bible study, prayer, and discipleship.

We are passionate about reaching out into our community and preaching the Gospel through various events on site and off site that you will coordinate and organize through recruiting and motivating volunteers. Creativity and contagious enthusiasm are always welcomed.


You must be duly licensed, ordained, and a Southern Baptist minister of the Gospel in full fellowship with all the denominational agencies with which the Church is in cooperation. You must also be a called servant of God, and hold the Holy Bible as the complete, infallible, inerrant Word of God and preach and teach the entire Bible. You must support the programs of the church, be a strong adherent to Southern Baptist doctrine, subscribe to the FBK Articles of Faith and Covenant, tithe, and manifest a spirit of cooperation conducive to Christian fellowship.

Education and Experience

-Minimum Educational Requirements: Bachelors degree in a related field from an accredited college/university. (Masters degree preferred)

-Minimum Experience: Three to five years experience as a Youth Pastor or Assistant Youth Pasto


For more information about us, please visit or .  If qualified and interested, please send resume to or mail to Attn: YP Search Committee, 3939 Swigart Road, Dayton, OH 45440.