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Meadowlark Community Church

Assistant Pastor For Youth

Meadowlark Community Church
San Marcos, California, United States

Date Posted: 09/04/2013
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



Coordinate and direct activities related to youth, ages Junior High school through College age and beyond in two phases:


  1. Establish a viable Junior High and High School ministry.
  2. Once there is a viable student ministry in evidence, assist the Executive Pastor to develop a “church plant” on our campus.


Job Description


Phase One


Design programs that guide students toward maturity in Christ and that will meet both their social and spiritual needs as they commit themselves not only to Jesus, but to one another as well. 


  • Educate      and prepare young people to be integrated into the life, ministry, and      vision of the Church.
  • Develop      pastoral relationships with individual youths and their parents, taking a      personal interest in their spiritual health.
  • Assist parent’s endeavors to provide Christian education within their homes.
  • Exhort and teach Biblical principles that will enable students to be obedient to Christ’s commands and to share clearly the truth and power of the Gospel.
  • Provide spiritual and emotional support for students and families at moments of crisis.
  • Maintain an ongoing program for self-improvement in the areas of theology, Bible, counseling and personal communications.
  • ·         Submit an annual requested budget to the Executive Pastor for approval.
  • Partner with the Senior Pastor and Executive Pastor in fulfilling the mission of our church.
  • Participate      in all staff meetings.
  • Perform other Pastoral duties      from time to time as agreed upon with the Executive Pastor.



Phase Two


Once there is a viable student ministry in evidence, assist the Executive Pastor to develop a “church plant” on our campus through an evening service that targets Millennials and their families and which will be an integral ministry of the church.  This will include establishing contacts; recruiting people to assist in the evangelizing, discipling, and structuring of this new ministry.


Candidate Description


  • Candidate must have a committed relationship with Jesus Christ and support the statement of faith of Meadowlark Community Church.
  • Must be passionate about youth ministry and possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to today’s youth culture.
  • Should be a self-starter with creativity, energy, enthusiasm for Christ and the ability to motivate others.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • Minimum of one year of related experience in Youth ministry.


Salary & Benefits


Salary range and benefits commensurate with Southern California.


Reporting Relationship


Reports to: Executive Pastor




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