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The River Church

Youth Pastor

The River Church
DECATUR, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 08/29/2014
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


The River Church’s mission is to develop fully devoted followers of Christ for King & Kingdom in Hearts, Homes, & Beyond.


We are seeking a full-time Youth Pastor who is passionate to engage, grow, and develop students (middle school and high school) into fully developed followers of Christ.


Position Description:

Individual will have the primary responsibility over youth and young adults. The Youth Pastor is directly accountable to the Pastor and Elders for Student Ministries.


Reports To:

Lead Pastor



  • Mature Christian
  • Dynamic relation with the Holy Spirit adhering to charismatic belief system
  • To agree with our statement of faith, located on 
  • Must be willing to work within the church’s ministry model
  • Must be willing to work with the Children’s Ministry in coordinating a seamless transition for children moving from the Children’s Ministry into the Student’s Ministry
  • Must be willing to schedule work hours in a way that aligns with the student’s schedule
  • Proficient computer abilities
  • Excellent communication, written, and relational skills
  • Organization with attention to detail and the ability to administrate
  • Ability to work independently within scope of assignment. Must be self-motivated
  • Ability work cooperatively as a member of a team.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Teach and Disciple 6-12th grade students
  • Plan and Conduct student events, outreaches, and mission trips
  • Recruit and Manage volunteers
  • Maintain adequate communication with parents of youth
  • Manages Student Ministry budget

Preferred Knowledge and Experience:

  • Prefer 5 years’ experience or combination of functional ministry and education
  • Proficiency with Multimedia and Technical Sound is a plus