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First Baptist Church

Youth Pastor

First Baptist Church
Hempstead, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 09/13/2014
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Reports to: Pastor

Position type: Hired, Full Time, Salary

Position Description: Youth Pastor


  • Meet the requirements of 1 Timothy 3:1-7
  • Express a call to Christian vocational ministry
  • Maintain moral impeccability
  • Submit to the will of the church in accordance with the will of Jesus Christ
  • Submit to the mentorship of the Pastor and/or his designee
  • Practice humility and repentance when in error
  • Keep a fresh and vital faith characterized by the display of Christian virtue and spiritual discipline
  • Possess adequate administration skills to lead the discipleship tasks to youth and their families
  • Possess adequate leadership skills to blend the spiritual interests of youth with the total church program
  • Possess adequate media skills to create and promote events, meetings, and other activities

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Lead Bible study on Wednesdays and Sundays and other times as necessary to accomplish the spiritual growth of students
  • Ensure the proper theological perspective is developing in the minds of youth and their families
  • Develop youth leaders who teach, counsel, and minister biblically to youth and their parents
  • Plan and implement mission trips, camps, and special events with both the Gospel and the security of youth and their family in mind.
  • Participate in evangelism, administration and teaching tasks.
  • Participate in regularly scheduled ministry training times.
  • Work hard for the spiritual and congregational betterment of the church
  • Attend regular Sunday and Wednesday church functions and special events with your family
  • Report to the pastor on all issues, problems, liabilities, or successes that arise in the discharge of ministry duties.
  • Disciple both young and old as a minister of the Gospel.
  • Accomplish other duties as assigned by the pastor


Logistical Requirements

  • Spend adequate time planning, reviewing and orchestrating youth objectives, and do significant forward planning.
  • Meet weekly with the pastor and staff for staff meeting
  • Yearly performance review via pastor.
  • Agree to a background check.