This posting is no longer available. This is either because the employer has filled the position or the position has closed. Click here to find more jobs like this one.
Resurrection Lutheran Church

Youth Pastor/Young Adult Pastor

Resurrection Lutheran Church
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Date Posted: 10/20/2014
Categories: Young Adult Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Resurrection Lutheran Church(RLC)

4930 E. Greenway Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85254



 Youth Pastor/Young Adult Pastor       


STATUS: Full-time, Salaried


General Purpose of Position:

The leader of this ministry is responsible for growing followers of Jesus through Spirit-led worship, discipleship teaching, fellowship and growing a community in mission. This person must be able to relate the Gospel message to the culture of today and make the Bible relevant for Sr. High youth and young adults.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Transform and lead RLC’s contemporary worship service, including teaching and preaching
  • Provide Spiritual nurturing, social and recreational activities for Sr. High youth and young adults
  • Lead discipleship groups, Bible studies and mission activities
  • Recruit and mentor volunteer Sr. High youth leaders
  • Network with other area Sr. High youth leaders for effective outreach
  • Maintain positive communication with Sr. High youth, young adults, families, staff and the congregation
  • Commit to continual growth in the Word
  • Attend weekly staff meetings
  • Provide counseling and Spiritual direction to Sr. High youth and  young adults on an individual basis
  • Develop and oversee Sr. High youth and young adult budgets
  • Present a report outlining goals and updates quarterly
  • Participate in a yearly job performance review
  • Stay current with Sr. High youth and young adult ministry practices by reading and attending youth leadership conferences and continuing education classes


Qualifications and Aptitudes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Theologically trained/Master of Divinity
  • Growing faith in Christ and called to prayer & life transformation
  • Passionate about building disciples
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Must have vision and a demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and enhance an existing Sr. High youth and young adults ministry
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, conflict management skills, computer skills and experience in working with social media
  • Must posses a proven ability to work effectively with Sr. High youth and young adults, diverse individuals, and teams of volunteers


RLC Mission: We Build followers of Jesus to reach out and share a Christ-centered community with all people.

RLC Vision: We Reach Out by being a caring community offering Healing and Hope through Jesus Christ.


Mail and/or email cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

Pastor John Geske

No phone calls please