Job Description


Director of Teen Ministry star

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.

Lutheran Church of the Resurrection

Granite Bay, California, United States

Date Posted:
Youth Pastor
Church Size:
501 to 750
Job Type:
Lutheran Church of the Resurrection
Job Description:


Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, a vibrant mid-sized ELCA congregation dedicated to

growing disciples by sharing God’s love, seeks a full-time Director of Teen Ministry to support

the vision and mission of teen ministry including 7th – 12th grade. The Director of Teen Ministry

will work closely with the Family Life Pastor and focus on discipling teens, building

relationships, and leading programs while encouraging teens to become a part of the larger

church through modeling the use of their gifts throughout the church. The Director of Teen

Ministry must be well formed in the theology and spirituality of the Christian faith, and be

passionate about sharing his/her faith with others. The Director of Teen Ministry must have a

character that is courteous, efficient, and prudent in all situations. The Director of Teen Ministry

must be a natural leader, with an authentic love for teens. For more information about our

congregation, please visit www.lcrchurch.org

Duties to include:

• Develop relationships with all teens beyond church programs.

• Mentor teens in a strong Christian lifestyle.

• Serve with Family Life Pastor in all teen ministry.

• Attend weekly staff meetings and teen ministry meetings.

• Contribute to the ministry of the whole church as assigned.

• Plan, lead, and implement weekly teen group.

• Perform administrative duties in support of teen ministry.

• Plan and lead teen ministry retreats.

• Participate in worship and congregational events.

• Plan and lead Sunday morning teen gatherings.

• Lead confirmation and Jr High ministry programs.

• Participate in Teen Ministry Team.

Knowledge of:

• Lutheran theology

• Christian education

Skill to:

• Lead teen programs

• Preach and teach effectively

• Lead small group discussions

• Recruit and lead teams

• Effectively communicate programs and gospel clearly to all ages

• Administer program budget

• Intermediate MS Office skills

• Maintain accurate records, contact information, and schedules

• Maintain confidential relationships


• Demonstrated Christian faith and calling to teen ministry

• 3 years’ experience in leading or assisting teen, youth, or family ministry

• College degree with courses in Christian education/theology


This is a fulltime position with benefits, including medical, dental, and employer retirement

contribution. Salary to commensurate with experience.

To Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for two references

to diane@lcrchurch.org with "Teen Ministry" in the subject line.

Contact Employer Apply Now


You Also May Be Interested In:
View All
About the Church

Lutheran Church of the Resurrection

Resurrection is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. Founded in 1963, we are an open and friendly congregation that welcomes everyone to visit and to join our family. We currently have more than 800 baptized members and are one of the largest Lutheran churches in the greater Sacramento area. More...