Gateway Community Church is a Baptist Church in Wylie, Texas. We are looking for a Youth Pastor to add to our growing Church and growing staff. We are looking for a Youth Pastor with passion and experience. 4 year college degree required. Seminary coursework
or masters degree is a strong plus. Prefer 3-5 years of practical paid experience working and leading student ministries with an effective ministry record. We are excited about the direction that God is taking our Church and we are looking for a Youth Pastor
with a team mentality that is willing to help take our youth and Church to the next level.
Qualifications and Position Requirements:
One who exhibits a personal and growing relationship with God, a
teachable spirit, and a healthy family life.
One who is capable of creating and executing a long-term vision for
the youth ministry.
One who is gifted and is called to youth ministry, loves young people, and
has a passion for evangelism and outreach, both personally and at the
An engaging teacher, with a strong biblical background.
A self-motivated leader, capable of casting and imparting vision for
ministry, possessing relational skills with students, parents, and staff.
Strong leader that is personable and will go above and beyond for the cause of Jesus Christ.
Abiblity to work well with existing youth team.
Lead and organize effective youth programs implementing fellowship,
worship, biblical teaching, discipleship, and evangelism, as well as
ministry and mission opportunities.
Recruit, train and shepherd volunteer youth staff with diverse gifts and
Provide counseling and spiritual direction to youth on an individual basis.
Maintain contact with students and parents, keeping them informed of
ongoing activities. Keep parents updated on ministry strategies and plans
in a way that encourages partnership and involvement.
Support parents in effectively fulfilling their Christian parenting
roles, in concert with other pastoral staff.
Assist in the development and oversight of the youth ministry budget; also
manage student fees for events and trips.
Participate as needed or requested in the evaluation and development of
the overall church ministry.
Other duties as required.