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Community Bible Church

Youth Pastor

Community Bible Church
Ventura, California, United States

Date Posted: 11/05/2016
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

~ Overview:


• Full-time position.

• Prospective youth pastor candidate must agree to a background and credit check.

• Position responsible for Middle School, High School and College/Young Adult areas of ministry.

• Work with ministry (volunteer) staff to develop and expand small groups in the defined area of ministry.

• Our objective is growth in these ministries, relational and leadership development and the sound teaching of biblical doctrine.




• Teach the Word effectively, with an emphasis on relevant application to daily living – and the issues that confront our youth.

• Attend weekly staff meetings.

• Work in harmony with the Senior Pastor and the Elders.

• Report directly to the Senior Pastor.

• Committed to prayer.

• Effectively manage and interact with ministry (volunteer) staff in all areas of youth ministry.

• Meet the youth where they are - regularly and consistently visit the youth at their local school campuses, offer help/teaching with the Bible clubs, and arrange discipleship times with the youth outside of school and church.

• Develop and Initiate long and short term plans (teaching lessons, programs, and events) for all ministry areas.

• Define, develop, and implement spiritual goals for all areas of ministry.

• Availability to fill the pulpit on an “as needed” basis.

• Develope leadership and expand small groups in the defined area of ministry.

• Availability and flexibility in speaking with, and/or meeting with, individual youth as the need arises. (Counseling)

• Work effectively with the CFO, ministry staff, and Elders in developing, implementing, and maintaining annual budgets.

• Attendance and leadership at all scheduled church camp and mission trip functions.




• A personal, growing relationship with Jesus Christ

• Dedication to the consistent study God's Word

• Daily devotion to prayer

• The ability to effectively teach and communicate the Word with relevant application to daily living

• A shepherd's heart for people

• Acceptance and support of CBC's statement of faith, doctrine & policies


~ Compensation:


• Base salary + medical/health insurance benefits

• Two weeks paid vacation each year (cannot be rolled-over)

• Mileage allowance within appropriated budget

• Initial 90 day probationary period during which the Senior Pastor will work with and assess the performance of the Associate Youth Pastor. A review will be conducted with the Senior Pastor and the Elder Board at the completion of this 90 day period.