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StoneBridge Community Church

Designated Associate Pastor (Youth and Young Adults)

StoneBridge Community Church
Simi Valley, California, United States

Date Posted: 04/19/2012
Categories: Young Adult Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Presbyterian -- PCUSA
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
StoneBridge Community Church – PC(USA)
Designated Associate Pastor (Youth and Young Adults)

Church Mission Statement:
To reach the lost, make disciples, and send them out.

Position Objective:
In attendance and in discipleship, grow the youth/young adult
demographic of our community of faith.

Job Description:
The Designated Associate Pastor (Youth and Young Adults) will be directly responsible for the leadership, management and growth of the youth/young adult programs to meet the evolving needs of our congregation and surrounding community. Primary duties include weekly teaching and leadership of youth/young adult worship program (10% of allocated time) and planning/participation in youth/young adult events (25% of allocated time). Additional responsibilities include: ongoing leadership recruiting and development (10% of allocated time); training and discipleship (10% of allocated time); and development of programming that enriches the worship life, discipleship and community building of the target demographic (30% of allocated time). There is an expectation of a substantial amount of time (15% of allocated time) being invested in reaching the targeted demographic through participation in activities outside of the established church community.


Ready for ordination within the PC(USA) or already ordained within PC(USA).

Terms and Compensation:
Salary: Per Presbytery Guidelines
Benefits: Medical/Dental, Pension, Insurance

Description of characteristics and qualifications needed in a person who would fill this position.

• Infectious passion for Jesus Christ; heart for, gifted in, & equipped for outreach & evangelism; missional
• Attractional personality; ability to develop fun programs that teach discipleship
• Giftedness in teaching/preaching and a willingness to achieve excellence in these areas
• Relational, pastoral & ministry of presence with the youth/young adult demographic and their parents/families, comfortable with counseling, exercises grace
• Ability to relate to youth and young adults; utilize current communication methods; familiar with the current environment, experiences and issues of the target demographic.
• Heart for leadership development & discipleship
• Organization & administration