Assistant Pastor of Youth and Young Adults

Industry: 
Religious Organization/Clergy
Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
Idaville UB Church,
3590 Carlisle Road,
Gardners,
Pennsylvania
17324
Contact Person: 
Stuart Johns
Contact E-mail Address: 
idavillechurch@gmail.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(717) 6778076 x1
Description/Responsibilities: 
Youth/Young Adult: • Plan and implement a multifaceted approach to discipleship with youth and young adults by involving them in ministry and outreach. • Develop and maintain outreach, evangelism, and visitation of youth in the area who are seeking spiritual guidance and do not have a church home. • Provide personal spiritual care of each youth and young adult. This process may be accomplished, in part, through a lay staff person(s). • Regularly schedule youth and young adult retreats, special events, and other social outings. • Cooperate with the efforts of other youth ministries in the local area. • Create an atmosphere of open communication with parents in regard to the development of the students. • Research and guide the curriculum for the youth and young adults. • Recruit youth and young adult workers as needed. Provide training for youth and young adult workers as needed. • Meet monthly with youth and young adult ministry leaders to pray and discuss upcoming events, challenges, solutions, and praise reports. Assistant Pastor: • Occasionally provide pulpit supply. • Participate in church activities and events as needed. • Periodically present goals to the Senior Pastor as adjustments are identified in the yearly performance review goals. • Perform any ministry duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor. These duties may go beyond the scope of youth and young adult ministry.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
• Must have a calling of the Lord to this position, having peace with God concerning this call (if married, the individual’s spouse must also feel a calling of the Lord and peace with God about serving at Idaville UB Church). • One who possesses a bachelor’s degree with some studies in youth or family ministries or equivalent work experience is preferred. • One who exhibits a personal and growing relationship with God, a teachable spirit, and a healthy family life. • Must have a working knowledge of the Bible. • Willing to obtain membership in Idaville UB Church within 6 to 9 months and complete the United Brethren Church History course if background is from another denomination. • Must have superior relational skills with the ability to interact with a diverse group of people. • Must be able to recruit and develop leaders within the youth and young adult ministries. • Must have the ability to work in a team oriented environment, which includes delegating to volunteer staff. • This position requires a two year minimum length of service commitment. • Housing is provided through a parsonage.
Application Instructions: 
Please go to http://idavillechurch.weebly.com/asst-pastor-job-opening.html to download the Ministry Description and Application.