The Youth Pastor will lead the youth ministry of the church for teens ages 12-18. He will teach a Connect class on Sunday mornings and lead the Wednesday night youth program. He will work with the youth adult leadership to plan, teach, and help youth to know Christ and grow in their walk with Him. The Youth Pastor will lead the youth to participate in the mission outreach of the church, which includes local as well as a summer mission trip. He will attend weekly staff meetings. He will also lead other opportunities for youth as appropriate. He will plan and manage the youth budget. He will report to the Pastor. The church is located between Roanoke and Martinsville, VA and about and hour and fifteen minutes from Lynchburg, VA. The youth group has about 15 middle and high school students who attend. For a full job description, email Pastor David Slayton at email@example.com.
Must know Jesus as Savior
Must have a thorough knowledge of the Bible and be able to teach it
Must have a love for teens and be willing to stay in contact with them and their families
Must maintain Christian character in line with biblical standards (Exodus 20)
Support the church with attendance and giving
Be in basic agreement with the Baptist Faith and Message 2000
20 hours per week