Youth Pastor/Children's Ministry Coordinator
Enon Baptist Church
Youth Pastor/Children’s Ministry Coordinator
Job Description Youth Pastor’s Responsibilities to the Church: -Build relationships with children and youth of Enon Baptist Church to help them develop a relationship with God -Maintain a schedule approved by the pastor (approximately 18-20 hrs each week) -Teach the Youth Sunday School class -Participate in the Sunday morning worship service (schedule and participate often in the children’s message and coordinate youth involvement in the service) -Assist with the children’s LIFT program on Wednesdays (drive the church van to pick up children from elementary schools, supervise, and work with volunteers in teaching) -Plan and participate in Vacation Bible School -Plan and coordinate the annual children’s Christmas program -Plan and coordinate special events for children and youth (camps, mission projects, retreats and outings) -Work with the church to establish a budget for the children/youth program and coordinate any fundraisers as needed -Select appropriate curriculum for the youth ministry and assist with selection of children’s curriculum -Communicate details of ongoing activities of youth (with students, parents, and with church members) via monthly business meetings, email, bulletin announcements, and the church website -Develop healthy relationships with parents of children and youth and be a visible support to students and parents -Attend conferences and staff development to strengthen services to children and youth -Recruit, organize, and oversee volunteers -Work with other church staff to implement programs and activities
Personal Expectations of Youth Pastor: -Demonstrate a strong Christian character, including moral and ethical integrity, and set and maintain appropriate boundaries -Demonstrate the appropriate training and/or experience in children/youth ministries -Demonstrate a willingness to be a “team player” with parents, volunteers, church staff, and the congregation at large -Demonstrate theological beliefs consistent with those of Enon Baptist Church -Demonstrate discipline in personal spiritual growth
Church’s Responsibilities to the Youth Pastor: -Show sensitivity to the physical, spiritual, and emotional needs of the youth pastor and family -Pray for the Youth Pastor and the children/youth ministry, affirm his/her efforts, and work with him/her toward the end goal of accomplishing God’s will in the church and community -Allow the Youth Pastor full responsibility for the children/youth program of the church with the privilege of calling on others for participation and assistance as needed -Acknowledge that we are all imperfect people seeking to serve a perfect God -Inform the Youth Pastor of any concerns or needs in a timely manner to insure harmony within the program -Provide regular feedback to youth pastor
Posting Dates: 
03/19/2019 to 10/01/2019
Job Type: 
Part time
Job Category: 
Church, Ministry
Contact Name: 
Pastor Steve Brown
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