Seeking Full-time Youth Pastor

Job Description

Living Water Bible Church of San Diego invites applicants for a full-time Youth Pastor to serve youth (6-12th grade, mostly 2nd generation Chinese-Americans)
We are seeking a Godly, caring individual with a loving shepherd’s heart to disciple and build up the next generation of Christ-followers. We are looking for a strong communicator who is able to minister to youth and their families. This person needs to have experience and understanding of the unique nature of youth ministry. Ideally the candidate is currently in seminary or a seminary graduate of within 5 years with a passion and calling for youth ministry. We require the candidate to have experience and/or training in youth ministry. The candidate must be fluent in English.

Contact  Clarence Chiu
Email Youthministersearch@lwbcsd.org
Church Website www.lwbcsd.org

Responsibilities

  1.  Preach in youth service
  2. Program oversight for the youth ministry (junior and senior high) – includes the following areas
    a. Sunday Youth Service
    b. Sunday School
    c. Friday ministry – Youth Fellowship program
    d. Missions trips – local and overseas
    e. Retreat – 1x a year collaboration with other CBC churches
    f. Parent Ministry – 2-3x a year parent gatherings to assist them in youth related issues
  3. Leadership Development
    a. Core team – youth leaders
    b. Volunteer development – adult volunteers
  4. Administrative
    a. Provide communication and delegation for youth ministry activities
    b. Report and participate in Deacon board meetings
    c. Report to Senior Pastor/Joint Leadership Team

Qualifications

  1. Aligns with theology and vision and direction of LWBC
  2. Exemplifies passion for youth ministry
  3. Has a vision for youth ministry
  4. Willing to work in a cross-cultural ministry environment
  5. Exemplifies a lifestyle aligned with their faith and understanding of the gospel
  6. Has experience and/or training with youth ministry and youth related issues
  7. Current student or seminary graduate or comparable education/experience.
  8. Strong communicator and team player
  9. English fluency required, Mandarin is a plus