Associate Pastor of Youth and Families

Associate Pastor of Youth and Families

Position Description

Position Summary:

  • The primary responsibility of the Associate Pastor of Youth and Families is to oversee and provide leadership for the youth (6th – 12th grade) at New England Bible Church.  This position will work closely with the Senior Pastor, staff, and volunteers.

Responsibilities:

  • Pastor a comprehensive Student Ministry program that spiritually develops and challenges youth, provides education and resources to parents, and integrates young people into the church body
  • Provide discipleship, accountability, and counseling for youth and their families
  • Teach weekly Sunday School and Youth Group lessons
  • Plan a yearly calendar of retreats, events, and service opportunities
  • Lead a group of adult Student Ministry volunteers
  • Work alongside a church staff and elder board
  • Provide other ministerial duties as necessary and according to gifting

Experience/Education:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in a field related to ministry
  • Possess at least three years of experience in a vocational or volunteer position where youth were a main focus of the ministry

 Personal Qualifications:

  • Fulfill the requirements of a church leader in passages such as 1st Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9
  • Lead a mature and God-honoring lifestyle that will serve as an example to the students and the church at large
  • Be in agreement with the NEBC Statement of Faith
  • Have strong teaching, communication, organizational, and leadership skills
  • Able to relate to and lead teams of people from diverse economic, racial, and social backgrounds

Work Schedule:

  • This is a full-time position.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and references to searchteam@nebible.org, with “Associate Pastor of Youth and Families” in the subject line.