Youth Director at The Crossing Church
Costa Mesa, CA 92627

The Youth Director is a full-time position requiring approximately 40 hours per week.

The individual in this role will work with Student Pastor to develop, implement, and oversee a comprehensive youth ministry program that engages, disciples, and empowers young people in our church and community.

Plan, organize, and lead weekly youth group meetings, Bible studies, and small
group discussions that are engaging, relevant, and spiritually nurturing.
Help develop and implement with Student Pastor age-appropriate curriculum for
youth ministry programs, including lessons, activities, and discussions that
promote spiritual growth and biblical understanding.
Collaborate with the Student Pastor to plan and execute special events, such as
retreats, mission trips, service projects, and outreach initiatives that foster
community, discipleship, and spiritual formation among youth.
Provide care and mentorship to students, offering guidance, support, and prayer as
they navigate the challenges of adolescence and grow in their faith.
Build and maintain positive relationships with youth, parents, and volunteers,
serving as a role model and demonstrating Christian character and leadership.
Assist in recruiting, training, and supervising youth ministry volunteers, ensuring
they are equipped and empowered to serve effectively in their roles.
Maintain regular communication with parents, keeping them informed about youth
ministry programs, events, and opportunities for involvement.
Utilize social media and other digital platforms to engage youth, promote ministry
programs, and foster community among participants.
Participate in regular youth ministry meetings, contribute to the overall vision and
strategy of the church, and collaborate with other ministry leaders to ensure
integration and alignment of youth ministry with the broader church mission.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Student Pastor or church leadership,
supporting the overall goals and objectives of the youth ministry and the church as
a whole.

Required for Employment:
Growing walk with Jesus Christ, exemplified by a life of obedience and example
Whole-heartedly supports and models the mission, vision and values of The
Regularly attends weekend services
Pursues relationships and extends invitations for weekend services to nonbelievers
Participates in a Small Group
Faithfully tithes
Relates and works well with church staff and leadership core
Proven leader and vision caster who will guide the CSM team of leaders and
volunteers by casting vision, training and deploying.
Ability to work positively in a team environment.
Excellent communication and organizational skills


The Crossing Church
2115 Newport Blvd
Costa Mesa, California 92627


Angela Pruitt
[email protected]


Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
$50000-$60000 per year
Ordained position
Exempt status
Working with Adolescents
Church Ministry