Youth Pastor at Vintage Church Paadena
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for an experienced, Spirit filled, loving, and organized Youth Pastor to build and nurture 11-18s ministry at our new building in central Pasadena. The successful candidate will have a genuine passion for bringing young people to Jesus and discipling them toward whole life discipleship. They will be gifted and skilled in overseeing our

Middle School Group &  High School Group

The successful candidate will be an excellent, fun, communicator, who works well under pressure with staff, volunteers and children. They will help plan curriculum, organize schedules and run Sunday and other events. They will love Jesus passionately and want to pass this faith onto our young people.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee our two Sunday VYouth groups (Middle School & Highschool), teaching 3-4 Sundays per month.
  • Recruit, coordinate, equip, and support adult volunteers to run activities and equipping leaders to disciple students, in safe and impactful ways.
  • When appropriate, partner with other Christian groups in Pasadena.
  • Facilitate weekly 1-2-1s with students, discipling our youth toward whole life discipleship..
  • Alongside the VFamilies Director, build a curriculum of evangelism and discipleship for students attending VYouth.
  • Build a midweek program of youth activities.
  • Oversee the VYouth facilities including resources and equipment.
  • Work to an agreed VYouth budget keeping accurate records as required.
  • Work to an agreed VYouth budget keeping accurate records as required.
  • Ensure compliance with Child Protection policies including guidelines on check-in, ratios, leaders, health and safety and criminal background checks.
  • Encourage and shepherd youth to participate in appropriate missions. Lead and direct a mission’s trip and a summer camp each year.
  • Meet with Youth Ministry Team at least quarterly to plan upcoming events.
  • Participate wholeheartedly in the staff team being flexible, enthusiastic, and willing to perform a wide range of duties required within the VYouth ministry

Requirements

  • Be a committed follower of Christ with a passion and ability to minister the Gospel to 11-18 year olds.
  • Be prayerful and responsive to the leading of the Spirit.
  • Be an excellent, fun and creative communicator to young people.
  • Have a track record of organizing teams of volunteers, ideally in work with young people.
  • Be able to plan age appropriate sessions and curriculum which balance fun with Biblical teaching and encountering the Holy Spirit.
  • Hold a degree level qualification in Youth ministry or an equivalent youth related experience.
  • Be a highly motivated self-starter, able to work independently and part of a staff team
  • Be organized and IT proficient, working in a timely and flexible manner within a larger staff team.
  • Be available to work 20 hours per week including Sundays and other hours as agreed.
  • Be a committed member of Vintage Church Pasadena.

Address

Vintage Church Paadena
464 E Walnut Avenue
Pasadena, California 91101

Contact

Ben Chase
6262671098
church@vintagepasadena.com

Website

www.vintagepasadena.com

Location
Pasadena, CA
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
20
Pay rate
23
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Communication
Creative Thinking
Leadership
Next Gen Ministry
Pastoral
Industries
Church Ministry