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Children/Youth Pastor

Northside Baptist Church

Science Hill, KY

Part-Time Ministry Position




Northside Baptist Church, located in Science Hill, Kentucky, is seeking a part-time Children/Youth pastor to lead a Bible based ministry program and activities while also developing relationships with the students, their families and the community. The youth pastor should be passionate about leading people to Jesus and one who loves teaching the Word of God. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] and should be submitted by March 27th, 2020.



Job Description

Reports to:
Senior Pastor

Qualifications and Position Requirements:

  • One who exhibits a personal and growing relationship with God, a teachable spirit, and a healthy family life.
  • Experience working with children, middle and senior high youth ministry, basic administrative skills, and a personal spiritual life congruent with biblical mandates for leaders (1 Timothy 3:1-7).
  • One who is capable of creating and executing a long-term vision for youth ministry.
  • One who is gifted and is called to youth ministry, loves young people, and has a passion for evangelism and outreach, both personally and at the ministry level.
  • An engaging teacher, with a strong biblical and theological background, who is in agreement with the baptist statement of faith (Baptist Faith & Message 2000)
  • A self-motivated leader, capable of casting and conveying vision for ministry, possessing relational skills with students, parents, and other staff and church members.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Scope At present, the following ministries are involved: children, teenagers, and young adults. Ministries shall be age-defined and involve various purposes within each age-group, i.e. outreach, worship, fellowship, discipleship and ministry.
  • Lead and organize effective youth programs implementing fellowship, worship, biblical teaching, discipleship, and evangelism, as well as ministry and mission opportunities.
  • Recruit, train and shepherd volunteer youth staff with diverse gifts and personalities.
  • Provide counseling and spiritual direction to youth on an individual basis.
  • Maintain contact with students and parents, keeping them informed of ongoing activities. Keep parents updated on ministry strategies and plans in a way that encourages partnership and involvement.
  • Support parents in effectively fulfilling their Christian parenting roles, in concert with the Pastor.
  • Assist in the development and oversight of the youth ministry budget; also manage student fees for events and trips in a timely fashion. Keep thorough records of permission and slips and waivers.
  • Seek to integrate youth ministry into all phases of church life to create a culture that is intentionally intergenerational, striving to unite with and complement other church ministries.
  • Participate as needed or requested in the evaluation and development of the overall church ministry.
  • Other duties as required.


  • Arrive 45 minutes prior to the beginning of any scheduled event to ensure the necessary support staff and items are in place. (i.e. Sunday 9:00 a.m. and Wednesday 5:45 p.m.).
  • Grow youth ministry in meaningful ways.
  • Weekly one hour one-on-one mentoring by the Senior Pastor so he may provide encouragement, direction, support, and challenge you toward holiness and righteousness.
  • Attend worship services, prayer service, and special meetings.
  • Be in general agreement and support of Southern Baptist causes.
  • Present semi-annual ministry updates and goals for the coming year.
  • Present a yearly youth budget proposal.
  • Stay current with youth ministry practices by reading, attending youth leadership conferences, etc.
  • Preach and teach on occasion in the absence of the Senior Pastor.
  • Must be willing to submit to an extensive background check (as well as spouse, if married).




Range of $250 per week


Jackie Whitis
832 W. Hwy. 635
Science Hill, KY 42553
[email protected]