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Youth and College Pastor

Milestones Church

Spartanburg, SC

Full-Time Ministry Position
SC, Spartanburg - Milestones Church  |  YOUTH AND COLLEGE PASTOR Image Shadow
SC, Spartanburg - Milestones Church  |  YOUTH AND COLLEGE PASTOR Image Shadow
SC, Spartanburg - Milestones Church  |  YOUTH AND COLLEGE PASTOR Image Shadow


Southern Baptist


Milestones Church in Spartanburg, SC, is looking for someone to serve in the role of leading our Youth and College Ministry. We are a small non-traditional church (pre-COVID average of 200-250 on Sunday morning) with conservative values. We have a great staff and strong teamwork, and the right fit to fill this position on our team is just as important as competence in the ministry areas. If you have a desire and a call to serve God in the local church, and you have a heart for middle school, high school, and college students, please read on and consider sending a resume. Please be sure to include a PICTURE (include family, if you can) and a COVER LETTER letting us know why this job is appealing to you.


  • Create, organize, and implement an overall System Design for Youth Ministry (vision, mission statement, and strategy) that is in keeping with the vision, mission, and philosophy of the church and lead the Youth Ministry family to share the vision
  • Provide creative, discipleship-focused programming for middle school and high school students for weekly meetings
  • Create a balance between outreach/evangelism and discipleship
  • Oversee and administer the annual Youth budget
  • Plan and implement programming and events for Youth, Youth leaders, and Youth parents
  • Engage parents to partner with ministry
  • Provide opportunities for Youth to be directly involved in missions, both locally and away
  • Recruit, enlist, and train Youth leaders who will carry out the Youth Ministry mission
  • Invest in the lives of students by building relationships with them in the most effective way possible
  • Oversee scheduling and planning of all youth trips and events
  • Create a presence on school campuses to get acquainted with non-churched youth and to continually build relationships
  • Maintain good communications with youth, parents, and youth volunteers
  • Network with other Youth Pastors in the community to support Youth in strengthening campus ministries
  • Establish and develop a ministry to college students
  • Work within the whole ministry of the church to help integrate students into the life and mission of Milestones Church


We are looking for the following qualities in this position:

  • Heart for God
  • Understanding of/sensitivity to the issues impacting students in today‚Äôs culture
  • Love for students and building relationships
  • Passion for reaching students for Christ
  • Teachable
  • Loyal to the vision and staff of Milestones Church and protection of the unity of the church
  • Be passionate about spending time with youth, both in a ministry context and in their world.
  • Demonstrate strong communication, administrative, and team-building skills.




Commensurate with experience


Hub Blankenship
885 Simuel Road
Spartanburg, SC 29301
(864) 621-6655
[email protected]