Go back to the List of Ministry Positions

Part-time Youth Pastor

Posted by: Kirk Johnson

Posted date: Oct-02-2019

Location: Wabash, IN


The purpose of the Youth Pastor is to work with youth, 6th-12th grade, to introduce young people to Jesus, disciple them in spiritual growth, train them in serving God with their life, and help them develop healthy relationships with others.


  • A growing relationship with Jesus, surrendered to His leadership, and pursuing a holy life
  • Living in agreement with the Articles of Faith and Covenant of Christian Conduct as outlined in the Manual of the Church of the Nazarene
  • Gifted for ministry with a teachable spirit
  • Strong team player with pastoral staff, volunteer youth staff, and congregation
  • Dependable, responsible, self-motivated, organized, and creative
  • Has a passion for evangelism and outreach
  • Must pass background check and maintain current Ministry Safe Certificate
  • Uses discretion when posting on social media platforms, showing love and respect for all
  • Enrolled in or completed ministry education


  • Organize and oversee
    teaching for Sunday School
    youth group meetings:  teaching, games, activities
    ministry and missions opportunities in the church, community, and beyond
  • Develop and work with volunteers and/or youth council to plan events and grow leaders
  • Provide counseling and spiritual direction to youth on an individual basis
  • Maintain contact with students and parents, keeping them informed of ongoing activities
  • Help develop and oversee the youth ministry budget, managing student fees for events/trips in a timely fashion
  • Participate as needed and able in the overall ministry of the church
  • Report monthly to the Vision and Strategy Team and the Annual Church Meeting


  • Arrive early prior to the beginning of any scheduled event to ensure the necessary support staff and items are in place
  • Attend worship services and special meetings
  • Continued professional learning and development
  • Preach at least once a year (other opportunities available)
  • Part-time Hourly Commitment:  12-15 hours per week

 Financial Compensation:

  • $500 per month (distributed in the most beneficial way)
  • Will be re-evaluated each year with the hope of improving
Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location Wabash, IN
District Northeastern Indiana
State/Province Indiana
Position Title Part-time Youth Pastor
Position Classification Youth
PositionType Part-time
Deadline for Applications
Contact Information
Contact Preference Calls and Emails are welcome.
First & Last Name Kirk Johnson
Title Lead Pastor
Phone 260-563-3343
Email pastorkirkj@gmail.com