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Associate Youth Pastor

Posted by: Chris Canton

Posted date: Apr-01-2021

Location: New Braunfels, TX


The NBNAZ Youth Pastor position is currently a 24-28 hour/week part-time position. The main responsibility of the position is to minister to our great group of teenagers, by encouraging them to enter into a relationship with Jesus Christ and equipping them with the tools necessary to be life-long growing disciples.


Qualifications and Position Requirements:

  • Exhibits a personal and growing relationship with God, a teachable spirit, and a healthy family life.
  • Has two years of experience in youth ministry and has a personal spiritual life congruent with biblical mandates for a leader.
  • Has a ministry-related degree and either possesses or is working toward ministerial accreditation.
  • Senses a call to ministry, loves people, and has a passion for outreach, both personally and at the ministry level.
  • Loves to learn, and takes time to grow in their faith and in their ministerial identity.
  • Is an engaging teacher, with a strong biblical and theological background that is in agreement with doctrines of the Church of the Nazarene.
  • Is a gifted leader, capable of casting/imparting vision for ministry, possessing relational skills across all ages.
  • Models a heartbeat for reaching the community and beyond with the gospel.
  • Is inclusive, caring and accepting of all youth no matter what their age, gender, race, faith history and socio-economic status. All ministry activities should be planned with this in mind.


Youth Ministry Responsibilities:

  • Aim to lead teens to Christ and help them grow in their faith.
  • Plan and lead a weekly Wednesday Night youth gathering, incorporating biblical teaching, prayer, worship, discussion and games, all planned to engage the teens of the Church and our community.
  • Supply and/or lead Youth Discipleship time(s).
  • Shape the discipleship plan for the Youth Ministry
  • Recruit and shepherd volunteer youth workers.
  • Plan and schedule events throughout the year to build community through fellowship, service outreach and/or discipleship.
  • Maintain contact with students and parents, keeping them informed of ongoing activities and plans, through calendar, email, Facebook page, parent meetings, etc… (your normal means)
  • Manage student fees for events and trips and turn in all ministry-related expense receipts to the treasurer in a timely fashion.
  • Seek to integrate teens into the larger scope and ministry of the Church.
  • Encourage the youth to attend annual Nazarene District Youth events (Camps, Retreats, Regional gatherings at SNU)
  • Coordinate a Youth Ministry leadership team

Ministry Staff Expectations:

  • Committed to working alongside of other ministry team members to implement our church's mission
  • Be accountable to and submit monthly reports to the Lead Pastor outlining the previous month’s ministry, future plans and long-term goals.
  • Attend and participate in the leadership for Sunday Worship Services
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings
  • Help in the coordination of intergenerational fellowship, service and discipleship events for the church
  • Arrive at least 30 minutes early prior to the beginning of any scheduled event/ministry night to ensure all things are ready and set-up.
  • Assist in other duties in consultation with the Lead Pastor
Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location New Braunfels, TX
District South Texas
State/Province Texas
Position Title Associate Youth Pastor
Position Classification Youth
PositionType Part-time
Deadline for Applications May-30-2021
Contact Information
Contact Preference Send resumes by Email only.
First & Last Name Chris Canton
Title Lead Pastor
Email chris@nbnaz.org