Korean-American Ministry Resources

Austin Korean Presbyterian Church is seeking a full-time Youth Pastor



We are prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor to lead and shepherd Youth group students (80-90 in 6th-12th grades). We are seeking a candidate who has a clear calling for Youth ministry, is passionate about serving Youth group members and making disciples, and a team player with other pastoral staff, under the supervision of Senior Pastor.






–       Lead Sunday worship for youth group, including preaching, overseeing the student praise team and all aspects of worship

–        Lead Saturday activities, prayer nights and small group discussion for youth group

–       Develop Bible study curriculum

–       Provide teacher development: recruit, inspire, and train Bible study teachers

–       Lead student leadership and discipleship training

–       Offer pastoral care for youth members including counseling

–       Organize special events: such as youth mission trips (summer), retreats (summer and winter), revival praise night (once a year)

–       Communicate with church leaders and PTA

–       Coordinate with the children’s ministry staff for any needs of collaboration

–       Collaborate with other church groups for additional church-wide events (e.g. church-wide overseas mission trip, VBS, Korean summer school)

–       Participate in weekly pastoral staff meetings and in monthly education department meetings



–       Master of Divinity from accredited seminary

–       At least 3 years of youth ministry experience preferred

–       Fluency in English (bilingual with Korean strongly preferred)

–       A strong sense of calling to local church ministry, particularly student ministry

–       A self-starter, able to proactive in work and responsibilities

–       Strong ability to develop and maintain effective working and interpersonal relationships

–       Strong leadership and equipping skills

–        Strong sense of integrity and responsible conduct

(with self certification of sexual misconduct)


Compensation: DOE

Benefits: Medical, continuing education allowance


Application materials:

If interested, please send the following documents to the address below. Application reviews will begin July 15, 2019 and will continue until a successful candidate is selected.

–       Resume with picture

–       Copies of undergraduate and seminary diplomas

–       If ordained, a copy of certificate of ordination

–       Two recommendation letters (one from a pastor and one from a lay person) – this person cannot be a relative

–       Two recent sermons (audio/video file in cd, dvd or web-link)

–       Personal testimony/Ministry vision statement (1-2 pages)

–       Applicants must also be willing to undergo a background check


To submit application documents:

Email to akpc.search@gmail.com (subject line with AKPC YG Search) or mail to


Austin Korean Presbyterian Church

Youth Pastor Search Committee

c/o Elder Hyon Han

12311 Natures Bend.

Austin, TX 78753

Church Information:

Austin Korean Presbyterian Church is an ECO church, located in Austin, TX. Average Sunday attendance is about 700 including children. (Website: http://www.akpc.org)

If you have any questions, please email to akpc.search@gmail.com, or contact Elder Hyon Han at hyonhan@gmail.com.

To apply for this job email your details to hyonhan@gmail.com