Korean-American Ministry Resources

Delaware Korean United Methodist Church (DKUMC)

Position: Youth Ministry Pastor

Job Type: Full-Time (May consider Part-Time)

Salary: Negotiable


·         Full-Time: Responsible for the Student (6th -12th grade) and Children Ministry (K-5th grade)

·         Part-Time: Responsible for the Student Ministry (6th-12th grade)

Responsibility includes but is not limited to:

·         Implementing and carrying out a vision for the ministry

·         Preaching on Sunday worship services, counseling, leading bible studies, and recruiting and training bible study teachers

·         Partnering with parents to help their children grow spiritually

·         Working with the pastoral staff and senior pastor

·         Attending Parent and Department meetings

·         Yearly activities – retreats, mission trips, vacation bible school, lock-ins, outings, Christmas production, etc.


·         Possessing solid knowledge and understanding of the Scripture and ministry practices through a combination of formal education and experience

·         Graduated from (or attending for Part-Time) an accredited seminary

·         Having at least 2 years of pastoral or related experience preferred for the Full-Time position

·         Excellence in working with the congregation and diverse individuals

·         Having fluency in English (Proficiency in Korean is preferred but not required)

·         Having good computing skills

·         UMC preferred but open to all the other denominations

·         Eligibility to work in the United States


Applicants should submit (1) a cover letter summarizing the candidate’s interest in the position and relevant experience, (2) a statement describing the candidate’s testimony and pastoral philosophy and vision, (3) a complete resume or curriculum vitae, and (4) the names and contact information of three references, at least one of which can attest to the candidates pastoral experience.

Please submit your application to (via email):

Subject: DKUMC Pastor-Parish Relations Committee
Chair: Dr. DaeRyong Kim
Email: drkim23@yahoo.com

To apply for this job email your details to drkim23@yahoo.com