Korean-American Ministry Resources

Upper Elementary Ministry Pastor

Our church, Emmanuel Presbyterian Church (“EPC”), is seeking a Youth Ministry Pastor (Full-time Position) who will join our church. EPC is located in the heart of Silicon Valley and belongs to Korean American Presbyterian Church (KAPC). By God’s grace, we just celebrated our 40th year of faithful gospel ministry.


Position Summary

  • Reports to Senior Pastor and Session
  • Serves as a pastoral team member, along with Education Department elder and pastors, ministry deacon, teachers, and parents
  • Full-time position
  • Oversees and leads Upper Elementary Ministry (3rd-5th grade), AWANA, and Kid’s Club

Job Description

Upper Elementary Ministry

  • Organize, lead, and preach for Upper Elementary Ministry worship services (10 AM and 11:45 AM)
  • Create, develop, and implement ministry curriculum that will serve children to grow as Christians
  • Coordinate events throughout the year
  • Recruit and train for all ministry volunteers
  • Partner with parents by providing guidance, support, and care for them to raise their children in the Lord


  • Prepare, lead, and preach weekly on Wednesday evenings
  • Recruit, lead, and train teachers to care for AWANA kids
  • Coordinate a schedule for the year along with AWANA
  • Communicate well with parents

Kid’s Club

  • Prepare, lead, and preach every Wednesday as the “Facilitator” of the club
  • Communicate regularly with Kid’s Club Consultant
  • Develop a good relationship with George Mayne School staff, students, and school parents
  • Recruit and train teachers to teach and invite kids to church
  • Communicate lesson plans and prep crafts for teachers

Attend church events and weekly pastoral meetings



  • Graduated from accredited seminary or scheduled to graduate in December 2020
  • Legally able to work in the US
  • Calling to nurture children and support their families in the context of church
  • Godly character and values to be a member of our pastoral staff
  • Commitment to EPC’s beliefs, vision, and ministry philosophy
  • Fluent in English, awareness and competence in the Korean language and culture preferred


  • Curriculum Vitae (Please include a picture of yourself or family)
  • Testimony (Family, background, ministry experiences)
  • Statement of faith
  • 2 samples of sermon (online link preferred)
  • References (contact info only)

Please submit the requirements at office@epcsj.org.

To apply for this job email your details to office@kepc.org