Korean-American Ministry Resources

Pastor of Lower Elementary

Emmanuel Presbyterian Church (“EPC”) is seeking a Lower Elementary Ministry Pastor (Full-time or Part-time Position) who can join our church. EPC is located in the heart of Silicon Valley and belongs to the Korean American Presbyterian Church (KAPC).

Position Summary

Reports to the senior Pastor and the Session
Serves as a pastoral team member, along with the Education Department elder,pastors, ministry deacons, teachers, and parents
Oversees and leads the Lower Elementary Ministry (Kindergarten – 1st grade) and serves as the Sparks Leaders for the AWANA ministry
Full-time or Part-time position
Full-time position requires additional ministries and administration work for the church.
Salary is commensurate with experience. Full time pastor’s benefits include a housing allowance)

Job Description

Lower Elementary Ministry
Organize, lead, and preach for the Lower Elementary Ministry worship services (Sunday, 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM).
Create, develop, and implement ministry curriculum that will serve children to grow as Christians
Coordinate the Lower Elementary Ministry events throughout the year
Recruit and train ministry volunteers
Partner with parents by providing guidance, support, and care for them to raise their children in the Lord

Take turns with the Awana director to lead and preach on Wednesday evenings
Help to recruit, lead, and train teachers to care for the AWANA members
Coordinate with the Awana director to plan and execute events for AWANA.
Attend church events and weekly pastoral meetings


Has graduated from an accredited seminary or is scheduled to graduate in 2024
Is legally able to work in the US
Has a personal calling to nurture children and support their families in the context of church
Has a Godly character and values to be a member of our pastoral staff
Commits to the EPC’s beliefs, vision, and ministry philosophy
We prefer someone who speaks English fluently and is competently aware of the Korean language and culture.


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)
2-3 References (contact info only)
Please send all required materials to “office@epcsj.org”.
If you have any questions, you may contact the senior pastor Sungho Park(sunghopark@epcsj.org,  +1 (408) 908-8762)

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