KAMR

Korean-American Ministry Resources

Youth/Assistant Pastor

Redeeming Grace Church

Redeeming Grace Church (RGC) is a theologically conservative church located in the northern Chicago suburbs. We are a smaller yet stable congregation primarily comprised of English speaking Asian Americans that seeks to testify to God’s redeeming grace to the world.

Overview of Position

RGC is seeking a dedicated discipler to serve as FT youth/assistant pastor to oversee all aspects of our developing ministry for grades 6-12.  Our youth group is presently smaller in numbers but anticipate growth over the next couple of years (including internally).  Primary responsibilities will include discipleship of the youth and development & coordination of programs alongside leadership and volunteer leaders from the congregation.  Additional responsibilities will include occasional preaching during Sunday worship service and ministry related administrative tasks.

Responsibilities Summary

·        Pastoral care of the youth students and leaders.

·        Assume the role of primary teacher for the youth ministry.

·        Recruit, train, and mobilize a ministry team.

·        Coordinate Friday night youth gatherings and Sunday worship programs

·        Implement and develop a youth curriculum

·        Organize volunteer schedules and plan group events.

·        Participate in weekly staff meetings.

·        Effectively communicate and relate to the parents of youth.

·        Maintain open communication with church staff and leadership

·        Preach in the Sunday worship about 2 times per quarter and when requested.

·        Perform church ministry related administrative and office management tasks.

Qualifications

•                 Meets the biblical qualifications for church leadership – 1 Timothy 3, Titus 1, and 1 Peter 5.

•                 Graduate of or currently enrolled in the latter stages of a Christian ministerial/theological program.

•                 Has experience working and leading youth in a local church environment.

•                 Possesses commitment to a team approach of ministry including encouraging and developing team members and willingness to submit to church authority.

•                 Preaches and teaches God’s Word in a way that is Biblical and effective

•                 Able to create, organize, and implement a vision and strategy for youth ministry including Bible teaching, mission trips, and social events

Salary & benefits

·        35-40k

·        Health benefits available

Contact

Please submit letter of interest and resume to shijo71@gmail.com

To apply for this job email your details to shijo71@gmail.com