Korean-American Ministry Resources

College Ministry Pastor

Young Nak Church of Los Angeles (YNC) is a Korean American presbyterian church located in Los Angeles (Lincoln Heights).  Our church is searching for a FULL-TIME college ministry pastor reporting directly to the Christian Education Pastor to serve alongside lay leaders, deacons, and elders to shepherd and lead the college students.

Job Description: Duties and responsibilities

·         Preach weekly for Sunday service.

·         Plan and lead college Friday nights gatherings and bible study.

·         Plan and lead bi-annual (Summer and Winter) retreats.

·         Provide pastoral leadership for the student core team, Small Group Leaders, Praise and Media Team, and Staff.

·         Build personal relationships with students and staff by visiting them on campus, at work in person or virtually.

·         Attend Tuesday full time pastors’ meetings and Friday meetings with education department pastors.

·         Meet with students outside of Sunday services to provide encouragement and support.

·         Plan and execute events and activities pertaining to College Ministry.

·         Other duties and responsibilities as required by the ministry.



·         Graduated from an accredited seminary, preferably with MDiv.

·         Passionate about college students’ ministries

·         Fluent in English. The ability to communicate in Korean is preferred.

·         Authorized to work in the United States



·         Annual compensation range for full-time position, including parsonage and ministry allowances: $55,000 – $68,000 (depends on experience)

·         Medical and life insurance benefits (premiums fully paid by YNC)

·         Paid time-off

·         Annual defined benefit accrual


Required documents:

·         Resume/ CV with your photo.

·         Testimony of faith

·         2 letters of recommendation

·         Video of recent sermon (YouTube & Vimeo links are also acceptable)


Please submit the above documents to the Human Resources Committee at office@youngnak.com.

To apply for this job email your details to office@youngnak.com