Korean-American Ministry Resources

Pastor of Christian Education

Full Time Pastor of Christian Education

Young Nak Church of Los Angeles, presbyterian denominational church, is actively searching for a full-time Pastor of Christian Education who can lead the departments with curriculum in English. Every Sunday about 130 teachers serve, on average, about 420 students from infants to college.  We are a multi- generational of 3000+ with a strong foundation of nearly 50 years of ministry.  Our loving, motivated, and compassionate congregation needs a dynamic visionary individual to lead the children.

Job Description: Duties and responsibilities

–          Lead a bilingual team made of pastors (full-time and part-time) overseeing 14 ministries, which include Korean School, and AWANA, as well as the traditional age groups of Christian education

–          Working together with Education Pastors to develop a program

o   Overseeing & organizing the program as a whole

o   Overseeing the leaders involved

o   Connecting with the students to further expand discipleship

–          Cooperate with the department elder who leads a team of 10 ordained deacons, the PTA, and other volunteer church officers focusing primarily on administrative and financial matters of the 14 ministries

–          Spearhead efforts for all Friday nights, Wednesday nights, retreats and other major events such as Palm Sunday, Easter, VBS, grad banquets, leaders’ appreciation, fall festival, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and etc.

–          Collaborate with a team of full-time associate pastors to provide comprehensive family ministry focusing on excellent student care, teacher unity and parent communication

–          Participate in monthly session (elder board) meetings and some special session meetings as requested

–          Report directly to the Senior Pastor for supervision, guidance and counseling



Strong administrative, organizational, communicative, and leadership skills

Minimum 3 years of full-time local church ministry in similar context

MDiv completed and ordained; Presbyterian

Fluent in English;

Able to communicate in Korean



Salary – Depending on Education and Experience

Benefits – Health Insurance

Expense Fund – Depending on Education and Experience


Required documents:

Resume, 1 photo

Testimony of faith

2 letters of recommendation

Video of recent sermon


Submit above documents to: Personnel Committee / office@youngnak.com

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