KAMR

Korean-American Ministry Resources

We are prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor to lead and shepherd Youth group students (100-150 in 6th-12th grades). We are seeking a candidate who has a clear calling for Youth ministry, is passionate about serving Youth group members and making disciples, and a team player with other pastoral staff, under the supervision of the Senior Pastor.

Type: Full-time

Responsibilities:
– Lead Sunday worship for youth group, including preaching, overseeing the student praise team and all aspects of worship
– Lead Saturday activities, prayer nights and small group discussion for youth group
– Develop Bible study curriculum
– Provide teacher development: recruit, inspire, and train Bible study teachers
– Lead student leadership and discipleship training
– Offer pastoral care for youth members including counseling
– Organize special events: such as youth mission trips (summer), retreats (summer and winter), revival praise night (once a year)
– Communicate with church leaders and PTA
– Coordinate with the children’s ministry staff for any needs of collaboration
– Collaborate with other church groups for additional church-wide events (e.g. church-wide overseas mission trip, VBS, Korean summer school)
– Participate in weekly pastoral staff meetings and in monthly education department meetings

Qualifications:
– Master of Divinity from accredited seminary
– At least 1-3 years of youth ministry experience preferred
– Fluency in English (bilingual with Korean strongly preferred)
– A strong sense of calling to local church ministry, particularly student ministry
– A self-starter, able to proactive in work and responsibilities
– Strong ability to develop and maintain effective working and interpersonal relationships
– Strong leadership and equipping skills
– Strong sense of integrity and responsible conduct (with self certification of sexual misconduct)

Compensation: DOE

Benefits: Medical, continuing education allowance

Application materials:
If interested, please send the following documents to the address below by Oct. 30th, 2022.
– Resume with picture
– Copies of undergraduate and seminary diplomas
– If ordained, a copy of certificate of ordination
– Two recommendation letters (one from a pastor and one from a lay person) – this person cannot be a relative
– Two recent sermons (audio/video file in cd, dvd or web-link)
– Personal testimony/Ministry vision statement (1-2 pages)
– Applicants must also be willing to undergo a background check

To submit application documents:
Email to akpc.youth.psc.2022@gmail.com (subject line with AKPC YG Search) or mail to: Austin Korean Presbyterian Church
Youth Pastor Search Committee c/o Byungyoung Choi
12311 Natures Bend. Austin, TX 78753

Church Information:
Austin Korean Presbyterian Church is an ECO church, located in Austin, TX.
(Website: http://www.akpc.org)
If you have any questions, please contact Byungyoung Choi at
akpc.youth.psc.2022@gmail.com.

To apply for this job email your details to akpc.youth.psc.2022@gmail.com