Korean-American Ministry Resources

Youth Pastor

About Podowon Baptist Church and its youth ministry

Podowon Baptist Church (www.podowon.org) is located in the City of Carson, approximately 20 miles south of Los Angeles, California. PBC has been in the Southbay region for over 30 years from 1990. Our senior pastor has been with the church since the year 2000 and has led it through fruitful ministry using the House Church model.

Our youth ministry currently consists of about 35 students ranging from grades 7 to 12, and is meeting in-person for Sunday and Friday gatherings. (COVID-19 considerations: All members are currently required to wear masks, social distance, and hand-sanitize)

Job Description

The youth pastor will encourage, lead, and support students to develop their faith in Christ and their love for others in Christ. This is a part-time position: Friday night and Sunday commitment with one midweek morning staff meeting required.

The Youth Pastor will be responsible for:

  • Shepherding the students in Sunday worship services and Friday night youth fellowship/Bible studies
  • Encouraging and equipping the student leadership team (currently 4-5 student leaders)
  • Keeping parents in the loop concerning their children’s spiritual progress
  • Organizing annual church events like summer and winter retreats, Christmas presentations, etc., (coordinating with the pastoral staff, volunteer teachers, and PTA when necessary)

The Youth Pastor will be required to:

  • Be a believer and disciple of Jesus Christ
  • Have the calling to love and serve the youth
  • Have a seminary degree or be currently enrolled in an accredited theological seminary.

Ministry experience and Korean language is a plus but not absolutely required.


  • $2,000/month gross.

Start Date

  • From October 1 or as soon as possible

If interested, please send your resume and a recent sermon video to davidwkim@gmail.com. We look forward to meeting you!

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