Korean-American Ministry Resources

Youth Ministry Pastors

Full-TimeHalf-TimePart-Time Los Angeles, CA Young Nak Church of LA

Youth Ministry Full Time or Half-Time/ Part-Time Pastors

(2 Open Positions:  one Youth Pastor for Grades 9th through 12th and another Youth Pastor for Grades 6th through 8th)

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

Job Description: Duties and responsibilities

·         Preach weekly for Sunday service.

·         Plan and oversee Friday Night Fellowship gatherings.

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

·         Lead a group of volunteer teachers to shepherd and teach the students.

·         Communicate with parents by providing updates about ministry news and events.

·         Attend Tuesday meetings with full-time pastors 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 High School.

Other duties and responsibilities as required by the ministry

·         Graduated from an accredited seminary

·         Passionate about student ministries

·         Fluent in English

·         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)

·         Half-time/ part-time option is available for minimum 20 hours per week.  Estimated pay range is $2,000 – $2,500 per month.  Paid time-off is the only benefit available for the part-time option.

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

·         Dental allowance

·         Paid time-off

·         Annual defined benefit accrual


Required documents:

·         Resume/ CV

·         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 attention of  Human Resources Committee at office@youngnak.com


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