Job Description

Fortsonia Baptist Church


Fortsonia Baptist Church is located in Elberton, GA with 80 to 100 attendees. We are a member of the Southern Baptist Convention. We are looking for a full-time Youth Pastor to join us.


Minimum Qualifications & Responsibilities:


·       A calling to pastoral ministry with a heart for youth.

·       Strive to maintain an active and growing relationship with the Lord. Evident belief in God and the church.

·       Provide counseling to youths and help them realize their individual Godly goals.

·       Build and strengthen student relationships with one another through personal, direct, and pastoral conversation.

·       Administer and plan numerous youth programs like evangelism, retreats and Bible study sessions.

·       Coordinate with parents of youth group members regarding their children’s involvement and participation in the church.

·       Assist in organizing and compiling of Sunday school curriculum.

·       Participate and contribute to church meetings.

·       Train and recruit volunteers for efficient implementation of church programs.

·       Train youths on how to be future faith-filled leaders and set up programs to facilitate spiritual growth.

·       Develop and maintain effective relationships with various leaders in the community for purposes of swift outreach programs.

·       Excellent communication and interpersonal skills accompanied by a positive attitude with young students in the church.

·       Great computer and creativity skills in designing new and entertaining ways for students to learn about life in Christ and faith values.

·       Ability to deal with and relate to young people by earning their respect and trust. Not just be their friend.

·       Excellent organization and supervision skills.

·       Strong management and leadership skills in educating and preaching religious messages.

·       Availability to work extended hours and during weekends.

·       Proficiency in evangelical studies and youth ministry.

·       Education: 4-year Bachelors in a ministry-related field. Masters degree would be a plus.

·       Married with a wife also involved in the church.

·       Demonstrated experience with these listed responsibilities.


Preferred Qualifications:


·       Musically gifted. Can lead or assist leading worship. (Or has a wife with musical talent)

·       Assist in directing Wednesday night services for all age groups of children.

·       Ability to fill the pulpit in the absence of the senior pastor.


Compensation & Benefits:


·       We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and responsibilities.

·       403(b) plan is available.



How to Apply:


Please email your resume to Daryl West at [email protected] along with any questions you may have.


About Fortsonia Baptist Church

Fortsonia Baptist Church is located in Elberton, GA with 80 to 100 attendees. We are a member of the Southern Baptist Convention. We are looking for a full-time Youth Pastor to join us. 

Experience Required
1-5 years

Type
Full-time

Education Required
Bachelor's Degree

Date Posted
11 months ago
Location
Elberton, Georgia

Denomination
Baptist: SBC

Church Size
0-100 people


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