Job Description

First Baptist Church of La Vernia is a vibrant and growing Family of Faith

approximately thirty miles east of downtown San Antonio. We are currently in

search of a full-time Youth Pastor who will inspire students to find life in

Christ. The Youth Pastor will be responsible for providing pastoral and

program leadership and support to 6th-12th grade students and their


General Qualifications:

. We desire one who has experience in leading and being a part of Youth


. One who exhibits a steadfast love for Christ and a heartfelt passion for

students and families. 

. One who consistently models the love of Christ in both his attitude and


. One who can provide leadership and creativity to a growing youth ministry,

while executing the mission and vision of FBCLV.

. One who demonstrates strong leadership, teaching, equipping, and

encouraging abilities.

. One who is well organized and has the ability to communicate effectively

(written & verbally).

. One who has an excellent knowledge of the word of God.

. One who is a team player who supports other staff members and ministries


. One that has a sense of humor and is able to engage with students and

their families.

General Responsibilities:

. Plan, coordinate, and provide oversight of all youth activities.

. Lead special events, camps, retreats, and fellowships for teenagers.

. Plan, organize, and lead the training of youth workers in a comprehensive

program of child safety and child abuse awareness and prevention. Be

responsible for the safety of youth at church sponsored activities.

. Select age-appropriate curriculum and materials, supplies, and space to be

used by youth in collaboration with other church staff.

. Attend all worship services and be available before and after to minister

as needed.

. Ensure all matters of confidentiality are kept with integrity.

. Develop a yearly budget for youth programs and ensure that proper

expenditure procedures are followed for all youth ministry expenses.

Interested Candidates Should Email:

. Resume.

. Picture of yourself and spouse/family (if applicable). Please place photo

at the end of the resume.

. Cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position.

. Please include at least three references of people who have first-hand

knowledge of your passion, experience, and impact as a leader in the areas

and duties described in this job description.

Accepting resumes until 02/10/21

Experience Required
1 – 5 years


Education Required
High school diploma

Date Posted
2 years ago
La Vernia, Texas

Baptist: SBC

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