Part Time Youth Pastor Position



[Part-time Position]:

To be responsible for the development and oversight of all ministries to junior high and senior high youth with the goal of our youth becoming mature followers of Jesus Christ.

Reports to: Lead Pastor

Position Requirements:

  • Must exhibit a spiritual life congruent with biblical mandates for leaders (1 Tim. 3:1-7).
  • Must possess a minimum of a high school diploma (bachelors preferred), basic administrative skills, and teaching skills.
  • Must love young people and have a passion for building up the youth ministry through instruction, evangelism and discipleship.
  • Must agree with LBC’s “Statement of Faith” and “Membership Covenant.”
  • Must be a self-motivated leader, capable of casting vision for ministry, planning youth events, recruiting volunteers and communicating with parents, volunteers and staff.
  • Must be willing to work as a team player on LBC’s staff, which might entail performing other ministry related jobs.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and organize effective youth activities which would include: biblical teaching, discipleship, evangelism, fellowship, retreats and ministry and mission opportunities.
  • Recruit, train and shepherd volunteer youth staff to help in the ministry.
  • Provide counseling and spiritual direction to youth on an individual basis.
  • Maintain contact with students and parents, keeping them informed of ongoing activities.
  • Teach the youth on Wednesday nights and during Sunday School. 
  • Oversight of the youth ministry budget; also manage student fees for events and trips in a timely fashion.
  • Drive the church bus to help transport students to and from church functions.


  • Starting from scratch you will have the chance to grow the youth ministry as God gives you vision and opportunity.
  • Be mentored by the Lead Pastor, remaining accountable and responsive to his oversight of the church.
  • Be punctual and attend worship services on a weekly basis and staff meetings on a monthly basis.
  • Present semi-annual ministry updates and goals for the coming year to the Pastor.
  • Participate in a yearly job performance review.
  • Present an annual youth budget proposal.
  • Promote youth activities through media and other forms of communication.


  • Youth minister will be paid $200 weekly starting out.
  • Youth minister will be allowed 2 weeks of vacation / personal time each year.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a resume to Pastor Derrick McCarson via email at . Be sure and include references with your resume. Also feel free to visit our church website at

Liberty Baptist Church

875 Monte Vista Rd.

Candler, NC 28715