Job Board

man walking into building

Youth and Children's Ministry

Youth Minister

First Baptist Church of Dexter
Posted: 03/10/2022
Dexter, Missouri

Job Title: Student Minister

Reports to: Pastoral team 

Position Status: Full-Time 

Purpose: Oversee the student ministries 

Job Responsibilities and Duties: 



– Cast vision: communicate philosophy of ministry as aligned with the overall vision for FBC

– Be proactive in understanding culture surrounding today’s generation of families and their students

– Organize and lead appropriate trips and programs like: D-NOW, Summer Camps, Mission trips, Youth Retreats, Sunday Morning, and Wednesday night Activities.

– Attend school activities when possible

– Research, recommend, and approve all curriculum used in the student ministry. 

     – Recruit, train, and schedule all teachers and support staff. 

     – Shepherd youth and reinforce their Christian connection with family and their community, through building personal relationships with your leaders and students

     – Develop and strengthen a partnership between the church and parents to nurture the faith of students and their families. 



– Maintain records and contact/emergency information for all student participants and volunteers. 

– Organize classrooms and ministry areas to ensure their safety and  cleanliness. 

– Proactively complete background checks for all teachers and workers. – Work closely with the Finance Secretary regarding budgeting, managing expenditures, and accounting for the student ministry. 


– In cooperation with other children and youth ministers, ensure children are developing spiritually.

– Be a team player and facilitate unity among the staff with words and actions

– Continue an ongoing education by attending conferences and classes as opportunities arises

– Maintain a growing and loving relationship with Jesus 

– Maintain proper priorities in your home and be the spiritual leader to your spouse and children



To apply for this job, please click here

To Apply: