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Youth and Children's Ministry

Youth Pastor

The Light of Christ Church
Posted: 08/05/2022
Salary/Range: $20,000—$26,000 a year
Location
4000 W. Yale Ave., Denver
Description:

 

Youth Pastor

 

At:                         The Light of Christ Anglican Church (TLC), 4000 W. Yale Ave., Denver, CO 80219

Hours:                  20 hours

Salary:                  $20,000—$26,000 a year.

 

 

Overview

 

The Youth Pastor has oversight of TLC’s ministry to middle and high school students.

 

This position reports to the Sr. Pastor.

 

The goal of the youth pastor is to provide discipleship and formation for the Christian youth in a culturally relevant way while equipping them for the next phase of young adulthood.

 

This role requires a vibrant relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ, affirmed giftedness and a heart for youth, and a wholehearted commitment to the TLC family.

 

Job Description

Personal Discipleship

  • Must be committed to a growing personal relationship with Christ
  • Value corporate worship and Christian community in personal discipleship
  • Invest in healthy relationships with family and friends
  • Recognize and practice regular sabbath rest
  • Commit to spiritual and ministry growth through the engagement of good spiritual disciplines: prayer, the study of God’s word, materials that are profitable for growth in the ministry, etc.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee the youth ministry vision, content, and structure
  • Be the primary leader and teacher at youth meetings, gatherings, and other activities.
  • Implement an approach that appropriately engages youth of different stages (middle school and high school)
  • Seek to equip parents of youth as primary disciplers of their children through beneficial and biblically-aligned resources
  • Communicate regularly with parents about upcoming plans, updates, topics, etc.
  • Occasionally design and implement a special program for youth (mission trip, camping, volunteer activities, etc.) as may be appropriate and timely
  • Adhere to and enforce policies to ensure the safety of our youth
  • Take the lead in recruiting and supporting volunteers for the youth ministry
  • Facilitate a young adults’ group meeting about twice a month

 

Our Philosophy of Ministry to Youth

We believe that the youth phase is a significant formative stage in the life of young people. It is both impressionable and sensitive. We desire to see ways that God is already working in their lives, and walk alongside them as they mature into the young adult phase with the church being a safe place for those things to unfold.

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Two years of experience in the youth ministry
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • A clear testimony of humble and vibrant faith in the Lord Jesus Christ

 

Desired Strengths

  • Can take biblical principles and translate them for young people in a relevant way
  • Possess some level of musical ability for leading youth in worship during their gatherings
  • Can create a fun environment in the ministry
  • Can motivate volunteers
  • We also want to know ways to make you enjoy what you do

 

How to Apply

  • Send a cover letter and resume including at least three references to jobs@tlcdenver.org

 

About TLC

At The Light of Christ, our ministry goal is to see the power of the Gospel touch everyday people. Therefore, we hold the following values highly:

  1. Authentic worship
  2. Discipleship rooted in Scripture and connecting with our lives
  3. Community where people find a sense of belonging
  4. Seeking opportunities for a missional presence in our local community

 

To learn more about us, please visit www.tlcdenver.org.

To Apply: jobs@tlcdenver.org