Orchard Road Christian Center is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Youth Pastor. Candidate will provide pastoral support and leadership to high school age youth to assist them in spiritual maturity and guidance, while working closely with the Executive Pastor to coordinate programs and planning. Candidate will develop short and long range goals with emphasis on raising up youth leaders. The individual will develop ministry, small group and discipleship programs, and plan/lead retreats, missions trips, outreaches and evangelistic ministry opportunities. They will also provide youth services on Wed nights and Sun mornings. Candidate will be responsible for budget planning for high school programs and overseas administrative maintenance of the youth events calendar, and will participate in pastoral and ministry leadership meetings including strategy and long range planning. They are accountable for insuring departmental compliance with the Child Safety Program.
Candidate must have solid grounding in the Bible, show good judgement, instill and promote Christian Standards, have keen awareness of the needs of youth and be able to communicate at their level of understanding. They should enjoy working with youth, parents, and volunteers and have strong interpersonal skills to effectively interact with a diverse range of personalities. They must have strong organizational skills and have the ability to multitask, and be skillful in written and verbal communication.
Candidate must be born again and have the baptism of the Holy Spirit with the evidence of speaking in tongues. High School Diploma and minimum one year pastoral training or schooling in progress is required. Candidate must have a minimum of six months experience as intern within a youth ministry, and preferably one year minimum experience as Youth Pastor. Basic computer skills in Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and Powerpoint are required. Salary range is $40,000 – $50,000 per year, plus comprehensive benefit package.