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Associate for Youth Ministry – Washington, DC


The National Presbyterian Church (NPC) is seeking an Associate for Youth Ministry, to support their growing and active youth ministry. The Associate for Youth Ministry will work with the Director of Youth Ministry to develop the relational aspect of the existing youth ministry programs, specifically with a focus on boys’ discipleship. NPC is an historic and vibrant Presbyterian Church (USA) congregation located in northwest Washington DC, near American University.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Developing discipleship relationships with individual youth and building relationships with families
  • Developing a connection plan, to ensure that every youth is contacted at least once/year.
  • Implementing a new visitor follow-up process.
  • Supporting weekly Sunday school and youth Group, as well as special events such as retreats.
  •  Recruiting, training, and developing new and current volunteers for the above programs.
  •  If applicable, developing a youth worship component on Sunday mornings, and developing youth leadership in music.


  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent ministry experience
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm for working with youth, with a willing spirit to serve and be used by God in the lives of youth.
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn, to be mentored and taught, and to improve leadership skills.
  • Good skills in listening and oral communication.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage responsibilities with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work creatively, cooperatively, and collegially with staff, parishioners, volunteers, and as a team member.
To apply, please submit the following to or click apply now.
  •  Cover letter
  • Resume
  • List of 3 references