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Youth Pastor – Montgomery, TX


Position Description:

April Sound Church in Montgomery, TX, an interdenominational, midsized, multigenerational, established church that’s growing in attendance, membership, and baptisms is seeking a Youth Pastor. Montgomery County, Texas is located an hour north of Houston around Lake Conroe. We picture ourselves as a “Town Square” church meaning that we want to
  • champion historic biblical Christianity
  • be a gathering place for believers in our area
  • Be here for the community in times of crisis and times of celebration
  • shape the culture of our community for the glory of God.
We truly care for our children and youth ministries and look forward to a candidate who will take our youth ministry to the next level.   This person will:
  • Create, cast, and implement vision for the church’s youth group that fits within the vision of the church.
  • Create values for the youth ministry and strategies that reflect and promote those values.
  • Oversee, grow, coordinate, and lead the church's regular youth programming (Sunday morning and Wednesday night).
  • Oversee curriculum (scope and sequence) for all programs, events, and classes.
  • Develop (Recruit and Equip) Youth Leaders and schedule regular youth leader meetings as appropriate.
  • Develop and execute a plan to be on school campus regularly.
  • Meet with students outside of youth group on a regular basis (emphasis on relational, incarnational ministry).
  • Develop and implement plans for keeping parents updated and included.
  • Regularly update the youth ministry’s social media platforms.
  • Displaying a Christ-like approach and lifestyle, and praying regularly for young people in the church and community.
  • Incorporating youth into various church ministries as appropriate Youth Pastor should expect to help serve the church in fulfilling its vision by attending, promoting, and supporting member meetings, staff meetings, church-wide events, and other important church functions and responsibilities.
If the Youth Pastor has giftings and interests in other areas of the church (Preaching, Teaching, Pastoral Care & Counseling, Graphic Design, etc), those could be explored and the position could be adapted to fit the giftings of the right candidate.

Position Qualifications:

  • Required: Evident relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Passion and ability to share the gospel
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field
  • Proficient understanding of challenges and needs of young people.
  • Excellent computer skills, and proficiency with social media.
  • Heart for young people.
  • Ability to lead by example.
  • Commitment to support the doctrines of the Church
  • Appreciation for engaging cultural issues with high degree of thoughtfulness and Biblical faithfulness.
  • Advantages: Previous youth ministry experience
  • An appreciation of rich traditions of the church and historic Christianity (Church Fathers, Creeds, Liturgies, etc.) that appreciates the variety of Christian doctrines while remaining steadfast in the essential doctrines of the faith.
  • Interest in Graphic Design, Social Media, Website development, Photography & Videography.
Youth Pastor Salary and Benefits • $37,000-$45,000 a year, based on experience • Beginning at two weeks vacation. • Choose your own reasonable office hours. • Relocation Assistance available Next Step: Email your resume and cover letter along with a photo of you and your family to Provide one to two links of teaching and preaching (if available).