Director of Youth Ministry – Salinas, CA

Compass Church is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. They need a director who is passionate about Evangelism and discipling teenagers through Sunday and midweek small and large groups, camps, special trips, etc.

Compass Church has a main campus with a 1,500 seat worship center and 2 satellite campuses. We are non-denominational (under the umbrella of ECO), an orthodox, Bible believing, Jesus-centered people.  See our Statement of Faith and dynamic worship on our website.

Benefit Package:

  • Sun-Fri (Saturday off) – 50-60hrs. a week
  • Salary Range: $75,000 +full medical/dental; 4 weeks vacation and 2 weeks study leave, book and other allowance, 5% of salary into retirement account.
  • Additionally, reimbursable allowances: auto, books, continuing education, and business expenses
  • Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in Religion or significant experience in a full-time Youth Ministry


  • Teach middle school and high school each hour on Sunday mornings.
  • Oversee the recruitment of middle school and high school adult leaders.
  • Build relationship with students and adult leaders
  • Promote Christian service through age appropriate service projects.
  • Lead middle school and high school Summer and Winter trips.
  • Hospital calling as needed.
  • Rotate leading Sunday night services.
  • Manage the youth budget within the guidelines of the approved budget and adhere to the purchasing policies of the church
  • Organize and run the annual “Turkey Trot” youth ministry fundraiser


  • Visionary
  • Self-Disciplined
  • Self-Motivator
  • Innovative & creative
  • Strong speaking skills
  • Recruiting of volunteers
  • Organized and able to multitask
  • Solution-oriented
  • Positive attitude and a positive approach to problem-solving.
  • Relational skills
  • Sense of humor because laughter is a big part of the climate at Compass.
  • ‘Extra mile’ person who does not have a ‘silo’ mentality and will help in big projects like Christmas On Main Street.
  • Deep prayer and devotional life.

Qualified candidates, please send your cover letter and resume to or by clicking apply now.




Youth Pastor, Benicia, CA

New Harbor Church in Benicia, California, is searching for a Youth Pastor.


  • Must have a mature and growing relationship with Jesus
  • Must show a faithful pursuit of the leadership characteristics listed in 1Tim. 3
  • Must subscribe to the constitution and doctrinal statement of the church
  • Must have a healthy knowledge of the gospel, and the Word of God
  • Must possess an ability to connect with students and parents relationally
  • Must possess organizational and administration abilities


  • Weekly preaching to the Middle School and High School students
  • Continued management and growth of the Small Group Ministry
  • Recruiting and training the youth leaders
  • Oversee the current campus outreach ministries, and continue to establish a stronger presence on all the surrounding campuses
  • Maintain a well-planned, carefully balanced program throughout the year coordinated with the church calendar
  • Plan and execute our summer camp, and any other weekend retreats
  • Effective and consistent communication with the parents of the students
  • Preach and participate in Sunday morning worship services when asked
  • Attend worship services, and other events of church as time allows
  • Continued personal growth through conferences, reading, and networking


  • Report to: The Lead Pastor, and the Elder over youth
  • Position(s) Supervised: Youth Leaders, and youth interns


  • Salary and benefits will be based on experience

Please apply by emailing your resume and cover letter.