Youth Outreach Pastor

at Hillside Wesleyan Church (view profile)
Location Dartmouth, Canada
Date Posted March 4, 2024
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time


Job Title: Youth Outreach Pastor

Reports to: Lead Pastor

Primary Role: Provide leadership, alignment, and strategy to help as many children and students to take their next steps towards becoming fully devoted followers of Christ.

Hours: 40 hrs

Hillside Church in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia is seeking a full-time (40 hr) Youth Outreach Pastor.

The Pastor will oversee all our programming for youth aged 12 to 19, oversee the outreach plan for our schools, and will also oversee a portfolio that matches their giftings. This could be overseeing the Worship/Tech Ministries or overseeing the Hillside Kids Ministry.

Key Responsibilities:

Youth (50%)

  • Lead the coordination and facilitation of engaging weekly youth group
  • Recruit, train, and lead a group of student and adult leaders
  • Lead outreach programs at local high school (weekly lunch program/student fellowship)
  • Love the students. Pastor and engage in their lives
  • Help to integrate the student ministry into the overall ministry of the church
  • Partner with parents for the effective discipleship of their teens
  • Attend conferences with youth once or twice per year

Option 1: Worship Ministries (40%)                

  • Planning and leading all aspects related to music for services
  • Recruiting and training musicians & technical team members
  • Services and events coordination

 Option 2:  Hillside Kids (40%)

  • Lead and assist ministry leaders regarding curriculum, leader recruitment and development, scheduling, and encouragement
  • Recruit, train, background check, and schedule Nursery volunteers
  • Participate on teaching rotation (2 or 3 times a month)

 Ministry Administration (10%)

  • Attend staff meetings
  • Manage Hillside Social Media
  • Manage Hillside Youth budgets

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