Job Openings

The United Armenian Congregational Church is always seeking highly energetic people to join their leadership. Browse below our current openings.

Youth Pastor

Posted: January 22, 2021

Description

The United Armenian Congregational Church (3480 Cahuenga Blvd. West, Los Angeles) is seeking a highly energetic Youth Pastor for approx. 20 hrs per week.

Purpose

To plan and execute the Jr/Sr High Youth Ministries at UACC. May also qualify to meet the Field Education requirement for an M. Div. Degree at a local seminary.

Responsibilities
  • Develop mentoring/discipleship relationships with the Jr/Sr High Youth
  • Coordinate a variety of outside and/or virtual activities to engender fellowship with and between the students on a weekly basis
  •  Teach Bible Studies each Friday evening for the Generations United ministry and providing support with organization, discipleship and leadership training.
  • Meet with the Pastor of CE regularly for Bible Study, review of the weekly activities, coordination of teaching schedules and development of future plans.
  • Be available and willing to help with the UACC camping ministries by serving attending camps and retreats as a counselor to provide oversight and build relationships with the campers.
  • Be available and willing to attend CE Board meetings as needed.
  • Submit detailed monthly reports to the CE board for review.
  • Provide support for Sunday morning Sunday School programs for Jr./Sr. High youth.
  • Provide support and leadership for the ministries and programs of the Armenian Evangelical Youth Fellowship (Regional and National) and establish rapport with local ministries and institutions.
  • Manage all youth social media posting in cooperation with the UACC Office Coordinator and Media Manager.
Note
  • The above activities will necessarily take place remotely, as required per health/safety guidelines, but it is expected that the Youth Pastor will be able to flexibly transition to in-person gatherings when appropriate.

Qualifications
  • Is spiritually mature, faithful and available to Jesus Christ for service
  • Has ability to articulate a personal, saving faith in Jesus Christ.
  • Bilingual speaking ability (preferred not required).
  • Seminary student or graduate (preferred, not required)
  • Has demonstrable teaching skills.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational skills.
  • Can relate well to both youth and adults in the congregation.
  • Previous ministry experience with youth (preferred, not required)
  • Is able to work cooperatively in a team ministry environment
How to apply

Interested parties should apply through the church office via email at uaccfamily@uacc-church.org.

Details

Hours: 20 per week
Compensation: TBD, commensurate upon experience
Reports to: Pastor of Christian Education
Apply: uaccfamily@uacc-church.org