Job Opportunities

Youth Pastor

Religious | Presbyterian Church in America

Westminster Reformed Presbyterian Church
Suffolk, VA 23434



Posted: May 17, 2023

Application Deadline: Sep 1, 2023


Position Summary

The Youth Pastor at Westminster Reformed Presbyterian Church is responsible for leading and developing the team of staff and volunteers who reach, teach and care for students in 6th-12th grades. The Youth Pastor helps students discover their identity in Christ, share their faith with others, develop a Biblical worldview, and serve the church and community.


  • Cultivate relationships with middle and high school Students for the purpose of leading them into a personal and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Cultivate relationships with parents and equip them to carry out discipleship in the home
  • Provide pastoral care for 6th – 12th grade students and their parents
  • Ensure the vision and structure of Youth Ministry facilitates the church’s Vision, Mission, and Core
  • Values
  • Promote the integration of students into the general life and ministry of the church
  • Promote intergenerational relationships
  • Lead, organize, and develop the weekly ministry to middle and high school students
  • Recruit, lead, and develop Youth Ministry volunteers
  • Lead and organize events, retreats, summer camps and mission trips for students
  • Coordinate with Children’s Ministry Director and Discipleship Pastor to develop and maintain a
  • cohesive ministry for families
  • Actively participate in the leadership and planning of MODGNIK (MODGNIK is an annual youth
  • retreat organized mostly by PCA Youth Pastors throughout Virginia)
  • Continue education in order to develop as a pastor
  • Supervise and work with any supporting Youth Ministry staff
  • Participate in staff life by attending meetings and staff events as required
  • Support and serve at church-wide initiatives and other events as required

Pastoral Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the preaching rotation and the administration of the Sacraments
  • Perform shepherding visits, weddings, and funerals as needed

Salary: $30K-$59K



  • A visible and growing love relationship with Jesus
  • Attend worship regularly and maintain a consistent devotional life
  • Aspires to serve middle and high school students in the local church
  • Ordained or ordainable in the PCA
  • Strong command of the Scriptures and an engaging teacher
  • Understanding of current trends in American youth culture
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence
  • Eagerness to learn and a teachable spirit
  • Demonstrated commitment to personal emotional health
  • Team player who works effectively under own initiative
  • Administrative, budgetary, and organizational skills

How to Apply

  1. To apply, please submit the following via email to
  • Cover letter and resume
  • 2-minute video introducing yourself

Primary Contact: John Martin


Phone: 7575390540

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