Bivocational Youth Minister (or Youth & Music Minister)


Calvary Baptist Church

Tyler, Texas United States

*Note: This can be combined with our open Music Minister position for higher pay.

Calvary Baptist Church is located at 6704 Old Jacksonville Hwy in a fast growing area of Tyler, Texas. We are a Southern Baptist Church and also part of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, and we adhere to the Baptist Faith and Message 2000. We are a church of about 75 dedicated members (as of December 2021), and we have steadily grown over the past year, with the addition of 14 new members in 2021. On Sunday mornings, we typically have a blended music service, with a full praise band, utilizing gospel centered truth from hymns of old and new music alike to lead our congregation in worship, which is followed by expository preaching. We are an elder led congregation and currently have 4 elders, one of which is our lead pastor. We also have a deacon body that tends to the physical needs of our church.
Calvary also has 2 different schools that meet on our campus. One is Venture, which is a homeschool co-op, which has over 250 students, and Bridgemark School which is a full-time school that has over 100 students.

Job Summary:
The Youth Minister will effectively lead and organize an active youth ministry through the avenues of biblical teaching, worship, fellowship, evangelism, and discipleship with a focus on those that are 7th-12th grade in our congregation.

Job Description:
-Lead Wednesday Night Youth Bible Studies
-Organize monthly events for fellowship
-Recruit and train volunteers to assist in the youth ministry as needed
-Organize and promote all summer activities to include summer youth camp and possibly a mission trip.
-Establish relationships with youth to help them grow in their faith
-Counsel the youth spiritually
-Oversee the youth ministry budget
-Attend weekly staff meeting
-Seek for the overall growth and edification of the entire church
-Submit to the guidance and vision of the Lead Pastor and elder body
-Other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor
Job Qualifications:
-Have been obedient to Romans 10:9 and have followed in believer’s baptism by immersion after conversion
-Not be a recent convert (have been a Christian for at least 5 years)
-Have a sense of God’s calling into ministry
-Have a growing relationship with God, reading His Word and praying daily in your own personal life
-Be a self-motivated leader, capable of developing a vision for youth ministry, communicating that vision to others, and recruiting others to join you in accomplishing that vision.
-Be a strong communicator and organizer
-Be dependable to work hard with minimal supervision

If interested, please email a resume to [email protected]

Email resume to [email protected]