Youth/Children’s Minister


West Chicago Bible Church

WEST CHICAGO, Illinois United States

West Chicago Bible Church is excited to be considering applicants for a full-time position of Youth/Children’s Minister. WCBC is a small to medium sized congregation of disciples of Jesus Christ who are committed to glorifying God through the power of the gospel and by knowing, understanding, and living out the precepts of scripture. We encourage applicants to visit the church’s website to learn more about doctrines we are committed to (What We Believe and What We Teach), review the current bulletin, listen or watch recent sermons, or even scan our latest quarterly newsletter.

• A mature believer, who rightly divides the scriptures, and demonstrates and models principles through his daily life
• Meets the elder qualifications as listed in 1 Timothy 3, Titus 1, and 1 Peter 5
• Demonstrated experience/ability in working with High School, Jr High, children’s ministry
• Adherence to the What We Teach document
• Engagement in the fellowship of a church
• Ability to work within a team and under the leadership of the Senior Pastor and the elder board
• Willingness and ability to serve in the worship ministry

General Responsibilities
• Development of teaching plans (short and long term) for each level of youth/children’s ministry
• Coordinate teaching plans with Senior Pastor/Elders for entire ministry year
• Required times
o Sunday mornings 8:00 AM until noon
o Wednesday evenings from 5:00pm until 8:00pm
o As needed hours in the office, meetings, events
• Schedule regular meetings with families of youth within the church to evaluate ministry needs and growth
• Assist in worship/music ministry as agreed and needed

Specific Responsibility Details
• Management of yearly calendar of classes, events, and deployment of resources
• Plan weekly teaching
o Choose specific Bible passages or curriculum
o Coordination of curriculum printing/distribution
o Organize volunteers for various classes
• Develop team of people to be part of ministry
• Management of resources
o Organize and maintain church owned curriculum
o Organize and maintain teaching centers/rooms

Please email [email protected]

Handout: WCBC Youth Minister Job Description Feb 2021 Final.pdf