Part-Time Youth Minister in Hartford, KY

Institution: East Hartford Baptist Church

Location: 1309 Clay St., Hartford, KY 42347

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted: July 15, 2019

Type: Part Time (with possibility of Full Time)

Contact: Andy Gowins, (270) 298-3400

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East Hartford Baptist Church is Seeking a Part-time, bi-vocational youth minister (this position has the possibility of becoming full-time) to provide the opportunities and education necessary for those in this congregation under the age of 18 to develop into spiritually mature, fully committed Christ followers.

We practice a Team Ministry concept, therefore, administrative and management skills are a must; and experience in working on and with ministry teams desired. The successful candidate will be tasked with administrating and managing a ministry not simply providing oversight and spiritual care to the youth of the church (this is but a portion of the job).

We are theologically and biblically conservative; a socially and economically diverse congregation; casual dress, contemporary worship service, with a wide spiritual maturity range. EHBC is a growing church reaching a young, unchurched demographic. The successful candidate will oversee a youth group of 40-50+ middle/high school students and a youth ministry team of 8-10 volunteers.

East Hartford Baptist Church is located in Hartford, Kentucky (approximately 20-25 miles south of Owensboro, KY and 45-50 miles north of Bowling Green, KY) in Ohio County Kentucky. Please visit us at or on Facebook at East Hartford Baptist Church.

Qualifications include: a bachelor’s degree in youth ministry, education, or other related fields (or working toward such a degree); at least two years of relevant experience preferred; strong work ethic; self-motivated; proven ability to recruit and retain volunteers; and adeptness in Microsoft Office. Job requirements include but are not limited to: working with grades 7-12; preparing Sunday morning and Wednesday night programming; coordinating and recruiting volunteers; working with special events, including VBS; and other general pastoral care needs.

Send a cover letter and resume to Dr. Andy Gowins, Pastor, at References will be requested of final candidates. Resumes will be accepted through August 31, 2019. Compensation is negotiable and dependent upon experience, education, and need.

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