Youth Pastor

Compass Church in Salinas, Ca, is in search of their next Full Time Director of Youth Ministries. They are looking for someone to lead, serve , and direct Middle School & High School students and their families to accomplish the Vision of Compass Church. Compass is one church with 3 location with over 2,000 church members. Compass is looking for someone who has a passion for teenagers and  a strong desire to build life changing  relationships.


Salary Range: $65-75k+ (depending on experience) full medical/dental; Church Housing is available,  4 weeks’ vacation and 2 weeks study leave, books, continued education  and other allowance, 5% of salary into retirement account.


Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree or significant experience in full time Youth Ministry




  • Teach, organize and oversee the middle school and high school mid-week and Sunday morning programs.
  • Oversee the recruitment of middle school and high school adult leaders.
  • Build dynamic relationships with students and adult leaders.
  • Lead middle school and high school summer and winter trips.
  • Provide service opportunities.
  • Manage the youth budget within the guidelines of the approved budget and adhere to the purchasing policies of the church.
  • Organize and run the annual “Turkey Trot” youth ministry fundraiser.


Skills you’ll need to have:

  • Know the Bible and demonstrate skills in teaching and living it.
  • Hard worker and passionate about youth ministry.
  • Have an understanding of the challenges facing students and parents.
  • Be a student of Scripture.
  • Full time ministry experience at a local church.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Energetic and loves to laugh!
  • Competency with computers, music, and video.

Compass Church is Located in Salinas, California. Salinas is a short drive away from beautiful beaches in Monterey and Carmel . Compass’ main campus is a 1,500 seat worship center and 2 satellite campuses. We are non-denominational (under the umbrella of ECO), Bible believing, Jesus-centered church.  See our Statement of Faith and dynamic worship services on our website  You will love being part of our staff. We have lots of Fun together and laugh a lot in our staff meetings. We have a dynamic worship ministry at our 3 locations. This is a Great opportunity for anyone who loves youth ministry. The church is located blocks away from a high school and middle school and has a long history of dynamic youth ministry.


If you’re interested in applying for this position, please apply below:


Resume, photo of self & family, and at least one teaching link or DVD to:


Tiffany Lane (Secretary for the Search Committee)


Compass Church


830 Padre Dr.


Salinas, CA   93901



Organization name:
Compass Church

Evangelical Covenant Church


830 Padre Drive


Date Posted:
July 16, 2021

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