Associate Pastor for Young Adults

Atlanta, Georgia
Sep 09, 2021
Oct 09, 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Degree Level

Role on the Team

The primary role of this position is to direct ministry and outreach to the Young Adults of NAPC and the community of Midtown as a whole.  Additionally, they will lead, along with the Sr. Pastor, within a 5:45 worship service if/when it happens. 




Supervisor: Senior Pastor

Compensation: Competitive salary commensurate with experience, as well as full benefits.

Qualifications and Skills

  • A passion for the Gospel of Christ and evident fruits of the Spirit
  • Experience and proven effectiveness in leadership, teaching, and gathering people.
  • Ability to articulate a vision for ministry to young adults, evangelistic outreach, and community engagement and to recruit volunteers in carrying out that vision
  • Flexibility and preparedness to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Willingness to take risks and try new approaches
  • A generous spirit and desire to work collaboratively with team members
  • A commitment to good communication and preparedness
  • A healthy and growing self-awareness and emotional maturity
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment

Education - Master of Divinity, minimum, and ordained or ordainable in the PC-USA



  • Young Adults
  • Teach or delegate teaching responsibilities for a Sunday School class on Sunday morning.
  • Provide overall coordination, direction, and training of a leadership team.
  • Plan or delegate the planning of Young Adults special events and social gatherings.
  • Maintain/coordinate social media presence for the Young Adults Ministry.
  • Build relationships with campus ministries at area colleges for outreach.


  • Along with the Senior Pastor, plan, provide worship leadership, and preach for a 5:45 p.m. service.
  • Coordinate volunteer logistics team for 5:45 service.
  • Teach, preach, and participate in the morning worship services as needed, under the direction of the Senior Pastor.
  • Pastoral
  • Assist the Senior Pastor and Ministry Staff in strategic planning, vision implementation, officer training, etc.
  • Participate on the Ministry Staff Team.
  • Make pastoral visits as appropriate and when requested.
  • Participate in baptisms, weddings, funerals, and Holy Communion as requested.
  • Be present for pastoral care and connection at each of the worship services.
  • Attend staff meetings/officer meetings.

If interested, please submit a cover letter with a brief statement as to why you are the best fit for this job, your resumé and several references to Kenny Kyle, Executive Director of Finance and Operations, at or by mail to his attention at North Avenue Presbyterian Church, 607 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA  30308.

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