Open Ministry Opportunities

Ministry Opportunity Details

  Expiration Date: 12/31/2013

Name of Church or Agency:   First Presbyterian Church of San Leandro
180 Estudillo Avenue 
San Leandro,  CA  94577
Denomination:   PC (USA)
Governing Body:  
Phone:   510-483-2772
Available Position:   Part-time Senior High Youth Director
Position Type:   Non-Ordained
Position Focus:   Youth (Senior Highs)
Ministry Experience:   Not Applicable
Employment Status:   Part Time

Contact Information

Contact Name:   Rev. Anne Swanson
Contact Phone:   510-483-2772
Contact Address:   180 Estudillo Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577
Contact Email:
Role in Position Search:   Co-Pastor

Ministry Opportunity Description


PURPOSE: Provide leadership in ministry with Senior Highs
Be a part of the ministry team at First
Presbyterian Church of San Leandro

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Youth Director will be involved in ministry in each of the following areas:

1. Organize and direct a weekly Christian fellowship gathering for Senior Highs on Wednesday evenings.

2. Worship regularly at First Presbyterian, and lead Senior High Sunday School on Sundays at 11:00 a.m.

3. Organize and/or attend special retreats, mission days, Bay-Area rallies with Senior Highs.

4. Organize and direct a week-long mission trip in the beginning of the summer.

5. Organize and direct one-day outings/social events with Senior Highs, once every 6 - 8 weeks.

6. Encourage Senior High participation in all-church programs (Advent Celebration, All Church Retreat, work days, etc.).

7. Be in regular communication with Senior Highs and their parents.

8. Coordinate and encourage a group of adult volunteers working with Senior High students

1. 15 hours per week (on average), including preparation time and one-on-one time with students
2. Salary of $800 per month, plus $100 monthly gas allowance,
10 months per year
3. Start date: September 1, 2013
4. Allowance for youth ministry resources

COMMITMENT: We prefer a commitment of at least 2 years in order to be most effective in this position.

The Youth Director is accountable to the Co-Pastors, and to the Session through the Christian Education Committee.

PLEASE CONTACT Rev. Anne Swanson at or call 510-483-277


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