Ministry Assistant for Young Family Ministry (Part-time)

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Position Summary:

The part-time Ministry Assistant provides spiritual guidance and operational support for the middle school program during the bi-weekly Saturday Young Family Ministry.

General Responsibilities:

  • Lead program to serve middle school kids (2 to 4 hours every other Saturday, excluding prep and admin time)
  • Prepare materials and lesson plans.
  • Meet with pastoral staff (as necessary during the weekdays).
    • Align with church’s vision, mission and values.
    • Develop and oversee Middle School Saturday program.
    • Partner with parents to disciple their kids and co-run the program.
  • Take on related administrative tasks and responsibilities, as assigned.

Operational Responsibilities:

  • General Activities
    • Training and discipling youth towards the values of the church.
    • Oversight of bi-weekly Saturday middle school program.
    • Assist in promoting a safe, caring, and gracious environment.
    • Plan program and develop curriculum.
    • Provide support for overall ministry.
  • Saturday programs (Bi-weekly)
    • Work during the 5:00-7:00pm core meeting time.
    • Prep for programs and related materials beforehand.
    • Prep for and facilitate worship and AV (if needed).
    • Oversee check in /out and group area.
    • Train and disciple student leaders as appropriate.
    • Monitor children’s behavior and facilitate communication with parents, if needed.
    • Put away computer stations and clean-up program areas.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Enjoys interacting with middle school kids.
  • Ability to teach God’s Word to kids.
  • Maintains a growing relationship with Jesus Christ evidenced by action, attitude & behavior.
  • Reliable, trustworthy, self-starter and follows through on details.

Every Sunset Church staff must serve with a goal to fulfill the mission and vision of the church and glorify God (Acts 1:8).

If you would like to apply for this part-time Ministry Assistant position, please submit a resume and/or cover letter to

Richard Lee