Youth Director


Mt. Hebron Missionary Baptist Church “The Mount”, located in Garland, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, Texas is seeking a person called by God to lead its Youth programs. The Mount is a historically African American church with a diversity of people and cultures. The church enjoys an average weekly attendance of over 800 people with a youth population of approximately 100 students/young adults.

Position Overview

The Youth Programs Director must be a person led by God and able to implement and direct activities for the various elements of the youth vision at The Mount. The youth ministry is comprised of grades 7 through 12.

Job Classification

Full Time

This person must possess the skills to:

  • Increase youth attendance and weekly participation

  • Take the young adults on the next step in their journey to enjoy a personal relationship with God

  • Assist in preparing the youth to establish and commit to a consistent prayer life

  • Plan and conduct weekly Sunday morning youth worship services


  • Have a clear and open calling to serve the Lord in youth development/ministry

  • Strong leadership, problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Previous experience in a youth ministry program

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Energetic, punctual and a team player

  • Demonstrated ability to engage with parents and integrate their involvement into the youth programs

  • Ability to collaborate across ministerial teams within the church

  • Integrate all youth activities into a managed cohesive program


Provide leadership across several youth programs

  • Back-to-School

  • Beaux and Debutantes

  • Kids Across America

  • Bible Drillers

  • College On-boarding

  • Develop a communication program to stay connected with college students

  • Coordinate with the church Scholarship Committee

  • Establish weekly bible study

  • Pray with and for the youth

  • Monitor high school academic progress thru the parents

  • Develop a communication program to keep parents engaged and informed

  • Provide leadership to all weekly activities including Youth Sunday worship services


This position is accountable to the Senior Pastor of the church.

How to apply:

Interested candidates should submit:

A cover letter addressing your interest in this position, and

  • A copy of your resume

Please email your cover letter and resume to:

Final candidates must consent to a background check, including criminal history, drug test and a credit check. All information will be treated as “Confidential” and for “Official Use Only”.

Thank you for your consideration of this exciting opportunity!