Associate Pastor - Youth / Music

Sequoia Church | Manteca, California
Job Description


(Full-time salaried position.)

Student Ministry:

The Associate Pastor will spend approximately 70% of his time ministering to and preparing to teach and minister to 7th-12th grade students. Job duties include leading the Sunday morning youth bible study, Wednesday night youth bible study, planning and overseeing all ministries and events for the 7th-12th grade students, ministry to parents & families of the youth, and providing leadership to the youth leaders.


Approximately 20-25% of his time will be spent preparing for the music portion of the Sunday morning service. This includes band practice, music selection, slide preparation, various A/V duties, as well as providing leadership to the media team.

(Musical skill is a definite plus but if you lack musical skill you are not disqualified from the position. There are other non-musical pastoral duties that can replace this area. More info below.)


Approximately 5-10% (2-4 hours) of his time will be focused on office administration.

The Associate pastor will share in the ministerial responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Preaching as needed
  • Hospital Visits
  • Providing Leadership in various capacities
  • Various Administrative Duties


  • Finished or in the process of completing a Master of Divinity or equivalent.
  • In Agreement with the Baptist Faith and Message
  • Meets the qualifications laid out for pastor/elders in the New Testament.


Sequoia Church is searching for a godly, biblically qualified man, who has a heart to reach the people in the Central Valley of California, and who is a good fit with our church. We look forward to talking with you!

Experience Required
1 – 5 years
Education Required
Bachelor’s degree
Job Type

Manteca, California
Baptist: SBC
Church Size