Pastoral Assistant/Youth Director


The Pastoral Assistant leads in ministry with the youth and young adults and assists the rector in the administration of the parish; and is a leader in the community. 

Preference will be given for a degree from an Orthodox seminary.  

The candidate will have a love for the work of the Gospel.   They will need to have a healthy self-image, a can-do attitude, be flexible, resilient, have a sense of humor, be compassionate, love working with people and have good people skills.  

Strong administrative skills necessary.  Must have vehicle and expect to travel as necessary.  

Some duties of the Pastoral Assistant include, but is not limited to:

Working with the Sunday School Coordinator and Youth CommitteeTeaching Sunday School/Inquirers, catechism classSocial media/maintain/update websitesCoordinate and lead Parish ministries- Young Families/Young Adult, Men’s/Ladies, Organize/prepare meeting agendas as assignedDay to day office administration as neededAssist in coordinating cemetery intermentsAssist in the coordination of campus maintenance needs.Oversee any projects that are started on campusLead mission teamsAttend meetings as directedOpen and close church for services on an as needed basis—assist with all services as needed/appropriate

This is a great entry level opportunity to experience and be mentored in ministry. 

Full time, Salary negotiable.

To apply:  Send resume and cover letter to

Posted by

St. Justin Martyr Orthodox Church
Address: 12460 Old St. Augustine Rd, J
acksonville, FL 32258

Posted on: August 04, 2021