Director of Ministries

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $58,000
Maximum: $63,000



Start Date


Application Deadline



1001 Beech Street
East Palo Alto
United States


Position Title: Director of Ministries (Executive Staff member), Full-time

Reports to: Executive Director

Supervises: Program Staff

Compensation: $58,000- 63,000 DOE annual salary; Full medical benefits; 15 Vacation and 3 Sick days per year


The Director of Ministries position is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the support, planning, administration and reporting of Bayshore Christian Ministries programming. In addition, this position serves as a member of the Executive Staff (see below for further information).

Pastoral Responsibilities

  • Pray regularly for the ministry
  • Provide pastoral support to staff and BCM community (students and their families) as needed
  • Refer staff and ministry team members to other counselors, groups, or organizations when appropriate

Program Management Responsibilities

  • Supervise, train, and support all program staff as they plan and implement their respective programs
  • Coordinate and compile quarterly and end-of-year program evaluations for all programs; develop program evaluation tools and processes as needed
  • Prepare and provide oversight of program budgets
  • Provide cross program coordination, i.e. quarterly logistics meetings

Executive Staff Responsibilities

  • Participate in all Executive Staff meetings as well as Board meetings
  • Participate in organizational decision-making including policies, procedures, strategic planning, etc.
  • Represent BCM at presentations and meetings
  • Participate in fundraising for the ministry (i.e. major donor appointments, thank you calls, grant reporting)
  • Be actively involved in networking with other relevant organizations and churches in the community


  • Minimum 5 years experience working in a church or Christian ministry setting (youth pastor, campus ministry director, church elder)
  • Minimum 5 years management experience (i.e. overseeing direct reports)
  • Experience working with urban/at-risk youth
  • Desire to see youth come to Christ
  • Deep commitment to the mission of the organization and agreement with the Statement of Faith
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, Power Point, and email

Preferred Qualifications

  • College degree
  • Bilingual (Spanish)
  • Experience working in a nonprofit organization
  • Experience developing junior staff members
  • In order to reflect the community we serve, Latino, Pacific Islander, and African-American candidates are encouraged to apply

There will be a 30-day probationary period and a 90-day review.

Please note: Only resumes with cover letters will be considered.


Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

Email resume with cover letter to Rolando Zeledon, Executive Director. Only resumes with cover letters will be considered.