[To read the introductory post on this topic, as much of this advice builds upon and flows from the principles laid out in it, click here.]
Here is the first post on organization: Youth Work 1-A: Organization and the Congregation
And here is the second: Youth Work 1-B: Organization and the Pastor
And third: Youth Work 1-C: Organization and the Family-Parents
6. Should we have youth officers?
I think this is a bad idea. To reemphasize that youth work is to be parent and pastor led, I would quote from my initial post on the principles of youth work:
Parent and Pastor Led– God ordained parents and pastors to shepherd the youth of a congregation, for . . . Read All