Director of Youth Ministry
Saint Andrews United Methodist Church
Qualifications • Spiritual maturity in the Christian faith; • A genuine love and appreciation of youth; • Understanding how to motivate parents and church members to become partners in youth ministry; • A minimum of 2 years combined college and personal experience in Christian ministry with youth; • United Methodist background preferred. Specific Duties: • Lead the Youth Advisory Council in planning, organizing, and coordinating Youth Ministry; • Recruit, equip, and train teachers and volunteers for Youth Ministry; • Coordinate and participate in Sunday evening Youth Ministry programs; • Develop and coordinate special programs for youth including, but not limited to:  An annual summer mission week for youth (i.e., Lake Junaluska Young People in Mission);  An annual weekend spiritual retreat for youth;  Annual programs during Advent/Christmas and Lent/Easter;  An annual Back to School event for youth;  Outings such as Conference and District Youth events (Pilgrimage, etc.);  Lock-ins, game/movie nights for youth;  Service projects (highway clean-up, etc.);  Fundraisers (car washes, serving/clean-up for church suppers, etc.) • Provide nurture and recognition during transitional times (graduation, etc.); • Provide basic pastoral care to youth and their families; Salary: This position averages 10 hours per week.
Posting Dates: 
01/01/2019 to 03/01/2019
Job Type: 
Part time
Job Category: 
Church, Ministry
Contact Name: 
Vann Spivey
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