Director of Youth Ministries
Fuquay-Varina UMC

Gifts and Roles
-A faithful disciple of Jesus Christ who is passionate about discipling 6th-12th grade students.
-Articulates a Wesleyan perspective of faith clearly and with vigor.
-Gifted in leading and engaging a group of 50-150 students.
-Works with the Pastor of Christian Formation in co-leading the youth ministry.  This includes, teaching at Sunday Night Youth Ministry “Lifeline,” developing curriculum and direction for Wednesday Night “Life Groups”, weekly leadership of Sunday School, and planning events and retreat opportunities.
-Gifts for teaching: the Director of Youth Ministries will be engaged with teaching middle and high school students, developing and writing curriculum, planning retreats, etc.
-Skills in administration including event planning, email marketing, social media, etc.
-Trains and equips adult leaders and parents as the primary faith developers for students.
-Initiative to take on projects, implement new ideas, and set long-term and short-term goals.
-Schedule flexibility for Sunday morning, Sunday nights, Wednesday nights, weekend retreats, mission trips, etc.

Professional Expectations
-A full-time position with benefits.
-Education in Ministry preferred (including M.Div.).  
-Experience leading and developing youth ministry preferred.

Please email a cover letter and resume to jobs@fvumc.org with “Youth Ministry” in the subject line.  Resumes will be accepted through January 20, 2014.

Posting Dates: 
11/27/2013 to 01/20/2014
Job Type: 
Full time
Job Category: 
Church, Ministry
United States
Contact Name: 
Rev. Kevin Johnson
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(919) 552-4331