Director of Grow Ministries
Shady Grove United Methodist Church

Shady Grove United Methodist Church (Mechanicsville), near Richmond, Virginia is offering a full-time opportunity to lead a Christ-centered multi-dimensional Grow Ministries program.  We are seeking a self-starting, Spirit-driven person with a demonstrated ability to envisage, develop, coordinate and lead a comprehensive program of spiritual formation and discipleship, which includes education, nurture and small group ministry across all age groups.  The successful candidate will have knowledge of United Methodist polity with a clear understanding of Wesleyan theology and thought.  A degree in Christian education or equivalent is highly preferred, but ministry experience may be a suitable substitute.  Candidate must have a demonstrated ability to plan, organize, recruit, teach, coach and lead lay-leadership – skills generally acquired through 5-7 years of experience.  Candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office suite software and other job related applications and social media.  Organizational skills and the ability to effectively communicate through a broad variety of channels to children, youth and adults is a must.  Supervisory experience is preferred.  Salary, including benefits, will be commensurate with education and experience. For Job Description go to www.shadygroveumc.org/employment Send your resume to: Jay Kelchner, Lead Pastor, Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 8209 Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, Virginia, 23111; jaykelchner@vaumc.org

Posting Dates: 
01/28/2016 to 02/20/2016
Job Type: 
Full time
Job Category: 
Church, Administration
Church, Ministry
Contact Name: 
Jay Kelchner
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