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  • is United Methodist
  • has an average worship attendance of 250

Job at St. John's United Methodist

Director of Youth and Recreational Ministries

Job Description

St. John’s United Methodist Church in Winter Haven, FL is seeking a full-time Director of Youth and Recreational Ministries. St. John’s is a mission-oriented church which is intentionally seeking to grow together by creating a church for all generations.

This position will develop and lead all ministries toward young people for students in Grades 6-12 and lead our Upward Sports outreach. The ideal candidate will actively recruit, equip and appreciate a group of volunteers in order to grow these ministry opportunities.

Currently the youth ministries have gatherings for study, prayer and fellowship on Wednesday evenings. In the spring, we have a 10-week, indoor soccer league for children ages 3 - 11. Additionally, during the summer, the youth ministry participates in camps and activities at MOUNTAIN T.O.P. and the Riverside Camp and Retreat Center.

The ideal candidate will have a growing relationship with Christ, good interpersonal skills, an acceptance of the Wesleyan/Methodist theological view of grace, and a strong desire to lead the youth and recreational ministries, which have a great foundation upon which to build.

This position includes salary, pension benefits, continuing education funds, and generous vacation and holiday time. An Associate's Degree or higher is required. A Bachelor's Degree is ideal. We are open to entry-level candidates who are teachable in spirit.

For more information or to submit your resume, please contact the Youth Director Search Committee, at [email protected]

St. John's United Methodist

"We are a Community in Mission." As a Biblical functioning community based on Acts 2, our goal is to be a witness by making God known through Jesus Christ. Every endeavor in which we
engage is an opportunity to practice being a community in mission, whether here in Winter
Haven, Costa Rica, Mountain Top, Boca Raton, Key West or other areas identified by our Annual