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  • is United Methodist
  • has an average worship attendance of 350

Job at Jamestown United Methodist Church

Director of Youth Ministries - Full-time

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: FULL TIME DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRIES
REPORTS TO: Senior Pastor
DIRECT REPORTS: Ministries Assistant & Media Communications
POSITION OVERVIEW: Provide spiritual development and discipleship formation opportunities for youth (grades 6-12) through study, fellowship, service and worship.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Sunday mornings: Build relationships with youth by attending worship, oversee youth Sunday school classes and invite youth to participate in youth activities. • Sunday evenings: Plan and implement youth activities in conjunction with the Youth /council. • Wednesday evenings: Plan and implement youth activities in conjunction with the Youth Council and church staff. • Small Groups: Develop and implement age-level small group activities and studies for youth and provide oversight to adult volunteers. • Special Events: Plan, attend and oversee special youth events and mission trips in conjunction with the Youth Council. • Provide oversight, direction and support to the Youth Council. • Plan and distribute an annual program/event calendar in coordination with the Youth Council. • Maintain regular communication with youth, parents and volunteers. • Develop and manage annual budget. • Attend staff and applicable church meetings. • Recruit volunteers on Youth Council. • Educate volunteers and parents on the Safe Sanctuary policy. • Leverage social media and technology to communicate with youth, parents and community. • Demonstrate an intentional focus on inclusion for all. QUALIFICATIONS:
• A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience. • Strong organizational and communication skills including use of social media. • Strong skills in leadership, planning, interpersonal relations and program development. • Strong knowledge of the Bible and essential Christian beliefs including UMC doctrine. • A dedication to the church and ministry covenant promoting diversity, support and community.

Jamestown United Methodist Church